Last Updated: 29 March 2021

Microsoft Development Specialists

We specialize in Microsoft .Net Core and full-stack software development.

Our past clients cover many different sectors, giving us the experience and expertise required to deliver projects on time and on budget.

  • High Concurrency e-Commerce Platforms
  • Commodity Trading & Data Solutions
  • Travel & Aviation
  • Finance, Banking & Insurance
  • Public Utilities & Infrastructure
  • Gaming & gambling

Our developers and architects have deep knowledge of cloud-first design including containerized front-ends, APIs and backend processes. We use Docker and Kubernetes to run highly available and infinitely scalable solutions on all popular public and private cloud providers, including Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS and bare metal Kubernetes nodes.

IR35 Compliant Development Resources

Tax rules continue to be disruptive to organizations of all sizes throughout the UK. With the latest rules coming into force, many teams are suddenly finding they are unable to cope with the software development demands of their business. We are able to provide individual developer, architecture, testing and business analysis resources in a 100% IR35-compliant way. For larger projects, we can provide complete end-to-end project delivery from discovery through to build and test on a variety of flexible commercial arrangements. We are a member of the GOV.UK Digital Outcomes & Specialists scheme, and can handle public sector procurement requests through that platform.

Server Colocation & Hosting

We own and maintain our own highly-available server hardware and Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization platform. This gives your organization the convenience of a full end-to-end solution through design, develop and deployment. We can provide tailored uptime guarantee SLAs to suit your needs and budget.

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Our Clients

Our impressive client base includes large companies, small companies and promising startups. We can lead or support development projects of all sizes and budgets.

Anacap Financial Partners

Anacap Financial Partners

Assistance with in-house MVC and Javascript line-of-business application, and integration with third party data APIs using Web API.


Yorkshire Water

Yorkshier Water

Leading the architecture of Digital Tribe's greenfield .Net Core microservices estate and React front-end web applications. This project involved the creation of several new applications to service the needs of millions of water and sewerage customers throughout the region. Yorkshire Water serves 2.3 million households and 130,000 business customers.


Jet2 & Jet2Holidays

Jet2.com, Jet2Holidays.com, Jet2 City Breaks

Major rewrite of holiday search engine and integration of new Web API-based margin management system into Jet2Holidays website. Also worked on the airline booking system, providing backend performance improvements. We were also involved in the re-architecture and rewrite of legacy systems to .Net Core Linux Docker containers. Seemlessly and without any business interruption, performed the migration of a single, large monolithic TFSVC repository into over 100 individual Git repositories, complete with GitFlow compatible branches and continuous integration builds. Created several TFS and Azure DevOps custom build steps and processes, including automated test environment creation and smoke test execution using Docker.


Lloyds Banking Group

Lloyds Banking Group

A mixture of Agile and more traditional Waterfall-style environments in the insurance and wealth sector, this involved working on C#, ASP.NET, WPF and WCF applications. Work with this company involved the integration of many disparate and legacy systems using SOAP web services.


NCR

NCR ATM

Based between London, Leeds and Dublin locations, this role involved working with a vast number of different ATM products from small machines used in local shops by independent providers, to large multi-function devices built into the wall of your local high street bank. Involved working on a number of ground-breaking initatives, including early retina scanning identification systems.


Nationwide Building Society

Nationwide Building Society

Mainly working on-site at Nationwide's head office in Swindon, this project involved migrating legacy ATM and self-service software to a modern Windows-based platform that included stat-of-the-art hardware and software distribution processes.


UK Public Sector

UK Government, public sector

We are a member of the UK Government's Digital Outcomes and Specialists scheme for the supply of systems and expertise to public sector organisations. This includes bespoke software development, testing, cloud hosting and datacentre services.


Gamestec

Gamestec Leisure

Development of backend systems designed to collect and analyse fruit machine, quiz machine and fixed-odds betting terminal (FOBT) usage and performance. Included a suite of management information tools for targeting specific machines at different locations, demographics and brewery sites.


Halifax Building Society

Halifax Building Society

Multi-million pound maintenance and rewrite of telephony integrated desktop systems. Also included work on Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems, and ATM software. Integration of Halifax and Bank of Scotland automated note acceptor machines with the Lloyds TSB platform following the well-publicised merger.


Sony Online Entertainment (Europe)

Sony Online Entertainment Europe

Multithreaded web service for analysing in-game data and chat in real time. Involved SQL Server tuning of tables containing upwards of 2 billion rows, one of the largest single tables we've seen in a relational database, ever.


Provident Financial Management Services

Provident Financial Management Services and Satsuma.co.uk

C#, MVC and SQL Server website re-write for the Satsuma personal loans brand. Included the creation of several strategic new webservices as well as integration with third party web services for credit scoring, fraud detection and payment processing.