Octans has expertise and experience of several years of working on open source scripts. With a team which is dedicated and versatile it helps in open source customization of various products to suit your needs by creating templates, adding custom modules or changing the product functionality. We provide Open Source Customization services on different products to suit our client's needs. Octans is capable of doing any type of customization and modifications in these scripts. We can install and Module and Plugging which are available as Modules for these scripts

What is it

Open Source is a Code which is created by open community and available for free to use and modify! In simpler words, Open Source Software is free, openly distributed and available software that guarantees the right to read, customizes, redistribute and use the same. Open source solutions dominate the web world today and some of the largest websites like Yahoo, Google and many more others are using open source software. Our team of experienced professionals is experts in open source customization and open source integration of open source applications like oscommerce, zencart, Joomla, Mambo, CRE loaded, PHPFox etc. Open source customization is a highly polished skill and needs years of experience and our team has loads of experience to handle it to perfection.

Benefits of using open source

Development time and cost decreased by over 40% Cost savings typically varies from 40% to 50% compared to a product developed from scratch, depending on the complexity of customization Software comes with rights to modify.

Complete flexibility for meeting specific needs (not available with proprietary software)
Vendor neutrality
Enhanced portability
Availability of quick fixes and feature enhancements
Availability of large pool of source codes from the Internet


Open source systems are low cost as you pay for service only and not for software. These are open platforms and easy to customize. Most of the open source software uses LAMP-Linux, Apache, Mysql, PHP platform. Migration from one system to another open source system is very easy.