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Abelon Systems to exhibit at Scottish Device Developers' Conference 2014

Device Developers conference 2014

Abelon Systems is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Scottish Device Developers' Conference being held on the 5th June 2014 at the Macdonald Houstoun House, Uphall near Edinburgh. Visitors will have the opportunity to discuss their embedded design needs with some of our senior staff.

The conference is for the developers of' intelligent systems and intelligent devices. It is an event intended for anyone involved in Embedded Systems Development, Software Development, Electronics Design, Hardware Design, Enclosure Design and Manufacturing Services.

The Device Developers' Conference is an opportunity for clients to learn about the latest development technologies from around the world. Whether your expertise is hardware design, enclosure design, software development, test and manufacture or project management, this event will enable you to explore the latest technologies and latest thinking.

The Device Developers' Conference 2014 will be a free one-day event and will offer technical presentations, technical workshops and a vendor exhibition and will be an opportunity for you to meet and engage with expert engineers from the companies that are developing the next generation of tools and technologies.

For more details of the exhibition or to register as a visitor go to the web site http://www.device-developer-conference.co.uk.

Abelon Systems Most Innovative Project Prize 2013

Christopher Allan of Heriot-Watt University and his project poster

Abelon Systems is delighted to announces the award of the 2013 Prize for Most Innovative Project to Christopher Allan of Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, for his fascinating MSc Project on "Implementing a Data Mining Approach to Emotional Memory Modelling".

Christopher recently completed his MSc in Artificial Intelligence with Distinction at the University and carried out the project as part of his course work. His dissertation also achieved the highest mark for the 2012/2013 cohort.

Abelon Systems Appointed Class A Supplier to Aker Solutions

Following a detailed qualification process, Abelon Systems Limited are confirmed as a Class A supplier to Aker Solutions for subsea control firmware.  With this new status, Abelon is a named supplier to major Aker projects.  Aker recently announced it will contract with BP to help redevelop one of the largest oil fields in the UK sector. 

Ian Smith, Abelon’s Managing Director said:  “Obtaining Class A supplier status is a clear recognition of the quality of the work have done for Aker Solutions over the years and a testament to the relations we have built up with them over that period”

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Abelon Systems Limited relocates to one of Scotand's Premier Research Parks


After eight successful years of trading from Castlebrae Business Centre, we are pleased to annouce that Abelon has relocated to Heriot-Watt University Research Park.

Building 4 is our new home, providing a bespoke base for our engineering team. With our already close links to Heriot-Watt University, this is an ideal location and opportunity. The expansion allows us to continue to support our customer base, but in a more specialised and customer focused R&D environment. We now have a dedicated customer testing room, R&D labs and meeting rooms. Staff can also enjoy improved office accomodation and the benefits of co-location with the University campus.

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Abelon Systems partner, OnStream, wins two awards at European Smart Metering Awards


Abelon is delighted to announce that its partner, OnStream, has triumphed at the European Smart Metering Awards, wining both the Metering Manufacturer & Technology of the Year and the Innovation of the Year awards. This accolade recognises the success of Onstream's smart meter which launched last year.

Abelon Systems Limited was chosen by Onstream to develop the smart metering application firmware and server technology for their leading-edge smart meter platform. The meters themselves, are fully compliant with the latest smart metering standards, but are also fully upgradeable and future-proofed to meet the needs of the rapidly developing UK market. The meters use the mobile communication network and crucially the ability to select any operator's network to achieve best connectivity. The model range also features the first standalone gas meter with a dedicated communications.

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