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We are celebrating Ada Lovelace Day with some of AND’s women in tech

Today we are marking the 10th anniversary of Ada Lovelace Day by showcasing some of the wonderful female engineers who work here at AND. Making up more than half of the AND team, the ladies here are responsible for a number of activities that include: running the company, software development, data analytics, and third-party testing. [...]

We are celebrating Ada Lovelace Day with some of AND’s women in tech 2018-10-09T15:05:16+00:00

AND successfully delivers innovative energy management system

AND Technology Research announces the successful development of an innovative energy management system called AEMS (Alert Energy Management System). Comprising of an easy-to-use dashboard and mobile phone application, AEMS empowers SMEs in the control and management of their energy usage from anywhere, at any time. AEMS learns patterns of behaviour through state-of-the-art AI and offers [...]

AND successfully delivers innovative energy management system 2018-09-18T10:36:32+00:00

Dr Val: Putting technology to work

It’s national coding week within the 2018 Year of Engineering, so what better time to consider how we engineers work. Like all engineers we use tools. CAD systems, modelling systems, database handlers, languages, and debuggers exist in abundance. The choice can, at times, seem overwhelming. Every engineer will have their favourite, and just like cars, [...]

Dr Val: Putting technology to work 2018-09-18T10:36:06+00:00

Dr Val: Navigating Security and Privacy

Design of new product and service with security built in is a recurring topic in the embedded system space. Locks, keys, trusted sources, encryption, access points, and data verification have been centre stage in the debates. But as sensors and controls become more personal, privacy has moved to take the top slot. Privacy, one of [...]

Dr Val: Navigating Security and Privacy 2018-05-16T10:11:24+00:00

AND is awarded major contract to develop energy management service for SMEs

AND Technology Research recently celebrated the win of a major contract issued by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The contract, to develop an energy management solution for small non-domestic businesses within the retail and hospitality sector, builds on AND’s considerable experience in this area and most importantly draws on their emerging [...]

AND is awarded major contract to develop energy management service for SMEs 2018-05-16T10:05:09+00:00

2018 – The Year of Engineering has arrived!

AND Technology Research is proud to support the Year of Engineering. A national campaign that launched this week dedicated to inspire the next generation of engineers. We are joining forces with the government and hundreds of industry partners to celebrate the world and wonder of engineering. Throughout 2018, this campaign will give young people, parents, [...]

2018 – The Year of Engineering has arrived! 2018-01-19T16:06:20+00:00

AND’s IoT device aims to protect vulnerable people and the elderly

Power cuts are frustrating at the best of times, but imagine how dangerous a power failure is for someone vulnerable or the elderly. In most situations, an electricity provider only becomes aware of a power cut when a customer calls in.  This can be highly inconvenient and potentially life threatening, especially if someone relying on [...]

AND’s IoT device aims to protect vulnerable people and the elderly 2017-10-20T11:32:19+00:00

Dr Val: Deal or No Deal – Engineering Style

A new stat this week was re-tweeted by AND that the annual engineering shortfall in recruits is 20,000. I am passionate about my job and am bemused at why the electronics/software industry does not seem to be attractive to many school- leavers. I also often get asked what we can do to up the profile [...]

Dr Val: Deal or No Deal – Engineering Style 2017-08-18T10:06:21+00:00

Introducing The LinkSpace

Last month saw the launch of The LinkSpace, an exciting new venture providing a dedicated creative space for development and learning. Operated by AND, it connects a diverse array of people including industry leaders, engineering talent, cross-sector professionals, academics, entrepreneurs, scale-ups and local communities. Through collaboration and partnership, The LinkSpace provides users with an environment [...]

Introducing The LinkSpace 2017-08-18T10:05:57+00:00