Founded in 2006 as Genisys Consulting, the Centre for Business Intelligence & Analytics (C-BIA) specialises in improving business decision-making and agility through intelligent applications and the smart use of data, both on premise and cloud. We partner with clients to design, build and maintain intelligent applications, Business Intelligence (BI) and Data Analytics applications in the Healthcare, Education, Research and other sectors. Clients include Wellcome, the NHS, University of Oxford/Saïd Business School. We have an exclusive off-shore partnership with the Center for Business Intelligence & Analytics in Pune & Mumbai, India. Together we have completed more than 50 projects since 2010.
Our rigorous requirement and management disciplines mean we can often offer fixed price projects.
End to END
We help with Strategy, Management & Technology, filling gaps in technology capabilities, reducing costs and accelerating technology adoption and business benefits.
FLEXIBLE IT SOURCING MODEL
We provide the scarce talent you need from across our partner network and provide core and extended support capabilities to keep your systems functioning and users satisfied.
TOOLS & PLATFORMS
A full range of Microsoft Azure cloud and on premise development skills and tools, including our own advanced data analytics platform.
We help clients identify and extract business value from their data assets
We help clients get business value from their transactional data assets. We use our DATASPRINT™ workshops to help them launch a pilot data initiative or develop a comprehensive roadmap to becoming a data-driven organisation. We also help to develop the data Governance & Management processes to ensure security & privacy and we support the use of tools such as Alteryx to make data accessible to all users.
We use Microsoft Azure .Net and SQL Server, Oracle and Open Source to build cost-effective and intelligent applications, automate everything and improve decision-making. We employ agile and collaborative development approaches to help users engage and deliver what they need. We can often do this for a fixed price and as an outsourced service.
We develop data-rich visual business intelligence applications using Microsoft and Open Source technologies for healthcare, education, retail and other sectors. These applications help inform and ease the decision load and drive better outcomes for clients, their users, customers or patients. Tools include Power BI and Tableau amongst others.
advanced data analytics
We help clients identify value and develop actionable insights from their data and adopt AI. We free them from low value data engineering and integration tasks and their reliance on scarce and expensive expertise. We provide AWS, Python, Microsoft Share Point, Azure ML, SAS, MySQL, Pentaho and R resources. We have developed our own ‘Analytics-as-a-Service’ (AaaS) platform and implement it in clients in partnership with domain experts, lowering the entry-point for advanced analytics for our client’s.
Data, AI & Knowledge Graphs
Innovative Proof of Concepts and Prototypes from C-BIA!
Enola™ Rare Disease Investigator
Enola™ Rare Disease InvestigatorArtificial Intelligence Graph Technologies
GOSH PANDA: Safe Nursing Care for Children
GOSH PANDA: Safe Nursing Care for ChildrenArtificial Intelligence Data Analytics Healthcare
News & Insights
We have been named as a Supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) Digital Outcomes and Specialists 6 (DOS6) Framework. This means we can continue our relationship of over 2 years and provide selected digital services to the public sector marketplace which includes the NHS, Government Departments, Local authorities and many others. The new award is
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NEWSFLASH – CareAlign wins first place in American Informatics Medical Association (AIMA) initiative to REDUCE DOCUMENTATION BURDEN. Philadelphia, USA: CareAlign, a privately held leader in clinical care solutions, is pleased to announce a partnership with C-BIA Consulting Ltd in to expand its presence to the UK. The partnership will work to develop opportunities for CareAlign
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Introduction The combination of accelerating technology change and the impact of economic uncertainty have altered how businesses utilise third-party IT service providers. But the demands remain the same – speed-to-value, business and technical insight, optimal cost, and managed risk with predictable, high-quality results. This is no easy challenge! Our Agile Delivery Model is designed to
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Managing Outsourced IT Last month we introduced you to our FLEXIBLE IT Support Service in Are all your applications feeling the love? and why in this era of heightened security risks and change, all your applications deserve a little love, not just the business critical ones. Today we dig a little deeper, starting with the
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Nowadays, the smart use of cloud technologies, big data, and advanced analytics play a crucical role in helping businesses adapt and scale. Whether you’re in a niche industry or a highly competitive market, having intelligent solutions for your needs can tremendously help improve your operations and meet challenging business and new user needs. At C-BIA
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The C-BIA FLEXIBLE IT Support Service You may not be ready to outsorce the support of business critical applications essential to your strategy and commercial success. But what about those systems that are important but not business critical? What can be done to ensure these systems and their users also feel the love – are
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Are you sure your .NET applications are still supported by Microsoft? .NET 6 on general release from 9th November 2021 The release of .NET 6 achieves Microsoft’s goal for all .NET components to be unified under one product, where users can then pick and choose which parts of .NET they want to use, instead of
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PANDAi: the latest version of our safe nursing care tool Developed in partnership with NHS Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital (GOSH), PANDA is used for paediatric safe nursing care assessment by several UK Trusts. You can find out more what GOSH say about it at GOSH PANDA: safe nursing care for children. But PANDA has
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Have you noticed the Cyber Essentials badge on our website? With the rise in cybercrime, we all need to protect ourselves and our clients. Phishing, impersonation, malware and ransomware are all too common. Cyber Essentials is one step we have taken to increase our protection. PS If you don’t think cyber crime effects you, then
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Estimated reading time: 2 minutes Given the sensitivity of patient data, it is right that all organisations within the NHS provider and supplier ecosystems take privacy and security seriously. One NHS initiative to help ensure this happens is the DSP Toolkit, launched in 2017. What is the Data Security and Protection (DSP) Toolkit? The Data
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The Smart Marking System : ensuring university student assessment is fair, accurate, and consistent.
What is student assessment? Student assessment in UK Higher Education refers to the formal and informal methods and tools used to evaluate, measure, and document the academic progress of students. These can include assignments, practical work, presentations, participation, examinations and tests. Marks are calculated to award degrees and other qualifications and comply with relevant marking
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Patient data is the fuel for healthcare research The UK Government has a grand challenge mission to ‘Use data, Artificial Intelligence and innovation to transform the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of chronic diseases by 2030′ To achieve this mission the NHS needs to make more patient and image data available to researchers. And it
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