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Bord Gais marks first product hat-trick for Contigo

Bord Gais marks first product hat-trick for Contigo

Press Releases   •   May 23, 2012 17:05 BST

Contigo, the Birmingham-based developer of specialist software for the energy industry is celebrating a landmark sales success.The company has secured the sale of its full enTrader suite of products – designed to enhance and streamline the essential trading of commodities while reducing risk – to Irish energy provider Bord Gais (BGE).

Contigo appoints four new posts following outstanding year

Contigo appoints four new posts following outstanding year

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2012 15:20 BST

Contigo, the Birmingham-based developer of specialist software for the energy industry, has announced the creation of four new posts, following its most successful year to date. The new appointments have a range of backgrounds and skills and include David Collins, who has joined as a test analyst; software developer John Moss; support analyst Sunny Tiwana; and marketing assistant James Weavin.

Remote networking could prevent problems in the event of a tanker driver's strike

Remote networking could prevent problems in the event of a tanker driver's strike

Press Releases   •   Apr 02, 2012 11:50 BST

Businesses across the country need to look at remote networking to prevent massive issues for the economy if staff are unable to get to work due to closed petrol stations, the chairman of the Shropshire branch of the Chartered Institute of IT warned today.

IT sector is the big budget winner

IT sector is the big budget winner

Press Releases   •   Mar 21, 2012 19:25 GMT

High-tech UK business was one of the biggest winners in today's budget announcement by the Chancellor, according to a leading national trade body.

Bling My Bear!

Bling My Bear!

Press Releases   •   Mar 15, 2012 18:01 GMT

St Richard's Hospice in Worcester has launched a new, fun fundraising mobile phone app - 'Bling My Bear' - to help raise cash for the charity. The app has been designed and hosted by UKITA member Borwell, a software company based in Malvern.

MAKING THE MOST OF SUPERFAST BROADBAND - ADVICE FOR HEREFORDSHIRE BUSINESSES

MAKING THE MOST OF SUPERFAST BROADBAND - ADVICE FOR HEREFORDSHIRE BUSINESSES

Press Releases   •   Mar 15, 2012 13:19 GMT

Herefordshire Council has engaged the UK Information Technology Association (UKITA) to develop a tool to help businesses understand how better use of the internet could help them save money, become more efficient and grow faster.

New trade body chair says people are the heart of IT

New trade body chair says people are the heart of IT

Press Releases   •   Mar 14, 2012 10:30 GMT

The first woman elected to chair a leading national IT industry body has vowed to use her time in office to highlight the fact that people are the most important component in the tech sector.

Computer prices to rise after Thailand flooding disaster, says UKITA director Chris Pallett

Computer prices to rise after Thailand flooding disaster, says UKITA director Chris Pallett

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2011 11:15 GMT

The aftermath of severe flooding in Thailand is set to reach the UK as computer prices rise following the disaster, the Shropshire chairman of the Chartered Institute of IT warned today. And Chris Pallett, of Bespoke Computing Ltd in Telford and the Shropshire chairman of CIIT and director of the UK IT Association (UKITA), said the impact will be felt across the world.

RFID and the UK

RFID and the UK

Press Releases   •   Oct 14, 2011 12:06 BST

UKITA, the UK's Trade Association for ICT SME's, has recently released UK RFID (www.ukrfid.com) – a free website full of information about the emerging technology that is Radio Frequency Identification (RFID).

UKITA member Remote New Media launch myjobsplace.co.uk, set to revolutionise recruitment industry

UKITA member Remote New Media launch myjobsplace.co.uk, set to revolutionise recruitment industry

Press Releases   •   Oct 13, 2011 13:20 BST

Remote New Media launch myjobsplace.co.uk, set to revolutionise recruitment industry and dubbed a “superb new sort of Facebook for recruitment” Remote New Media is delighted to announce the launch of a revolutionary new recruitment service myjobsplace.co.uk, a bespoke design and development for their client My Jobs Place Ltd.

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UKITA quoted by foreign exchange specialists HiFX

Press Releases   •   Oct 06, 2011 13:42 BST

Windsor-based foreign currency exchange company HiFX have quoted UKITA's Andrew Corbett on their website.

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Caltech CRM Announces Series of Seminars with Microsoft CRM

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2011 16:46 BST

Caltech CRM provider of integrated software solutions is today inviting business professionals to attend its Microsoft Dynamics Customer Relationship Management (CRM) events over 4 locations, Manchester, Leeds, Rugby and Newcastle. These free to attend seminars will educate and inform delegates about implementing and using CRM, as well as the operational benefits.

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MARK OF QUALITY FOR LOCAL IT SUPPLIER

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2011 16:34 BST

A West Midlands IT company, MBM Ltd, based in Wombourne, has secured a quality award for the fifth year running. The Approved ICT Supplier status and use of the Quality Mark logo is awarded by the UK IT Association (UKITA) – the trade association that represents IT, digital media and internet-related businesses in the UK.

The UK's IT industry Census

The UK's IT industry Census

Press Releases   •   Sep 15, 2011 13:08 BST

The first ever comprehensive census of the UK's IT industry is to be launched this month in a pioneering project which will support business development and innovation.

THE UKITA DAILY MEGA TWEET

THE UKITA DAILY MEGA TWEET

Press Releases   •   Sep 07, 2011 20:59 BST

The daily MegaTweet contains a bunch of member-to-member requests for information, help or skills and small items of news that wouldn't normally make it to the main weekly e-newletter.