Exa Networks was formed in 2003 as an Internet Service Provider (ISP) and Software Developer. The company is based in Bradford City Centre and employs over 60 staff.
Exa provides services to a wide range of B2B sectors but is perhaps best known for the work in does in the Public Sector, in particular in Education, where the company provides ultra-fast, safe & secure internet services through its Exa Protect & Connect service, and is one of the largest providers in the UK.
As Software Developers, Exa develops the award-winning SurfProtect content filtering system and ExaBGP, used by companies such as Facebook, Microsoft and the BBC.
Aside from its day to day services, Exa also has the Exa Foundation, developed to help teachers, parents and children with developing Digital Skills; it also co-founded Bradford Tech Week (now part of Bradford Skills Month).