Our List of the Best Custom Software Development Companies in Germany

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  • *instinctools

    Instinctools is a prominent software development and IT services firm based in Stuttgart, Germany with an additional office in Belarus. Founded in 2000, they have over 200 employees and provide sophisticated software engineering support, including custom software development, web and mobile development, and data-driven business intelligence.

    Notable Project

    Instinctools programmed custom and off-the-shelf production automation solutions. Instinctools developed several programs for PLCs, the processing units for manufacturing automation, and interfaces for users. The client noted that the QA and UI/UX improvements made by Instinctools improved customer feedback.

    "They spent quality time and provided quality work for us, which we've appreciated. If we had any questions regarding the organization, *instinctools addressed it." – Commercial Director, Automation Firm

    Former Clients
    SAP
    Daimler
    Fujitsu
    BurdaDigital
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Stuttgart , Germany
    4.6
    4.6
    12 Clutch reviews
  • Aplana Software

    Aplana Software is a custom software development company headquartered in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. The company also has locations in Moscow, Manchester, UK, and Offenbach, Germany. It was founded in 1999 and now employs 150 people who specialize in cloud consulting & SI, blockchain, and custom software development. Aplana Software's clients vary greatly in size and industry.

    Notable Project

    An analytics provider found that their old development partner had become too expensive, so they hired Aplana Software to create a new platform that fetches data from several sources and compiles reports. Aplana Software continues to develop the client's website to their complete satisfaction. 

    "The platform they built is currently responsible for the successful ingestion of over 100 different feeds. We asses our client satisfaction on a quarterly basis, and they’re consistently pleased with the data our platform provides." — Director of Innovation, Analytics Provider

    Former Clients
    Starbucks
    GE
    Aeroflot
    Sberbank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Huntingdon Valley , PA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

     Microsoft Development Partner of the Year (2008), IPMA Project Excellence Award (2014), IBM Top 100 Business Partner Awards (2005-2006)

  • appsolute GmbH

    Founded in 2009, Appsolute GmbH is a mobile app development company headquartered in Wörth am Rhein, Germany. The team of 3 provide mobile app development, web development, web design, and custom software development for clients in the consumer product, telecommunications, and automotive industries.

    Notable Project

    Appsolute built and application for beginners and professionals to train their ears on music theory and to generally extend your ability to understand music when you hear it. They developed 10 different exercises for users to use; the project was successful for the client and users. 

    Former Clients
    Tourlina
    Postkarte
    PeachApp
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Wörth am Rhein , Germany
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
  • Artezio

    Artezio is a software development company headquartered in Princeton, N.J. with 3 offices in Belarus: Minsk, Vitebsk, & Mogilev, 3 offices in Russia: Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, & Saratov, and 1 in Rosenheim, Germany. The agency's team of 311 offers a wide range of services like custom software development, web development, mobile app development, application testing, and more for clients of various sizes.

    Notable Project

    Artezio was hired by a healthcare company to develop an Android app and upgrade an existing iOS app. 

    "We've done multiple projects with them because we've been so impressed with everything they've produced for us." – CEO, Healthcare Company

    Former Clients
    Propel Health Innovations
    dbMotion
    Microsoft
    Samsung
    Raiffeisen Bank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Rosenheim , Germany
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • Casana

    Casana is a web development agency that has been offering UX/UI design, custom software development, and web development services to their mid-market and small business clients since 2019. Their 50 employees are based out of Munich.

     

    Notable Project

    Casana recently worked on web development for a home equity loan company. They increased site interface by developing a WordPress site for that client.

    “Their level of communication blew us away. The new website has decreased our bounce rates and increased the interaction people have with our site.” - Marketing Team Member, Home Equity Loan Company

     

    Former Clients
    Enpal
    Selina Finance
    Finn.auto
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Munich , Germany
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • Cleverlance

    Cleverlance is an information services and technology firm that has offices in Redwood City, Calif., Prague, and Bratislava, Slovakia. Founded in 2000, Cleverlance's team of about 450 employees has nearly two decades of experience in web, software, and mobile app development. The firm primarily works with small business and mid-market clients – as well as a few larger enterprises – in the financial services industry, among others. 

    Notable Project

    Cleverlance partnered with a telecommunications firm in order to work on app development and enhancement. The team at Cleverlance took the client's outdated voicemail app and relaunched after making major technical additions. The firm made the app compatible with both iOS and Android devices, designed it, and conducted QA and product testing. The client was impressed with Cleverlance's flexibility and creativity. 

    "They’re interested in trying new things and finding unique ways to sell more products or make them better, which is an invaluable asset in a partner." —HR Digital & Innovation Telecommunications Firm 

    Former Clients
    ooREDoo
    Generale Group
    KBC Group
    02 Societe
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Praha , Czechia
    4.3
    4.3
    3 Clutch reviews
  • Cygnet Infotech LLC

    Cygnet Infotech LLC is a technology company headquartered in Princeton, NJ with offices in Cape Town, Sydney, New Zealand, and across India. Founded in 2000, Cygnet's team of 600+ employees provides primarily midmarket businesses with web development, custom software development, and mobile app development services.

    Notable Project

    Cygnet worked with this tech consulting firm to help with a host of different software development projects. Cygnet created WordPress sites and developed video platforms through the Azure cloud system. The team oversaw the development of useful form-based solutions and provided extensive SharePoint branding work.

    “Their level of technical knowledge has been astounding.” – SharePoint Architect, Tech Consulting Firm

    Former Clients
    Netsmartz
    MDRC
    Litera
    Tata Power
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place Princeton , NJ
    4.9
    4.9
    7 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    HP AllianceONE Member, Sitefinity Partner, Microsoft Gold and Silver Partner, Microsoft Small Business Specialist, Sitecore Certified Solution Partner, GESIA Gold Award Highest Employment Generator (2015)

  • Develandoo

    Develandoo is a software development firm based in Munich, Germany. They were founded in 2014, and specialize in accelerating early-stage ventures using artificial intelligence. Their team has 63 employees and offers full-cycle web development and design, e-commerce development, and a wide range of other strategies for enhancing technology startups.
    Notable Project

    Develandoo built a prototype model for a media startup based on machine learning in news articles. The client wanted to script a deep learning algorithm for improving news media consumption and optimizing recommendation engines. The client emphasized Develandoo's exceptional technology skills and creative thinking that made the project a success.

    "The Develandoo team is composed of highly talented individuals with extraordinary skills." — CEO, News Startup

    Former Clients
    MoneyPark
    Kichink
    WeLocalize
    New Relic
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Munich , Germany
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • Fantasy Sports Solutions

    Berlin based company, Fantasy Sports Solutions, is an IT solutions company for businesses in the Sports industry. Founded in 2008, their team of 10 work with small businesses providing web development, mobile app development, application testing, and UX/UI design. 

    Notable Project

    A digital marketing and development company partnered with Fantasy Sports Solutions for help launching a beta application for the World Cup. They provided the client with the development and backend support of the app. The project was successful and has over 8,600 users currently.

    They understand a startup’s needs. Sometimes our budget is really tight and we have to push things aside. They were very understanding when it comes to financial struggles for startups. They understand when to push and when to do a discount.“ – Founder, Fantasy Sports Platform

    Former Clients
    Picking Duck
    Play Fantasy Sports
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Berlin , Germany
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
  • Idego Group

    Idego Group is software solutions company headquartered in Gdynia, Poland with an additional office in Berlin. Founded in 2009, the team of 18 specializes in web development and custom software development using mainly Python and Django. They work with small businesses in a variety of industries.

    Notable Project

    A beauty retailer wanted to create an online shop for their products. Idego Group used Django to develop the site’s frontend and backend, and now maintains the store’s server. The client praised Idego’s transparent approach to the partnership.

    “They provide good development resources that work and can produce the things that we want. We have a pretty tight scope of the product, so wo know in detail what we want. It can be challenging to produce that, but they’re doing a great job at it.” — CEO, Beauty Products Retailer

    Former Clients
    Deutsche Bank PBC
    Blue Media
    Electro World
    Rocket Internet
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Gdynia , Poland
    4.7
    4.7
    6 Clutch reviews
  • Infopulse

    Infopulse is a digital software company based in Kyiv, Ukraine with additional offices in Israel, Germany, France, and the U.S. Since 1991, their team of more than 1,000 employees offers custom software development, web development, IT strategy consulting, mobile development and app testing services. They usually work with mid-sized clients in the information technology industry.

    Notable Project

    Infopulse designed and developed a mobile application for an Olympic committee within a tight timeline. The app included functionalities that allowed video content sharing and scheduling information.

    “Their openness, professionalism, attentiveness, and responsibility are what’s most impressive about them.” – Marketing Manager, Olympics Committee

    Former Clients
    A2B.Direct
    American Chamber of Commerce in America
    BICS
    British American Tobacco
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place Kyiv , Ukraine
    4.7
    4.7
    8 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Leading Global Outsourcing Providers (2018)

  • Innovecs

    Innovecs is a software development company headquartered in New York City with offices in Tel-Aviv, Israel, London, Frankfurt, Germany, Bern, Switzerland, San Francisco, and Kiev, Ukraine. Their team of 360 provides web development, custom software development, mobile app development, application testing, and more.

    Notable Project

    Innovecs was hired by a warehousing and logistics company to develop a web application using Angular and Java.

    "The quality of the technical resources was impressive. They’re advanced, have good personalities, and are good people." – Director of Software Development, Distribution Facility 

    Former Clients
    Hexagon Technologies
    TLA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Frankfurt , Germany
    4.6
    4.6
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2015 Ukraine HR Brand Award

  • intive

    Intive is a software development firm headquartered in Munich, Germany, with regional offices in the USA, UK, and France. Established in 1999, Intive is one of the most well-established global firms in IT solutions and product development; they have 782 employees. Intive offers development for web, mobile, and custom platforms, and more for enterprise and midmarket-sized clients. 

    Notable Project

    Intive developed the mobile and proprietary device software for an IoT home sensor startup. The client needed qualified engineers on a tight budget and found Intive's pricing extremely competitive for their quality of service.  The partnership was successful, and Intive is now working on another one of the client's projects.

    "[The] team has been aggressive in wanting to deliver good work. They have ownership for our product, which is hard to find." – Director of Hardware Engineering, IoT Startup

    Former Clients
    Microsoft
    Zalando
    Audi
    BMW
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place Munich , Germany
    4.3
    4.3
    4 Clutch reviews
  • IT Craft

    IT Craft is an IT development company that focuses on web and mobile app development, with offices in Germany, Canada, and the United States. With about 280 employees, this company prides itself on focusing on the client, helping business grow, and creating cutting-edge projects.

    Notable Project

    IT Craft created mockups for and later developed a website that was the foundation for an online brand marketplace for designers. The website allowed designers to upload content, make edits, and sell their services. Users could purchase domain names, logos, and other graphic design assets. After 3 years, the startup sold its website, which had close to 50,000 users.

    “IT Craft understood our goals. Even though they usually didn't come up with the same solutions we were thinking of, that ended up being a good thing.” – Founder, Graphic Design Marketplace

    Former Clients
    Nando’s
    Intel
    Pepsi
    British Council
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Berlin , Germany
    4.8
    4.8
    31 Clutch reviews
  • lilcodelab

    lilcodelab is a software engineering company headquartered in Split, Croatia with additional offices in Munich, Germany. Founded in 2017, they currently have a team of 9 that specializes in custom software and web development as well as enterprise app modernization. lilcodelab works with clients of all sizes within the business services, financial services, and government industries.

    Notable Project

    lilcodelab developed a hybrid Android app that connected craft beer enthusiasts with vendors. The team was responsible for designing the UX and adding core functions, including location-based components and push notifications. Users lauded the app for its intuitive, easy-to-use features.

    "They are insightful and give us valuable feedback from an Android perspective." — Lead Developer, Beer Company

    Former Clients
    NHS England
    Sarahah
    Cezar
    iSchool
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Split , Croatia
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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  • MVP Factory

    MVP Factory is a software development company based in Berlin, Germany, that was established in 2017. Their team of 29 employees provides web development, custom software development, and mobile app development services.

    Notable Project

    MVP Factory developed a mobile app for a food-ordering service. Their team developed the front- and backend of the app for both iOS and Android with prepay functionalities, loyalty programs, and order-scheduling features. The app was a success and garnered a 4.7-star rating, 95% customer satisfaction, 20,000 total users, and 4,000 active monthly users.

    "Thanks to their work, our project is progressing flawlessly. MVP Factory was definitely an excellent source of help as we launched our business." – Co-Founder, Food Ordering App

    Former Clients
    Merck
    Verimi
    LabTech
    Voya
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Berlin , Germany
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • Rozdoum

    Rozdoum is a software development agency and official Atlassian Enterprise Software partner that's headquartered in Kharkiv, Ukraine. Founded in 2004, they have about 41 employees and additional offices in Tallinn, Estonia, Dover, Del., and Germany. Services include custom software development, mobile app development, and application testing. Most clients are midmarket businesses in the transportation and business services sectors. 

    Notable Project

    As a third-party partner, Rozdoum developed a mobile application for the shipping and logistics industry. The solution, built to the client's exact design specifications, streamlined receipts and invoices. Rozdoum delivred the app on time. 

    "When outsourcing a project, it can be difficult to find anyone with actual planning, scoping, or project management skills. They did a great job on all fronts."— CTO, Financial Technology Firm

    Former Clients
    Jira
    Atlassian
    PreMotion
    Cider
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Kharkiv , Ukraine
    4.9
    4.9
    11 Clutch reviews
  • SaM Solutions

    SaM Solutions is an IT services and software development firm in Gilching, Germany, just outside of Munich. Founded in 1993, SaM is a relatively large-scale provider of enterprise software with just under 500 employees. SaM's services include custom software development, web development, eCommerce, application management, and other technical services.

    Notable Project

    SaM Solutions provides full-service development support for a global IT security firm. They act as a scalable team for the client, providing development resources on an as-needed basis for various projects. SaM's activities have included full-cycle development, testing, QA, and other services for several products. The client has noted that their team has exceptional programming skills and is particularly proactive.

    "During our communication about some solutions, when we asked them to make a change, they did so quickly. We understand each other. I would recommend them because they’re a good company." — Head of IT Implementation, Computer Security Firm

    Former Clients
    Abat
    Atos
    Fujitsu
    Siemens
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Gilching , Germany
    4.3
    4.3
    2 Clutch reviews
  • SoftServe

    Founded in 1993, SoftServe is a digital product development firm. SoftServe has its headquarters in Austin, Texas with offices in London, Poland, Germany, Bulgaria and Ukraine. SoftServe's team consists of over 5,000 employees that specialize in custom software development, cybersecurity and web development. SoftServe provides services to clients in the healthcare & medical, information technology and retail industries. 

    Notable Project

    SoftServe worked with a healthcare metrics organization on a research and development project. SoftServe developed an Android mobile application to serve as a companion to NHS surveys measuring patient quality of life and medical outcomes. The application is now part of a beta program and has received several high-profile requests for trials.

    "SoftServe's thoroughness was very good and they were very precise in their work." - Co-founder, Healthcare Technology Firm

    Former Clients
    Pearson
    SeniorLink
    RetailMeNot
    PulsePoint
    Precision Exams
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place Austin , TX
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Zenoss Awards - Best of Hybrid IT Leaders

  • Vivid Binaries GmbH

    Founded in 2018, Vivid Binaries is a Munich based digital agency. Their team of 3 provides web development, custom software development, digital strategy and web design. They primarily work with small businesses in the advertising, marketing, entertainment, and business services industries. 

    Notable Project

    Vivid Binaries partnered with a payment service provider to create a redesigned website for the client because the client’s current version was poorly written, had bad UX design, and didn’t correspond with the industry trends. They provided the client with a full redesign and a successful launch.

    “Project management was one of the best aspects of working with Vivid Binaries. Always on time, always quick to respond and deliver. We had full transparency on what is done, what was and will be done. It was impressively productive and efficient.” — Web Project Coordinator, Payment Service Provider

    Former Clients
    Unisono
    Owwwn.com
    Rayleigh Architecture
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Munich , Germany
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
  • X1 Group

    X1 Group is a product development company based in Berlin, with an office in Kharkiv, Ukraine. Founded in 2010, X1 Group's team of 60+ employees specializes in providing web development, custom software development, and blockchain services primarily to midmarket businesses. 

    Notable Project

    A digital lending platform needed to recruit a software engineering team that could provide both backend and frontend services to build a complete software stack for the client's platform, which operates in several countries. X1 Group initially provided a team of 3, which grew as the model succeeded. The client has been very pleased with the team's output and the quality of software engineering provided.

    "The entire infrastructure that our company runs on has, to a very large extent, been built by X1 Group." – CEO, Digital Lending Platform

    Former Clients
    Rautenberg Media
    Finiata
    Budget Energie
    Käuferportal
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Berlin , Germany
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
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