AUSTIN, Texas – March 17, 2016 – Catapult Systems, a leading IT consulting firm, today announced the release of Launch, a solution which automates routine and time consuming IT and business tasks. As part of their Solutions as a Service suite, Launch is configured to meet each organization’s key needs and managed by Catapult Systems.

In today’s fast-paced and competitive landscape, IT departments experience the constant challenge of needing to deliver more with fewer resources. To help combat this challenge, Catapult Systems developed Launch, a cloud-based platform, based on Microsoft Azure and using Microsoft Operations Management Suite that allows companies to focus on high value, strategic initiatives, while reducing disruption and increasing productivity among employees.

Launch’s first module, Employee Onboarding and Offboarding, automates the process to drastically alleviate business disruption by minimizing tasks related to these processes. Automation is imperative to keeping employees focused on higher priority company goals.

“Catapult has evolved beyond an IT consulting company and is proving that it can lead the charge in creating solutions for today’s most pressing business problems,” said Apollo Gonzalez, Chief Technology Officer at Catapult Systems. “Designed to automate common and routine tasks within IT, Launch aims at increasing workplace productivity and engagement. We’re excited to add Launch to our Solutions as a Service offerings, pairing our technology expertise with software and intellectual property into a subscription-based pricing model.”

Having nearly 10 years of experience with Catapult Systems, Cameron Fuller, Microsoft MVP and Veeam Vanguard, will serve as Solution Director for Launch, managing the day-to-day technical and operational development. Prior to his role as the Launch Solution Director, Cameron served as a Principal Consultant and Corporate Practice Lead for System Center at Catapult Systems.