As a full-service provider for the Digital Transformation, inovex offers the full breadth of expertise and services required for flexible and cost-optimised operation of digital services in a data centre.

Due to the complexity of the topics to be addressed in a modern data centre, our systems engineers are involved throughout the consulting, requirements analysis, planning and design of IT architectures.

This 360° view of IT engineering allows us to develop and operate scalable IT landscapes in a targeted way. In the process, we focus on innovative technologies, with a clear emphasis on open source, and are the ideal partner for demanding time-to-market situations due to our agile way of working.

inovex: Full Data Centre Service
inovex: Full Data Centre Service

Technology Stacks


  • GlusterFS
  • DRBD
  • OCFS
  • NFS/NetApp
  • ceph
  • Quobyte


  • Apache
  • Nginx
  • Lighttpd
  • Varnish
  • Tomcat


  • Puppet
  • Rex
  • perl, python, bash
  • Pulp
  • Repository Management


  • Zabbix
  • Nagios
  • icinga
  • prometheus
  • Ganglia
  • ELK


  • OpenVZ
  • KVM
  • Xen
  • LXC


  • MongoDB
  • Redis
  • MySQL
  • Postgresql
  • Oracle
  • MySQL/MariaDB

Mail Systems

  • Postfix
  • amavisd / ClamAV / SpamAssassin
  • postfwd
  • Dovecot

High Availability and High Scalability

  • Linux-HA (IPVS, Heartbeat, Keepalived)
  • HA-Proxy

Bare Metal Deployments

  • The Foreman
  • Lifecycle Management


  • OpenNebula
  • OpenStack
  • Amazon AWS
  • Google Compute
  • CoreOS
  • Kubernetes

Big Data

  • Hadoop
  • Hadoop Ecosystem
  • Hadoop Cluster Management
  • Kafka
  • Elasticsearch
  • Mesos

Continuous Delivery

  • Jenkins
  • Automation
  • GIT
  • Go.CD
Development of a Fully Automated Data Centre for the Online Shop at

Development of a Fully Automated Data Centre for the Online Shop at

When a major brand like dm strategically enters the online market, it creates high expectations. For this reason, their IT subsidiary FILIADATA, which has been responsible for all dm’s IT systems since 1988, launched a project in 2013 which was aimed at laying the foundations for reliable, fail-safe IT operations for These included creating a large, fully automated Linux infrastructure in the data centre on which sophisticated web services like the online shop can be operated.

Read the "Data Centre for dm" case study
Migration of a Data Warehouse to SQL Server 2014 for Hussel Confiserie Confectioner’s

Migration of a Data Warehouse to SQL Server 2014 for Hussel Confiserie Confectioner’s

After Hussel GmbH was sold by Douglas Holding, the existing data warehouse needed to be transferred from the infrastructure it had hitherto shared with the Douglas perfumery to a new data centre. As a Microsoft Gold Partner, we were able to collaborate with Hussel to complete the analysis of the current situation, the design of the BI architecture, and the planning and implementation of the data warehouse migration within a tight deadline – a mere 4 months.

Read the "Migration of a Data Warehouse" case study

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Matthias Albert

I look forward to hearing from you!

Matthias Albert

Head of IT Engineering & Operations

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Our Technology Partners

inovex cooperates with a range of selected technology partners to offer our customers genuine added value: Amazon Web Services, Cloudera, Confluent, Elastic, e-shelter, MapR, Microsoft, Quobyte and SoftBank Robotics.

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