Ascolteo was founded in 2007 by Olivier Desmares.
He has worked during six years in several software engineering and publishing companies, using technologies such as:
During the next ten years, he was in charge of the technical department in a small business, mainly in the following fields:
He is also a volunteer trainer at Le Relais 59, a community-based non-profit organization.
Ascolteo promotes free software and contributes an Ingres driver for the MDB2 abstraction class.