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[Discuss] OpenERP and general Linux support for nonprofit

On Fri, Jul 18, 2014 at 6:24 PM, Drew Van Zandt <drew.vanzandt at>

> Hi all. .. Just wondering in general if there are folks around who could
> bid on an RFP (when we get around to writing one) for general Linux support
> and also for OpenERP setup and support for the artisans Asylum, a nonprofit
> Makerspace in Somerville.   I am off the opinion that open source is more
> consistent with the organization mission than other solutions,  but of
> course we have to do due diligence.

?I would agree that Free/Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS) is a natural
fit with a Makerspace !

?I'd at least consider bidding on support, but suspect ERP deploy requires
specialist expertise or a lot of trial-and-error !

?Are you looking for OpenERP aka ODOO <>
in particular, or ?anything FLOSS with ERM/CRM, or is the focus on Resource
Planning to schedule machine time ?

?Eric Chadbourne <cc:> on this mailing list has a project . I did a first-look code audit for Eric, it's
pretty decent looking. If that's all you need, there are two of us locally
so no SPOF.

?For OpenERM <> I suspect one of
the consultants on could help, I can poll them if you're

Bill Ricker
bill.n1vux at

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