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Company Connecting has information on 4,000 IT companies: Insights

Company Connecting will be publishing a new series of infographics and information on IT companies and the tech industry. We have almost 4,000 IT companies on our database and have companies throughout the world. The majority are in the UK: 2427 in Scotland, and 1,400 in the rest of the UK. Our...

GDPR Expert – The New Snake Oil Sales Man?

Anthony McMenzie of Forfusion provides a pragmatic approach to the General Data Protection  Regulation (GDPR). 

There is no shortage of GDPR 'expertise' out there. Google returns thousands of articles on GDPR. However, many of those look at the more negative aspects. Sean's helpful...

Getting more women into STEM. Can Open University help?

This week we continue our student and graduate series. We interviewed Denise Arkley, one of the management team at Hatstand Nelly. Denise has done many different things over the years. She is now relishing the challenge of studying for a Diploma in Computing & IT with Open University. Last...

Company Connecting spotlight on e-learning and edtech

There is loads of information on ‘Fintech’ and its impact. However there are other areas where technology is making a very significant impact: e-learning / training, sometimes known as edtech, and healthcare or digital healthcare. Over the next few months we will publish articles on the impact...

When do you know if you have an IT problem?

The key for any small business is to reduce the risk of experiencing an IT problem that impacts its business.

Interview with Liam Simpson: Company Connecting's Digital Marketing Intern

Interview with Liam Simpson, RGU student / CC Marketing intern: discussing the benefits of student placements and stepping into the unknown.

Its all Happening at Company Connecting

Company Connecting is currently adding lots of new Companies to our data to ensure we remain the authority for information on IT and tech SMEs.

Here's looking at you Newcastle and North East England

The tech industry in the North East is buzzing - loads of IT companies, a vibrant University community and organisations supporting tech initiatives.

Focus on IT in Edinburgh

Company Connecting to focus on IT in Edinburgh, publishing an infographic and artifcles with some interesting companies.

Covering Your Tracks - Do you have something to Hide?

This week at Company Connecting we are publishing a series of articles by Professor Bill Buchanan on Cyber Security and Cyber Crime. Bill is a Scottish computer scientist who leads the Centre for Distributed Computing and Security at Edinburgh Napier University, as well as The Cyber Academy....