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Have you ever seen a dragon? Part 1
16 May 2019 | Posted by Jake Young

Read this blog from our Innovation Team on an immersive experience created in 2019 to inspire young people about tech.

“What do you actually do?”
15 May 2019 | Posted by Patrick Blakey

Read this new post from one of our graduates on his introduction to the company.

Kainos and AI: The AI NI Hackathon; How We Won It, What We Built and Why Hackathons Matter
14 May 2019 | Posted by Conor McCormick

On the 13th and 14th of April, AI NI held their ‘Good AIdea Hackathon’.

The Cloud and I
13 May 2019 | Posted by Mark Bonar

Read the third part of our blog series from Technical Recruiter Mark – this one is on all things Cloud!

How I became a Delivery Manager
09 May 2019 | Posted by Steffen Lydum

Steffen joined Kainos as a Delivery Manager in 2017. He leads teams across Belfast, London and Gdansk for a large government account.

BelTech 2019
29 April 2019 | Posted by Christopher Devine

Read product consultant Chris’ report on BelTech and what he learned at the premier tech event held in Belfast’s Titanic.

Microsoft OpenHack DevOps Paris
26 April 2019 | Posted by Thomas Thornton

Wrap up from the OpenHack event in Paris

Kainos and AI: One Simple Tool to Improve the Efficiency of your Machine Learning Systems
18 April 2019 | Posted by Conor McCormick

What is Text Augmenter and what is it used for?

Software Engineering / Development – What is it?
18 April 2019 | Posted by Mark Bonar

Read part two of our blog series on the fundamentals of Software Engineering at Kainos.

Running our first Let’s Talk Product meetup – we did it!
15 April 2019 | Posted by Chirag Agarwal

Read about our newly launched meetup group, focused on all things product.

My experience as a Data Scientist
11 April 2019 | Posted by Claire Davidson

Advanced Analytics, Data Science, ML and AI… These buzzwords are used so frequently but what is it really like to work in this field?

Engineering at Kainos series: Part 1
08 April 2019 | Posted by Mark Bonar

In this new blog series, hear from one of our technical recruiters on engineering and what it means to us here at Kainos.

My Big Data Academy Experience
22 March 2019 | Posted by Mary-Jane McBride

Read this blog post on the Big Data Academy, and what you can expect to learn if you’re a participant.

12 years in Kainos: From placement student to Tech Strategy Lead
15 March 2019 | Posted by Aislinn McBride

Aislinn began working in Kainos twelve years ago as a placement student and is now the Tech Strategy Lead for Digital Services.

Getting started with Big Data & Analytics (4/4)
13 March 2019 | Posted by Darragh McConville

Ten crucial steps to establish a foundation for organisation-wide success.

Unity Multi-Platform Development— let’s make more!
06 March 2019 | Posted by Chloe Thompson

A look into how Augmented and Virtual Reality are becoming more mainstream.

Microsoft Ignite – UK Tour
05 March 2019 | Posted by Thomas Thornton

Thoughts on the Microsoft Ignite UK Tour event in the London Excel arena.

Design Thinking at Kainos
21 February 2019 | Posted by Maire Mullin

Kainos’ Chief Design Officer, Nikos Karaoulanis discusses his new role as he tells us about why design is so important in the services Kainos offer.

Serverless - What’s all the fuss about?
14 February 2019 | Posted by Peter Farrell

There’s a lot of buzz around serverless solutions of late, but what’s it all about?

Hack the cloud
13 February 2019 | Posted by Martin O'Neill

The rapid advances in serverless technologies available via the public cloud are dynamically changing.

Azure Search: Conclusion (part 3 of 3)
07 February 2019 | Posted by James Taylor

This post picks up where my previous post ‘Using Azure Search’ left off. Azure Search can be manually deployed through the Azure portal.

Azure Search: Using Azure Search (part 2 of 3)
07 February 2019 | Posted by James Taylor

In this section I will describe the basics of how to use Azure Search through the REST API.

Azure search: Introduction (part 1 of 3)
07 February 2019 | Posted by James Taylor

Azure Search is a search-as-a-service cloud solution which provides an API to allow developers to integrate powerful search functionality.

Joining Kainos as an Agile Team Lead
30 January 2019 | Posted by Matthew Deaves

I’m an Agile Team Lead and I’ve worked at Kainos for a year on the MOT Project at the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).

Securing your secrets using Azure Key Vault and Virtual Machine Managed Identity
25 January 2019 | Posted by Thomas Thornton

In this, I will be detailing the process of implementing a secure use of Key Vault with this virtual machine and how Identity Management can be used to retrieve secrets.

Azure Managed Identities
23 January 2019 | Posted by Thomas Thornton

Keeping credentials safe and secure has always been a priority, even more so when in the cloud.

Why Keeping Wi-Fi Secrets Matter
22 January 2019 | Posted by Mark Torrens

I recently visited a customer site and noticed that their Wi-Fi password had been helpfully printed and pinned to the wall in several locations around the office. It got me wondering, does it matter if we protect our Wi-Fi secrets? Environment To set the scene for you, the customer I visited is based in a…

Azure Action Groups – What are they?
21 January 2019 | Posted by Thomas Thornton

Action Groups within Azure are a group of notification preferences and/or actions which are used by both Azure Monitor and service alerts.

Azure Network Security Groups: 10 suggestions for best practice!
18 January 2019 | Posted by Thomas Thornton

As mentioned in a previous blog – NSG’s control access by permitting or denying network traffic in a number of ways.

You can now apply for a first time adult passport online
18 December 2018 | Posted by Clare Watson (Kainos Agile Delivery Lead)

HMPO works with Kainos to develop the passport service.