OpenCATS Pricing, Key Info and FAQs

Learn about OpenCATS’s applicant tracking software for businesses. Includes info on OpenCATS, free trials, pricing, and FAQs.

Updated on November 23rd, 2020

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OpenCATS is an applicant tracking platform for businesses. OpenCATS’s solutions include candidate tracking, assessments, and resume parsing. Businesses can use OpenCATS to streamline recruitment processes.

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OpenCATS software is completely free. You can download the software on their website.


Pros: Easy to use software with great applicant tracking ability.

Cons: Customer support could be more responsive.

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Key Information:

Legal Name



Russell Hay

Founding Date

Jan 01, 2015


Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Number of Employees


Number of Customers




News & Activity:


News or Activity

May 1, 2017

OpenCATS releases latest version


What is OpenCATS?

OpenCATS is an applicant tracking platform for businesses. OpenCATS’s features include resume parsing, candidate tracking, and candidate assessments. Businesses can use OpenCATS to manage their recruitment processes.

How do I install OpenCATS?

  1. Download XAMPP.
  2. Install XAMPP.
  3. Download OpenCATS-0.9.4-full (You cannot install this yet).
  4. Go to the folder where the file is located.
  5. RIGHT-CLICK on the file.
  6. Select Extract All.
  7. Change the folder that the files will be extracted to, to: C:\xampp\htdocs.
  8. Select Extract.
  9. Start Xampp.
  10. Select the Windows start button and type xampp.
  11. Hit enter to open the XAMPP control panel.
  12. On the right side of Apache and MySQL, select Start for each one.
  13. Stop the apache service (lower right corner, right-click XAMPP, stop apache).
  14. Start the apache service.

Is there an OpenCATS free trial?

A demo is available. You will need to furnish some personal and business details. No credit card is required.