World class data science
AI and engineering

What we do

Technical excellence

We are a technical consultancy, experts in data driven product innovation. We are world class data engineers, do pragmatic data science, and build practical machine learning and AI solutions that deliver real business value.

With Data Language you can count on a unique blend of expertise in a cross-functional team: first in class specialists in big data platforms, machine learning, semantic technologies, full-stack software development, and contemporary architectures.

We have a proven track record in designing and implementing technical solutions for world class organisations across a range of industries.

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Core competencies

  • Data driven product innovation

  • Pragmatic technical and solutions architecture

  • Data: big, fast, linked, meaningful, and delivering value

  • Practical data science, AI and machine learning

  • Technical and data strategy and governance

  • Full life cycle project delivery

  • Experts in the practical application of linked data and semantic tech



We have a wealth of experience in technical and data strategy. We can help you define technical and data strategy for a small project or for your whole organisation. Open or enterprise, we understand the value of data, and can help you with data publication and commercialisation strategies.



We excel at technical and data architecture design. We are pragmatic engineers, and are wholly independent of any platform or product technology vendors. We we believe in designing the right solution for the challenge presented.



We don't just strategise and design, we can build too! We have a superbly talented, multi-discplinary team that can implement solutions across the full stack. We can deliver together with your development team, or implement a complete solution for you.


Add one Semantic CMS, stir in one hyperlocal New York media brand.

W42ST is a hyper-local media brand and magazine. Every month, W42ST magazine connects the people who live, work in, and visit Hell's Kitchen, New York, with each other, and the most exciting, authentic experiences possible.

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The Delphi project - Linking data at Euromoney

With 13 divisions globally and 100+ digital products, Euromoney had a fantastic opportunity. And they took it.

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Machine Learning for the newsroom

Our long term relationship with the BBC is testament to the faith the BBC have in Data Language. In 2017 we worked with the BBC to develop a machine learning service to automate the tagging of high volumes of digital content.

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Big Semantic Data for the agri-food industry

Delivering the world’s first big data centre of excellence in agriscience.

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Evidence Based Healthcare at Cochrane

Data Language are working with Cochrane to explore how linked data can be used to enhance their meta-analyses and improve productivity.

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The Institution of Engineering and Technology

INSPEC is a market-leading database of scientific and technical literature that was launched in the 1960s.

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Domain modelling UK Parliament

Digital Parliament Services develop digital services serving both members of Parliament and the public. We helped get their Linked Data infrastructure on track.

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What they say about us

Data Language have helped Cochrane transform from a document centric organisation to a data centric one. Their knowledge of linked data and data strategy is world class. They deliver.

Chris Mavergames

CIO, The Cochrane Collaboration

Data Language helped Euromoney distill a broad and complex enterprise engineering problem into a deliverable technical and data strategy. I would be happy to recommend them to anyone.

Ben Jones

CTO, Euromoney

Data Language have a very high level of knowledge in data modelling and overall skills in technical architecture and semantic workflows.

Sara Sharman

Head of Content Services, IET

Data Language are rock solid people who can manage the whole project from end-to-end. They understand the dynamics of publishing... unparallelled in my humble opinion.

Todd Carter

CEO, Tagasauris

I was impressed with how quickly the Data Language team was able to grasp the unique features of our content and with the great fit between the approaches they suggested and our needs and those of our users.

Lorne Becker

Director of Innovations, The Cochrane Collaboration

Technically extremely good, right the way through from design and building to data infrastructure to software development of semantic web technologies. The guys are really personable which is really good

Richard Tiffin

Chief Science Officer, Agrimetrics

Data Language have great experience in information architecture for broadcasters, which is quite rare. Their enthusiasm has rubbed off on my team, which is a real bonus.

Oliver Bartlett

Head of Recommendations and Metadata, Sky TV

Data Language have been fantastic working with us to develop a set of domain models. Through this process we were able to design a coherent set of ontologies to enable new innovative data driven products.

Michael Smethurst

Data Integration Architect, Parliamentary Digital Service