Competent and strong partners

Success is always the result of positive and close collaboration. Although we are able to offer a large number of services ourselves, it is still important to develop synergies as part of close partnerships and support, and drive the development of Open Source software.

Free Software Foundation Europe

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We support the Free Software Foundation Europe!

Its work is based on a community of volunteers, supporters, and donors.

Get involved! Your donations give the FSFE the strength and independence it needs to allow them to work on providing free software where it’s needed.

Hochschule Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences

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credativ GmbH works closely together with the Hochschule Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences.

As part of this partnership credativ GmbH regularly provides two lecturers in the subject of electrical engineering and IT on an ongoing basis.

Linuxfabrik GmbH

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Linuxfabrik GmbH is a start-up from Zurich, founded in 2016, which aims to design software solutions with the greatest possible customization based on Linux and Open Source software.

For larger projects in Switzerland, the credativ GmbH German Open Source Support Center provides the necessary support where required.

Microsoft Corporation

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credativ® has been a certified Microsoft silver partner since 2003. In addition, credativ® creates the images of the free operating system Debian Linux for the Microsoft Azure Cloud platform.

Red Hat, Inc.

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Thanks to its decades of experience in the Open Source market, credativ® also provides comprehensive support and numerous services for Red Hat.

As a Red Hat partner, we are able to provide you with the best possible service. Whether installation, administration, training, or security checks – our experts are always available.

SUSE, Inc.

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Our SUSE partner status gives us complete access to the SUSE knowledge base to be able to offer you the service that you need for your infrastructure.

The partnership with SUSE means that our experts always have access to the latest information.

The Linux Foundation

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Linux is our operating system of choice and a stable base for all our projects.

The Linux Foundation is the guarantor and organizer of the continued development of the globally successful Linux platform, which also funds the development of the Linux kernel.

As an active member of the Linux Foundation, we network closely with international developers and also contribute to the Linux Foundation ourselves.


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Thomas-Krenn.AG is our hardware partner and a leading German manufacturer of individual server and storage systems as well as a provider of data center solutions.