IFOST: The Institute for Open Systems Technologies Pty Ltd

Deeper Understanding. Better Results.

For Technology Startup Investors


IFOST have a long history of maximising investments in technology startups. We can provide validation on platforms and staffing, but the real value we provide is expanding the opportunity with ideas from computer vision, data and text-mining and our extensive knowledge of the state-of-the-art in software technology.

Find out more by looking through our startup gallery.

For Technology Startup Founders


Many business leaders experience a deep frustration because their IT staff aren't able to capture their vision for transforming their industry. IFOST has a demonstrated track record of taking difficult technology projects and producing results beyond anyone's wildest dreams.

Find out more by looking through our startup gallery or take a look at some of our free software for inspiration.

For ITSM / ITIL Projects


IFOST has been independently evaluated as one of the leading deep technical training organisations in the world, every year, for over a decade. We have developed some of the most used e-learning in the industry.

Find out more through our some sample courses We also have cloud-hosted learning management solutions.

For system administrators and CIOs


Backups are hard. In large organisations, backup performance is always a challenge from the sheer volume of data. In smaller organisations, the challenge is often about priority for something that doesn't bring in revenue. IFOST have a great deal of backup experience across a range of organisations.

Find out more at our HP DataProtector pages.