We develop and maintain ambitious web applications

Web development

Digital enterprise projects
We have the experience and technical expertise to deliver your most ambitious projects.
Digital transformation for small businesses
We help automate and support your business processes with a lightweight web application. This will improve quality and accelerate your workflows.
Product development
We turn your business idea into a finished digital product. We can help with design, implementation, and operations, so you can validate your product idea.

Ruby on Rails

Rails consulting & development
makandra has been working exclusively with Ruby on Rails since 2007. Our laser focus on one specific technology has made us a leader in this space.
Rails application refurbishing
Has your Rails project become hard to change? By refactoring code and adding tests we will get your application back on track.
Rails long-term care
We offer monthly maintenance contracts that let you focus on your business while we make sure the lights stay on.


Hosting & operations
We actively maintain and scale your server infrastructure. We can operate your applications on our servers, on AWS, or in your own data center.
Security & Suricata
Take advantage of our long years of experience with securing IoT and web applications.

Case studies

Verkehrswacht App

Complex processes that previously involved sending paper forms by the mail were digitized into an application that is easy to use.

Audi MediaCenter

makandra built the main press hub for Audi Communications.

Pura Building Cleaning

A web application from makandra helped accelerate the business processes of Pura Building Cleaning.


makandra supported the travel start-up HouseTrip through MVP launch, VC investment and post-money growth.

R+V Newsroom

makandra developed a social media newsroom for the R+V Versicherung insurance group. It gathers activities from eight different channels and presents them in a sleek, customizable view.

Previously at makandra
Our timeline

We support the first Hackathon at the OpenLab Augsburg. In a comfortable and creative ambience we build some ESP8266-based remote controlled robots and implement a JSON-API for playing field monitoring.
We give guest lectures about automated software tests and testing of distributed systems at the University of Augsburg.
We present a lightning talk "Advanced Intrusion Detection with Suricata" at the AUXINNOS conference in Augsburg.
Our product Rails LTS now also supports Rails 4.2, in preparation for the release of Rails 6.
Audi presents the full-size electric SUV e-tron on www.e-tron.audi. We built and run the micro site and gave support during the live stream.
We relaunched the newsroom of one of Germany's top automotive enterprises. Contents from the previous platform were fully migrated into the new application. It is hosted on our proven, high-availability hosting setup.

Free assessment of your project

Tell us about your project. We will give honest feedback and advise you where to go from there.

Use this contact form or send an e-mail info@makandra.com. You can also reach us at +49 821 588 66 180.

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makandra GmbH
Rails development & operations
Werner-von-Siemens-Str. 6
86159 Augsburg, Germany
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