22
Jan
2018

Uptime thanked partners at Christmas reception at the Teachers’ House

Every year, Uptime organizes a festive Christmas reception with its partners, where you can meet personally in an out-of-the-office atmosphere and have a good time to finish the year. The previous year, 2017, was completed with the concert on Teachers’ House on Raekoja Square, where singer Kadri Voorand and Estonian Voices performed in front of more than 140 guests.

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29
Dec
2017

Victory in the Robotex Competition Came from Thinking Outside of the Box

A bad result in Robotex last year does not mean that you should give up and not try again. We wrote previously about how the Italian team beat the other LEGO line-ups by a long way, using the old style, but faster LEGO robot. Now the Saku team, supported by Uptime, used their own weapon – old-school LEGO – and won the battle.

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01
Dec
2017

Estonian e-solutions introduced in Norway found a positive response in the media

In Oslo Innovation Week some Estonian and Norwegian speakers introduced e-government and e-solutions and how this is helpful for government and citizens to communicate more easily. Uptime Comperio CEO Ole-Kristian Villabø also participated and gave a presentation about best practices of digital innovation.

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06
Nov
2017

Uptime developers build a hat which helps blind people use traffic lights safely

In TechnoHack, a traditional format hackathon at Mectory technology centre in Tallinn, Uptime developers participated by building a hat for blind people which recognizes traffic lights.

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23
Oct
2017

Research: Software Developers are Happy About Their Jobs, Their Work Is Also Their Hobby

There is a certain stereotype of software developers, perceived from the outside as dissatisfied workers who are usually weakly bonded to their employers. In fact, however, this is not true.

IT staff are happy about their work, and it is also their hobby, concludes Raimo Seero, Technology Manager of Uptime LLC, reading a recent survey of software developers organized by Stackoverflow.

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18
Sep
2017

Äripäev Radio Station Launched – Uptime is Sponsoring a Broadcast About Export Companies

Leading Estonian business news publisher Äripäev (part of the Bonnier Group) started their own radio broadcasts in September. The radio station broadcasts business news and talk shows on business days. Once a month there is a radio show about Export Companies called “Ekspordivedurid”, which introduces successful examples of Estonian companies. Uptime is the main sponsor of this radio show.

This one hour long radio show was first on aired on September 4th, when Uptime CEO Eero Tohver presented the software developer´s experiences of expanding abroad.

The radio broadcast is in Estonian, but you can a find brief summary below.

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21
Aug
2017

In Uptime International Summer Days, Robots Were Built and Mind Games Were Played on the Beach

Uptime International Summer Days took place on North Estonian beach resort Valkla during last weekend. Co-workers of Uptime from Tallinn, Tartu and Oslo offices met each other and played different team games. Even small robot building contest took place on Friday evening.

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09
Jun
2017

Uptime Received for the 11th Time in a Row, the Yearly Microsoft Gold Partner Certificate

Microsoft issues a certificate of Gold Partner every year, and Uptime received one for the 11th time in a row. Uptime was the first IT company in Estonia to reach the level of Gold Partner in the area of Collaboration and Content and the only company in the country who has been able to keep such level consistently.

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05
Jun
2017

Uptime Participated in the Estonian Business Delegation’s Official Visit to Switzerland

Uptime CEO Eero Tohver participated in an Estonian business delegation visit to Switzerland on May 29-31, led by Vice Minister of Economic Development Mr. Viljar Lubi. Meetings were organized with Switzerland Global Enterprise and Swiss business representatives.

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28
Apr
2017

Uptime Participated Microsoft Global Azure Bootcamp: there are Things that Can Be Done Only by Azure

Global Azure Bootcamp is international event which took place this Saturday, April 22. It was held at the same time in 250 places over the world. Events took place in Estonia, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland. Uptime CTO Raimo Seero gave a presentation in Microsoft Estonia headquarters, talking about what Uptime has already done with Azure platform for businesses.
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