All posts by Prof. Adam Beaumont

11Dec/13

New SMS capacity and load balancing

It might sound like mundane stuff, but aql have been in the SMS API business since the year 2000. Our API’s are embedded in hundreds of software applications serving over 30,000 Customers including 35 of the FTSE 100. So – the upgrades that we’ve done are a bit like trying to rebuild the engine of a moving car and everything we’ve done and are doing needs to be seamless and without impact.

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11Dec/13

New Events Space

One of the more recent events was a charity fundraiser and dragons’ den griller/toaster for several social enterprises on behalf of the Yorkshire Venture Philanthropists organised by Leeds Community Foundation. The keynote speaker was Sir Tim Smit, founder and driving force of the Eden Project.

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11Dec/13

Scifiwifi

It’s some coincidence (!) that aql have just started to roll out their blue phone boxes around Leeds at the time of the 50th anniversary of ‘The Doctor’. Dr Adam Beaumont was at an event last week and heard the phrase ‘engineered serendipity’. It made him smile.

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