Odoo – ERP and CRM

Project management software

Odoo is a suite of open-source business apps written in Python and released under the AGPL license. It is used by 2 million users worldwide to manage companies of all different sizes.

Odoo was formerly known as OpenERP until May 2014. It was rebranded because version 8 of the software introduced apps including website builder, e-commerce, point of sale and business intelligence. The software conforms to standard expectations of ERP systems, while providing additional modules beyond the coverage of traditional ERP systems.

The official Odoo apps are organized in 6 groups:

  1. Front-end apps: website builder, blog, e-commerce
  2. Sales management apps: CRM, point of sales, quotation builder
  3. Business operations apps: project management, inventory, manufacturing, accounting and purchase
  4. Marketing apps: mass mailing, lead automation, events, survey, forum, live chat
  5. Human Resources apps: employee directory, enterprise social network, leaves management, timesheet, fleet management
  6. Productivity apps: business intelligence, instant messaging, notes