GitHub has launched GitHub Enterprise: a self-hosted GitHub for your company. GitHub is a social network for programmers.Its a web-based hosting service for software development projects that use the Git revision control system.

GitHub Enterprise has all the features you expect from GitHub: commit histories, code browsing, compare views, pull requests, issues, wikis, gists, organizations and team management, powerful APIs, and a beautiful web interface. With GitHub Enterprise, you can run those features locally, on your own server.

GitHub Enterprise features.

Support for LDAP and CAS so you can use your existing corporate authentication systems. Full system backups of all of your data. And custom server-side Git hooks if you have specific, low-level needs. We also help you set up access over HTTPS so you can be safe and secure.

GitHub Enterprise is priced at $5,000 per 20 users, per year. The package: code browsing, code review, issue tracking, wikis. No extra software to buy, no extra software to install, no extra software to manage.