Refining the Development Process Through Automation

Refining the Development Process Through Automation

Joel Marrero is a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) at Mobile Advertisement Tech Company, Tapdaq. With a passion for computing, Joel has a wealth of experience in automation, specifically in workflows and infrastructure level automation.

We caught up with him to find out how both large enterprises and startups can benefit from automating parts of their workflow.

Global security giants Saab continue expansion with new Hull @TheDock base

Global security giants Saab continue expansion with new Hull @TheDock base

Global defence and security company Saab has expanded its team in Hull, buoyed by the support of the city’s fast-growing tech community.

Saab has leased a 2,000 sq ft office from regeneration company Wykeland Group at the waterfront @TheDock development to accommodate the rapid growth of its team in Hull.

Saab has based their new office in the £15m @TheDock development, next to the Centre for Digital Innovation (C4DI) tech hub to maintain its connection with Hull's tech community.

How GDPR is an Opportunity for the Tech Industry 

How GDPR is an Opportunity for the Tech Industry 

GDPR seems to be the acronym on everybody’s lips. Michael Curran is presenting C4DI members with a unique opportunity he believes they must seize. 

The General Data Protection Regulation is the European Union’s response to modern technology outstripping Privacy regulation. The EU has introduced these new laws in order to protect the rights of its citizens. Companies of all shapes and sizes must demonstrate that it is the people, not them, that own data...

The Man Who Built Our Block City

The Man Who Built Our Block City

As some of you may know, David Bugden is the man behind the painstaking digital recreation of Hull via Minecraft, making Hull one of the first cities in England to be Minecraftified (we checked, that's definitely a word, ahem).

This week the C4DI team and a few of our lucky members had the chance to meet Dave to get a first hand, full-screen demo of his creation in all of Minecraft's pixelated glory. 

Lambda Functions is Improving the Safety of Australian Highways

Lambda Functions is Improving the Safety of Australian Highways

Michael Clarke is Digital Architect at Lambda Functions and is currently transforming road safety in Western Australia through innovative technology. 

As part of a wider project to replace the existing highway classification method in Australia, Lambda Functions is developing a decision-making system that uses technology to classify the quality of roads...

I-CON: A Multi-Channel Approach to Packaging

I-CON: A Multi-Channel Approach to Packaging

The I-CON business launched in 2017. As Integration Consultants the I-CON team provides services from consultation to the development and delivery of a complete solution, with a particular focus on the challenges faced when implementing campaigns that feature Digital Packaging and connective technologies. The team facilitate projects that capitalise on the use of digital technologies integrated with the complete spectrum of packaging formats.

The Tech Community Gains Unprecedented Recognition at the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards

The Tech Community Gains Unprecedented Recognition at the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards

It was fantastic to see so many familiar faces from the C4DI at the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards. 

Software development company Sauce was rightfully crowned Start-up Business of the Year and Young Achiever of the Year, Amy Knight was rewarded for her hard work at social marketing agency eskimosoup...

Have you heard about Edenic innovation?

Have you heard about Edenic innovation?

C4DI Member Rob Lewis has 30 years of experience in corporate innovation. A year ago Rob founded 54DegreesNorth to leverage his experience to create a digital health innovation pipeline. Building on this foundation Rob has launched a brand new, co-developed process called Edenic Innovation with partners yesyesBD.

The process helps companies address 3 key challenges facing all businesses today - how to prevent themselves being disrupted; how to use digital technology; and how to think differently.  The process comes in various tailored packages to meet companies needs, it leverages digital talent and a framework of innovation scopes that forces a company to think differently and digitally...