Dynnocht Computer Services is an information
systems engineering company that focuses on cost-effective and
extensible business solutions using Free/OpenSource software.
We specialize in the Linux operating system and open source web
technologies like Apache, Perl, PHP/CURL, and MySQL but also support
MUMPS based systems and proprietary Unix platforms.
Located in Cumbernauld we cover Central Scotland including Glasgow,
Edinburgh, Stirling and Perth.
The company was founded by James Penn-Dunnett a
computer scientist and software architect with a background in medical informatics.
The company is named after Sir Gilbert Dynnocht, Vicar of Ardurnes (Durness) in
Sutherlandshire about 1540 and sometime of Reay in Caithness who may have been
known as Gilbert Dunnet of that Ilk. The name Dynnocht is a variation of the Caithness
name Dunnet and in Scottish Gaelic it is spelt Dunaid.
- Sun Certified Professional for Solaris OS with 20 years Unix system administration
on Sun, HP, IBM and ICL platforms.
- 23 years MUMPS support and development on DEC, IBM, HP and x86
- 23 years EDI interface design and development for medical analysers using ASTM1238 and HL7 protocols.
- 17 years using Web technologies to develop and support corporate
- 17 years network experience on Cisco, Ascend, D-Link, Netgear,
- 23 years safety critical analysis and risk analysis experience.
Programming Skills: C, Java, Unix(Bourne, C & Korn shells),
System/Network Skills: Unix(SunOs/Solaris, HP-UX, AIX, AT&T,
Linux), VAX/VMS, TCP/IP, LAT, NFS, X400, LDAP, Apache, MySQL.