OpenProject Download and Installation

OpenProject Download and Installation

Install and operate the leading web-based open source project management software
on-premises in your own infrastructure.

Installation of the OpenProject Community Edition.

We recommend choosing one of our supported installation methods below.

Installation with DEB/RPM packages

The packaged installation of OpenProject is the recommended way to install and maintain OpenProject using DEB or RPM packages.


Installation with Docker container

We provide a Docker image that you can very easily install and upgrade on your servers. You need to have a Docker Engine installed on your machine.


Installation with Univention Corporate Server

OpenProject is available in the App Center from Univention Corporate Server (UCS) and comes integrated with the identity management.


Why install OpenProject?

Benefits of the OpenProject Community Edition compared to other project management software.

OpenProject is free and open source software for project management and team collaboration.

  • The Community version of OpenProject can be downloaded and installed for free.
    It is 100% open source software to manage projects along the entire project-lifecycle.

    The web-based software can be downloaded and operated on major Linux distributions
    or via Docker container.
  • Software freedom and full control of your data.
  • Superior UX and stability in an open source project.
  • Low entry barriers to collaborate with the project team.
  • Continuous developments and maintenance by an active community.
  • Provides project management guidance and best practices.

Download an OpenProject package (recommended installation)


20.04 LTS,
18.04 LTS, 16.04 LTS


10, 9


and RHEL 8.x,

Suse Linux Enterprise Server


Upgrade to the Enterprise on-premises edition

Your team will be even more productive with the powerful premium features of OpenProject.
Additional security features and support guarantee highest standards to manage business critical projects.

The OpenProject Community edition is the leading open source project management software that comes with regular updates and new releases for free.

Community Edition vs. Enterprise Edition
Community Edition vs. Enterprise Edition

The Enterprise on-premises edition includes additional premium features and professional services that help you to leverage the power of open source for your organization.

All Community features


Premium features

Security features

Professional support

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