28 Years of Development
Catalyst Development Corporation was founded in 1995 to create and market components and applications for software developers. Today, Catalyst Development is a recognized leader in Internet component software whose award-winning products are used by thousands of corporate, government and independent developers around the world. With a talented staff of software developers, support technicians, marketing and business professionals, Catalyst remains focused on developing innovative products.
Our development, technical support and marketing teams are dedicated to meeting the needs of our expanding customer base as well as leveraging the underlying technology in our existing products to extend into new markets. Catalyst’s future efforts remain focused on the development of software tools, libraries and components that will meet the complex needs of programmers building applications for the Microsoft Windows platform.
SocketTools has grown from a single product to a complete family of products designed to meet the needs of different types of developers in a variety of programming languages. The first version was released in 1996 and continues to serve as the flagship product for the company.
Each of the SocketTools editions include components and libraries for all of the major Internet protocols, support secure encrypted connections using SSL/TLS and provide extensive multi-platform support. Using SocketTools, a developer can create virtually any type of networking application for the Internet or corporate intranet on the Windows platform.