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£100k contracts surge for Acutec

Dec 16, 2013 17:50 GMT UK IT Association Trio of deals for Coleshill-based firm which specialises in managed IT services to software and web development

Internship Pays Off

Nov 29, 2013 12:53 GMT UK IT Association Borwell are so proud of Software Engineer Sam Williams - a rather shy student who joined the company in July 2011 - for achieving the award for ‘Best 3rd Year Project in Computing’ from University of Worcester.

Nov 29, 2013 12:49 GMT UK IT Association UKITA member Coventry University’s Institute of Applied Entrepreneurship (IAE) will showcase its expertise and services at the West Midlands Cloud, Data & Smart Mobility Expo in Birmingham this week.

IT firm grows with help of Government programme

Nov 13, 2013 08:30 GMT UK IT Association A West Midlands IT firm is working to the adage that ‘profit is for sanity’ after joining a programme to help it grow by 30 per cent over each of the next five years. Earlier this year, ACUTEC joined the Government-backed GrowthAccelerator service in a bid to meet managing director Chris Roche’s ambitious growth plans for the firm.

IASME Cyber Security Consultancy Package for SMEs

May 17, 2013 12:13 BST UK IT Association UK IT Association member IASME are pleased to announce that they now offer a specialist package of cyber security consultancy for small companies, followed by a free audit against the IASME standard. This package is designed to help SMEs protect new inventions and business processes by upgrading their levels of cyber security.

OCR seeking employer input on new IT qualification

May 09, 2013 16:26 BST UK IT Association UK IT Association member OCR are currently developing a new OCR Cambridge Progression Award/Certificate in core IT Skills and are seeking the input of employers to ensure the course fits IT employers needs.

UKITA speaking at Gold Standard Apprenticeship launch event on the 30th April 2013

Apr 26, 2013 12:30 BST UK IT Association The UK IT Association will be speaking on the benefits for small and medium-sized IT employers of the Gold Standard Apprenticeship scheme and the benefits for smaller enterprises of recruiting and developing new staff through apprenticeships. Other speakers will explain more about the details of the Gold Standard scheme which is delivered by the National IT Partnership.

Mar 06, 2013 09:00 GMT UK IT Association A Warwickshire based member of the UK IT Association have worked with partners to develop a software solution to help drive the international success for a logistics firm.

Oct 10, 2012 10:34 BST UK IT Association Moves by the government to encourage small IT firms to bid for public sector contracts are driving many away, says trade body UKITA The government's strategy of encouraging small and medium-sized IT businesses to bid for public sector contract is driving some suppliers away, according to UKITA, a trade body that represents small IT firms.

Oct 08, 2012 11:23 BST UK IT Association With just over two weeks left to register for the UKITA EXPO, places are still up for grabs for both member and non-member companies wanting to attend and exhibit at the forthcoming event, being held at the University of Wolverhampton’s Telford Innovation Campus on 24 October.