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UKITA member EPX Ltd supports Staffordshire University's Challenge Lab

UKITA member EPX Ltd supports Staffordshire University's Challenge Lab

Press Releases   •   Dec 14, 2015 12:48 GMT

The technical challenge EPX gave the final year Computer Games Programming students, Josh Gibson and Russel Stocking, was to distribute audio via WiFi, with the idea being, for example, that one computer could stream music to several others located around a building.

UKITA member EPX celebrates ten years of trading

UKITA member EPX celebrates ten years of trading

Press Releases   •   Apr 16, 2015 17:11 BST

Two young entrepreneurs, who first met at University, celebrated their first decade in business last week. It was while studying IT at Staffordshire University that Dan, 30, first met co-director Mark Pennington, also 30, at a local student club night.

UKITA member Active Communications celebrates 25 years in business

UKITA member Active Communications celebrates 25 years in business

Press Releases   •   Nov 12, 2014 13:08 GMT

Four years ago, Pete Jacobs from Active Communications, Coventry, was quoted as saying ‘I’m looking forward to our next milestone of twenty five years, then I can say did we really achieve all that?’

First Seven Companies Certified to the Government’s Cyber Essentials Scheme

First Seven Companies Certified to the Government’s Cyber Essentials Scheme

Press Releases   •   Jun 24, 2014 16:51 BST

A week after the government launched the Cyber Essentials Scheme, seven small companies have already successfully achieved certification using IASME on-line self assessment.The Cyber Essentials Scheme focuses on the 5 most important technical security controls, identified as those that, if they had been in place, would have stopped the majority of successful cyberattacks over the last few years.

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UKITA member nFocus selected by Microsoft as Application Lifecycle Management Partner of the Year.

UKITA member nFocus selected by Microsoft as Application Lifecycle Management Partner of the Year.

News   •   Jul 24, 2014 15:13 BST

On 27th May 2014, it was announced Software Testing Consultancy nFocus had been selected by Microsoft as their Application Lifecycle Management Partner of the Year for 2014. The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognise partners who have developed and delivered exceptional solutions during the past year.

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CREATING SUCCESS 2014 - Thursday 12th June - Where creative businesses meet, learn and collaborate.

News   •   May 29, 2014 16:48 BST

Creative and digital businesses in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin are invited to a special event on Thursday 12th June. ‘Creating Success’ aims to increase the strength of the creative and digital sector in the county by encouraging them to work more closely together and to raise awareness of the business skills they need to operate effectively.

UKITA Member meets David Cameron

UKITA Member meets David Cameron

News   •   Jul 09, 2013 14:28 BST

The Managing Director of Coventry based IT SME and UKITA member meets Prime Minister David Cameron at the launch of the 'Supporting Small Business' campaign.

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Croydon Offer Alternative to Londons’ Tech City

News   •   Mar 14, 2013 11:25 GMT

It was no surprise to discover over the weekend that SMEs and start-ups are turning their backs on the Tech City circus because the bidding process is too complicated and too expensive. So we are more than pleased to recognise the work of a local businessman in Croydon who has started a grass roots campaign to get help and support to SMEs and start-ups.

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Calling the Digital Nation

Blog posts   •   May 27, 2011 21:20 BST

A guest blog on UK Fast Blog by Andrew Corbett from the UKITA. The UK IT ecosystem is fractured. There is a glass ceiling between the IT businesses that are known to and have accessed help from things like RDA growth project funds and the huge number of IT businesses who are not on the radar of the policy makers and funders.

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CloudingSME and other funded IT projects - A free working lunch at Wolverhampton Science Park

Events   •   Jul 09, 2014 08:47 BST

CloudingSME and other funded IT projects - Free working lunch with lunch provided. AGENDA - The EU's Clouding SME project, The UK's £30m Growth Voucher Programme revenue opportunity for UKITA members - The £2.6 million EU InterReg-funded CREATE project for superfast broadband adoption - UKITA's role on the project There are 20 tickets on a first-come, first-served basis.

Jul 11, 12:00 - 14:30 BST

Wolverhampton Science Park - Venue – Room PA070 Technology Centre, Wolverhampton Science Park, Wolverhampton WV10 9RU

Marketing in the Social Media Age

Events   •   Jun 24, 2013 11:38 BST

This high-profile event, featuring Facebook’s Head of UK Sales, will highlight the opportunities that exist within Social Media Marketing. Hosted by Carl Jarvis of The Marketing Exchange this seminar will address: - Significant trends within social media marketing - The role social media could play in the future of small businesses - How social media can help you create and retain customers

Jul 16 - Jun 24

Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre

The Skillfair Conference

The Skillfair Conference

Events   •   Sep 07, 2011 21:39 BST

Transformation in Business - Telford Campus of Wolverhampton University, Tuesday 8th November. The Skillfair Conference is the premier event in the UK for independent consultants - the only event dedicated to people like you and drawing a wide cross-section of consultants from corporate, IT, engineering and small business spheres. Well regarded and well attended, this year's conference will ...

Nov 08, 09:00 - 16:30 GMT

Telford Campus, Shifnal Road, Telford TF2 9NN

Web Application Security Workshop

Events   •   Sep 07, 2011 21:32 BST

Application ∙ Vulnerability ∙ Testing Do you know how easy it is for hackers to get into YOUR website? Have you ever wondered how easy it would be? Rewriting the content? Resetting the Administrator’s password? We can offer you the opportunity to find out how worryingly easy it can be – at our FREE Cyber Security Workshop. There’s a very serious side to all this of course – prot...

Sep 08 09:00 BST

Digital Labs Warwick University University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL

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UKITA Member Profiles

UKITA Member Profiles

A walk through the UKITA member directory profile showing how different parts of the profile contribute to its overall business effective...

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UKITA and PIN-SME – The voice of ICT SMEs in Europe

UKITA is a founding member of PIN-SME, the European Association for SMEs within the ICT sector. Our chairman, Charles Huthwaite, is the UK representative and a vice-president of PIN-SME which currently represents over 50,000 ICT companies in eight countries.

UKITA for small businesses

UKITA for small businesses

Documents   •   Sep 14, 2011 13:34 BST

UKITA is the trade association for small and medium-sized IT-related businesses throughout the UK. As a small business you are in a great position to benefit from the support and opportunities that UKITA can offer.

UKITA and the public sector

UKITA and the public sector

Documents   •   Sep 14, 2011 13:32 BST

UKITA is the Trade Association for the UK IT-related SME sector. We started out ten years ago as a public sector-funded project and for the first five years of our development we received significant government investment. UKITA has now successfully made the transition into an independent private sector organisation.

UKITA and Higher Education

UKITA and Higher Education

Documents   •   Sep 14, 2011 13:26 BST

UKITA is the trade association for small and medium-sized IT-related businesses throughout the UK. Universities are invited to become members or associate members of UKITA.