About Catalyst IT

Catalyst IT is a multi-region software development company that provides enterprise-level services for open source software.

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Established in 1997, our open source software experts are committed to giving our clients the freedom to innovate. Our heritage lies in providing custom development and full managed services for e-learning and content management system (CMS) solutions to Education, Government and RTOs.


Premium Moodle Certified Partner Totara Platinum Alliance PartnerPremium Drupal Supporting PartnerMahara ePortolio Business PartnerMoodle Open Source Contributor Partner of the Year 2019Totara Global Partner of the Year 2020 



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We're expert open source software developers committed to delivering your plans 

Software development company for open source solutions

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Long term partnerships

Long established relations with our technology partners, Moodle, Totara and Drupal, means you can leverage our in-depth expertise to evolve and grow your business. 

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Open Source Community

We are committed to support and build open source communities that enable freedom to innovate. 

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The Catalyst Team is solution-oriented, encouraging open and honest communications to achieve your goals. 

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At Catalyst we care about equal opportunities and promote diversity within our team.

Why work with Catalyst

Invested in quality and all things open source: 

  • +15 years of experience working with open source solution partners
  • Award winning recognition for open source development expertise: Moodle, Totara
  • Endorsed by Australian Government: GovCMS Drupal Services Panel Member for software development work
  • Proven enterprise level capability - Monash University, Kmart Australia
  • Business is ISO 27001 Certified - all operations meet the regulation's information security requirements
  • Global operation, offering 24/7 support - Catalyst is a multi-region group  that operates in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UK and Europe
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Life at Catalyst

Catalyst is proud of cultivating a unique working environment for our talented, creative and committed team members:

  • As a responsible employer working across global open source communities, diversity and inclusion are important at Catalyst;
  • As a global organisation, we draw on our collective expertise and abilities - we believe we can solve or adapt to any problem you may have;  
  • At Catalyst, our clients are our priority - you get full access to the benefits of our tools, skills and knowledge; 
  • With a continuous focus on innovation, open source software and R&D, Catalyst is a fresh and dynamic place to work.

Catalyst Services

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