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Bespoke software for business

our specialty is the energy sector
projects delivered
51 +
receive on time
66 %
Satisfied clients
91 %

About Us

Brainy Bucket examines large amounts of data to uncover hidden patterns, correlations and other insights.
We are a technology agency with an appetite for large amounts of data. We focus on analysing your data, getting answers and delivering business intelligence solutions.
Designing, Developing and Innovating for people like you. We are passionate about what we do. Collaboratively, we bring more then 25 years experience in IT design and development, with both hardware and software systems.
Plain and simple, we love how software can make a large and complex process easy.

How It Works

We understand your requirement and provide quality works.

Data comes in

Large amounts of data are integrated in from sensors, devices, networks, applications, web, social, and more.

Data is processed

Several types of technology work together to help you get the most value from your information.

better data comes out

Resulting in better decisions, new revenue opportunities, improved operational efficiency, competitive advantages over your rivals, and much more.

Track your success

All our software solutions keep you informed on the progress and benefits through sustainable, financial and operational data reporting and display.

Some Of Our Good Work.

All received on time, and on budget.

Peak Power Warning

Alerting system which sends risk based notifications to businesses each morning, to help them reduce electricity costs for the day ahead.

Energy Advisor

Cloud based electricity calculator which reads electricity meter interval data and advises how you can save money.

Energy Game

Competition whereby schools and students complete energy efficiency challenges to gain points, earn rewards and have fun.


Automatic electricity meter read service communicating with any EDMI device.

Our Experience

More than 25 years combined IT systems experience

Michael O'Connell

Located in Melbourne VIC

Geoff McCarron-Benson

Located in Canberra ACT

Success Story

An award winning energy monitoring dashboard for Colliers International (WA). The dashboard tracks energy performance in real-time with regard to key metrics and pre-determined targets. The dashboard played an important role in helping Colliers International (WA) achieve and maintain a 5 Star NABERS Energy Tenancy rating, and consecutively winning CitySwitch National Green Office Program’s WA Best Office under 2000m2 Awards in 2016 and 2018.

Our Services

We understand your requirement and provide quality works.

Web Development

Building websites using the latest mobile and web development platforms to get the most out of your data. Admin dashboards, customer portals, public displays, etc.


Analyse data, both historical and real time, to make predictions and forecasts, allowing better decisions to be made faster.


Monitor data 24/7 at a fraction of the costs of human labour costs to detect exposures, reduce costs and help make informed decisions.


Gather data from multiple sources into a single system. Sensors, devices, networks, applications, web, social and much more.


Bring game design elements to improve user engagement, organisational productivity, ease of use and usefulness of systems.

Report & Display

Keeps you informed on the progress and benefits. Sustainable, financial and operational data reporting.


Satisfaction Guaranteed
"HFM has been working with Michael and Brainy Bucket for several years. HFM has benefited from Michaelʻs strong software development skills and knowledge of the energy sector. We have worked with Michael to turn ideas into meaningful software solutions that have improved our processes and allowed us to offer greater financial savings to our clients."
Alex Sejourne
HFM Asset Management

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