Exposed to the Elements – Trespass Identification and Deterrent System (TIDS) is Put to the Test Back in November last year we announced our participation in an SBRi funding call from […]
Improving Rail Safety With Autonomous Trespass Detection
Network Rail and Innovate UK released the Innovation in Railway platform end and edge technology funding call through the Small Business Research Initiative (SBRi) in December 2019. It […]
Tried and Tested: Can Open Source Boost CCTV into the 21st Century? With funding from the UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK, Zircon Software Ltd is working to find out whether security surveillance systems and associated […]
In the Beginning
Zircon is an up and coming company that, much like the software and technologies that we work with on a daily basis, is continuing to grow and expand with […]
Hello Winston Smith – Could Facial Recognition Replace The Need For Train Tickets?
As the road network continues to get busier with more vehicles on the road now than ever before, the number of […]
or how we got playful in search of a remote condition monitoring solution. In our continuing series of posts about the different stages that a software development project goes through from start to finish we constantly find ourselves saying “every project is different and we have to vary our approach accordingly". At one end of the spectrum we have projects where the requirements are very well defined, everyone has a clear picture of what the solution will look like, and the route for getting there is can be described accurately at the outset. At the other, however, are projects where the requirements are vague, it’s not clear what shape the solution will take and there’s no prescribed route for arriving at the answer. The first type requires a systematic and formalised approach, the second calls for imagination and creative problem solving capabilities.