illuminaries...turning data into information

Providing bespoke software, it consultancy, database design and database development services for businesses in South Yorkshire, Derbyshire, the East Midlands, Yorkshire and throughout the UK

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Who Are Illuminaries?

Since 1993 our team of highly skilled professionals has built a reputation for delivering solutions and services of the highest standard, solving difficult problems with effective solutions.

We are accredited to ISO 9001:2008.

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What Illuminaries Do

We design & build IT systems to help your business or organisation better manage their information.

Our working methods and the systems we develop are designed to take away your IT problems whilst leaving you in control.

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"The system is looking great. You’ve done what the previous contractor couldn’t do"

Sylvia Ward, Deputy Chief Executive, Age Concern Sheffield

"Illuminaries provided creative and imaginative solutions to our data needs and have designed a database that is straightforward to use and has flexible search methods"

Paula Walker, Sheffield and Rotherham Asbestos Group

"Fooshy is looking fantastic and so is our intranet now. I know we've been highly demanding (that's what you get working in the arts) but the support we have had from yourselves has been amazing!"

Lisa Buxton, IT Support Analyst, Barbican Centre

"You were provided with quite a complicated design for an e-commerce site, they created the 'shop' whilst keeping the design as we wanted. They also provided great value for money."

Lucia Kempsey, Bettyjoy

"I really have appreciated the time and trouble you’ve taken to help me set up, especially as I’m so unused to using computers!"

Kathryn Yates, Children’s Food Company

"We had been thinking of implementing an online system to manage course approvals for some time but options were limited due to security considerations. Illuminaries were able to deliver a solution that works within our IT structure and meets all of our requirements."

Daniel Kaye, PDO SYEM

"Illuminaries were fully accommodating to all my needs and have more than delivered on what I had hoped"

Stephen Radley, Consultant Obstetrician, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals

"As you are planning to get Tony to set your database up, you can be confident that the system will work. Tony also ran the Trent HCV database for a number of years, which generated over 25 peer-reviewed publications"

Will Irving, Professor of Virology, University of Nottingham

"You people are so helpful"

John Sellars, ICT Consulting

"The good work done by Illuminaries was highlighted by everyone (at the launch event). I personally would like to highlight the extra mile you went to get to this point. So a very special thanks to you both [Tony and Jim]"

Mohamed Naeem, Child Protection Specialist, UNICEF Maldives Country Office

"I would like to express my thanks to all of you as well as Illuminaires for their dedication and patience in delivering a user sensitive system that will help in transforming the work of the Government to plan and effectively deliver protection measures to the troubled communities and families in Maldives"

Manssor Ali - UNICEF, New York

"The very odd occasion I have required assistance, you have been very responsive in helping me resolve the problem"

Joe Wright, Momentum Transport

"Illuminaries provided a systematic and logical approach through the workshops to help clarify the data requirements and functionality of the system that would meet our business needs. This approach saved time and ensured both parties were clear about what was required"

Rosemary Clark, Objective 1

"Just wanted to say how fantastic our new website is looking, the content management software is brilliant, everyone here is very impressed with how straightforward it is to use and the training was very practical and concise. Thanks for all your help."

Kate Philp, South Yorkshire & South Humber Postgraduate Dean's Office

"So far it’s been remarkably painless going live, so I just want to say thank you for your fantastic work. We’ve had some really positive comments, and I don’t think there have been any negative ones."

Katharine Wilkie, Finance Manager, SYFAB

"The flexibility demonstrated by Illuminaries, their readiness to consider and their ability to implement appropriate, alternative technologies into the laboratory’s business IT systems have proved to be of considerable help during a time of hectic and often profound business change."

Business Systems Manager, Syngenta