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Companies Using curl in Commercial Environments

Lots of companies use curl/libcurl in their commercial products, or simply use curl/libcurl for inhouse work. This list is incomplete.

  1. 16 Software offers IcyScreen
  2. 1C Company uses curl in 1C:Enterprise 8
  3. ACCESS uses libcurl to build their Netfront Browser NX for embedded systems.
  4. Actuate uses libcurl in BIRT Analytics
  5. Adara Networks
  6. AddLive used libcurl - now purchased by Snapchat
  7. Adobe - Acrobat Reader 7.0 for Linux, Flash Player 9 and 10 for Linux, Mac OS X and Solaris. Adobe GoLive, Flash Media Server, Adobe AIR, Dreamweaver, Contribute, Fireworks and more...
  8. Aditiva
  9. Adknowledge, Inc - internal software
  10. alaTEST - uses libcurl internally
  11. Altera uses libcurl
  12. Altova uses libcurl
  13. Ananse Productions use curl
  14. AOL UK - uses curl for an "easy installer"
  15. Apple ships curl with Mac OS X, uses it in iOS and in iTunes and various other products.
  16. Archivas - Performance and Scalability tools
  17. ATX - We use libcurl in our software so that the customer can connect to our server to update the software.
  18. AT&T Connect uses libcurl
  19. Autodesk uses libcurl in their Infrastructure Map Server
  20. Avaya one-X Deskphone uses libcurl
  21. Bang & Olufsen uses curl in their BeoVision television sets.
  22. BBC use libcurl to make parallel service calls in their PAL framework
  23. Bietfuchs - german ebay-Sniping-Service
  24. Biicode is a user
  25. Bitcartel - RadioLover on Mac OS X
  26. Blackberry (formerly RIM) uses curl (and c-ares) in Blackberry 10 and more.
  27. Blizzard uses libcurl
  28. Bloglines.com
  29. Blue Digits - VM Rover (voicemail client)
  30. Blue Security - Blue Frog
  31. BMW - in car systems.
  32. Bosch uses libcurl in "Car Multimedia" used in a large amount of car brands and products
  33. Broadcom Advanced Control Suite for Linux uses libcurl
  34. bwin uses libcurl
  35. C Tech Development Corporation uses libcurl
  36. Candela Technologies - LANforge-FIRE
  37. Canonical's Landscape uses libcurl
  38. Carestream Health uses libcurl in VIParchive (storage management platform for medical images and information) curl and libcurl are used to post messages to web services like the XDS service defined by IHE.
  39. Cascade Data Systems - AppGenerator
  40. CatchFIRE Systems
  41. CERN - Toolsuite quattor
  42. CheckPoint - ZoneAlarm (on Win-XP) uses libcurl and so does ClusterXL
  43. Chevrolet includes the curl license in their "2013 Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual"
  44. Chronos uses libcurl as a WebDAV & CalDAV engine primarily. We also use it to publish, unpublish, and subscribe to remote vCal files over FTP, FTPS, and SFTP.
  45. Cisco - Cisco NM-CUE (Cisco Unity Express) on Linux, Cisco AnyConnect, Cisco Active Directory, Cisco Jabber for iPhone and for Windows, Cisco Security Agent, Cisco ACE XML Gateway and more.
  46. Citrix Receiver uses libcurl
  47. CLAAS Tractor SAS - uses libcurl in an Update "agent" (Windows Update like) for our own tractor diagnostic tool. This application runs on Windows.
  48. Comcast uses libcurl in XFINITY TV.
  49. Contactor Data AB
  50. CounterPath uses libcurl in CounterPath Bria 3 for Windows
  51. Cybernetica AS - in our time-stamping software
  52. Datasphere S.A. - uses libcurl in ongoing developments of banking data transfer products.
  53. Datordax uses it for their web shop
  54. Denon - in the AVR-X4000 Network receiver.
  55. DesignQuotes uses libcurl for internal API calls and running cron jobs.
  56. Device Scape uses libcurl in their Curator Client.
  57. Digium - uses libcurl as part of Asterisk
  58. EdelWeb
  59. EFS Technology uses libcurl in their LaserNet product.
  60. Eiffel Software uses libcurl in EiffelStudio
  61. Electronic Arts uses libcurl in their games Need for speed world and Game Face.
  62. Emsoft - EmBrowser on Linux
  63. Enigma Software uses libcurl in SpyHunter
  64. Euroling uses libcurl for web-crawling in their SiteSeeker
  65. Epson uses curl in printers.
  66. Ergon Informatik AG - is using libcurl for part of the reverse proxy functionality in Airlock WAF.
  67. ESRI uses libcurl
  68. etikett.de
  69. "At www.expandtalk.se we use curl for several projects"
  70. Eye-Fi uses libcurl in their manager software
  71. E2E Technologies Ltd - We use libcurl in our product E2E Bridge since many years to access http, https, ftp, sftp, ftps, ldap and ldaps resources.
  72. F-Secure - Anti Virus on Linux
  73. Facebook - uses libcurl via pycurl in their Tornado web server
  74. FalconView uses libcurl.
  75. Feitian Technologies uses libcurl in an IOS browser which supports SSL protocol with hardware certificate.
  76. FriendFeed - their Tornado web server uses the Pycurl binding
  77. FMWebschool's Grab-It
  78. GeekDrop "makes extensive use of curl for all sorts of things, from Social Network sharing to database backing up to DropBox, to a plethora of other uses."
  79. GRIN uses libcurl in their game Ghost Recon
  80. Groopex
  81. Grooveshark uses it all over the place
  82. focuseek - searchbox
  83. Gambit Communications uses libcurl in MIMIC WEB Simulator
  84. Games Workshop uses libcurl in the Warhammer 40,000 game.
  85. Garmin - Linux-based Nüvi navigation devices
  86. GipsyMedia Ltd - DigiGuide on Windows
  87. Google - Google Earth, Google Desktop, Chrome OS, Google Music, the Youtube app on iOS and Android
  88. GoPro uses curl in HERO6 and other products.
  89. Haxx
  90. HP uses libcurl in printers.
  91. Hitachi Vantara uses libcurl in HCP Anywhere Core Software
  92. Heynow Software - uses it on various products developed for customers.
  93. Hitachi uses curl in their Hitachi Data Systems’ Products
  94. Honeywell uses libcurl in GDC
  95. HP uses it for "Insight Management", HP Smart Update Manage and more
  96. Huawei uses curl
  97. HTC uses libcurl in the 3G microcell
  98. inSORS
  99. IBM - Uses BOINC for world community grid. BOINC is using libcurl.
  100. ideelabor.ee
  101. Idruna Software Inc - Idruna Pocket Phojo and Idruna Photogenics HDR
  102. Id Software used libcurl in Doom 3
  103. Infomedia Business Systems Division - AutoLedgers
  104. Informatica PowerCenter uses curl
  105. Information Handling Services - internal file transferring processes
  106. Insignia uses libcurl in a TC/Blu-ray combo
  107. Instagram uses libcurl
  108. Intel uses libcurl in Intel System Management Software
  109. Internet Security Systems - Proventia M Series
  110. Intra2net AG - Intranator
  111. isee systems
  112. Jajja Communications uses it internally
  113. Jawbone
  114. JET - "We are using libcurl at JET, the nuclear fusion experiment based at Culham Laboratory in the UK. HTTP is used as a transport for initialising and collecting data from a number of instrumentation systems. We are using libcurl to perform the data collection from the systems onto a central data warehouse"
  115. JLynx Software
  116. JVC uses curl in television sets.
  117. Kajala Group Ltd.
  118. Kaleidescape uses libcurl
  119. Karelia - Watson on Mac OS X
  120. Kaseya uses libcurl
  121. kencast inc. - "uses libcurl in a scripting extension library. We also use it in our upload/download manager module in our product."
  122. Kerio Technologies uses curl in Kerio MailServer
  123. Kongsberg Spacetec uses libcurl in distributed processing and remote file transfer products
  124. LassoSoft uses libcurl in their Lasso Professional product.
  125. lastpass uses libcurl
  126. LG uses libcurl in TVs.
  127. LifeSize Software uses libcurl in its Communicator Traversal Server
  128. Linden Lab makes Second Life
  129. Machina Networks - Xinergie Client Framework on Windows
  130. Macromates uses libcurl in their Textmate text editor.
  131. Macromedia: see Adobe
  132. Magic TV uses libcurl
  133. Matrix Science uses libcurl in Mascot Parser
  134. Mandiant Memoryze uses libcurl
  135. MandrakeSoft - rpmdrake on Linux
  136. Marantz uses libcurl in their SR7008 AV Surround Receiver and blu-ray players
  137. Mazda - used in several navigation systems
  138. McAfee/Network Associates Inc - Virex on Mac OS X
  139. MediaAnalys/Viva Media uses curl for scanning customers' web sites.
  140. Mellanox Switch Management System uses curl
  141. Mercedes-Benz uses curl in almost every car model.
  142. Metaio - Junaio App uses libcurl
  143. Micromuse Inc.
  144. Microsoft ships curl as part of Windows 10, they uses curl in vcpkg for non-windows platforms and libcurl for .NET's HttpClient.
  145. Miniclip
  146. Modio
  147. MokaFive, Inc
  148. Momento uses libcurl
  149. Moodstocks uses libcurl internally and as part of the Moodstocks SDK, both to call our API and to download static files with libcurl-multi.
  150. Motorola - I am not sure where it is used, but curl tarball is in ClearCase so it must be used somewhere :)
  151. Mozilla uses libcurl in the Firefox crash reporter and in Firefox OS phones.
  152. Music FX Live uses libcurl
  153. Nagarsoft uses libcurl in their product PhraseExpander
  154. NASA uses curl: We are using curl to support NASA’s mission and vision
  155. Neptune Labs - DataShift on Windows
  156. Nest uses libcurl
  157. Netflix uses libcurl
  158. Netgear uses libcurl at least in their ReadyNAS product.
  159. Netiq uses libcurl
  160. Network Mail
  161. Neuros Technology uses libcurl in their OSD device.
  162. Nintendo uses it their Nintendo Web Framework
  163. Nortel's Rls 6 Telephony switch. "NFC (network file copy) API was rewritten for Linux using curl library"
  164. Office2office Plc - posting Invoices and Purchase Orders
  165. OKTET Labs Ltd - have added libcurl RPC to our Test Environment product
  166. One Laptop Per Child ships every XO laptop with curl and libcurl installed.
  167. Onkyo uses libcurl in their Network A/V Receiver TX-NR626
  168. On Technology - iCommand 3.0 on Windows
  169. OpenLogic includes curl and libcurl in their so called Certified Library of open source.
  170. opsmate
  171. Optimsys uses libcurl to manage HTTP and HTTPS traffic in our OptimTalk platform
  172. Oracle uses libcurl in the MySQL Enterprise Monitor, in Endeca amd MySQL Workbench
  173. Outrider
  174. Palm uses libcurl in the Palm Pre.
  175. Panasonic uses libcurl in some model(s) of TVs
  176. Pandigital uses libcurl in their networked digital photo frames
  177. Parrot uses libcurl in their DIA product
  178. Passiv Systems uses curl in the PassivHub and PassivController
  179. Pelco uses libcurl
  180. Philips uses curl in TVs and Blu-ray players.
  181. Pioneer uses libcurl in Blu-ray players.
  182. Plogue uses libcurl in Chipspeech
  183. Pocket Gems uses libcurl
  184. Polaroid Corporation, USA - "Curl Uploader Server".
  185. Polycom uses curl in their RealPresence Group Series Software
  186. Pure Storage uses libcurl in their Purity Operating Environment
  187. Quest uses it in Big Brother Professional Edition
  188. QVD uses libcurl on Android
  189. QNX - QNX CAR 2 uses libcurl
  190. RBS
  191. Research in Motion - see Blackberry
  192. Retarus Network Services GmbH - fax outsourcing tool Faxolution for Windows.
  193. Riverbed uses libcurl in Stingray Traffic Manager
  194. ROBLOX
  195. Rockstar Games uses libcurl in Grand Theft Auto, credits video
  196. Rolltech, Inc - commercial media player application on Android
  197. RSA Security Inc
  198. RSSS
  199. Samsung uses libcurl in DVRs and TVs, and is present in their Android build tree for their phones
  200. SanDisk uses libcurl in their Sansa Connect mp3 player. (Info on internals)
  201. SAP uses libcurl in their SAP Conversion Agent
  202. SAS Institute - JMP
  203. SEB uses the .NET binding.
  204. Sharp uses libcurl in their Elite LCD TVs
  205. Siemens uses libcurl "as part of a big Telco product"
  206. Silicon Landmark uses libcurl in a variety of internal and customer projects on MacOS X, Linux and FreeBSD
  207. Sjphone uses libcurl,
  208. Slingbox uses libcurl
  209. SmithMicro uses libcurl in MotionArtist
  210. Snapchat
  211. Sony uses curl in their Bravia Internet Video Link product, Sony Bravia TVs and Blu-Ray players. And Playstation 4
  212. Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux uses libcurl
  213. Source Remoting - VSS Remoting
  214. Splunk uses libcurl
  215. Spotify - uses libcurl
  216. Steambird - using libcurl in one deployed freebie product ('Love Invaders') and all current (commercial) products in development, on Linux and win32.
  217. Sun - Sun Explorer uses curl for HTTPS upload support.
  218. SurfEasy Inc uses libcurl
  219. Swisscom - We use the php binding for the php written Application Core where curl is needed to propagate outstanding account manipulations to relay servers via https.
  220. Symantec's WinCE version of LiveUpdate
  221. System Garden - Habitat
  222. Tango Mobile Application uses libcurl
  223. tasvideos use libcurl for its search and Youtube uploader.
  224. Tellabs 7190 Element Manager and Tellabs 7194 NMS use libcurl
  225. Telstra - uses libcurl in their T-Hub "home phone of the future"
  226. Telvue uses curl
  227. Thumbtack - we use curl via PHP for connecting to a ton of external APIs, such as Yahoo Boss, Paypal & Verisign, and love it.
  228. Tilgin - uses libcurl in their Mood series IPTV settop boxes.
  229. Tomtom uses libcurl
  230. ToolAware makes PackageForge
  231. Toshiba Corporation uses curl in TVs and Blu-ray players.
  232. Trend Micro uses libcurl in their HouseCall virus scanner.
  233. Tribalmedia - iShell
  234. Trion Worlds
  235. Tiempo de Espera, S.L. (tds-solutions) tdBOX on Windows XP.
  236. Unisys uses libcurl in ClearPath Libra products and more
  237. UniPlot uses curl
  238. Unity3d uses libcurl to implement http functionality in the editor and in some games
  239. ustream uses libcurl in their iOS Broadcaster and Viewer
  240. Valve uses libcurl
  241. VETport uses CURL
  242. Vivisimo - Content Integrator
  243. Vmware - VMware View Open Client
  244. Voddler uses libcurl in their client for streaming video.
  245. Volition Inc uses libcurl in their game Saints Row: The Third (see credits)
  246. Vuo
  247. Wump Research & Company a fundamental "hand tool" for moving data
  248. Xilinx uses curl
  249. XonaSoftware
  250. Yahoo (via the PHP/CURL binding, see PHP at yahoo), used by https://search.yahoo.com and https://babelfish.yahoo.com
  251. Yamaha uses libcurl in AV Receivers and Blu-ray palyers
  252. Xerox uses curl in ConnectKey.
  253. Yubico uses curl in validation servers and clients.
  254. Zimbra uses libcurl in their Zimbra product.
  255. Zixcorp
  256. Zonar Systems LLC - ZonarCom 3
  257. Zyxel uses curl in their Digital Media Server
  258. Z2 uses libcurl in z2live