March 2011

  • FileMaker 11 Certification
    • Dale Technology now has developers certified in FileMaker 9 and FileMaker 11, making us the first FileMaker 11 certified developers in Ireland.

September 2010

  • We are hiring!
    • Dale Technology Ltd specialise in the development of bespoke database solutions for a wide variety of clients from various sectors including the health sector, education and car rental. We are currently recruiting for a database and PHP developer.

      This is an excellent opportunity too join a small, dynamic IT firm based in Dublin city centre. The candidate must be able to work both independently and as part of a team, make decisions on own initiative and work to tight deadlines.


      Immediate start for right candidate and salary is dependent on experience.


      Job role:

      Long term opportunity for an experienced web & database developer with primary focus on the following:

      • Develop bespoke databases using FileMaker (
      • Develop web front end applications for bespoke products
      • Maintain and support existing clients and products


      • B.Sc. Degree or equivalent work experience (May suit Graduate)
      • Strong understanding of relational database design and development
      • Experience with PHP, Ajax / JavaScript, SQL, XML / XSL, HTML, CSS
      • Experience designing websites and search engine optimisation
      • Excellent written and spoken communication and interpersonal skills


      • Experience with Mac OSX platform a plus
      • Experience with FileMaker software a plus
      • Basic Systems Administration skills
    • To apply, email us a copy of your CV to

October 2009

  • NRF Recruitment Awards 2009
    • Dale Technology, providers of IT Consultancy to Locumlink (, would like to congratuate them on being awarded Agency of the Year in a small agency category. This agency was seen by the panel to be "a trend-setter in recruitment. With an infectious passion for the industry and an innate understanding of how to use technology to drive a business, this agency exudes both efficiency and innovation" - NRF Panel
      "Dale Technology have helped us transform our business through their innotative approach to IT. The help and advice they have given us over the past years has been invaluable and has enabled us to win this award" - Rod McGovern, Managing Director, Locumlink Asssociates Limited

August 2009

  • iScoil System Roll Out
    • Dale Technology are delighted to roll out a bespoke system for assisting iScoil in the management and administration of their students.
    • iScoil is an online learning community offering an alternative path to further education and employment -

May 2009

  • Major New DTEMS Release
    • Dale Technology is pleased to announce that a major new release of DTEM’s (v2.5) will be launched this Summer. This release enhances the web functionality to the system and particularly enhances the teachers on-line facilities.

April 2009

  • New DTEMS Release
    • A new update of DTEMS has now been released to clients. The release was rolled out to clients during the Easter holidays. The new release includes added functionality for managing Canteen Menus which can be included on newsletters. In addition functionality has also been added to SMS groups of students directly from DTEMS.

March 2009

  • Remote Assistance/Support
    • Further to a successful trial of the WebEx technology and positive feedback from our clients, Dale Technology has decided to employ it for all clients going forward. This software allows us to give full support to our clients without the implementation of VPN's, etc. A client can get remote assistance within moments by going to our dedicated support website. This technology allows us to view or control the Clients computer screen,  share their own computer screen or give on-line presentations/training. 
      "WebEx enhances our service offering to our clients and allows us to provide comprehensive real-time support. This facility reduces the need for on-site calls, thus lowering the cost to our clients, which is critical in the prevailing economic conditions. " - Ronan Connolly, Managing Director

February 2009

  • FileMaker Business Alliance - Platinum Membership
    • Dale Technology have been sponsored as a Platinum Member of the FileMaker Business Alliance.
      "The Platinum level members of the FileMaker Business Alliance are independent companies who provide consultancy services, customized and packaged solutions, training services, web development and technical resources based on the FileMaker technology.
      This select group of companies has demonstrated their expertise and commitment to customers by meeting extensive business requirements and passing a comprehensive exam proving their FileMaker technical expertise. Their experience, reliability and continued investment in the FileMaker platform ensures their ability to handle the requirements of complex projects and demanding technology needs of your business.” - FileMaker Inc.
      "As a company that specialises in FileMaker development, we are delighted to be sponsored as Platinum Members of the FBA by FileMaker Inc.” - Ronan Connolly, Managing Director

    • On-line Calendar – Dale Technology have launched a full on-line calendar for the parental website.
      This Calendar provides each parent with a customised monthly Calendar detailing the events of the School including all the extra-curricular activities for their son/daughter in a single page format.

January 2009

  • FileMaker 10 Released
    • On January 5th Filemaker launched Filemaker 10, Filemaker 10 Advanced, Filemaker Server, Filemaker Server Advanced. More information on these updates can be found on and clients can purchase these products through Dale Technology Ltd.

    • Dale Technology Ltd are pleased to announce a new upgrade to DTEMS.
      "This functionality includes the publishing of exam schedules, enhanced parental website and enhanced functionality to newsletter modules and is an important enhancement to the DTEMS product.” - Conor Gahan, Senior Developer DTEMS

  • European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions
    • Dale Technology Ltd are pleased to announce they have successfully won a tender to provide Filemaker Support and development for the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.
      "We are delighted to win this tender. It reconfirms our position as market leaders at providing Filemaker Support and Development.” - Ronan Connolly, Managing Director

November 2008

  • DTEMS announces the launch of their Junior School Academic Reports. This suite of reports can be customised and is tailored towards the specific requirements of a Junior School.
  • DTEMS announces the forthcoming implementation of electronic notice-boards. These notice-boards enable the school / college to publish their latest news and upcoming events to the relevant notice-board automatically.
  • DTEMS goes live with the correction of Academic Reports online for teachers.
    "We are delighted to provide teachers with the ability to complete their academic reports via the internet, allowing them the flexibility to work from home as well as from within the school environment." - Ronan Connolly, Managing Director
  • Dale Technology employ WebEx to assist in the support of our clients.
    "WebEx enhances our service offering to our clients and allows us to provide comprehensive real-time support. This facility reduces the need for on-site calls, thus lowering the cost to our clients, which is critical in the prevailing economic conditions." - Ronan Connolly, Managing Director

October 2008

  • Dale Technology shortlisted for the FileMaker Cube Awards (Developers of Excellence) 2008 in the Education category. The Cube Awards recognise the efforts of individuals and organisations who develop solutions which are innovative and improve productivity through the use of FileMaker technology.

September 2008

  • DTEMS officially accepted by the Department of Education & Science for the Annual Departmental Returns which now gives for the first time post-primary schools a real choice in educational management systems.

August 2008

  • Rathdown School, Lower Glenageary Rd., install DTEMS as their preferred whole-school administration system providing online access and weekly electronic newsletters to parents.

June 2008

  • Dale Technology have more FileMaker 9 certified developers than any other company in Ireland.

May 2008

  • Dale Technology become the first FileMaker 9 certified developers in Ireland.

April 2008

  • New Dale Technology website launched
  • New corporate logo launched

March 2008

  • dtems UK Office opened
  • New Client Login area launched to provide facilities for logging jobs / issues and tracking up-to-date status on live projects

September 2007

  • dtems Parental website (beta) goes live in Alexandra College

July 2007

  • New FileMaker Pro 9 now available – FileMaker announced a new series of FileMaker Pro 9

January 2007

  • Dale Technology adopt PHP as the preferred method of web publishing for FileMaker databases

September 2006

  • dtems v2.0 launched in Alexandra College