Who’s using Octopus

Since 2006, Octopus has successfully assisted 80 institutions in establishing greater efficiency, transparency and timely reporting. Our international clients range from Greenfield institutions to established Tier2, Tier3, and Tier4 microfinance organisations.

Octopus has been downloaded nearly 6,500 times in 2011 and 3,500 in 2012 up to June, in over 120 countries (source: http://sourceforge.net/projects/omfs/) and a community of over 600 Octopus fellows are actively involved in software development. The majority of these contributors are themselves users of Octopus, one part being just a member of the Octopus community, one part benefits of our professional services on installation and technical assistance.

In which countries Octopus is most used?

Today, Octopus is used by organisations in 60 countries. Top countries are Ghana, Kenya, India and Nigeria.

User-map Octopus microfinance software

Octopus’ s users

Here is an indicative list of MFIs that have implemented Octopus in their premises. Octopus’ clients range from network of MFIs and commercial banks to SACCOs and NGOs.