Kangaroot for the public sector

Open Source for Public Sector

Since the Tallinn Declaration in 2017, open source technologies, communities, and methodologies are becoming more and more important in the public sector. 

The Kangaroot services, from advice, to implementation and support, can help you in achieving your new IT challenges. 

It is our goal to unlock open source technology and open source innovation for the public sector. We establish this by maintaining a portfolio of public tenders & partnerships. 

What's in it for you?
  • Enterprise-grade support
  • No tender process – fast time to market
  • Very competitive pricing
  • Easy to order

Expertise in Government

Kangaroot has been an established name in the open source world for over twenty years. We already assist many government agencies with their open source environments in Belgium & since 2023 also in the Netherlands. In addition to strategic advice and design, we support open source platforms 24/7.
FOD Finance
Kangaroot Open Source bij Belastingdienst
European Parliament
Federale politie
Port of Antwerp
University of Antwerp
IBZ Federale Overheidsdienst Binnenlandse Zaken
De Lijn
Federale Politie
FOD Economie
FOD Justitie

Smals (BE)

We saw the benefits of choosing open source for database management. EnterpriseDB was chosen because we were looking for a database that was versatile enough and big enough to run what we needed! Kangaroot advices & supports us in this transition 

Kangaroot Open Source bij Belastingdienst

Belastingdienst (NL)

Collaboration with HCS company

A complex yet innovative environment where a well-functioning IT landscape is of critical societal importance. Continuity and innovation are inherently interconnected here.

Since 2024, Kangaroot supports Belastingdienst with their:

  • 24/7 support PostgreSQL Service and
  • 24/7 Support and Subscribe Application Performance Monitoring (Grafana) 

HCS company designs, creates & implements here.

Upcoming events

Exclusive for the Public Sector

Please join us in our upcoming sessions of OPEN for GOV, thé Belgian open source events for the Public Sector. During half a day we'll gather some tech updates from our partners around the table, plus you'll meet your peers around the table so you can learn from each others experiences. 

Overview of our existing frameworks

  • Smals

    Smals tender

    Since a couple of years, Kangaroot supports Smals with their Elastic & EnterpriseDB Postgres licenses in the following contracts:


    BB-001.002-2022-EU Postgres

    • Since 2015 
    • EnterpriseDB subscriptions, services, training
    • HVR migration tool subscriptions
    • Kangaroot services


    BB-001.024/2020 - Elastic

    • Since July 2021
    • Elasticsearch subscription, services, training
    • Kangaroot services, support

    Discover here whether you are in the Smals Member List to enjoy this agreement! 

  • VITO

    VITO Contract

    Currently the VITO contract is under renewal. Kangaroot is currently entering the tender process for:

    • Kangaroot consulting services
    • 50.000+ products and services
    • For cities, municipalities and OCMWs, police zones and fire brigade, government agencies, hospitals, colleges and universities, utilities and intermunicipal companies, …

    Curious to know more about these contracts? Get in touch! 

Our partners

We support you together with our partners


Hans Dillen

Talk to us

Hans Dillen, Business Development Manager at Kangaroot

For all you questions about contract details within our partnerships (mentioned above), you can contact Hans. He knows all the ins and outs of every agreement and is more than happy to guide you in your open source journey! 

E: hans.dillen@kangaroot.net 
T: +32 2 614 01 00

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