Who We Are


Practical Networks is an award-winning IT services company, based in the beautiful North Yorkshire town of Scarborough. Our company was established in 2001 by owner and managing director Neil Remmer who spotted a gap in the market for a practical, hands-on, IT services and consultancy provider.

On a daily basis, the team at Practical Networks work alongside public sector organisations such as schools, colleges and local Government delivering state of the art IT solutions and support. In addition we also provide IT services, support and consultancy to a range of small & medium sized business and enterprise throughout the UK and abroad. Around 90% of our business is gained via referrals from existing customers. Read our customer reviews to learn more about the impact our services have had for our client base.

Whether it is consultancy, support, advice or supply; Practical Networks tailor IT services to support the specific requirements of business owners as well as many in-house IT managers. Our strong links to strategic partners such as Dell, Microsoft, Cisco and VMware make us leaders in our field.  In addition our schedule of ongoing training and accreditation plans for staff enable us to remain at the forefront of technology.  We are accredited to ISO 9001 and cyber essentials government standards for 2018-2019.



“It’s important to me that my clients be able to get on with their business. Whether they’re a local start-up or a nationwide chain with overseas sites, it is my vision that Practical Networks provide the very best in IT services and Consultancy so that their businesses can thrive.”

Neil Remmer – Managing Director

Our business ethos means that we are approachable, friendly and competitive. Listening and understanding our customers is a big part of what we do.  Over the years we have built up a team of experts who enjoy working together and with continued growth, excellent customer retention, Practical Networks continues to be one of the most successful IT Consultancy and Solution providers in the UK. If you’re looking for an IT partner to take your business or organisation forward, receive excellent customer service and first-class technical support, speak to us on 01723 587240 or email info@practicalnetworks.co.uk now.



Dave Mainprize; Neil Remmer; Emmanuel  Setoutwe; Anthony Lamb; Katrina Richardson; Lisa Remmer; Jay Tuplin; Andy Potts; Craig Sherwin; Will Davies; David Philps