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See what we've been up to, what we like and have a little backstage pass.

Git Merge – Are you branching up the wrong tree?

At Ocasta we have a diverse group of developers working with a variety of languages and technologies. Each of us works day-to-day with some combination of Swift, Go, JavaScript, Java, Kotlin, Ruby, HTML, or CSS, to name a few. But the one thing we have in common is that every day…

At Ocasta we have a diverse group of developers working with a variety of languages and technologies. Each of us works day-to-day with some combination of Swift, Go, JavaScript, Java, Kotlin, Ruby, HTML, or CSS, to name a few. But the one thing we have in common is that every…

Oplift & Virgin Media receive honourable mention in Ragan’s 2017 Employee Communications Awards

Oplift, our employee engagement, learning and operations app has received yet another honourable mention but this time we have been recognised for our contribution to employee communications for Ragan’s 2017 Employee Communications Awards. We entered Oplift and Virgin Media for our whole suite of retail apps, which were designed to speed up…

Oplift, our employee engagement, learning and operations app has received yet another honourable mention but this time we have been recognised for our contribution to employee communications.

MakerClub opens first permanent workshop in Brighton 

MakerClub, the creative-design after school programme announce their first permanent making and inventing workshop in Brighton! You can now find the ‘MakerClub’ Lab on New England Street where they will be teaching kids the skills to become master inventors. With the workshops previously being held at Barclay’s Eagle Lab in…

MakerClub, the creative-design after school programme announce their first permanent making and inventing workshop in Brighton! You can now find the ‘MakerClub’ Lab on New England Street where they will be teaching kids the skills to become master inventors. With the workshops previously being held at Barclay’s Eagle Lab in…

Five minutes with Freyja

Freyja tells us about her huge love of food 💛 🍝 and what she means if she ever tells you to enjoy the rest of your life. She is the most thankful for her supportive friends and can ramble on for days if you let her 😳 What is your…

Freyja tells us about her huge love of food 💛 🍝 and what she means if she ever tells you to enjoy the rest of your life. She is the most thankful for her supportive friends and can ramble on for days if you let her 😳 What is…

Top five things our team love about working at Ocasta

As Ocasta, the creators of Oplift, know a thing or two about employee engagement and experience it is only right that we provide a workplace our employees love. We asked our staff what they liked most about working at Ocasta and this is what they said… #1 The people 🕺💃🏼…

As Ocasta, the creators of Oplift, know a thing or two about employee engagement and experience it is only right that we provide a workplace our employees love. We asked our staff what they liked most about working at Ocasta and this is what they said… #1…

Five minutes with Martin

Martin tells us what is most likely to impress him and annoy him! Why South Tyrol is his go-to holiday destination and why you'll find him taking strolls very close to home.  What do you love most about your job? The variety of different projects and problems is the best…

Martin tells us what is most likely to impress him and annoy him! Why South Tyrol is his go-to holiday destination and why you’ll find him taking strolls very close to home.  What do you love most about your job? The variety of different projects and problems…

Ocasta chosen for the 2018 BMW Innovation Lab

Last September we showcased our multi-award winning employee engagement, learning and operations app called Oplift to BMW for their 2018 Innovation Lab. After being chosen from 142 applications from 36 countries worldwide, we were one of 21 companies who were shortlisted to pitch in order to claim our place at…

Last September we showcased our multi-award winning employee engagement, learning and operations app called Oplift to BMW for their 2018 Innovation Lab. After being chosen from 142 applications from 36 countries worldwide, we were one of 21…

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Five minutes with Vanessa

Vanessa shares her love of photography and tells us why these 😆😍 are her emojis of choice. She tells us why she would visit Iceland again and what she’s thinking if you ever catch her daydreaming.   What do you think of five minutes with? I think they are a good idea, I…

Vanessa shares her love of photography and tells us why these 😆😍 are her emojis of choice. She tells us why she would visit Iceland again and what she’s thinking if you ever catch her daydreaming.   What do you think of five minutes with? I think they are a good idea,…

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Five minutes with David

David tells us about his hidden talents, why he moved to Brighton and never returned, and why you may find him living in the mountains of Tibet when he retires from his digital career.  What is your best childhood memory? I remember when I was about six and we moved from…

David tells us about his hidden talents, why he moved to Brighton and never returned, and why you may find him living in the mountains of Tibet when he retires from his digital career.  What is your best childhood memory? I remember when I was about six and we moved…

Ocasta in 2017

This year we focused heavily on the people who make Ocasta what we are, we continued our strong investment in our product suite Oplift, and launched many bespoke customer projects 👌 People We've grown steadily through the year with seven new Ocastars joining the team; Hayley our marketing coordinator, Viktoria and Megan  to…

This year we focused heavily on the people who make Ocasta what we are, we continued our strong investment in our product suite Oplift, and launched many bespoke customer projects 👌 People We’ve grown steadily through the year with seven new Ocastars joining the team; Hayley our marketing coordinator,…

Christmas themed computer drawn graphic of Santa holding various technologies, applications, coffee, hearts and smiley faces Christmas themed computer drawn graphic of Santa holding various technologies, applications, coffee, hearts and smiley faces