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The latest software news, technical insights, company updates, snippets of advice and behind-the-scenes Q&As from our talented team…

Published: 28 May 2021 Leeds tech specialist fuels growth of car care innovation

A new platform for car care professionals – which has achieved 300% revenue growth in the last three months – is now on the hunt for its next phase of funding, thanks to the backing of Leeds-based tech specialist, IDS Group.

Published: 13 May 2021 Meet the team with…Design & Marketing Lead, Kat Plant

Our design and marketing lead Kat is back from maternity leave, and busier than ever. One of the driving forces behind our new tech accelerator programme, she is working hard to help technologies reach their full potential. We caught up with her for a quickfire insight into her role…

Published: 11 May 2021 100 miles on the bike for Martin to raise funds for Group B Strep Support

We couldn’t be prouder! Our Client Services Director; Martin is donning his Lycra with some friends and endeavouring to cycle 100 miles in one day to raise much needed funds for Group B Strep Support charity.

Published: 19 April 2021 Innovator Series

We were delighted to be featured in’s Innovator Series recently, discussing everything from the impact of Covid-19 on the business community, through to how we strive to remain one step ahead of the competition. Catch up on the interview, here…

Published: 16 April 2021 Yorkshire Business Insider – Powerhouse Perspective

Our CEO Nick Halliday was interviewed by Insider magazine recently, regarding his views on the Northern Powerhouse. If you missed the feature, you can catch up in full, here…

Published: 18 March 2021 60 seconds with…Client Services Director, Martin Pownall

Martin has grown to become quite a ‘permanent fixture’ at IDS. Find out more about his recent change in role and what’s been keeping him active during lockdown.

Nick Halliday - IDS Group CEO Published: 15 March 2021 IDS Group announces £2m tech accelerator scheme

We’re proud to announce the launch of a £2m tech accelerator scheme to fuel the growth of UK SaaS businesses. Eight pots of £250,000 are available for innovations irrespective of sector or geographical location.

Published: 12 March 2021 IDS Group secures renowned ISO 27001 certification

We’re delighted to announce that IDS Group is now an IS0 27001 certified software development and systems integration specialist.

Published: 15 February 2021 60 seconds with…Operations Director, Kseniya Papova

Our operations director Kseniya Papova has lived and breathed the world of tech her whole career. But she believes there’s more to succeeding in this industry, than an innovative mindset and IT qualifications. Here she talks everything from communication to our cultural code, and why Covid-19 drove a new level of problem solving in our close-knit global team…

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

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 threats.