OPENCOLLAB is a South African software development company, established in 1999. We have successfully delivered bespoke developed products, student administration systems, learning management systems and reporting solutions to various clients in the education and government sectors in South Africa and abroad.  But our expertise doesn’t end there.

Through close collaboration with clients from various sectors, we develop, support and consult using an array of technologies and leveraging open-source frameworks and tools. Our skills and experience cut across systems design and architecture, development, support, project management, training, integration, migration and implementation.

Our solutions and services span the full range of the software development cycle. The results are scalable, enterprise-strength applications, capable of growing with your business.

We have a well-established service model for supporting geographically dispersed clients in remote areas of South Africa, and have also managed to work efficiently with clients and partners located in other time zones and on other continents..

Our ever-growing team incorporates developers, solution architects, business system analysts, a database administrator, project managers, scrum masters, project advisors and a business intelligence expert.

At the end of it all, OPENCOLLAB is a brand that clearly expresses a continuing commitment to using collaborative methods and open-source technology to deliver world-class services and best-fit solutions.

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Revolutionary solutions for the digital student


Collaborating with various specialists to pioneer smart software solutions in support of the digital education experience


• Respect • Collaboration
• Courage • Commitment • Simplicity

General Software Development Services

Requirements Analysis
Analysis and Design
Applications Development
Applications and Systems Architecture
Application Support
Applications Integration
JAD session facilitation
Project Management
Database Administration
Scrum and Kanban
Data Migrations

The Team

Martilene Orffer (Managing Director)
Martilene Orffer (Managing Director)
Garth Airey (Service Delivery Manager)
Garth Airey (Service Delivery Manager)
Beth Keytel (HR Manager)
Beth Keytel (HR Manager)
SW Genis (ERP Product Manager)
SW Genis (ERP Product Manager)
Elsabe Botha (Business Development Manager)
Elsabe Botha (Business Development Manager)
Francois Campbell (Teaching, Learning and Portal Product Manager)
Francois Campbell (Teaching, Learning and Portal Product Manager)


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Belvedere Office Park, Bella Rosa Street,
Rosenpark, Bellville, South Africa
Phone: +27 21 970 4000
Fax: +27 21 914 3098
Email: info@opencollab.co.za
Qmuzik building,
cnr of Leonie and Von Willich Streets
Doringkloof, Centurion, South Africa
Phone: +27 12 640 3517