• LPMA Lunchtime Briefing: Making Chambers GDPR Compliant

    May 11, 2017

    The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is intended to strengthen data protection within the EU. The GDPR will apply in the UK from 25 May 2018. The government has confirmed that the UK’s decision to leave the EU will not affect the commencement of the GDPR. The GDPR imposes new and substantial obligations (and potential …Continue reading »

  • Shortlist for The Lawyer Awards 2017 announced

    May 10, 2017

    The shortlist for The Lawyer Awards 2017 has been announced. We’d like to congratulate our clients who have been nominated for ‘Chambers of the year’: Matrix Chambers, Monckton Chambers, Quadrant Chambers, XXIV Old Buildings. Best of luck to you all. For a full list of nominees, please click here.

  • Citrix Certification WINS!

    Our Partnership with Citrix, and our determination to blend world leading technology into SproutCloud®, allows us to deliver services that make a real difference, both to the security of client data as well as user experience. We’ve worked hard to become certified in the following Citrix technologies: SproutCloud® is built on leading hardware platforms, boasting …Continue reading »

  • SproutIT rated 15th in the world for the Top 100 MSP’s list 2017

    May 4, 2017

    London, 4th May 2017, legal IT specialist, SproutIT have been rated an impressive 15th place in the world by the prestigious Channel e2e Top 100 MSP’s list 2017. Channel E2E tracks strategic IT service providers and the five stages of their business journey from entrepreneur to exit (E2E). They shift the IT channel conversation from tactical chatter …Continue reading »

  • Opening Keynote Speakers for Infosecurity Europe 2017 Announced

    SproutIT will be exhibiting at Infosecurity Europe alongside SonicWall (stand C280) as one of their accredited partners, where Dame Stella Rimington and Jeremy Paxman will make the opening Keynotes. Gain inspiration, insight and a fresh perspective during these thought-provoking presentations. Tuesday 6th June, 10.00-10.50 Open Secret Drawing on her experience as the first female Director …Continue reading »

  • SproutIT to exhibit at Europe’s Biggest Information Security Exhibition

    April 26, 2017

    Infosecurity Europe 2017 – 6th to 8th June, Olympia, London Infosecurity Europe is the region’s number one information security event featuring Europe’s largest and most comprehensive conference programme and over 360 exhibitors showcasing the most relevant information security solutions and products to over 16,000 visitors. SproutIT will be exhibiting alongside SonicWall as one of their …Continue reading »

  • The ultimate LinkedIn guide

    April 12, 2017

    Catherine Bailey, Managing Director at Bar Marketing provides some interesting tips on how to create the perfect LinkedIn profile, be it your personal page or your company page. The ultimate LinkedIn guide The phenomenon of social media continues to spread throughout the world. To quote a few figures, 2016 user statistics show that Facebook has …Continue reading »

  • It’s Friday – time to unleash your human firewall

    April 7, 2017

    It’s Friday, time to let your hair down and think about winding down to the weekend. But don’t relax your awareness to social engineering attacks! Perpetrators of phishing and spear phishing will try to get to you via personal as well as business accounts so it’s important to remain prudent at all times. It seems this …Continue reading »

  • Keeping client data safe

    March 21, 2017

    You have by now more than likely read the story of the barrister fined by the ICO for failing to keep her client’s information secure.  I wonder how commonplace the same security carelessness is within her peer group, through insecure local file storage and/or sharing.  I don’t wish to scare-monger; rather I wish to make …Continue reading »

  • Cyber Security: Technology, alone, is not enough

    March 10, 2017

    Cyber threats and the sophistication and speed of cyber-attacks are increasing at an alarming pace. The huge volume of important and often sensitive data held and collated by Chambers and Barristers can be a soft target for perpetrators. Clients’, barristers’ and chambers’ information, integrity and precious reputations, built over years of practice, can be decimated …Continue reading »