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Microsoft .Net Core 6: write once, run anywhere?

“Write once, de-bug everywhere?” Responding to changing business needs has been a client and software challenge for many decades. But accelerating business change, digital transformation and software complexity makes solving this challenge now an imperative. There have been attempts before, most notably with Java and Java virtual machines back in the 90’s. Unfortunately that particular
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Chris Worledge

Chris Worledge: usability, the NHS, .Net Core 6 and tropical fish!

Chris joined C-BIA Consulting in London as a software developer in September 2018. He brings a critical engineering mindset, NHS experience and a desire that our applications are modern and as easy to use possible. He also brings fish…. From Marconi to the NHS and .Net Core 6 Chris has a background in engineering, initially
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Graph technology makes Gartner Top 10 Trends in Data & Analytics for 2021

An example of a knowledge graph from the Healthcare Graph Working Group (illustrative only) Graph relates everything – Graph forms the foundation of modern data and analytics with capabilities to enhance and improve user collaboration, machine learning models and explainable AI. Although graph technologies are not new to data and analytics, there has been a shift
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Paul Marrow

Paul Marrow: helping CBIA to shape the future of Digital Healthcare

From Biology to Telecoms C-BIA signed a partnership with Coevolve IT in October 2020 to further our collaborative work in the Research sector, notably in Healthcare. Here Paul Marrow, its founder, explains how he developed an interest in AI and Healthcare and the relevance of his research work in Biology and Telecoms to the field
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Tim Allard

Tim Allard – Senior IT Consultant, photographer and pianist!

Senior IT Consultant Tim is a Senior IT Consultant with over 20 years experience in all aspects of the Software Development Life Cycle. He majors in Microsoft technologies with a strong focus on SQL, data migration and messaging. Tim has a MSc in Information Systems/Technology from the University of Brighton having studied History with German
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Pranav Kapadia – Technical Consultant, Data Architect & Cricketer!

Technical Consultant Pranav Kapadia is an IT professional with over 25 years experience. He has a computer engineering background and now specialises in data engineering to enable cloud-based Business Intelligence (BI) solutions. He is a senior technical consultant based in our C-BIA Mumbai office and been with us for 11 years. He and his team
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American Institute for Foreign Study and C-BIA celebrate a 10-year partnership

You may have never heard of AIFS but you have probably heard of their flagship programs in Europe: Au Pair in America (established in 1986) and Camp America (established in 1969). Each of these attracts several thousand participants each year and its likely someone you know has benefited! AIFS: We Bring the World Together AIFS
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C-BIA Consulting Ltd have been named as a Supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s Digital Outcomes and Specialists 5 Framework

London, UK 26 Jan 2021: C-BIA Consulting Ltd (CBIA) have been named as a Supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s Digital Outcomes and Specialists 5 Framework. Crown Commercial Service (CCS) supports the public sector to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services. CBIA have been selected as a Supplier for Call-Off Contracts to
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Chatbots in Education

Why Chatbots are a Great Asset for Universities

Chatbots are an additional communication channel between an organisation and its customers. A chatbot will automatically and instantly respond without human intervention. The technology is based on AI, natural language processing, and text analysis and has slowly been improving over the last few years. This technology is a boon for universities around the world. It
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Anthony Dent – Consultant, Director & Umpire!

Anthony Dent is an IT professional with over of 30 years experience. He has a computer science background specialising in databases, formal development and project management. He now leads a double life, splitting his time evenly between two major roles. One as a testing and assurance specialist in the energy industry and the other as
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Saïd Business School & C-BIA in the time of COVID-19

Like many organisations during COVID-19, Saïd Business School (SBS) has had to cope with the pressures of changing working practices, increased workloads, budgetary pressures and remote-working. But unlike most, it now had its client base of students from 67 countries scattered around the globe. It faced a mammoth challenge in continuously and seamlessly connecting these
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Universities around the world are experimenting with Blockchain

Student Blockchains: helping Universities Become Digital and Improve Trust

Blockchain is known as the best tamper-proof technology in the world. There is no known way to fool it. This decentralized ledger system is being experimented with around the world in many sectors, including Education. For example, the Central New Mexico Community College provides new graduates with a diploma that is authenticated and recorded on
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