We are web engineers.

Specialists in full-stack JavaScript development


Recent Work


Red Comet Labs Founder, Garren Smith is one of the key developers involved in building Fauxton, the new open source modular CouchDB dashboard. A CouchDB Committer, Garren focusses on the frontend development of Fauxton, and makes sure that using CouchDB is an awesome experience for developers.


Garren is currently working with the IBM Cloud Data Services team as a lead developer. His focus is on the Cloudant Dashboard, which is built using CouchDB and Fauxton and which integrates with IBM’s big data stores. The team is in the process of migrating the whole product to React.js, a process that Garren is spearheading.

Classroom 7

Red Comet Labs built Classroom 7 for face-to-face trainers and teachers who were looking to present material online and to assess their students quickly. Trainers love Classroom 7 because it helps them offer more to their clients in a competitive market. We built this product form the ground up, using Ruby-on-Rails.

Areas of Expertise

  • Javascript expert

  • Front-end JavaScript Frameworks – React.js and Backbone.js.

  • Comfortable working with any JavaScript MVC framework

  • Apache CouchDB

  • Open source – CouchDB Project Management Committee (PMC) Member, PouchDB Contributor

  • Node.js - Express.js, Nano.js, Grunt.js

  • Ruby-on-Rails

  • Shipping great features and great products


Team Integration

If you're looking for a specialist to handle the frontend development of a project, we'll join your development team, set up deliverables, and make it happen. We specialise in JavaScript programming, particularly React.js and Backbone.js.

Product Planning

If you’re looking to build an excellent web or mobile application, then a good plan will save you heaps of money in the long run. Red Comet Labs offers product planning, which includes facilitation of Product Discovery Workshops and High-Level Product Planning Sessions.

Product Development

Red Comet Labs develops full web application products. If you’re interested in us developing your product, then give us a shout. We’ll start by taking you through our product planning process, followed by an iterative development process, until your product is ready to ship.

JavaScript Training

Do you or your team need to take your JavaScript programming to another level? Then contact us about our JavaScript Training Programme, which includes a comprehensive and practical JavaScript course for developers at an intermediate to advanced level. We also offer a JavaScript for Beginners course for developers just getting started with JavaScript.