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Developer(s) openCRX development team
Initial release August 1, 2004 (2004-08-01)[1]
Stable release

5.2.2  (June 6, 2022; 7 months ago (2022-06-06))

Preview release none [±]
Written in C++, Groovy, Java, JavaScript
Operating system Cross-platform
Available in 17+ languages
Type Customer relationship management software
License(s) BSD License

openCRX is free open-source customer relationship management (CRM) software that features account, product, price, process, and activity management tools.

Product history

Christoph Mueller and Werner Froidevaux founded the openCRX project in May 2003 while working for Swiss company CRIXP Corporation.[2] The openCRX project was introduced to SourceForge on November 18, 2003[3], with a 1.0.0 open-source release eventually arriving on August 1 the following year.[1] On September 25, 2005, the developers claimed the application had been downloaded over 100,000 times from SourceForge, with that number going up to 150,000 by November 2006.[1] Version 2.0.0 of the software was released on February 25, 2008, with new features like Tomcat support, access to LDAP and IMAP, and a new address book.[1]

Nominations and Awards

openCRX was nominated in August 2010 for a CH Open Source Award for Best Open Source Contribution.[4]


Features of openCRX include[5]:

  • sales quotes and orders
  • invoicing
  • account management
  • territory management
  • activity and task management
  • incident tracking
  • bug tracking
  • campaign management
  • notifications and alerts
  • reporting
  • personal and group calendars
  • e-mail integration
  • contact management
  • booking engine

Hardware/software requirements

Installation requirements for openCRX Server include:

  • OpenJDK JDK 6 or Sun Java JDK 6.0
  • Ant 1.8.4

Refer to the installation guide for more information.

Videos, screenshots, and other media

Entities using openCRX

Further reading

External links