Device Developers’ Conference annual event for the developers of intelligent systems and devices. The 2015 event will takes place in May and June, in Cambridge, Reading, Manchester and Uphall outside Edinburgh.This year Solid Stat Supplies offers its expertise for embedded systems development in control and communications both wireless and wired.
Web dating and IT entrepreneur Bill Dobbie has emerged and aims to emulate early pioneers of the Scottish whisky industry, giving the Hebridean Island of Raasay its first legal distillery, following a multimillion pound investment.
Crowd sourced startup Outernet, is aiming to rent communication satellites to carry the 'essentials' of the internet, as Wikipedia, open source software, health resources from Disease Control Centres and international news to billions of people,
Coding is becoming an increasingly popular career choice for women according to Stck Overflow Careers, that enables employers to engage with the largest community of developers in the world. UK developers are among best paid and most highly skilled coders in the world, claims a newly published global report.
Apogee Corporation, the Wimbledon-based European supplier of managed print services and digital document solutions, has deployed a new CBS service management system from Purpose Software in France enabling Apogee to migrate data from a SAP-based environment, and standardise the business processes using an industry specific solutionin its recently acquired French operation near Paris
Scotland's thriving digital technologies industry, is predicted to enjoy strong growth again this year. Its vibrancy is reflected in the record number of entries received for the DigiTech Awards 2015 and finalists are announced, with both well-known names and promising start-ups included in the shortlist.
Graduates are in demand with Scottish digital technologies industry set for further growth in 2015. New research from ScotlandIS is forecasting strong growth for the digital technologies industry in Scotland, with 83% of organisations planning to increase staff numbers and 86% of businesses expecting sales to rise in the coming year.
Truffle Capital, France’s leading European venture capital firm and one of the top French FCPI (retail funds) managers, in collaboration with CXP, the independent European research and consulting firm specialising in application software, computer services and digital processing, publish "Truffle 100 France" ranking of the country's top 100 software companies.
Glasgow based software company Linknode urges that its new mobile device app can help architects and planners better estimate visual impacts of wind farms and accordingly allow them to make more efficient and hopefully less scenic damaging decisions.
Cloud robotics, involves the integration of cloud computing technology in robots, is gaining global prominence. End users begin to recognise this novel concept benefits, using the Internet to augment a robot’s capabilities, off-loading computation and providing services on demand. Set to make future robots more productive and efficient, the concept's diverse requirements of end users cn be met with no compromise to the quality of services.
Back in 2011 the proposal was that MOD should fund security hackers. Now in 2015 Edinburgh Napier University is to update Conan Doyle with Digital Sherlocks, as it becomes home to a new international crime-busting team targeting sophisticated online criminals. The experts in computer security will gather at Edinburgh Napier University on Wednesday for the launch of the ICA (International Cyber Academy) in The Glassroom (below) at Edinburgh Napier’s Merchiston campus.
Crofters should fill in their subsidy claims using pen and paper to avoid potential delays, according to Shetland MSP Tavish Scott who noted that the Scottish government’s new computer system for processing claims was well over-budget and did not work properly.
IR (Integrated Research) corporate HQ located in Sydney, Australia, with offices in the USA, UK, Germany and Singapore has acquired the US based IQ Services business. This it is claimed provides IR with a number of strategically significant growth opportunitiesin existing markets and new allied markets:
The 11th release of OpenStack delivers stable core of compute, storage and networking services to foster an ecosystem of innovation and is now available for download, marking a turning point for the open source project with contributions from nearly 1,500 developers and 169 organisations worldwide. As the core of platforms mature, focus turns to interoperability in the market, raising the bar for driver compatibility, and extending the platform to fit workloads with bare metal and containers.
On the heels of that rarity, remote working, comes another set of findings, using the (ONS) Office for National Statistics showing that commuting journeys are on the increase and that the average British worker is spending over eleven weeks a year commuting.
Queensway Park gets green light for £100 million Data Centre campus in Fife and detailed consent has been granted for phase one of the country’s largest green data centre development located in Fife Scotland.
In a bid to close the cyber security skills gap, MWR InfoSecurity - the global research-led security consultancy, is bringing back its highly anticipated and prestigious HackFu event for the eighth year running. HackFu 2015 aims to test and improve existing cyber security and team work skills amongst the industry’s best emerging talent, through a series of tasks and challenges that push participants to explore beyond their comfort zones.
The ever changing face of technology coupled with demanding business requirements dictates enterprises revamp existing enterprise applications, with newer versions supporting such disruptive technologies such as cloud, mobility and analytics.
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