The Edge Software Consultancy


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The Edge are focused on improving the efficiency of research and development, improving productivity and ensuring that the data from every study and experiment are captured with high quality, retaining all its structure and meta data to maximize the value of data to your organization.


The Edge has an experienced management team, made up of professionals from the research informatics industry. We pride ourselves on running an efficient and highly educated workforce comprising of PhD, Masters and BSc level scientists and computer scientists..

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No warranty and no liability

While The Edge Software Consultancy Ltd makes every effort to include accurate and up-to-date information, we make no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on this website and disclaim any liability for the use of this site or any site linked to it. This document is for informational purposes only and is subject to change without notice. Users of this site, or any site linked to and/or from this site, agree that all access and use of the site and it’s contents is at their own risk. The Edge Software Consultancy Ltd shall not be liable in any manner for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access, use or inability to use this website or any website linked to from this site, or any errors or omissions in the content thereof.


Links to third party pages are provided for convenience only. We do not express any opinion on the content of any third party pages and expressly disclaim any liability for all third party information and the use of it. The information, or any part thereof, available on this site may not be reproduced, stored or transmitted in any way without the written permission of The Edge Software Consultancy Ltd . All rights reserved. The names of actual companies and products mentioned in this website may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Privacy & Cookies

The Edge is committed to protecting your personal information. This page answers some important questions about how we can collect, use and protect your personal details. 

What information does The Edge collect about me?

When you participate in, access or sign in any of The Edge services, such as members-only downloads, webinars and members area we may receive personal information about you. This can consist of information such as your name, email address, postal address, telephone or mobile number depending on the activity.

By submitting your details, you enable The Edge to provide you with the services, activities or online content you select.

The Edge uses cookies and collects IP addresses (IP address is a number that can uniquely identify a specific computer or other network device on the the internet) from visitors to the Edge websites.

How do we use your information?

We will use your personal information for a number of purposes including the following:

To contact you (For example, contact you about our incoming webinars, products and services, but only in the ways that you explicitly allowed us to.)
To provide you with services (eg to send you an event or a news alert, if you have asked for them)

We will keep your information confidential and we will only use your information within the The Edge.

To change your preference, please login to your members area and update your details.

What is a cookie

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer or mobile phone browser from a website's computer and is stored on your device's hard drive. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it. 

On the Edge website, cookies record information about your online preferences and allow us to tailor the websites to your interests. Users have the opportunity to set their devices to accept all cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time. To find out how to do this in your device's browser, use the "Help" menu to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

During the course of any visit to our website, the pages you see, along with a cookie, are downloaded to your device. Many websites do this, because cookies enable website publishers to do useful things like find out whether the device (and probably its user) has visited the website before. This is done on a repeat visit by checking to see, and finding, the cookie left there on the last visit.

How does the Edge use cookies?

Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse the profile of our visitors and help us to provide you with a better user experience. For example, if a large amount of people accessing the website using mobile browsers, then we will consider making a mobile version of it.

The Edge uses a number of independent measurement companies. They gather information regarding the visitors to the Edge websites on our behalf using cookies, log file data and code which is embedded on our website. This type of information to help improve the services it provides to users. 
Your data protection choices

We won't contact you for marketing purposes, or promote new services to you unless you specifically agree when you sign up with us. You can opt-out of receiving direct marketing from us at any stage.
You may choose to reduce the number of cookies you receive from us. 

Main Cookies

Cookie Purpose
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Third Party Cookies

Please note that during your visits this website you may notice some cookies that are not related to the Edge. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube or Flickr, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. The Edge does not control the disse mination of these cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.

Your data protection choices

We won't contact you for marketing purposes, or promote new services to you unless you specifically agree. You can opt-out of receiving direct marketing from us at any stage.
You may choose to reduce the number of cookies you receive from us. Please see our information on How to reject cookies.

How to reject cookies

The Edge will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by this website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

How to reach us

If you have any questions or comments about The Edge’s Privacy Policy please contact us, our contact details are in the Contact Us section.