Virtual Classrooms

Using open source software, BigBlueButton, we can help deliver online classroom e-learning to your students and staff.

A fully managed online classroom solution without privacy or data sovereignty issues.

Catalyst IT Virtual Classroom Service - using BigBlueButton

Looking for a video conferencing alternative? Want a private, fully managed online classroom solution without the privacy or data sovereignty issues?

What the service includes

Our Virtual Classroom Service using BigBlueButton includes:

Hosting on AWS Sydney region

Hosting exclusively in Australia on independent AWS data centres, which ensure that your site remains available and performant.

Recording and playback of meetings

BigBlueButton can record your sessions for later playback by students. This can be auto-enabled by the moderator.

Engaging learning tools

Surveys, polls, collaborative whiteboard, breakout rooms, slide viewer, screen sharing.


Who was in the session, what was their participation, how did they engage?

Security controls

Password protections, personal rooms with user authentication.


Well-supported plug-ins for Moodle and other Learning and Content Management Systems.


Our Virtual Classrooms comply with accessibility requirements by providing live captions and screen reader capability.


Our Virtual Classrooms give you transparent control of who has access to video and activity data. All with the security of onshore data sovereignty and back-ups.

Find out more

Would you like to discuss how we can help you provide online classrooms for your learners?