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Why choose open source developers?

In the dynamic world of web development, choosing the right tools and technologies is paramount to delivering exceptional solutions to clients. At Pivale, we have made a conscious and strategic decision to embrace open source software and become open source developers. This choice not only aligns with our core values but also brings a strategic advantage to our clients.

Open source software is absolutely fundamental to the stability of the web as a whole. The ability for our open source developers to review source code ensures that your website or software is built upon a foundation that doesn't contain malicious code and adheres to the most stringent security practices. It also allows our team to tap in to and expand upon the expertise of a global community of open source developers who are all working towards a more secure and standardised web.

Open source software typically has better longevity and reliability than the proprietary software you can purchase from a single vendor, reducing the risk to your business when a vendor abandons a service, changes their business model or worse, goes out of business.


Proprietary solutions often come with hefty licensing fees whereas open source software is freely available. This allows us to allocate your budget and focus development into areas that help your business, specifically.


Open source software provides unparalleled flexibility and customisation options. We can tailor solutions precisely to meet your unique requirements. Proprietary software requires you to adapt how you work to fit with what the software does and doesn't do.


The vibrant open source developers community is a valuable pool of knowledge and expertise. This collaborative environment encourages continuous improvement and innovation. We can ensure that you benefit from the latest and most robust solutions.


Open source software often enjoys a longer lifespan compared to proprietary alternatives. The collaborative nature of open source means that projects are not solely dependent on a single vendor, providing your with long-term reliability and peace of mind.


You are not bound to a specific vendor or technology stack, reducing the risk of vendor lock-in. This freedom empowers you to take control, adapt, and scale your solutions as your business evolves, without being hindered by proprietary constraints.

Our open source developers only work with the best

At Pivale, our open source developers insist on working with the very best open source tools. Our core set of tools include Linux, nginx, MySQL, MariaDB, PHP, Symfony, Drupal, Storybook, and Emulsify DS.

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