Computing Security Awards 2019 – Finalist

Practical Networks are excited to announce that our very own Technical Director, David Philps, is a finalist in the 2019 Computing Security Awards – “Contribution to Cybersecurity” category. We are extremely proud of this nomination and everybody at Practical Networks would be grateful if you could support David, by following the below link and casting […](more)

Newsletter Spring 2019

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Cyber Essentials 2020

We are pround to announce our re-accreditation to CyberEssentials until April 2020. This shows our commitment to the scheme launched by the UK Government in June 2014. The Cyber Essentials scheme is a cyber security standard that organisations can be assessed and certified against Cyber Security. Neil Remmer Director said “We are delighted that Practical […](more)


Newsletter December 2018

2018 has been an excellent year for Practical Networks and we would like to wish all our current and future customers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year(more)

Official Partner with Hewlett Packard 2019

HP creates technology with purpose – to enrich the experiences and improve the lives of everyone, everywhere. They are pioneers in innovation and reinvention, and have been inspiring people and organisations with their products and services since their humble beginnings in 1939. As one of the most widely-recognised names in the industry, HP is continually […](more)

Newsletter September 2018

In December 2017 we attained our accreditation for ISO 9001:2015. Since then we have had a dedicated team working on ISO 27001 because your data security is our most important concern and we need to ensure that our ISMS, Information Security Management System, provides our customers with greater confidence in all the ways that we interact with you.(more)

Newsletter June 2018

Cybersmart is an automated compliance platform for Cyber Essentials. It provides you with ongoing protection via continuous security checks whilst safeguarding your organisation, employees and data. The entire process to achieve compliance to Cyber Essentials has been streamlined and can generally be completed in just 2 days(more)

Cyber Essentials Practitioner Award

All of this early spring sunshine has lifted our spirits once again and we are very proud to announce that we have received our Certificate of Compliance with Cyber Essentials. Not only did we achieve success with compliance but we also achieved the additional qualification as one of only 3, QC, Cyber Essentials Practitioners based […](more)

Newsletter March 2018

Cyber Security for your organisation starts with a Cyber Essentials or Cyber Essentials Plus Accreditation. CCTV Installations provide protection and safety for possessions and individuals and choosing the right cabling Infrastructure is vital to your companies success(more)

DELL EMC Gold Partner Accreditation – 2018

Practical Networks have partnered with DELL (now DELL EMC) since our company started in 2001 and the partnership has grown from strength to strength over the years. We are recognised as one of the leading DELL EMC partners in the northern UK region and our contribution and expertise with DELL products and services was further […](more)

ISO 9001:2015 Accreditation Achieved

We’re proud to inform our existing and prospective clients that Practical Networks Limited has successfully achieved ISO 9001:2015 accreditation for 2018-2019. ISO 9001 is a certified quality management system (QMS) for organisations who want to prove their ability to provide products and services that meet the need of their customers and other relevant stakeholders. The […](more)

Newsletter September 2017

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The UK’s First Safewhere Premium Partner

Practical Networks Ltd are pleased to announce that we are now the UK’s First Safewhere Premium Partner, after completing the necessary advanced training sessions. Safewhere is a Danish software provider specialising in Identity and Access Management (IAM) or Single Sign-on (SSO) as it is sometimes known as. The Safewhere Identify platform is one of the most […](more)

WannaCry Ransomware Threat

No doubt you are aware of the recent news regarding the Large Scale WannaCry ransomware Cyber Attack that affected the NHS computer systems in the UK.  So far hundreds of thousands of Windows computers in over 100 countries have been affected, as well as the NHS it has also affected other companies such as Telefonica and […](more)

Nimble Storage – Authorised Partner

Practical Networks Ltd are proud and excited to announce we are able to supply, install and support Nimble Storage adaptive flash and all flash storage arrays to our ever expanding customer base. Nimble storage are a leading enterprise storage vendor that offer adaptive flash and all flash storage solutions built on very high performance, ease of management are […](more)

Newsletter March 2017

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Heimdal Security

As a continued commitment to our clients and their vulnerability to cyber-attacks, Practical Networks are now able to provide another layer of security. Practical Networks are proud to announce their Partnership with Heimdal Security. Heimdal is a security product by Denmark-based Company Heimdal Security.  Heimdal set new standards in financial malware detection by continuously following […](more)

Windows 10 Automatic Upgrades

It has come to our attention through our Support Desk, that the free Microsoft Windows 10 upgrades are causing a large number of issues relating to Microsoft Office and some compatibility problems with other applications, and so we would like to take this opportunity to make you aware of the key issues that can occur […](more)

Smoothwall Partner & Reseller

Here at Practical Networks we’re always on the lookout for new, emerging technologies and vendors to give our end users the edge and today we welcome Smoothwall to our trusted list of partners and vendors. Smoothwall is a specialist developer and provider of Internet security and web filtering solutions.  The web filtering capability of Smoothwall […](more)

Award Winners !

 Practical Networks beat high competition to win DELL’s coveted Microsoft Windows Datacenter Partner of the Year award at the prestigious DELL Enterprise Partner Awards 2015 in London recently. The event was hosted by Technology giant DELL to recognise excellence amongst their UK partners.  And the prize makes Practical Networks the top performing Dell partner in […](more)

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