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Meet the team: Gowthami and Tom

We’re very fortunate at Astun to attract an eclectic group of technical experts, each of whom has had a different open source journey. Even so, we can safely say that our newest Geospatial Full-Stack Consultant, Tom Chadwin, has one of the most mind-boggling CVs we’ve ever received. Highlights include his MA in Anglo-Saxon, Norse and…
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A Fair Day’s Pay

At Astun, we love a challenge. Yet, there’s one we refuse to give our employees: the challenge of how to pay their bills.  We believe that our highly talented and committed team deserves to be fairly rewarded for their hard work and we’re happy to do everything we can to ensure this happens, from benchmarking…
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Committed to our climate

At Astun, we take our responsibility to the environment seriously. This #NetZeroWeek, we’re going one step further by signing up for the SME Climate Change Commitment. This encourages SMEs to cut their greenhouse gas emissions by half before 2030 and eradicate them by 2050.  Why it’s important for every SME to go green Emissions from…
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Sharing our expertise

There are many well-kept secrets in the world. Until now, we’d include Astun on the list. However, with a new suite of Data Discoverability tools in the final stages of development, we thought it was time to welcome some marketing experts to our team.  Firstly, who better to help us put Astun centre stage than…
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Taking Cyber Security Seriously

What our Cyber Essentials certifications mean to you Each year, we’re trusted with access to tens of thousands of datasets, some of which are extremely sensitive. It’s therefore vital that every client feels that their data is in safe hands and their organisation is protected from the operational and reputational damage that a data leak…
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