Dr John Yardley

Dr John Yardley, Managing Director, JPY Limited and Threads Software Ltd John began his career as a researcher in computer science and electronic engineering with the National Physical Laboratory (NPL), where he undertook a PhD in speech recognition. In early 2019, John founded Threads Software Ltd as a spin off from his company JPY Ltd to commercialise and exploit the Threads Intelligent Message Hub, developed originally by JPY Ltd. Today, JPY represents manufacturers of over 30 software products, distributed through a channel of 100 specialist resellers. Threads software allows for easy searching and retrieval of data by uniquely collecting, aggregating and indexing all required digital business communications – both written and spoken. John brings a depth of understanding of a wide range of the technologies that underpin the software industry. He has a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Essex and a BSc in Computer Science from City University, London.

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Transforming software products into cloud services

Cloud applications are an enormous advance on our early native application model although the distribution of work between the local client and remote server is constantly changing. In almost every aspect, cloud-based applications win over on applications based on local area networks but it is important not to forget that there are some risks.