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Published: 13 January 2021 IDS Group secures government Cyber Essentials Plus certification for commitment to cyber security

Software and security specialist IDS Group has been accredited with the Government-backed Cyber Essentials Plus scheme certification. Part of the UK Government’s National Cyber Security Strategy — developed alongside the Information Assurance for Small and Medium Enterprises (IASME) — the endorsement demonstrates IDS Group’s commitment to protecting its products, services and clients against online security

Published: 13 January 2021 7 things Covid has taught us about software development

Morale and company culture are major drivers to success The atmosphere within the team affects the development process much more than we initially thought, and it takes far greater effort to build it right, especially when developing offline. Working remotely shouldn’t necessarily mean cancelling all team building activities — arguably its more important than ever

Published: 13 January 2021 10 steps to writing a killer SaaS investment pitch

You’ve done the hard bit — or so you thought — and nailed the next big product or service idea that’s going to revolutionise the world.

You’ve researched and tracked down your ideal investor.

So, what’s next?

This is the main stumbling block that many entrepreneurs face when aiming to get their dream to make the leap from concept to reality.

Here our CEO, Nick Halliday, outlines 10 key steps that will help you to deliver that killer SaaS investment pitch.

Published: 8 December 2020 Five key tips for SMEs to prevent a cyberattack or data breach

With online security currently the hottest topic for many SMEs, the move to remote working as result of Covid-19 has exposed more businesses than ever to the risk of a cyberattack or data breach. The numbers are quite astonishing with the University of Maryland study reporting that hackers strike every 39 seconds, on average 2,244 times a day. How can company owners and managers protect their information in this cloud-based era? Denis Koloshko, our chief technical officer, shares his top tips for future-proofing your organisation…

Published: 2 December 2020 60 seconds with…systems security architect, Iakovos Triantafyllou

This week we turn the spotlight on Iakovos. Delving into the world of cybersecurity, he discusses how technology has become such an integral part of our daily lives and helped us overcome the challenges brought about by Covid-19…

Published: 1 December 2020 What to expect from a web security analysis assessment?

As businesses move ever-further into the digital world, web security has become a top-of-mind consideration for many managers and owners. Whether you’re a small start-up or a multi-site organisation with its own in-house IT team — protecting your assets should be top of your agenda.

Published: 1 December 2020 Six reasons why you need to explore our new website…

After what feels like endless months of navigating our way through lockdowns and projects, December marks a month in which we’ve launched a new website to enable a more streamlined service for our customers and key features to make the online experience swifter.