Drupal CMS

Drupal is a popular, globally recognised open source content management system, and Catalyst has the specialist skills and experience needed when high-performance, scalability, fault-tolerance and security are key design considerations.

Design team - Photo by Stefan Stefancik

Drupal allows individuals, communities of users and enterprises to easily publish, manage and organise a wide variety of content on a website.


The Drupal CMS has a flexible architecture that enables it to be used for a variety of online purposes:

  • Transactional and eCommerce services.
  • Property and asset catalogues.
  • Business critical system integrations.
  • Collaborative services including consultations, forums, blogs, events, newsletters and social media channels.
  • Multimedia broadcasting including live video streaming, podcasts, and peer-to-peer networking.

Enterprise Drupal CMS expertise

Drupal Association Supporting PartnerCatalyst offers a range of expertise in enterprise business applications and websites using the Drupal framework, optimised for high availability.

We provide custom development on Drupal, are Apache Solr search specialists, and are regular contributors to the open source project itself.

Contact our Drupal team to find about more about best of breed solution architecture design for scalability, reliability and maintainability.

The Drupal community

As of February 2020, the Drupal community consists of almost 1.4 million members, with 117,000 active contributors and more than 44,000 free modules that extend Drupal’s functionality.

Your cloud hosting options with Drupal

Catalyst offers a range of hosting solutions for your Drupal site:

  • The Catalyst Cloud – is a world class cloud based in New Zealand.  Our cloud enables you to innovate quickly, while increasing efficiency levels and retaining data sovereignty. It is the ideal cloud hosting service for modern web applications.

Benefits of using Drupal

What makes Drupal different from other Content Management Systems?

  • Flexible and ideal for a wide range of applications
  • Strong in-built security
  • Open source, with thousands of contributors
  • Modern and robust
  • Completely customisable
  • Facilitates rapid deployment and total control of your content