Company Connecting Blog

Jumpstart takes a look at Artificial Intelligence

Our partner, Jumpstart, takes a look at the application of technologies like Artificial Intelligence to recognise speed signs, work with talking machines and protect our personal and business data. 

Technology continues to accelerate  and innovative companies are buildng new products and...

Scottish IT companies with IoT (Internet of Things) skills

This weeks Infographic covers Scottish Companies with skills in IoT(Internet of Things) and other related areas such as sensiors, RFID, big data nad analytics. IOT is the connection via the internet of various computing devices in everyday objects, allowing them to send and receive data.

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The Internet of Things (IoT) is not new - it's just more accessible

Mitchell Duncan, a technical analyst at Jumpstart takes a look at IoT.

There is a lot of noise in the press and online media about the Internet of Things (IoT). You may well ask; ‘What is it?’ and ‘What does it mean to to me?’ 

There is nothing new about IoT - it just has a more...

Infographic on Cyber Security Companies compared to Scottish IT Companies

Company Connecting has published a great number of articles and videos on Cyber Security which reflect the many different facets of security today.

Our infographic provides a summary of the type of information we hold at Company Connecting. IT companies with Cyber Security skills tend to...

2018 Infographic on Financial Services Companies Compared to Scottish IT Companies

Financial Services is one of the fastest growing Sectors in Scottish IT companies. In our latest infographic we will be diving into the details of the Financial Services Companies and comparing them with all the Scottish IT companies. 10% of Scottish IT companies have Financial Services as a...

Glasgow and Edinburgh IT companies with IT skills

This week's Company Connecting infographic compares 1400 companies based in Glasgow and Edinburgh i.e. 50% of the IT and telecoms companies in Scotland. Company Connecting has detailed information on 4,437 tech companies of which 2,763 are in Scotland.

2018 Infographic on Edinburgh Companies with IT and telecoms skills

Edinburgh is the largest tech centre in Scotland followed closely by Glasgow. In our latest infographic we will be diving into the details of the Edinburgh IT and Telecoms Companies. Edinburgh is home to 26% of the IT and telecom companies in Scotland.

Scottish Financial Services Infographic 2018

Company Connecting continues its publication of infographics on the state of IT and Tech industries in Scotland with a look at the IT and telecoms companies that work in the Financial services area.

We have defined 'financial services' as those companies providing products and services to...

Where have all the women in technology gone?

When I first started as a trainee programmer in the December 1979, I was a bit of an oddity because I worked in the mysterious world of ‘computing’. I don’t think we used expressions like, ‘technology’, ‘information services’, ‘telecoms’ – it was just all ‘computing’.

Infographic on Glasgow Companies with IT skills

While Edinburgh is often seen as the biggest player in Scotland’s tech industry, Glasgow offers a large, growing and crucially interesting tech/IT scene. In our latest infographic, Glasgow is home to 25% of the IT and telecom companies in Scotland.

Some quick stats on the 695 Glasgow...