IDE Group’s head of sales training to judge national sales awards

Anna Guest, who leads IDE Group’s internal and external sales training within its specialist training division, iDevelop, has been announced as a judge for the 2018 British Excellence in Sales Management Awards (BESMA). Organised by the Institute of Sales Management, these are the sales industry’s top awards. They reward the efforts of individual sales professionals [...]

By |2018-07-04T09:16:47+01:00July 3rd, 2018|News|

IDE Group accepted onto UK government’s G-Cloud 10 Framework

IDE Group has been an approved supplier within the UK Government’s G-Cloud Framework for several years. We’re delighted to say we’ve yet again been accepted onto the latest Framework, G-Cloud 10. This Framework allows us to deliver a suite of services to any government department or associated organisation seeking people and technology for digital [...]

By |2018-07-02T12:47:55+01:00July 2nd, 2018|News|

Research finds poor control over cloud services preventing organisations achieving cloud investment objectives

Croydon, 19 March 2018: New research from IDE Group has discovered that 76% of companies are unable to control their cloud services and shape them to meet changing needs. Associated with that finding, relatively few companies (26%) feel able to conclude that their cloud strategy has been totally successful in achieving their targeted objectives. In [...]

By |2018-03-22T15:02:18+00:00March 19th, 2018|News|

IDE Group wins three Just IT apprenticeship awards

I’m delighted to say we returned from last week’s Just IT Apprenticeship annual awards ceremony named the winner in three of its categories, including Apprentice of the Year, Employer of the Year and the Diversity award. Just IT is the provider of IT and digital apprenticeships we partnered with early last year to assist [...]

By |2018-03-15T15:45:53+00:00March 14th, 2018|News|

IDE Group change freeze

The IDE Group change freeze will take place in two stages to minimise the impact to our customers during the Christmas period. From 00:00 15 December to 00:00 9 January extra governance will be applied to the change process. This means that during this window even standard (pre-authorised) changes will require additional scrutiny before being carried [...]

By |2017-12-05T16:48:43+00:00December 5th, 2017|News|

UK mid-sized companies invest in security technologies but not the resource required to use them

Just 4% of IT departments have staff dedicated to analysing IT security logs and only 6% have staff dedicated to acting on security reports Less than 20% have enough resource to scan all IT logs that might contain security information Only 13% can always report detected threats to someone capable of dealing with them [...]

By |2017-11-28T17:03:19+00:00October 23rd, 2017|Cyber-security, News|

KRACK wireless network vulnerability

IDE Group is aware of a potential weakness in the security of Wi-Fi networks that was revealed in research published yesterday. Authors of the research claimed that a so-called KRACK attack could target vulnerabilities identified by them in the WPA2 security protocol. If successful, attackers would gain access to data passing between connected devices [...]

By |2017-11-28T16:06:43+00:00October 17th, 2017|Cyber-security, News|

IDE Group launches ‘PACT’ cyber-security business unit

IDE Group, the mid-market network, cloud and IT managed services provider, today announces the launch of Protection Against Cyber Threats (PACT), a new business unit focused on cyber-security. PACT has been created in response to increasing customer awareness of cyber-security threats and demand for comprehensive protection from a single service provider. IDE Group has [...]

By |2017-11-28T17:26:44+00:00August 24th, 2017|Cyber-security, News|