ECMWF is an independent intergovernmental organisation supported by 34 states. It is both a research institute and an operational service, disseminating weather predictions to national meteorological services and commercial customers. Monitoring and refining its modelling techniques and predictions is a core activity for the Centre. A central tool in this endeavour is its Weather Wall, a spectacular array of twelve screens on the wall in the ECMWF Weather Room which displays forecasts alongside actual weather events.
A recent report estimated that some 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are currently generated every day and that figure is rising as business and consumers demand more and more data. Start-up SISP Technologies are developing intelligent data compression technologies to help relieve the bandwidth, storage, transmission times and processing constraints this ever increasing need for data will create.
The largest provider of market intelligence and technology and service solutions in its field turned to OCC to review and improve its knowledge management platform, the internal information and expertise hub used by its employees.
The new ContrOCC Remote Financial Assessments app. Designed for financial assessment officers and social workers, ContrOCC Remote enables the user to manage appointments, record details of clients’ income and expenditure, assess eligibility for benefits wherever they are.
Elmhurst Energy's clients range from large organisations filing thousands of surveys each month to individuals who only file a few surveys a year. Billing such a large and varied customer base efficiently and accurately required an automated system.
Sport England selected OCC to develop an interactive web tool to help those delivering sport better understand their markets.
As part of the EU REACT research project, OCC developed new technical solutions to assist emergency services operators in the command and control room.