An open source collaboration platform.


Community driven, spot-on, high quality software.

 What's new?


A dedicated website for STEP
Dec. 8, 2016

We've decided to give step what it truely needed : its own website. So check it out : http://step.exense...

NEW RELEASE : Djigger 1.6.2
Nov. 24, 2016

We're pleased to announce a new release of djigger (1.6.2), you'll find the release notes here :

First public release of STEP (3.1.1) !
Sept. 20, 2016

We're excited to announce the first public release of STEP, a scalable test execution platform !

Java User Group presentation in Luzern
Aug. 22, 2016

Thanks to all participants from JUG Lucerne! Slides are available here :

 The denkbar initiative


We build and promote open source software that addresses the needs we come across every day as software engineers.

So learn more about what we're doing in our FAQ section and start contributing today !



step (a test execution platform) and djigger (a performance analysis and monitoring solution) are currently the two main tools we've released and which we maintain as part of the denkbar initiative. On this website, you will find the information you need to get started with these tools, access documentation and seek support.






djigger is a production-ready performance analysis and monitoring solution for java applications.


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step is a scalable test execution platform which takes the pain out of testing.

step's official web page has moved to !


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