Systems primary objective is to become the
leading provider of open source Enterprise
Resource Planning. "
Kalima Systems provides high-quality technology at an
affordable price with distributions based on iDempiere
Open Source ERP. iDempiere
is a derivative of Compiere
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Customer
Relations Management (CRM) enterprise-level software
Kalima Systems provides support, training, consulting
services and customization to its customers and partners
Kalima Systems contributes to software developments
Our mission is to be a catalyst for user communities of
partners and contributors.
Charles Legendre, born November 4, 1953 in Le Mans,
graduated from Telecom Bretagne.
Until 1983 he worked in the offshore oil exploration in
Africa and the Middle East.
In 1983 he created the Hexale company which become a group
of 12 IT services companies in West of France.
In 2000 he founded the company Absynt Technologies with
focus on software and open source.
In 2010 he returned to France to work as a consultant for
Orange, SFR and SNCF and together with Redhuan creates
Redhuan D. Oon,born October 16, 1961 in Singapore,
is often known as 'red1' who helped brought forth the
ADempiere community in 2006.
He has worked since 1981 in various disciplines including
writing, coaching, business and software. He presently
focus on the development the new iDempiere fork based on
OSGi technology and traveled widely to evangelise among
He is the author of the book Open Source ERP published by
Pearson 2010 and his works are housed inProject Scope www.red1.org
Kalima Systems is an Open Source Initiative (OSI)
software development project with principal focus to
create and support world class quality open source
distribution of ERP/CRM/SCMsoftware
based on iDempiere/aDempiere
ADempiere is one of the world's leading Open Source ERP.
Beyond technical innovations iDempiere: an architecture
based on OSGI, and Buckminster ZK6, the main innovation of
this project is its business model based on the creation
of a distribution "Kalima ERP" and the ecosystem created
around its plugins.
Kalima Systems will have three sources of income :
Service users (training, certification, plugins
The service partners (pre-sales support, technical
Service to large companies (quality assurance,
Competition: OpenERP OpenBravo, Compiere, Sage, SAP,
Project Road Map
ADempiere is a mature product already deployed at
major customers worldwide.
iDempiere Version 1.0 has been online on
We begin the search for funding to the success of this
We sart development of a Manufacturing and Suply Chain
plugins extension. First elements are published :
- DbfPlugin : Eclipse plugin for persistence layer
- levelDbCache : Shared objects cache with client for
C# and C++
- We are in development of Android client of
- General Objectives and Architecture documents
- Alarm management is currently in progress.
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