IDE Group reaches higher at Cloud Expo Europe

IDE Group reaches higher at Cloud Expo Europe

We’re deep into the second day of Cloud Expo Europe, hosted within London’s huge ExCeL exhibition centre. We’re taking a little time out from the show to give you a flavour of what we’re focussing on. Message to the cloud expo visitors Our message to visitors – and the organisers expect to see 18,000 people through…

IDE Group announces new ExpressRoute service for Microsoft Azure

IDE Group announces new ExpressRoute service for Microsoft Azure

IDE Group Cloud Connect for Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute allows users to create private connections between the Microsoft Azure cloud and infrastructure on their own premises or in a colocation environment. ExpressRoute for Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute connections don’t go over the public internet, instead allowing users to extend their existing networks directly into the Microsoft cloud…

IDE Group apprentice assessment day success

IDE Group apprentice assessment day success

IDE Group was very pleased to welcome 14 candidates to its IDE Group apprentice assessment day on Wednesday. The session was very much about making sure candidates found out more about IDE Group, our culture and what an apprenticeship with us involves, as well as IDE Group staff assessing them for their suitability for the schemes.…

IDE Group establishes IT apprenticeship programme

IDE Group establishes IT apprenticeship programme

IDE Group has today announced the establishment of a new IT apprenticeship programme. Digital IT Apprenticeship standards IDE Group’s apprenticeship scheme will meet the Digital IT Apprenticeship standards set by the BCS, the UK’s Chartered Institute for IT. On 1 February, the company will welcome candidates to an assessment day at its Croydon head office,…

IDE Group announces two senior appointments

IDE Group announces two senior appointments

We are pleased to announce the appointments of Merlin Gillespie and Jenny Bratherton as Group Strategy Director and Director of Voice Services respectively. Merlin Since beginning his career at BT Group, Merlin has worked for a variety of organisations including Capita, Sky, Microsoft, Easynet and Claranet, both in-house and on a consultancy basis. His most…

IDE Group announces additional ISO and PCI accreditations

IDE Group announces additional ISO and PCI accreditations

We’re pleased to announce the completion of a significant step in our planned expansion of internationally recognised certifications, having recently achieved ISO 9001:2015, ISO 20000-1:2011, ISO 27001:2013 and PCI DSS accreditations. With so much choice in managed services, accreditations help customers navigate the market, removing uncertainty and providing confidence in their selected IT service provider.…

IDE Group sponsorship brings support to Sure24 orphanage in Kenya

IDE Group sponsorship brings support to Sure24 orphanage in Kenya

Thanks to the IDE Group sponsorship and the generosity of colleagues from around the business, I was able to return to the Sure24 orphanage in Nakuru, Kenya, this summer to spend two weeks supporting their invaluable work. Teaching I travelled with 21 other amazing individuals from the Flowing Rivers Foundation to organise the local ‘Youth Week’. We…