Technology consulting

A trusted guide through the technology maze. 

Independent advice, fresh perspectives.

The best way to predict the future is to create it. We provide the guidance and insights that lead to innovation and transformation.

Setting the right course

Working with business leaders to solve the biggest technology challenges. A road-map to disrupt competitors and avoid costly mistakes.



Internet of Things (IOT)
Big Data & Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Cloud Technologies
Security & Compliance


Focused on delivering impact and business outcomes. Quantifiable improvement.


  • Healthchecks, recovery and transformation plans
  • Roadmaps and horizon scanning
  • Product Design Sprints
  • Proof of Concept / Early MVP
  • Product Design Sprints
  • Stakeholder Workshops
  • Solution Architecture
  • Security and Compliance

Why Agidea

We work with business leaders to simplify complicated problems and to develop agile digital services that deliver impact and growth.

Service leaders

Sam Flanagan

Sam Flanagan

I use technology to solve business problems and to deliver high value transformational impact within organisations. For the past 15 years, I've worked with clients like Manchester University, the NHS and global corporations to improve the flow of information and business communications through the use of web, mobile and cloud technologies.

What we're thinking

5 reasons why you need an Umbraco Certified Master on your web CMS project

Agidea’s Chris Ashton attains the “ultimate Umbraco achievement” Chris was first introduced to Umbraco in early 2012 and was initially skeptical. Was Umbraco really any different from other web content management systems? Would it really change the way business stakeholders and developers collaborat…

Afternoon at the tracks

The Agidea team, minus Sean - busy with his STEM commitments, enjoyed a fun afternoon out at Daytona Motorsports in Trafford park to mark the occasion of our well liked team member - Pavol Vasko - coming to the end of his internship at Agidea. It also marked the end of Allen Martin’s placement from…

Google Docs and Adobe Indesign - Streamlining the workflow

Agidea utilizes new software to allow content editors and designers to work simultaneously on the same document in real time using Google Docs and Adobe Indesign. The problem of inflexible workflow between copy and designers For the creation of print documents with complicated design layouts there a…

Prolific North Live

Agidea had the pleasure of hosting a stand at Prolific North Live 2017, the largest media, marketing and creative industries expo outside London. Held at EventCity, Trafford Park, Manchester, 15-16 February 2017 this was our first exhibition at a trade fair. We doubly excited to use the event to ann…