NASA SpaceApps 2015 - Visualising the International Space Station

NASA SpaceApps 2015 – Visualising the International Space Station

This year's Space Apps Hackathon saw me (Kris Sum) teaming up with Jon Day (ex-SwitchSystems staff), Jamie Reynolds (BelieveIn Design) and Boris Tane (Engineering student).
Building a voting system with a Raspberry Pi

Building a voting system with a Raspberry Pi

Our pals over at @joypadbar had an idea for a new retro video gaming night – Video Game Democracy – a change to settle age old gaming arguments by voting on which games should get played next. Sonic vs Mario, Street Fighter vs Mortal Kombat, Pacman vs Donkey Kong –...
Sundown 2014 - Postmortem

Sundown 2014 – Postmortem

For 3 days in June, we helped to run Sundown (DemoScene Party) down in sunny Budleigh Salterton. We’ve been doing this for a number of years now in conjunection with Ruairi Fullum (@rc55), Dan Barber (@danbee) and other helpers (Waffle, Ziphoid to name but two). This year was absolutely spot...
We won the hackathon at PHP UK Conference 2014!

We won the hackathon at PHP UK Conference 2014!

Coffee, Coding and Conferences – a story of our winning hackathon entry at PHPUK14.
Latest entries

A better way of finding your images for Rock Solid Race / Escot Park 2013

A one-page gallery of RockSoildRace pictures to allow you to buy your photos from DirtyGreenTrainers without having to scroll through hundreds of pages...
A reminder about the retirement of Small Business Server ...

A reminder about the retirement of Small Business Server …

Plan your Small Business Server upgrade before it's too late!
Innovation Fitness tool goes public

Innovation Fitness tool goes public

We've been working with the University of Exeter's Business School in developing a tool, which helps to evaluate a company’s capabilities based on research by the Centre for Innovation & Service Research.
PHP UK Conference report 2013 #phpuk13

PHP UK Conference report 2013 #phpuk13

This year's PHP UK Conference was held at a new venue "The Brewery" in central London. Kris, Tom and Jay headed up from Exeter to check out the event on the 22nd Feb 2013.
Kris returns from his trip to Iceland

Kris returns from his trip to Iceland

Kris explores Iceland, sees volcanoes, drinks glacier water, and manages to avoid listening to any Bjork.

A look at what our staff get up to…

The content you see on this site is from the lovely staff of Switch Systems Ltd, so i’m just letting you know that articles written here may not necessarily represent the views of the company as a whole! We hope you enjoy looking around…

Our new office – a photosphere!

Photosphere 360 view of our new office...
Switch support charity trek in aid of CLAPA

Switch support charity trek in aid of CLAPA

Switch System's Jay Bush, and his wife Lisa-Marie took up the challenge of the Nepalese Annapurna Circuit trek just before christmas 2012. We donated £500 to the CLAPA charity, and the pair have raised over £1000 in total. This is the story of their trek.
Christmas opening hours

Christmas opening hours

Christmas opening hours - Closed on Mon 24th Dec, re-opening on Wed 2nd Jan

Change of Registered Address

We’re moving! Find out more …
The painting is almost finished!

The painting is almost finished!

So we’ve been spending the last 2 weeks decorating our new office premisis, and we’ve almost got rid of all the ugly yellow colour! Above: This is our new main office – at least 3 times as big as our old one! Ahh that’s more like it. It’s taken three coats of white paint and...
Preparing for Sundown 2012

Preparing for Sundown 2012

We'll be helping out Ruairi with the setup of Sundown 2012 (as per usual!), this time we're adding some new features to the network infrastructure...