Terms and Conditions of Service


Welcome to Modulo Software and Jabacus.

Modulo Software Inc. (“Modulo Software”, “we”, “us”,”our”) provides Jabacus as a service on www.jabacus.com. Jabacus and the services provided at www.jabacus.com are referred to as “Jabacus”, “Our Site”, or “the Service”.


These Terms and Conditions of Service ("Terms and Conditions") govern your use of Jabacus. By using and accessing Jabacus, you agree to be bound by and comply with these TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Certain parts of Jabacus may require you to agree to additional terms or guidelines. You may not use Jabacus if you do not accept these TERMS AND CONDITIONS. For purposes of these TERMS AND CONDITIONS "you" shall mean either you as an individual or the entity on whose behalf you are accepting these TERMS AND CONDITIONS and who is afforded all rights and bound by all terms under the Agreement. You represent that you are authorized to accept these TERMS AND CONDITIONS and conditions. If you do not agree to be bound by these TERMS AND CONDITIONS in their entirety, you may not attempt to use any Modulo Software services or products including Jabacus.

3. Accepting the Terms

In order to use Jabacus, you must first agree to the TERMS AND CONDITIONS. You may not use Jabacus if you do not accept the TERMS AND CONDITIONS. You can accept the TERMS AND CONDITIONS by: (a) clicking to accept or agree to the TERMS AND CONDITIONS, where this option is made available to you by Modulo Software in the user interface for any of the Services; or (b) by actually using Jabacus. In this case, you understand and agree that Modulo Software will treat your use of Jabacus as acceptance of the TERMS AND CONDITIONS from that point onwards.

You may not use Jabacus and may not accept the TERMS AND CONDITIONS if (a) you are not of legal age to form a binding contract with Modulo Software, or (b) you are a person barred from receiving the Services under the laws of the Canada or other countries including the country in which you are resident or from which you use the Services.


All content published and made available on our Site is the property of Modulo Software Inc. and the Site's creators. This includes, but is not limited to images, text, logos, documents, downloadable files and anything that contributes to the composition of our Site.


You represent that you are of legal age to form a binding contract. In order to use certain Services, you must provide certain information during the registration process ("Registration Data"). To use certain services on Jabacus you may be required to create an account (“Account”)

When you create an Account on our Site, you agree to the following:

1. You are solely responsible for your Account and the security and privacy of your account, including passwords or sensitive information attached to that Account; and

2. All personal information you provide to us through your Account is up to date, accurate, and truthful and that you will update your personal information if it changes.

Jabacus accounts are for a single user only. You may experience restrictions or suspensions if the account is used simultaneously in two or more locations or if the user is logged in concurrently in two or more locations.

We will not be responsible or take any liability for any cost, loss, damage, or expense arising out of a failure by you to maintain the security of your Account information or your password.

We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your Account if you are using our Site illegally or if you violate these Terms and Conditions.


You acknowledge that Modulo Software may charge a fee for the use of any Service, provided that Modulo Software notifies you of any such fee that applies before you incur it. Subject to the foregoing, you agree to pay any fees incurred by you.

6.1 Sale of Services

These Terms and Conditions govern the sale of services available on our Site.

The services will be paid for in full when the services are ordered.

These Terms and Conditions apply to all the services that are displayed on our Site at the time you access it. All information, descriptions, or images that we provide about our services are as accurate as possible. However, we are not legally bound by such information, descriptions, or images as we cannot guarantee the accuracy of all services we provide. You agree to purchase services from our Site at your own risk.

Some features of Jabacus may come with associated charges or fees (“Fee”). By choosing to utilize these paid features, you acknowledge and accept the pricing and payment terms as outlined on Jabacus, which we reserve the right to modify periodically. We may introduce new services with additional fees or modify the fees for existing services at our discretion. Any alterations to pricing or subscription plans will take effect no sooner than 30 days after we provide notice to you.

We reserve the right to modify, reject or cancel your order whenever it becomes necessary. If we cancel your order and have already processed your payment, we will give you a refund equal to the amount you paid. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor your payment instrument to verify receipt of any refund.

6.2 Subscriptions

Your subscription automatically renews, and you will be automatically billed until you cancel your subscription or we receive notification that you want to cancel the subscription.

6.3 Taxes

The Fees are exclusive of GST, PST and any other similar duties, levies or taxes, which (if applicable) shall be added to the Fees at the prevailing rate.


You consent to the collection and use of your Registration Data and certain other information in accordance with our Privacy Policy located at http://www.jabacus.com/privacy.php.


By submitting feedback, ideas, ratings, reviews, or suggestions ("Feedback") to Modulo Software, publicly through web pages (e.g. forums), or privately through customer service, you acknowledge and agree that: (a) your Feedback automatically becomes the property of Modulo Software without any obligation of Modulo Software to you; (b) your Feedback does not contain confidential or proprietary information of you or any third party; (c) Modulo Software may use or disclose such Feedback for any purpose, in any way, in any media worldwide; (d) Modulo Software may have something similar to the Feedback already under consideration or in development; and (e) you are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind from Modulo Software.


You agree to not use the Service to:

(a) harm minors in any way;

(b) impersonate any person or entity, or misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

(c) engage in any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, "spamming" or "chain letters," or any other form of solicitation;

(d) stalk or otherwise harass another;

(e) transmit or make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

(f) interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service; or

(g) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law;

You agree to not upload, post, or transmit or make available any Content that:

(h) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

(i) you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information protected under nondisclosure agreements); or

(j) infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party.

You will not access any of the Services (a) by any means other than through the interface that is provided, or (b) through any automated means (including use of bots, scripts or web crawlers).

You will not override or circumvent any security components or violate any usage rules relating to the protection of materials or technology on the Service.


All right, title and interest to the Service (which includes any Modulo Software content or materials made available via the Service, the Service's look and feel, the designs, service marks, trademarks and trade names displayed on the Service) are the property of Modulo Software, its affiliates, licensors or users, and are protected by copyrights, patents, trademarks or other proprietary rights and laws. You may not use, copy, modify, create a derivative work from, reverse engineer, sell, assign, sublicense or otherwise transfer any right, of any part of the Service without the prior written consent of the respective owner.

Unless otherwise agreed to in a separate agreement between Modulo Software and you, with respect to any software that we provide to you, Modulo Software grants you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use such software provided, for the sole purpose of enabling you to use the Service in the manner permitted by these TERMS AND CONDITIONS. You may not (and you may not permit anyone else to) copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract the source code of the software or any part thereof. You may not assign or grant a sublicense of your rights to use the Software, grant a security interest in or over your rights to use the Software, or otherwise transfer any part of your rights to use the Software.


You (and not Modulo Software) are solely responsible for any fees or charges incurred to access the Service through an internet access or mobile access provider, or other third party.


You agree to only use the Service for personal purposes, and not for any unintended use of the Service. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, resell, frame, or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service's websites.


The Service may display advertisements or announcements. In consideration for Modulo Software granting you access to and use of the Services, you agree that Modulo Software may place such advertising or announcements on the Service.


You agree to indemnify and hold Modulo Software Inc and its affiliates, members, officers, agents, directors, employees, partners, shareholders, licensors (collectively defined as “Related Parties”) harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post, transmit or otherwise make available through the Service, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of these TERMS AND CONDITIONS, or your violation of any rights of another.


We reserve the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice at any time. You agree that Modulo Software shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.


You agree that Modulo Software may terminate your Modulo Software or Jabacus account and access to the Service at any time, without notice, for any reason, including but not be limited to, (a) breaches or violations of these TERMS AND CONDITIONS or other incorporated agreements or guidelines, (b) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (c) a request by you to delete your account, (d) discontinuance or material modification to the Service, (e) unexpected technical or security issues or problems, (f) extended periods of inactivity, (g) engagement by you in fraudulent or illegal activities, or (h) nonpayment of any fees owed by you in connection with the Services. Termination of your account includes deletion of your Content, deletion of your password and all related information, and files and content associated with your account. Further, you agree that Modulo Software shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your account or access to the Service.


The Service or third parties may provide links to other websites or resources. We do not endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused by your use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. It is your responsibility to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of these third party websites before using these sites.




(b) Modulo Software and its Related Parties make no warranty that (i) the Service will meet your requirements; or (ii) the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, error-free, or free of viruses or other harmful components.

(c) Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Service is accessed at your own discretion and risk, and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of any such material.

(d) Under no circumstances will Modulo Software be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Service. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content.

(e) The Service should not be used or relied upon for any general or specific application without competent professional examination and verification of its accuracy, suitability and applicability by a licensed professional engineer, designer or architect.


You expressly understand and agree that Modulo Software and its Related Parties shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if Modulo Software has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from: (a) the use or the inability to use the Service; (b) the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the Service; (c) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (d) statements or conduct of any third party on the Service; or (e) ENGINEERING DESIGNS OR PLANS PREPARED WITH INFORMATION FROM THE SERVICE; or (f) ANY ENGINEERING DECISIONS BASED ON THE SERVICE; or (g) any other matter relating to the Service.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. If such exclusion of warranties or liability applies to you, you must not use Jabacus.

By using Jabacus you acknowledge that you are required to check and verify any engineering results when applied in real-life applications. You agree that you, or any person you authorize, is adequately qualified to use Jabacus and that any output is independently verified and checked by a person qualified to do so.

As a user of Jabacus, you agree to use sufficient duty of care when using Jabacus. This includes not designing or constructing anything outside of your abilities and knowledge as an engineer. As with all engineering software, one should always question the results and perform sufficient checks that the results are logical and correct.


We may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to these TERMS AND CONDITIONS, including but not limited to by email, regular mail, text message, postings on the Service, or other reasonable means now known or developed later.


Any views, statements, advice or other information made available or expressed by third parties or users are those of the respective third party or user and not of Modulo Software. While we may seek community participation on our website through these various means, we do not endorse and are not responsible for the reliability or accuracy of any advice, opinion or statement made on the Service.


Modulo Software reserves the right to change or modify the Service, any of the terms and conditions contained in these TERMS AND CONDITIONS, or any policy governing the Service, at any time. You are responsible for regularly reviewing any updates to these TERMS AND CONDITIONS at Terms and Conditions. Any changes or modifications to these TERMS AND CONDITIONS will become binding after your continued use of the Service after such terms have been updated by Modulo Software.


Modulo Software may elect to provide you with customer support, in its sole discretion, and may terminate such support at any time without notice. Modulo Software may change, limit, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time, including the availability of any feature or content.


These TERMS AND CONDITIONS shall be governed by applicable Canadian federal laws and the laws of the Province of British Columbia, excluding any conflict of law provisions. These TERMS AND CONDITIONS shall not be governed by the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. The parties hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Canadian federal and British Columbian provincial courts located in Vancouver, BC, in connection with any dispute arising out of or in connection with these TERMS AND CONDITIONS or its subject matter, and the parties irrevocably waive any right that they may have to assert that any such court lacks jurisdiction or that such forum is not convenient. If any provision in these TERMS AND CONDITIONS should be held illegal or unenforceable by a court having jurisdiction, such provision shall be modified to the extent necessary to render it enforceable without losing its intent, or severed from these TERMS AND CONDITIONS if no such modification is possible, and other provisions of these TERMS AND CONDITIONS shall remain in full force and effect. The controlling language of these TERMS AND CONDITIONS is English. If you have received a translation into another language, it has been provided for your convenience only. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of these TERMS AND CONDITIONS or any breach thereof, in any one instance, shall not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may not assign or otherwise transfer, by operation of law or otherwise, these TERMS AND CONDITIONS or any rights or obligations hereunder. Any such purported transfer or assignment will be void. Subject to the foregoing sentence, these TERMS AND CONDITIONS shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and assigns. These TERMS AND CONDITIONS constitute the entire agreement between the parties concerning the subject matter hereof.


Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns at info@modulosoft.com.

You can also contact us through the contact form available on Jabacus.


Term and Conditions last updated: Nov 1, 2023