Research, Innovation & Strategy

Using best practice research methods, we support businesses and users to identify and achieve their long-term objectives and future goals.

User Experience

We put the user at the centre of the process so they interact with a solution that is useable, useful and desirable.

Bespoke Software & CMS Web Development

Leading practitioners of open source web technology with performance, agility and accessibility.

DevOps & Cloud Operations Services

Expertise in cloud solutions, migration, maintenance and ongoing secure operation of critical software.

Digital Design

Designing screens, pages, and visual elements to enable a user to interact with a product that is intuitive, accessible, and easy to use.

Data Engineering & Business Intelligence

Engaging with data to develop meaningful insights and support data to be integrated and effective.

Sector Expertise

Our work in Government

Ackama is an accredited supplier to the Australian and New Zealand Governments and is registered on a number of procurement panels. As long-time specialists in cloud platforms, open source software and end-user design, we have an established record of delivering significant platform changes and enabling agencies to thrive in complex digital environments. Delivering better services to citizens and efficiency to governments, Ackama contributes to improving social outcomes and enhancing organisational performance.

Our work in For-Purpose (NFP, NGO)

Ackama has an affinity with for-purpose – non-profit, NGO and social-enterprise organisations. With our own roots in social entrepreneurship our teams are proud of the impact we deliver to improve services through smart design and technical expertise. For significant change, a strategic shift online, or setting up a new organisation or partnership, we help and support you to identify opportunities. We develop insight and effective roadmaps for significant technology programmes and then deliver to them. We are particularly committed to transferring capability into your teams for long-term success.

Our work in Industry and Commercial

Ackama delivers software and digital services to a wide range of industries globally. These include tech start-ups, transport, energy, water and finance. Whatever your business challenge, we deliver software and solutions with a strong focus on customer needs. As a specialist in execution, working with us enables you to launch your strategic projects. Ackama provides strategy, design and digital delivery with open source and cloud-native expertise.

Discover, Design, Deliver

Discover - build the right solution

We get immersed in the problem to understand your business needs, your user’s needs, and making sure nothing gets missed. We don’t work from assumptions, but do the research to understand the problem and make sure we deliver the right solution.

Design - the right product

We dig into the details of the solution and the features.  We may go through multiple iterations of prototypes, wireframes and user testing as we validate our assumptions and refine the thinking.  By testing early, we ensure that what we are creating will meet the goals for the product before we invest in development code.

Deliver - a solution for outcomes

Designs converted to code. We move through final testing, official sign-off to production and launch.  In true agile fashion, the journey doesn’t stop there – we continue to test, learn and refine once the product is live.  We launch your product with confidence based on a great foundation and ongoing improvement.

Read our Case Studies to understand how we work for our clients and the results we deliver

Virtual Climate Summit Online Event

Delivering an global platform for the Climate Vulnerable Forum led by Pacific nations

New Zealand Sign Language Dictionary

Yarra Valley Water

An opportunity to set the standard in user-centered design for a major Melbourne water utility