We're Pura Vida,
We're Oktara

A nearshore software development company

Our Services


We are passionate about what we do, which helps us provide top quality solutions to your project. We love creating software solutions and innovating our developing process according to every day new trends and technologies.

Front-End Development

Front-End is a rapidly evolving universe. An important part of our Front-End developers is keeping up to date and staying close to new tools, trends and workflows, while being proficient on robust and popular technologies. Bootstrap, Foundation, JQuery, AngularJS, ReactJS, HTML5, CSS3, SASS, Flex, D3.js, Grunt, Gulp. These and many more are technologies that we can proficiently handle.

Back-End Development

The back-end of a website consists of a server, an application, and a database. We provide extensive experience in PHP, C# (.NET), NodeJS, Java, MySQL and Microsoft SQL Server. We are also proficient using PHP frameworks like Laravel, Symfony and CakePHP. We can deploy these applications to the most popular Cloud-based hosting providers like Rackspace, Bluehost, DigitalOcean, InMotion, Amazon and many more.

Mobile Development

The continuous growth in mobile applications have led to a rapid development of the mobile market. We have experience building native and hybrid apps, for both iOS and Android, using technologies like Objective-C, Android Native, React Native, Ionic, Swift, Cordova, PhoneGap and many others. We can also take care of the process of publishing your apps to Google Play and the Apple App Store.

Drupal Development

Drupal is a flexible and highly customizable platform, you can leverage its capabilities to build any type of website you need. We have vast experience creating end-to-end solutions, custom modules, integrations and themes based on parent themes like Omega, Bootstrap, Zen and many others.

WordPress Development

WordPress is extremely easy to use, and an excellent CMS choice for small businesses, small E-commerce stores or simple websites. We provide extensive experience building websites from scratch using Visual Composer or Cornerstone, building themes with Advanced Custom Fields or building small websites with pre-built themes.

Sitecore® Development

Sitecore is one of the leading ASP.NET CMS platforms. We provide development services with experienced Sitecore® Certified Developers from Costa Rica, with a highly competitive cost model. Our team has developed a proven process that speeds development and provides better scalability and maintainability.

About Oktara – About Costa Rica

Some of the benefits you can count on when working with us are real time coordination, no or slight time difference, cultural similarities, same day travel and same work day, among others.

We like to create long lasting partnerships with our clients, building not only a business but also a friendly relationship. As we are located on a privileged geographic location we can offer all the benefits of nearshore outsourcing.

About Oktara, About Costa Rica - Oktara Software

We create long-lasting relationships with our clients
and partners, guided by our core values

We communicate, we enjoy, we deliver.

Our Clients and Partners


We deeply appreciate each and every client and partner that trust us. We show it with hard work and dedication towards everything we do.

Bluemoon Software - Clients and Partners
Proximity Costa Rica - Clients and Partners
ResMetrics - Clients and Partners
Pixel 506 - Clients and Partners
Hellman & Friedman - Clients and Partners
Laneterralever - Clients and Partners
The Inside Corner - Clients and Partners
Budget Rent a Car - Clients and Partners
Make-A-Wish - Clients and Partners
East Bay Center for The Performing Arts logo - Clients and Partners
Powin Energy logo - Clients and Partners
GlobalNow logo - Clients and Partners
The Bridge logo - Clients and Partners
GoSweat logo - Clients and Partners
Juvia logo - Clients and Partners

What they've said

Testimonial - Oktara Software

“Oktara supports the business needs of clients throughout the web development lifecycle. They use an Agile approach that is flexible. They have a strong team of skilled developers who are dedicated to writing good code.”

Craig Nelson – The Inside Corner, Inc.
Testimonial - Oktara Software

“Good morning team, I’ve been looking at your pull requests and merging them to develop.. I’m very happy with the work and speed at which you’re moving.. Let me know if you have any questions and have a great day.”

Eric Clark – Bluemoon Software
Testimonial - Oktara Software

“I already knew that you were good at what you do but now I made sure with this new site, and the love that Harold put into it was tremendous. I am sure that I can recommend you with my eyes closed.”

Philippe Quillery – The Bridge

A nearshore team? Build your product?
Maintenance work on your platform?

Wether you’re looking for nearshore resources, or for a quote for your project, at Oktara
we can get you started. We would love to have you as our newest client.

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We would love to hear from you, please fill the form below with your need, or give us a call anytime.

Curridabat, San José, Costa Rica.

Phone Numbers:
US: (415) 935-9954
CR: (506) 2101-8958

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