The HAT Ecosystem


Multiple organisations working together to
change the internet


The HAT Community Foundation

The HAT Community Foundation (HCF) is a non-profit organisation promoting the use of HAT microservers by individuals, startups, corporations, universities and government. It is the regulator of the HAT ecosystem and represent the community of HAT owners and HAT partners. Learn more at

The HAT Data Exchange Ltd

The HAT Data Exchange Ltd. (HATDeX) operates the HAT technology helps organisations large and small change the digital relationship that they have with their customers by enabling them to give their customers HATs. HATDeX supplies companies with bulk HAT microservers and is the creator of the HAT App, Smart HAT Engine, and Milliner and DEX technology services. Learn more at


HATLAB is the knowledge hub and the home of research, education and policy for the HAT ecosystem. HATLAB is the innovation space where new projects, MVPs, and pilots or proofs of concept are created before they go into the HAT live environment. It is home to more than £6m worth of national and regional government funding across 8 universities. Learn more at


The HAT Accelerator

The HAT Accelerator is a start-up and scale-up accelerator programme, helping entrepreneurs and businesses all over the world create a business around HATs, or integrate their offerings with HATs so that they can increase their capability in data and create benefits for individuals, firms and society. Learn more at