Niteworks was established by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) to help make better, faster and more informed decisions on complex issues through a partnership between MOD, industry and academia.
The Niteworks partnership is based on a commercial model that facilitates collaboration, innovation and acceleration of acquisition. The partnership consists of the major defence companies, a diverse community of small and medium sized enterprises and a range of specialists together with MOD and Dstl.
Niteworks adopts a systems approach and works at all levels, including capability, enterprise, system-of-systems and system. Niteworks provides support across all areas of the Defence Operating Model.
Niteworks has particular areas of strength that include:
- Evidence generation using experimentation and analysis
- Provision of impartial advice on solution options and requirements articulation
- Practical innovation using capability concept demonstrations