Software Development

Our team of experienced software engineers possess development expertise in a large number of languages and platforms. We currently specialise in object-oriented .NET development in C# for the Windows platform and in Python and C/C++ development for Linux and Windows. Perl, SQL, ASP.NET, HTML/XHMTL, Javascript and CSS are also among our core strengths. Our developers have experience in many other languages including Java, Scheme, MATLAB, Mathematica and Fortran.

We have successfully developed many different application types, including web, web service/SOA, smart client, MS Office, GIS, workflow-based systems and client-server applications. We have particular expertise in the development of complex web-based graphical user interfaces and relational database applications.

Scientific Capabilities

Alongside our software development skills we offer our customers rare expertise in applied science and engineering. This is reinforced by the presence of physics PhDs on our staff, qualified in geophysics, high-energy physics and theoretical physics. This scientific, mathematical and statistical expertise supports our successful contributions to highly challenging projects in complex fields like nuclear safeguards and geophysical monitoring.

Full-Lifecycle Consultancy

AWST's software consultancy expertise spans all stages of the software lifecycle and our experienced staff can support projects at any scale, from individual tasks or phases up to the implementation of entire systems. We are comfortable working to both lightweight/agile and more traditional heavyweight software development processes. We have direct experience of:

Flexible Engagement

AWST offers a variety of arrangements in order to best meet our customer's unique and changing needs. These include engagement as a prime contractor, subcontractor or as a provider of contract employee personnel. Our employees work on-site alongside our customers' staff or in our own development offices in central Vienna as needed.

We are accustomed to participating in formal procurements and have been consistently praised by our customers for the technical quality and responsiveness of our proposals, quotations and bids. We are also open to informal technical discussions during the project definition phase, before procurement proceedings begin. When appropriate we can provide budgetary estimates free of charge.

Reference Projects

Our core customers are United Nations Organisations headquartered in Vienna, Austria, who work in the fields of nuclear monitoring and nuclear safeguards, the Japanese Nuclear Material Control Center (NMCC) and the European Space Agency (ESA). We have successfully delivered a wide range of outstanding projects for these clients. Our main focus is the development of custom software solutions that support our customers' vision of a secure world.