Working in the industry since 1993, Illuminaries have witnessed, but more importantly kept pace with the rapidly changing world of Information Technology environment. We understand the need to use appropriate technologies and strategic business tools, tailored to each individual organisation.
Our team come from a varied background providing a wide variety of skills, this, coupled with years of experience in the IT world ensures we can best help clients make decisions on their IT needs.
Our services offer complete IT review: - examining existing processes and systems in place, researching potential enhancements or new developments, including the tools and technologies to utilise, even recruitment for IT related positions. In addition to initial consultancy, we are also positioned to help project manage or even develop chosen solutions, providing a complete end-to-end service.
Some example consultancy projects can be found in the IT Consultancy Projects section of the site.
Please feel free to contact us for a no obligations discussion about your IT requirements. You can contact us by phone, email or via our contact form.contact us
Latest NewsMajor milestone passed with QM Application
In October 2014, the first Dean’s Report generated entirely from the database was submitted to GMCNational HCV Database - One Year On
In the first 12 months, the centres have recruited over 3000 patients into the study, close to a third of the way to the target of 10,000* and apart from a dip across the Christmas period, the cohort is growing at approximately 100 new patients /week. The number of centres across the UK has also grown, from the original 18 to almost 40. To date the system has scaled up nicely to accommodate the additional load, with no loss of performance evident.read more
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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
"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
"I felt it was very productive today and you really have done an amazing job so far with this, it is beyond the expectations I had and to see it in today’s format was really positive"
Vicky Jones, Quality Co-ordinator, Health Education England
"Thanks so much for the quality database. It is a great piece of work. I am demonstrating it today at Willerby and am sure everyone will be impressed."
Julie Platts, Quality Manager, Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber
"[The QM application is] a really powerful development that allows timely review of concerns, streamlining engagement between the Trust and HEYH so helping in the accuracy of reporting and feedback the GMC"
"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
"I have just input the first patient onto the [Cirrhosis] database. Nice and easy, straight forward and only took 10 mins if that."
Andrea Bennett, Deputy Nurse Manager / STOP HCV Project Lead
"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