Category: Psoda

PsodaVerse – Psoda’s annual community users’ event in Wellington.
PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
After a small(ish) COVID hiatus, we were delighted to bring PsodaVerse to Wellington again in May 2023. PsodaVerse is our unique and innovative annual user community event for project management professionals. We bring our users, keynote speakers and the people behind our software together for an opportunity to network, learn, share knowledge, discuss industry trends ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
Energy conference. Psoda's stand
Psoda is attending Downstream 2023, the energy sector's strategic forum
As the world’s demand for energy continues to rise, the need for efficient and effective project management becomes increasingly critical. This is where Psoda’s expertise shines, providing innovative solutions that help organisations navigate the complexities of this dynamic industry. With years of experience and a proven track record, Psoda has become a trusted partner for ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
PsodaVision launches to help you sync physical and digital kanban boards
Today I’m really proud to announce that our new tech, PsodaVision, is live! It has been a long time in the making but it was formally released this week. We created PsodaVision to solve a problem we were facing. We needed to find a way to quickly and easily update our digital Psoda kanban board ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
2018 Psoda Project of the Year Award Finalist Profile: Education Sector Logon upgrade - Ministry of Education
IT projects face any number of challenges – tight deadlines, complex stakeholder relationships, multiple systems and end-users, and difficult technical issues. The Ministry of Education’s Education Sector Logon upgrade had all this to contend with, and more. The project, described by the Ministry as the most complex IT project in the education sector in over ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
2018 Psoda Project of the Year Award Finalist Profile: Watercare Mangere Biological Nutrient Removal Project
As the largest single-site capital works wastewater infrastructure project in New Zealand in almost 20 years, the upgrade of the Watercare Mangere Wastewater Treatment Plant can justifiably claim its title as an iconic development. Already the largest wastewater treatment plant in New Zealand and Auckland’s main wastewater treatment facility, the Mangere plant needed expansion to ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
2018 Psoda Project of the Year Award Finalist Profile: Maraetai Intake Rehabilitation Project - Mercury
Complex projects come in many shapes and sizes, but few take four years, have a $6.8 million budget, involve 500 tonnes of steel gates and require 400 decompression dives. But then few projects are as complicated as renewing a 70-year-old asset located 50 metres beneath a lake, with the full force of the Waikato River ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
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Psoda's new YouTube channel
Project management made simple! We’ve recently launched our Psoda YouTube channel where we’ll be sharing all manner of portfolio, programme and project related content. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced project manager we have something for you. Our project management videos cover everything from fundamentals to advanced project management techniques, humour, trends and of ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
Scunnered with sexism
Scunnered – A Rant from a Pissed Off Woman!
Another week and another slew of articles about why companies need more women in tech and facile statements from organisations with institutional sexism problems. It seems like this is the topic of the moment and everyone is jumping on the bandwagon. Well as a woman, never mind as a woman in tech, I can tell ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
Showcase of Features of Psoda - Inline Editing in gold letters
How inline editing works in Psoda
We’re proud to present our new Showcase video series, which highlights some of the awesome current and new features you will find in Psoda’s portfolio, programme and project management tools. In the first video in the series, we take a closer look at inline editing. Inline editing lets you make changes to your data in ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
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A summer of animation
Going through my final year at university, I was faced with the frightening thought of finding a real, full-time job at the end of the year. Lucky for me, my girlfriend nagged and nagged me to join the Summer of Tech programme, which I kept putting off. Eventually I gave in and created my profile ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
From rocket ships to server farms - a brief history of Psoda
Did you know, the idea behind Psoda originated when founder and CEO Bruce Aylward was programming rocket ships back in the 1990s? No, well watch the video below, which gives a brief overview of our history, and you’ll find out. Plus, you’ll also learn that Psoda is an acronym and what it stands for…
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10 years of Psoda
Photo of the Psoda clock above the desk of the COO
A day in the life of… Rhona Aylward, COO
With the Psoda team growing so fast, I decided to start a series of blog articles where we offer a glimpse of what it’s like to work here. As it’s my idea, I thought I’d break the ice and go first… What’s your job? My official title is COO but my unofficial one is Deputy ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
Summer of Tech Interns: Lego Mindstorm robot
Summer interns join team Psoda
This week we welcomed our interns Luke Hardiman and Marina Voronova to the team. Luke has joined us a developer, while Marina is a designer. Both of these wonderful students from Whitireia Polytechnic and Victoria University respectively have come to us through the phenomenally successful Summer of Tech internship programme. Luke and Marina will be ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
Mountains with a sign saying intern wanted
An employer’s view on the benefits of paid internships
Internships have been great for our business. By bringing in third and final year students for a few months we get access to fantastic, talented people. They bring new perspectives and, in some instances, new tech, to the company. If we’re really lucky we get some brilliant new employees too. However, it’s our policy to ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
How tech companies can help new parents return to work
This week I thought I would write about something completely different. Having just returned to work after having a baby, I thought a post on the way tech companies can support women returning to work would be timely. Especially as women in tech is an issue that is being heavily debated globally. As a new ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
Looking back on a year with Psoda
For the past year I have enjoyed working as part of Psoda’s close-knit team in Wellington. Originally, I was taken on as an Artificial Intelligence intern over the summer of 2013 to 2014 through the fantastic Summer of Tech internship programme. The internship itself was high intensity and a great dive into real-world coding and ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!
artificial intelligence. A digital woman behind a stylised circuit board
How a Psoda internship fuelled my passion for artificial intelligence
Taking up my internship at Psoda, as part of the Summer of Tech programme, felt both awesome and daunting at first… I knew working at a small company it would be easier to get to know people, but I also knew that if I broke something, everyone would know it was my fault! And even ... PsodaVerse 2023 – Psoda’s annual community users’ event!