Development

The pfSense® project is brought to you by a dedicated group of developers from around the world who are security and network professionals by trade.

Over the past twelve months, over 100 developers contributed new code to the pfSense project. This is one of the largest open-source teams in the world, and is in the top 2% of all project teams on Ohloh.

Development Services

Professional Development Services

Professional development services are available from the company behind the pfSense project, Electric Sheep Fencing LLC, which employs most of the developers with commit access to the pfSense repository, because of the familiarity with their work and the developers familiarity with the existing code base. This compensation also helps keeps paid developers motivated to continue working on the open source projects on a volunteer basis.


Feature Requests

For smaller jobs, we encourage users to submit bounties for desired features. We have a bounty board on the forum for these projects. Please read the bounty board rules and guidelines for more information.