CRITICAL Software

Established in 1998, CRITICAL Software provides systems, software and data engineering services for safety, mission and business-critical applications. We help to ensure our clients meet the most demanding quality standards for software safety, performance and reliability. Our data engineering products and services also provide clients...

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  • Computing/Technology
  • Sciences/Maths

The facts

CRITICAL Software was founded in 1998
We operate in 10 industries, including Aerospace, Defence, Energy, Space and Railway
Our first ever client was NASA
20 Space missions have been aided by our work
400 Helicopters monitored by our software systems
Our software orbits the earth 24/7 365 days a year

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The Express Route to Better Maintenance

Britain is now one of the leading countries in Europe when it comes to the operation of national rail networks. Use has more than doubled over the last two decades hitting a record 1.6 billion passengers a year, and there are no signs of growth stopping there. Passenger numbers are set to rise year on year and, because of this, rail operators are looking at ways of maximising capacity by putting existing stock and infrastructure to better use. One way of achieving this involves...

Aug 8, 2016

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Safety and Security in the Smart sector

Developments in the smart sector promise to bring with them an exciting mixture of increased technical control and more automated, reliable capabilities for both business and individuals. However, as networks join up systems of systems across the country and the world, new methods of management will be required to take best advantage of the potential positive impact of these technological advancements. The implementation of new smart technologies and the systems that control them...

Aug 8, 2016

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Why Bigger Isn't Always Better When It Comes to Company Size

Unlikely as it sounds, a career in the Royal Navy has provided me with a variety of skills and abilities that perfectly suit a role in the software industry. What was less straightforward, however, was finding a company that offered a working environment that suited me. When I left the Navy I did what everyone told me not to do and took the first job I was offered. Having decided to leave to find a position that could offer me what I was lacking – to feel more than just a small...

Aug 8, 2016

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The Power of Design Thinking

In the past few years, Design Thinking has become an increasingly popular method of software development, creating a solid basis for the delivery of innovative products, business systems and services. Design Thinking is now a powerful tool and, according to the Interaction Design Foundation, "it has the potential to break down obstructive patterns and allow us to develop new ways of tackling both long-established problems and those that we have never previously encountered." By getting...

Aug 8, 2016

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