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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....

IT Companies with Cyber Security skills: A Company Connecting infographic

October is European Cyber Security month and throughout October, Company Connecting is publishing a number of articles and videos which reflect the diversity within Cyber Security.

Today, we have updated our Cyber Security infographic to provide an overview of the types of IT companies...

North East Scotland Digital Skills Survey

Company Connecting is carrying out a survey on behalf of Aberdeen City Council to identify the need and demand for a range of digital skills in the North East of Scotland to identify opportunities for training and to support the delivery of a city based 'Digital Academy'. 

We have issued...

The Human Side of Cyber Security: Insider threats and how to identify them.

Doug Sampson is the Founder and CEO of Soteritech based in Virginia, USA. He is a graduate of Cornell University and is passionate about Cyber Security. He cites the recent hack of over 500 million Yahoo user accounts and the potentially damaging effects on the individuals as a major motivator...

Video introduction to Cyber Security month at Company Connecting

Watch our 50 second introduction to Cyber Security. It outlines some basics and provides info on the threats we will be discussing through videos, articles, interviews and infographics across the month of October.

Follow the link below to view our 50 second introduction to Cyber Security...

Michelle Govan: Cyber Security is a key area for academia and industry to collaborate

Various studies over the past decade have demonstrated that many people could easily be manipulated to reveal their password in exchange for something as simple as a bar of chocolate.’

Turning our attention this month to cyber security we interviewed Michelle Govan on...

It’s Cyber Security month at Company Connecting – celebrating ECSM

The European Cyber Security Month ( https://cybersecuritymonth.eu ) kicked off on the 30th September in Brussels. Challenges and activities continue throughout October.

To complement the ECSM activities, Company Connecting is publishing a number...