Frequently asked questions

Questions people commonly ask Red Kinetic


What does Red Kinetic do?

Red Kinetic builds websites, online database systems and web applications. These applications can be custom business software programs that helps companies complete operations more efficiently. Read about our services to find out more.

What are Red Kinetic's core skills

We are very good with web technologies and databases.

Why should we work with Red Kinetic?

We know what we are doing. We focus on our core strengths rather than trying to do everything. We develop locally. We care about helping improve your business.

How long does it take to develop a website, database or application?

The more the software needs to do, the longer it takes to build. The average time from start to finish is around 3 months.

Where is Red Kinetic located?

Red Kinetic is located in the historic West End of Fremantle, near the Round House. Fremantle is the port of Perth, the capital city of Western Australia. Fremantle is known for its fishing boat harbour, markets, maritime businesses, beaches, craft brewing and heritage buildings. You can find us in suite 9, level 1 Hudson Chambers, 14 Phillimore Street in Fremantle.

How much do databases or applications cost?

It depends how much functionality you need. Prices start at $3,000 for a simple application. Red Kinetic can provide a free quote.

What type of businesses does Red Kinetic work with?

Red Kinetic has experience building databases and web applications for companies in mining, maritime, engineering, manufacturing, health, agriculture, government, defence, survey, marketing and design.

Can I own the source code or intellectual property?

Yes. Please specify that you want source code or intellection property ownership during our initial discussions. We will factor this into the quote.

What happens if staff are hit by a bus or Red Kinetic moves to Alaska?

Red Kinetic has been operating in the Perth area for over 15 years and hopefully will be around for many years to come. However, to put your mind at ease, your database and application can be deployed on your network or in 3rd party hosting environment ensuring you will always have access to it.

You can also request ownership of the source code before quoting. Red Kinetic systems are developed using industry standard technologies and you will be able to find another programmer who can take over if required.

Can you work onsite for a few days to sort out database problems or build us a system?

Yes. Services can be charged at a day-rate.

What does the name Red Kinetic mean?

It embodies our core values of passionate programming and moving businesses forward.

What is a software developer?

A software developer is another name for a computer programmer. A computer programmer writes instructions to the computer to tell it what to do. These instructions are called code. Software is also known as a program, application or app.

What is a web developer?

A web developer is a programmer who makes applications that run in a web browser using web languages and technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, ASP.NET, Apache and IIS. Red Kinetic is both a database developer and a web developer.

What is a database developer?

A database developer is a computer programmer who focusses on creating data-centric software using database technologies. These are called relational database management systems (RDMS). Examples we work with include MySQL, SQL Server, Microsoft Access and SQLite.

Have another question?

Email hello@redkinetic.com or call 0466 588 150.