Who we are¶
We are the copyright holder of the Lino framework and other Free Software products. You can use our software for free. We don’t use copyright for preventing you or anybody from using our products. We ask money only when you want us to give you professional support. See our business model.
As the copyright holder we want our software to remain free to use for everybody forever. We will fiercely protect its reputation against defamation and plagiarism.
We are the motor of the Lino community.
Rumma & Ko OÜ is (still) the most important actor to provide services around Lino. They live from providing Lino hosting and application developer services to their customers. Besides this they also maintain the Lino framework and support research.
Here is the list of organizations we recommend to contact (in the given order unless you have some preference):
C2D is a hosting and ICT solutions provider in Liège, Belgium.
Code Gears is a hosting and ICT solutions provider in Amel, Belgium.
Switcom is an ICT solutions provider in Eupen, Belgium.
AbAKUS it-solutions is a hosting and ICT solutions provider in Eupen (Belgium) and Luxemburg.
d-Systems OÜ is a hosting and ICT solutions provider in Tartu, Estonia.
Nex Data Systems OÜ is a hosting and ICT solutions provider in Pärnu, Estonia.
ExcellentServ is a hosting and ICT solutions provider in Giza, Egypt.
wpj s.r.o. is an ICT solutions provider in Vrchlabí (Czechia).
If you want to be listed in above directory, then simply contact us. The condition for getting listed is your motivation and ability to provide the specified services and, last but not least, your permission to be listed.
While Individual contributors agreed to be listed with their contact data, the following contributors just did not yet give us their permission to be mentioned here (or we didn’t yet ask for it). We don’t consider first names as something private. Before giving your permission to publish your full name here, please consider that this step cannot be undone. If –for whatever regrettable reason– you would decide to no longer be on this list, we would of course remove you from the currently visble version, but you would still remain visible in the Git history of this document (for example here) until the end of time since this content is published under the BSD license.
Paul was Luc’s employer during the first 8 years and never stopped believing in TIM and later Lino. As an experienced IT solutions provider he provides professional Lino server hosting and promotes Lino Welfare in Belgium.
Gerd contributed more than 20 years of testing, advice, ideas and end-user training. for Lino Welfare and the Lino framework in general.
Elmar contributed more than 20 years of trust and political support. He sustained Lino on the political level and gave constructive feedback at the management level.
Mathieu contributed more than 5 years of trust and political support.
Alexa has contributed more than 600 hours of volunteer work for testing and training.
Thomas contributed many hours of business advice.
Bruno contributed many hours of business advice.
Ralf contributed many hours of business advice.
Stany contributed many hours of technical and business advice.
Thierry contributed many hours of business advice and customer analysis.
Mads Michael contributed advice, analysis and testing about accounting features and the general organization of our community.
Alicia provided constructive end-user feedback (Lino Welfare)
Andreas gave constructive end-user feedback and consultation on accounting and marketing questions.
Hubert gave constructive end-user feedback (Lino Welfare)
Hugh gave constructive feedback on web design and philosophical questions.
Joe gave advice, analysis and code contributions.
Johanna gave constructive end-user feedback (Lino Avanti).
Lydia gave constructive end-user feedback (Lino Tera).
Melanie B and Melanie L gave constructive end-user feedback (Lino Welfare)
Merike gave valuable feedback on technical and infrastructural questions.
Otto gave valuable feedback on technical questions.
Ralf gave competent feedback on marketing questions
Roger gave lots of ideas on marketing (Lino Voga)
Sven contributed analysis, testing and user feedback (Lino Voga)