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Some of our more recent achievements for clients and the work we do around free and open source software

Kiwi Companies at the Forefront of the SKA

Two New Zealand IT companies, Open Parallel and Catalyst, are at the forefront of the largest IT project in the world, the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope.
The SKA is one of the most complex projects ever conceived; a global effort involving about 350 engineers, scientists and researchers from around the world working together on the SKA’s design and development, planning to build thousands of radio telescopes in Southern Africa and Australia between 2018 and 2024, to monitor and survey the sky.

SKA logo 2014

Catalyst Cloud Soars

The Catalyst Cloud, New Zealand's first fully automated, on-demand cloud solution has had a very successful launch, with use of its compute and storage services increasing by an average of 500% per month over its first four months in operation.

New Zealand Open Source Cloud