Digital Engineering + complete Opensource Solutions

Independent IT partner with SME experience for your IT projects 

License-free open source solutions or paying for classic software with a license?

Your situation and goals are key to the answer. Opensource is also used by Google, facebook, Microsoft and many more. Quality, communities exist in both, more independence and lower costs with open source.

Independent partner with IT and SME experience

  • Combines Business, Digitalisierung and Users
  • Complete innovative IT-Solutions from Tolksdorf.digital
  • Digital Engineering, IT management, project management, consulting
  • Long-term partnership and cooperation


More about Tolksdorf.digital

Opensource Solutions: complete, innovative, customizable

  • Server platform as an easy-to-integrate basis
  • Operating platform for application software

Opensource Navigator


​An SME innovation project by Rainer Tolksdorf
  • Purpose: Proof of the suitability of Free Open Source Software (FOSS) for everyday business and innovation
  • This website uses the server and operating platform with artificial intelligence (opensource and chatGPT[1]  )
  • Hosting as a private cloud solution from Tolksdorf.digital GmbH at Hetzner in Germany
  • Was created by Rainer Tolksdorf with license-free opensource software

[1] This functionality is used in the publicly inaccessible parts of odoo and nextcloud.



The philosophy 

Enabling independence and freedom of choice

 
Free choice of computer


Our solutions run on computers that users like and chose freely

  • PC, Notebooks
  • Apple Mac
  • Chromebook
  • Smartphones and Tablets

 
Free choice of operating system


Our solutions run on operating systems that IT and users like to use

  • Windows
  • Apple MacOS, IOS
  • Linux

 
Free choice of environment


The servers run where management and IT consider it right and secure

  • Own IT environment in the company
  • In the data center (own private cloud)
  • In a public cloud

Architecture, processes, applications

Server-Plattform 
  • Completely license-free solution
  • proxmox virtualization, Docker, Portainer, backup
  • Reverse Proxy (Cloudflare, Caddy, Apache)
  • Linux Operating System (Debian, Ubuntu)
  • Nextcloud Hub
  • Private Mailcow E-Mail Server (Option)
  • Integration Cloud (Google, Microsoft) and Data Storage
  • Internet domain management with Cloudflare or Hetzner (not opensource)
  • Virtual workplaces


Operating-Plattform
  • Completely license-free solution
  • LibreOffice (compatible to Microsoft Office)
  • Apps for Nextcloud Hub: Intranet, CRM, Projects, Collaboration, etc.
  • e-Learning (Akademy)
  • odoo as one ERP solution for two locations in Kreuzlingen (CH) and Konstanz (DE) incl. Swiss SMB- and German SKR04-chart of accounts (alternativly  SKR03),
    >> Overview
    >> CRM, Website, Newsletter-Marketing, Lead-Management
    >> Project Management, Warehouse, Timesheets
    >> Wages, banking, taxes and receipts in extra solutions


Processes, applications, customizations

 
Server-Platform


Secure - Connected - Expandable

Operation always under your own control at your premises or at the data center 

License-free open source software

Including documentation and access for independent administration

  • Linux: Debian and Ubuntu as lean, extremely reliable operating systems for servers and clients

  • Univention Corporate Server (UCS) for managing IT infrastructure and domains

  • Nextcloud Hub: Secure data storage and collaboration without compliance and security risks

  • Proxmox und TrueNAS: Provide data and applications securely, networked and scalable

  • n8n: Automation, Workflows and Integration

  • AirByte: Data Integration, artificial intelligence
     
  • Mailcow: private Mailserver 

 
Operating-Platform


Collaboration + Corporate Management

Standard Apps und Anwendungen aus einem Guss die gemocht werden

Lizenzkostenfreie Opensource Software

Inklusive Dokumentation und Zugänge zur eigenständigen Verwaltung

  • LibreOffice and Collabora Online
    license cost free MS-Office alternative

  • Digital market cultivation 
    Easy to use odoo - solution for CRM, Marketing, Newsletter, Sales, e-Commerce, Service, Projects, Websites and e-learning

  • Business management usind license cost free
    odoo Community Ressource Planning (ERP)

    >> Digital market cultivation

    >> Finance and general ledger

    >> Projects and Production

    >> Portal and Collaboration

    >> Internet of Things (IoT)

    >> odoo-App-Store


Customizing, Digital Engineering


Massgeschneiderte Orchestrierung von Lösungen

Individuelle Entwicklungen und Erweiterungen für besondere Bedürfnisse

Bezahl-Upgrades auf Opensource Software

Inklusive Entwicklungsdokumentation und Installationshinweisen

  • Mobile and Portal-Solutions

  • Paid odoo standard apps, odoo Enterprise or Online Edition

  • Agile, cost-efficient individual projects:
    odoo developments, marketplaces, platforms and ecosystems from mindset.swiss for more growth

Independence through open documentation

  • Projects and solutions are described briefly and transparently so that you or your partners can use and manage the IT systems independently.


Tolksdorf.digital supports and uses open source software

  • Strengthening independence
  • Significant advantages such as stability and low costs


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