Mobile World Congress, Barcelona

26 February - 01 March 2018


Northern Ireland showcased technology innovation at this year’s Mobile World Congress which was held in Barcelona.

Northern Ireland has one of the fastest growing Tech clusters in the UK.

As the birthplace of pioneering web and mobile products, Northern Ireland offers global leading software talent in a product engineering culture at a competitive cost.

That’s why Belfast is Europe’s leading destination city for new software development projects and Northern Ireland is the #1 international investment location for US cyber security development projects.

Invest Northern Ireland, the region’s economic development agency promotes investment and business development in the region.

Companies that joined Invest Northern Ireland at Mobile World Congress included:




Ampliphae is an easily-deployed management and control platform for SaaS and Cloud applications. Sophisticated machine learning algorithms discover all the Cloud applications in use within the business, minimising security risks, reducing cloud spend, maximising business benefit and ensuring compliance against data governance policies and GDPR.


Bohill Consulting


Bohill provide specialist advisory services in the High Tech/Digital sectors as Executives, Mentors and Investors. They work closely with clients in delivering transformations which are High Risk, Technically Complex and Transformational




Bluesona is a software company committed to producing applications and software to help improve eveyday living. Our first system, the Loop, is a smart system that encourages safe driving through minimising smart phone distraction. The Loop system is comprised of two elements, the in-car cuff and an intuitive app, that work together.




byphone improves small and medium sized businesses with a revolutionary phone system. The system visualises call records to provide user insights. These insights can then be actioned through the revolutionary call flow management system, which uses drag and drop technology to enable users to make simple changes to the system.


Centre for Wireless Innovation - QUB


The Centre for Wireless Innovation at Queen’s University Belfast is a leading European research institute in physical layer wireless communications. Our 60 scientists develop underpinning technologies for Mobile, Medical and Space applications. Meet us at MWC18 to help you develop next-generation antennas for 5G (V2X, autonomous vehicles, massive MIMO, NOMA), IoT/smartX or implanted medical devices.
Twitter - @CWI_QUB


Instil Software


Instil is a bespoke software development and training company. At its core, Instil builds mobile apps and bespoke cloud native solutions for enterprise across all major platforms. Instil’s dedicated in-house team of experienced engineers have developed everything from games through to security surveillance, video streaming, sports analytics and device control applications.


Origin Digital


Origin Digital are a creative digital agency based in Holywood, Northern Ireland. The company’s services include website / app development, design and digital marketing. Origin Digital work with clients to execute creative strategies that are supported by digital. We think, we plan, we create, we deliver and we get results.


Replify Ltd


Replify is a software only WAN Optimisation vendor headquartered in Belfast, Northern Ireland that provides a network acceleration product which can be easily integrated into other products or used standalone. The Replify Accelerator reduces the bandwidth used and improves application performance across slow networks such as WANs and has a wide ranging customer base from local government, retail etc to private jets.




SaltDNA is ranked in the top half in the Cybersecurity 500. Based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, SaltDNA provides a fully enterprise-managed software solution that enables absolute privacy in mobile communications. It is easy to deploy and uses multi-layered encryption techniques to meet the highest of security standards.


SLA Digital


SLA Digital are an international digital services company delivering innovation solutions like carrier billing to mobile operators and content partners to drive additional revenue streams. As a trusted partner of global Mobile Operators, SLA Digital has the proven capability and industry expertise to unlock network value.


Titan IC


Titan IC is the world leader in the development of content inspection technology for cloud and high-speed networks. Its Regular Expression processor is capable of handling up to 1m security rules in parallel and is used in all aspects of network security including: Intrusion Detection/Prevention, application detection, anti-virus and SmartNIC.


Total Mobile


TotalMobile provides solutions that people love to use. TotalMobile’s difference is their approach – truly mobile worker first. The company goes further to understand how your employees work and put their experience at the heart of the solutions they deliver. It’s a long way from simply adding a mobile app to an existing system; it’s a powerful idea that results in unparalleled levels of user acceptance and transformative results for TotalMobile customers.

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