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Over 55 specialists and more than 20 years of experience

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Are you looking for the specialists for your Open Source infrastructure?

Then you have come to the right place.
We don’t just provide technical support, we also provide all the other services across the entire lifecycle of your Open Source landscape.
Open Source Support Center

Since 1999, credativ® has been recognized for providing 24/7 open source support that rivals manufacturer support.

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PostgreSQL Competence Center

All PostgreSQL services from a single source – by Germany’s leading PostgreSQL developers.

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Services

Ensuring smooth, trouble-free operation of open source software is just one of the many services we offer.

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Solutions

Find tailor-made solutions to suit your infrastructure here: monitoring, spam and virus protection, backups, and more ...

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The credativ®
Open Source Support Center

Our answers to the most frequently asked questions:

Our support is focused on the actual needs of our customers. This means that we naturally offer more support than the traditional support offered by many manufacturers. But what’s important, and this applies for any software that is operated in business-critical areas, is that the operation is appropriately secured. This is where we provide technical support at the manufacturer level with guaranteed service level agreements.
All of our employees are experienced Open Source developers and administrators. We are the replacement for missing manufacturer support, and support the entire lifecycle of your Open Source software by means of our Open Source Support Center. We provide the necessary support and all the services for your entire Open Source stack under one roof.
Our service and support contracts take account of your interests, not those of investors. We deliberately use completely different contract and price models to those of countless international software manufacturers and are proud that our fair support offers are a solid and reliable basis for long-term and successful cooperation with large national and international customers. We also want to provide a model that is completely independent of the usual factors, such as the number of users, the number of CPUs/cores and servers used or similar limiting factors. We would be pleased to discuss further details with you personally. More about the operation of our Open Source Support Centers
We guarantee it! You receive the certainty that you need. We are always there for you. Around the clock, 365 days a year. You can find more information under 24x7 support.
Don’t worry! We operate without an intervening call center. You receive direct access to our Open Source specialists. You can reach our support via central dispatching by phone, ticket system, or email. You can find more information under Availability.
Our Open Source Support Center is located in the Federal Republic of Germany and all our technical specialists are employed on a permanent basis. We provide both national and international support, in German or English as required.
Our technical support covers a range of popular Open Source projects, which are often operated in business-critical applications. You can find a selection of the projects supported by our Open Source Support Center in our software overview. More information is available under Software.
Absolutely! When a technical fault occurs, the cause needs to be determined quickly and precisely, and eliminated, or at least an initial workaround needs to be found. That’s why we offer guaranteed service level agreements for availability as well as for different response times.

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The credativ® core competence trusted by global players: open source competence for your business

Viactiv
Hochschule Niederrhein
ITZ Bund
Native Instruments
Swisscom
Bechtle
Universitätsklinikum Bonn
Davero
Deutscher Wetterdienst
Picard
Deutsche Post
Thalia
Regio IT
Empirica Regio
Debeka
DPD
Pearl
Viactiv
Hochschule Niederrhein
ITZ Bund
Native Instruments
Swisscom
Bechtle
Universitätsklinikum Bonn
Davero
Deutscher Wetterdienst
Picard
Deutsche Post
Thalia
Regio IT
Empirica Regio
Debeka
DPD
Pearl

Anyone who develops Open Source software themselves …

… is clearly a specialist. As a member of the international Linux Foundation, credativ® has been providing professional services and support for Open Source software in the Enterprise environment for over 20 years.

We regularly develop individual solutions based on various Open Source projects for our countless satisfied customers. Our focus is on the area of infrastructure and covers virtually the entire scope in this environment.

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Careers at credativ®

For 20 years, credativ® has been stepping in to fulfill the role of an often unavailable manufacturer for numerous open source projects. The company is a member of the Linux Foundation and provides professional level-3 support together with all services that are essential to their customers’ open source environments

Does that sound exciting? It is!

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