Who we are

EDINA is a world-class centre for digital expertise based at the University of Edinburgh.

Do you need technical expertise and skills to support your data-driven innovation project? Would you like to work with a team who have extensive experience across the higher education and public sectors, with a track record of co-designing intuitive, easy-to-use and innovative digital solutions?

We are specialists in developing and delivering digital products including large-scale online services, mobile apps and digital tools for education. Our expertise includes geospatial and satellite data, computational learning, text and data mining, e-preservation and machine learning.

What we do

Product Development

We have more than 20 years' experience guiding services and projects from initial tender to final product. We deliver national solutions at scale, and collaborate with research teams to provide technical expertise on high-quality software development and product management.

Service Delivery

We offer a complete in-house service for all aspects of ITIL and Agile service development. We take care of the full development cycle with our team of software engineers, designers and user support specialists.

Data Management

We lead on innovative data projects in the UK and internationally. We have decades of experience in the ingest, manipulation and curation of static data and are leading the way in working with and analysing real-time data streams from IoT devices.

Software Engineering

Our established software engineering team supports the full range of software development lifecycle activities, from user needs analysis and software architecture through to testing, quality assurance and production-level deployment.

User Support and Training

We deliver comprehensive helpdesk support, online training and webinars to 500,000 users across the UK. We can also craft bespoke training courses and learning resources tailored to your needs.


Our work is underpinned by the significant computing, networking and storage capacity of the University of Edinburgh.

Who we've helped

The University of Edinburgh

Supporting data visualisation for the University’s Internet of Things Initiative.

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Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal

Serving the national demand for accessible tools in data science and analysis.

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Continuum Industries

Building a custom geo database that integrates with optimisation and simulation modules.

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