APD people shortlisted for prestigious awards at local and international ceremonies

APD people shortlisted for prestigious awards at local and international ceremonies

Bright sparks at technology leader APD Communications have been shortlisted for recognition across more than one awards event – both at local and international levels.

The awards are regarded as the most sought after in the field of critical communications and Declan is vying for the Young Engineer prize with two rising stars each from industry leaders Motorola Solutions and Sepura.

At just 26, Declan is playing an integral part in transforming the critical communications market through directly engineering the very latest solutions for emergency services’ critical communications networks.

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New home, new beginnings...

New home, new beginnings...

 Our new home is a 15,000sq ft ultra-modern tech hub with a traditional exterior that will be filled with our team of over 100 employees.
The building has been designed to promote collaborative working and will feature “focus pods” and social spaces.

Housing our industry-leading development teams the new building feature several dedicated test labs, which has quadrupled in size, meaning more equipment, more people and the facilitate the build of world class software.

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How could applying Artificial Intelligence to CCTV help emergency services’ control rooms?

How could applying Artificial Intelligence to CCTV help emergency services’ control rooms?

It is nearly 80 years since CCTV first came to the UK, and in that time the prevalence of cameras, appetite for systems and the sophistication of technology has advanced immeasurably.

The shift from analogue to digital equipment and from simple image capture to augmented technology has been rapid and storing video footage in the cloud has gained serious traction in recent years. With most modern systems now featuring IP-based cameras and equipment, they can maximise this technology. Instead of sending video data to a static recorder, fixed or mobile cameras connected to an IP network send the footage directly to the cloud, giving organisations much more flexibility when it comes to storing, accessing and managing their surveillance footage.

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APD reveals move to hi-tech home in the heart of Hull

APD reveals move to hi-tech home in the heart of Hull

APD has revealed it is to occupy a two-storey building currently undergoing a £2m redevelopment to create a stunning, purpose-designed environment for one of the region’s leading digital businesses.

The company, which develops cutting-edge software for the emergency services and critical control operations, is taking over the landmark former Jobcentre Plus building on the corner of Market Place and South Church Side in Hull’s regenerated Old Town.

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