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    Open-Source Web Development for Social Change

    OpenConcept defines itself as a “not-only-for-profit” company, seeking to make a difference in the world and on the web.

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    Web Accessibility is complicated, ATAG is necessary

    ATAG guidelines provide a structure for authoring tools to find ways to easily produce accessible content.

    Learn more about ATAG

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What we do

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We are Drupal experts who provide our clients with customized web solutions that are highly accessible and secure.

Why you should hire us

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A skilled team, proven expertise and exceptional delivery are among the reasons to trust OpenConcept with your Drupal projects.

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    PSAC is one of Canada's largest unions, committed to defend access to quality public services and to social justice. OpenConcept was hired for website development services for the redevelopment of the PSAC National website and integration of the Unionware API.

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    CUPE’s website was migrated to Drupal 7 and completely redesigned. The project involved multilingual development with accessibility improvements and security enhancements, development of a tool for campaigns and workshop registration management. 

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    Parks Canada project consisted into migrating the site onto Drupal and deploying Government of Canada's WETkit.

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    OpenConcept has developed an open-data portal to evaluate forecasts performance using Drupal.

  • The SSC needed to upgrade form Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 and took this opportunity to go through a complete redesign of their site, as well as the development of new functionality that was not well handled by the previous version of their site.

  • Ontario Job Opportunity Network (JOIN) needed to update their website to demonstrate leadership and excellence in accessibility and meet AODA WCAG 2.0 Level AA requirements. OpenConcept was ideally suited to provide the expertise needed and build this website in Drupal 7.

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    The BAF needed to develop an effective web presence with a high level of Accessibility compliance for providing its target audience with the user-experience adapted to user with disabilities. The work included a redesign (including logo design) and redevelopment of the old website.

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    ATSTAR (Assistive Technology: Strategies, Tools, Accommodations & Resources) is an online curriculum designed to improve educational outcomes for students with disabilities by helping teachers learn to use assistive technology in the classroom. OpenConcept developped a new platform in Drupal 7 to allow ATSTAR to meet WCAG 2.0 requirements level AA.

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WHAT IS DRUPAL?

Drupal is an open-source software that allows you to easily organize, manage and publish your content, with an endless variety of customization. 

WHY DRUPAL?

Drupal is a highly secure and scalable tools that powers some of the busiest sites and can be adapted to any visual design. 

DRUPAL COMMUNITY

Drupal is constantly improved by a community of one million users that contribute to make it a cutting-edge platform.

Latest News

02/05/2016
OpenConcept is happy to announce the acquisition of all web assets from Calgary-based OtherData.
19/11/2015
The new version of the world’s most widely adopted, enterprise open-source digital experience platform is out today.
18/11/2015
OpenConcept has developed an open-data portal to evaluate forecasts performance using Drupal.

Events

Make Your Website Easily Accessible with Drupal 8 29/02/2016

Accessibility in Drupal 8 has come a long way since Drupal 7. Drupal 8 has added extensive support for accessibility in...

CodeFest 4: Together for A Better Web 18/02/2016

CodeFest is an open event for public servants, WET contributors and collaborating organizations. It is the annual...

Sustainable UX: Digital Design vs. Climate Change 09/02/2016

A free online event exploring how experience designers, content strategists, product owners, information architects, ...

From the Blog

Beyond CSR: Can Business be a Force for Good? 11/07/2016

This article was initially posted on July 7, 2016 in the Green Ottawa: Gateway to a green, sustainable...

Real change is possible with software in GoC 06/07/2016

This article was initially posted on July 5, 2016 in the Ottawa Business Journal.

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What's a Backup? (It's a Restore!) 07/03/2016

Backing up your data is a critical process for any business, and as computers become more ubiquitous in our daily lives...

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