Kristina Hoeppner

From designer to developer: Recognising a new career path as an intern

Roisin Pearson was an intern in the Mahara team at Catalyst during the summer of 2017/18, and then continued working in the team on a part-time basis during the holidays and...

Alex Buckley

Koha tips and tricks 4

Koha is a Library Management System (LMS) used worldwide by approximately 15,000 libraries. The Koha team at Catalyst are passionate about using Koha and helping libraries (big...

Chris Cormack

Kohacon 18 : Portland - Coffee, Candy, Code, and Community

I say this every year, and it is true every year, but this year's Kohacon was the best one yet. It wasn't just because of the fantastic food, coffee and craft beer in Portland...

Kathryn Tyree

I am proud to be part of the Koha project because...

 

I've been working with Koha for nearly seven years, and I'm attached to my job, because, every day I get to come to work and be part of a worldwide...

Alex Buckley

Koha tips and tricks 3

Koha is a Library Management System (LMS) used worldwide by approximately 15,000 libraries. The Koha team at Catalyst are passionate about using Koha and helping libraries...

Daniel Roperto

Agile and Test-Driven Development

The spirit of Agile development is to allow changes to happen when they are needed.

The biggest benefit of running a test-driven development...

Kathryn Tyree

Haere ki te wharepukapuka o Toi Ohomai

 

The longer you stay at the Toi Ohomai library, the more you realise how special it is. You walk into the light, bright space and no one stares at you, it’s not too...

Alex Buckley

Koha tips and tricks 2

Koha is a Library Management System (LMS) used worldwide by approximately 15,000 libraries. The Koha team at Catalyst are passionate about using Koha and helping libraries (big...

Donna Benjamin

Web Analytics: A new plugin for Moodle

Catalyst recently contributed a new web analytics plugin to the Moodle plugins directory.  

Our new plugin is the next step in an evolution of maturity in the...

Russel Garlick

#nzcio summit reflections

Ok, so two days of trade stand working and C level exec schmoozing does not make the CIO Summit New Zealand the top of my “must attend” list. But when one of my peers came up...

Donna Benjamin

What does a Business Analyst do?

I recently passed a milestone in the journey of my career. I've now spent over two years as a formal "Business Analyst" or "BA" here at Catalyst IT. In actuality, I've been a...

Alex Buckley

Why Catalyst is a great place to start your career as a new tech graduate

Starting out as a full-time employee in the tech industry is an exciting transition for anyone, the old certainties of study life are swept aside and in their place, you must...