Web Development

Open Answers offers custom Web Application development based on leading Open Source Frameworks and Content Management Systems. We have gained considerable experience developing websites using frameworks such as Zend, Yii, Django, JQuery and Content Management Systems including Joomla!, ez Publish, OpenCMS and others.

Agile Development

Open Answers works closely with its customers, from the creation of user stories, prototyping, responding to changing requirements and the rapid development of working software.


This software combination is entirely free, open-source and therefore avoids vendor lock-in. Each component can be adapted to the underlying hardware and customized to meet the requirements as needed and is suitable for building high-availability heavy-duty dynamic web sites, capable of serving tens of thousands of simultaneous requests.

Content Management Systems

Content Management Systems allow for the creation, management, storage and deployment of web content. This can include static text, images, video, audio or interactive pages and forms. Open Answers has developed custom templates, modules, components for many of the leading open source CMSs for the Healthcare, Financial and Education sectors.

Rich, Responsive UIs

Through the use of front-end frameworks such as Twitter Bootstrap, jQuery and Highcharts, Open Answers has created rich, interactive web interfaces including dynamic AJAX data visualization elements such as charts, tickers and calculators.

Application Frameworks

To aid the rapid development of customer applications, Open Answers utilize extensible, open source, object-oriented, Model-View-Controller pattern frameworks such as Zend, Spring, Joomla and Yii.


What our customers are saying

Open Answers not only know what they're doing backwards but also genuinely care about their customers – that’s almost unique among the many IT vendors I've ever worked with.

CTO, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Open Answers specialist skills and design experience, across all layers of the technology stack, have enabled Practical Law Company to grow its delivery capability to a global scale. Without hesitation, we would recommend Open Answers as the ‘go-to’ infrastructure experts.

CTO, Practical Law Company

Open Answers has supported our growth, thanks to their substantial experience in technology architecture. Their advice is highly respected and we value their independent viewpoint, especially in appraising complex situations.

IT Director, ASOS.com

Open Answers depth and breadth of Unix expertise provides Sun Microsystems with an excellent resource, from education to support and engineering.

Sustaining Engineering Manager, Sun Microsystems

Open Answers managed services deliver high quality solutions at an affordable price point. Critically, the company has a depth of technical expertise that ensures continual high performance and high availability of business critical websites.


Open Answers continues to deliver vital technical skills that support the development of innovative, business critical web sites across British Airways.

Technical Manager eBusiness, British Airways

Open Answers experience in developing and supporting complex Unix based environments enabled us to rapidly create the dynamic www.national-lottery.co.uk site and deliver interactive online play to our customers.

Chief Architect, Camelot Group

Open Answers have always provided AirMiles with a top-quality, reliable service covering the whole spectrum from development work to hosting and operations. Knowing that the web-site is in your hand is one less thing to worry about.

IT Services Manager, Air Miles Travel Promotions

Open Answers managed firewall service delivers both the performance and high availability required by an international organisation which relies considerably on communications.

C.B. Richard Ellis