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Information technology

Software engineering

We use technology well established in the IT industry and our software development team have experience in a wide range of programming languages. A combination of their own skills and a highly developed knowledge of the data and the instruments used to collect them informs our pioneering approach to the development of marine data management tools.

Internally, we develop and maintain code written in

  • Microsoft Access
  • C++
  • Oracle SQL Developer
  • Java and Java Server Pages (JSP)
  • Linux scripting languages
  • Python
  • Delphi

Web applications use ArcIMS, JSP, Perl, JavaScript, HTML and XHTML.

For more information about our software applications, see

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