Components of Catalyst System
The Catalyst System has 3 major components:
1. The Live Server: https://catalyst.deanza.edu
The Live Server is where you actually teach your classes to enrolled De Anza students.
2. The Catalyst Development Server: https://catalystdev.deanza.edu
This server is a unique space for faculty training, course development and maintenance.
3. The Catalyst Maintenance System: https://catalystdev.deanza.edu
The Catalyst Maintenance System lives on the development server and is the BRIDGE between the Development and the Live Catalyst Servers. Think of this as your virtual scheduling center. When you reach the homepage of the Catalyst development server, click the link for the Catalyst Course Maintenance System or the Activation Request System, as needed. You will need to reserve a virtual classroom (a course shell) for your use. If you don't reserve it by the specified deadline, you will not have the classroom. It is where you will make requests including