Members directory

Our members provide a variety of support and services around Free & Open Source technology.

SME Members

2nd QuadrantOxford2nd Quadrant is the world’s leading authority on the open source PostgreSQL RDBMS, backed by team experience and certifications on Oracle, MySQL, Teradata, Progress, Informix, Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase. We provide a range of services that underpin the Database Lifecycle of PostgreSQL implementations.

AccellierCheltenhamAccellier helps small and medium sized businesses (start-up to 200 users) accelerate results and realise tangible business benefits. Many businesses approach us when they are struggling with ineffective manual processes; inadequate customer outcomes; people trapped behind too many Excel spread sheets; old/inappropriate applications; no workflow and limited collaboration; data overload, no real information; no management dashboards and limited reporting; operational costs are too high. Our services cover: Business Consulting; Business Process Consulting; Business Process Improvement and Automation; Data Analysis. Our open source applications cover: Customer Relationship Management (CRM); Enterprise Resource Management (ERP); Marketing Automation; Application and Systems Integration; Workflow and BPM; E-learning; Collaboration; Business Intelligence; Reporting; Voice and SMS Applications and much more. Our customers are UK and international.
We are a UK business, with an offshore development and consulting team in India.

Birmingham Open Source SolutionsBirminghamSupport and development of systems using FLOSS stacks. From high performance email systems to world-spanning database herds, Birmingham Open Source Solutions manages pragmatic FLOSS deployments.

Bramble HubLondonBramble Hub connects private sector suppliers with public sector organisations through government procurement frameworks.

Catalyst IT Europe LtdBrightonWith businesses in New Zealand, Australia and the UK the Catalyst IT group delivers open source software based solutions to clients across the world. We are specialists in a number of open source solutions including Moodle, TotaraLMS, Mahara, Drupal and Koha ILS.

credativ LtdRugbyCredativ is an industry leader in the provision of services for free software. With more than 40 open source experts, credativ has one of the largest teams of its kind in Europe, many of whom are Debian developers and actively involved in contributing to free software projects worldwide. credativ has experience in both large scale projects and niche implementations.Annually assessed for excellence and continuous improvement against the Trustmark+ quality standard for the IT industry by CompTIA, credativ is committed to providing a high quality service, supporting all major projects and Linux distributions; services include consultancy, technical advice, qualified training and personalised support.

EmbecosmLymingtonEmbecosm provides open source software engineering services for electronic hardware modeling and embedded tool chain development.Our particular speciality is GNU tool chain development for pre-silicon ASIC designs using models of the hardware. This allows earlier embedded application development, which also becomes part of hardware verification. The result is higher quality silicon and shorter time to market.

FlaxCambridgeIf your business depends on customers or staff finding information quickly and accurately, you need effective search and text analysis.We’re experts in all aspects of search application development, with decades of experience in the field and a reputation for quality. Flax provides independent open source search solutions based on the Xapian, Lucene/Solr and Elasticsearch platforms. We also release our own open source software including powerful monitoring and classification systems.Using open-source search software we can provide your business with a search solution that is reliable, accurate, fast and economical to develop and grow. Our expert team will work with you to identify key requirements and to solve your search needs.

Fry-ITLondonFry work across many industry sectors, though we’re best known in the Education, Healthcare, Charity and Mobile Operator marketplaces. We provide solutions and consultancy based on Open Source to a variety of clients including Oxford University, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Orange and the Department of Health.

Hyperscale ITLondonHyperscale IT are a data centre hardware reseller and integrator. Specialising in white box hardware and Open Compute solutions, it delivers to customers at any scale. Applying modern thinking and employing the latest practices great efficiencies can be sought compared to today’s standard.

Omnis Systems Ltd

OpusVLRugbyEstablished in 1999, OpusVL provide solutions based on professional Free & Open Source software.
Core products include Flexibase (cloud application framework), Odoo (ERP system), Govstrap (Public Sector website) and cloud management technologies including networking, containers and virtualisation.
These are provided through a blend of four delivery areas: Consultancy & analysis, software application development, infrastructure & servers, support & maintenance.

parliament hill computersWatfordParliament Hill Computers will provide you with high quality Open Source help in the areas of: system management; Internet services; bespoke application development, support and training.

Source Code ControlKent

Source Code Control specialises in building business processes to manage risks in open source software applications developed in-house or by third party suppliers. We help organisations who develop or modify software become responsible software organisations who can transparently demonstrate to their customers how they avoid passing on risk and keep customers protected.

Open source software code risk, although a technical problem, the risk created is a business risk with business implications.

The Learning Machine LtdTamworthTLM is an Awarding Body regulated by Ofqual, the regulators for qualifications in England Wales and Northern Ireland. TLM is endorsed by eskills, the Sector Skills Council for Business and IT that ensures qualifications meet the needs of industry and employers. TLM is responsible for developing and managing a new and innovative family of qualifications called The INGOTs. INGOT is an acronym, International Grades Open Technologies reflecting a commitment to qualifications that are related to open systems, open source software and open content.

Transitiv TechnologiesWolverhamptonTransitiv Technologies consultants provide our customers with access to the skills needed to design, develop, deploy and maintain Linux, Unix and Open Source software within their enterprises. We specialise and have extensive experience in the design, implementation, customisation and support of Open Source enterprise grade network monitoring systems such as Nagios, Icinga and Cacti. Transitiv provide expert support up to 24/7 , consultancy, training and development for business critical Open Source applications running on a wide variety of operating systems.

Zedcore Systems LtdSheffieldWeb application development. Specialists in document management, online recruitment and systems integration. Zedcore power the websites, intranets and recruitment systems for several NHS Trusts, a trade union, plus hundreds of hotels and various bespoke e-commerce applications.

Individual Members

Daniel Atten Stoke-On-Trent
Barnie Giltrap Coventry
Self employed IT consultant providing support to Windows set-ups with Open Source additions
Chris Puttick Oxford
CP1 Associates provides holistic information consultancy and CIO services for companies that do not need a full-time CIO or have an interim requirement.
Joe Henstridge Salisbury
JH IT solutions
Robert James (RJCN Associates) Liverpool
I am a freelancer working as a consultant and developer for SMEs. I’m also involved in the specification and installation of hosted VoIP telephone systems. I recommend and use Open Source solutions wherever possible. I’m also a founding member of Axiom Tech.
Robert Newcater Hemel Hempstead
Sulayman Conteh Leeds
CEO of Conteh`s Interactive School Of Technology ( The Gambia ), an IT institution starting soon. Operating as tertiary education.
William Williams Sydenham
I am a open source Evangelist for 18 years

Associate Members