Sword IT Solutions Ltd is a UK-based part of the Sword Group and comprises a number of operating companies delivering people and technology-based business services.

 

About

We are an IT solutions company. We focus on delivering measurable business benefits by taking the time to understand your key challenges before applying our industry knowledge to help you resolve them

We will continually monitor and assess technology developments so you don’t have to, helping you evolve from traditional technology environments to a more optimised way of working at a pace that is right for your business.

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Strategy

Our strategy is driven by the needs of our clients. We will work tirelessly to better understand your business in order to identify areas where Information Technology can add real value, while at the same time, ensure a great customer experience.

Commitment

We commit to delivering a range of solutions that is right for your business.  We will optimise and support what you have today and help develop a road map that supports the business moving forward.  Providing access to relevant information and using the right tools to display and interpret that information is key to fast, effective decision making.

Real Results

Our focus is always on delivering measurable business benefits to our clients – we test all of our solutions and services against 5 key metrics: 1/ cost reduction, 2/ increasing productivity, 3/ managing risk, 4/ compliance, and 5/ engagement.  This ensures that whatever we do for you, it is aligned with what is important to you.

Company Overview

We are an IT solutions company.

What we do

Success in a constantly evolving digital environment requires a partner that you can trust to help optimise what you have today and to interpret new technology in a way that enables you to make informed decisions on the best way forward.

We take time to understand your business, its drivers and your issues.

How we do it

We are domain experts, but you know your business in detail. We will work together to find the best fit solutions based upon what works best for you today and moving forward.

We aim to build long term partnerships through the way we deal with customers, keeping what we do simple and always focusing on delivering real value.

What can we do for you

We focus on two areas – firstly can take away the challenge of managing day to day IT and optimising what you have, allowing you to focus on the high value activity; and secondly we can help you to succeed in this new digital environment, transforming your business using technology as an enabler not an inhibitor.

We can help unlock your competitive advantage

We commit to delivering a mix of new and innovative solutions combined with proven ways of working to deliver the best solutions for our clients.

Digital Workspace

Our solutions enable us to provide compliant and secure access to your applications on any device, anywhere.

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Infrastructure

Demand driven infrastructure services allow you to support and delivers a flexible, scalable solution that mirrors fluctuations in demand.

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Applications

We help our clients build a business case for the selection and implementation of the right applications for their business.

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Information Management

We will enhance organisational performance by providing secure and reliable access to the right information whenever and wherever you need it.

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Data Management

Using our expertise and tools we will help you structure, access and display your data in a way that is easy to understand, making your teams more effective, more efficient and more informed.

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Managed Services

We provide managed teams to augment your own in-house capability, ensuring access to the appropriate skills at the right time for ‘business as usual’ and project activity.

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Meet the Team

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Dave Bruce
CEO
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Kevin Moreton
COO
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Phil Norgate
CFO
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Craig Swinburn
Commercial Director
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Greg Anderson
CTO
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Neale Stidolph
Sales Director
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Bill Whibley
Operations Director
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Carolanne Lang
Operations Director

Our Credentials

Sword IT Solutions is one of leading technology solution providers in the UK. Our strength lies in our ability to work collaboratively with our customers towards a shared goal.

Experience

We have been delivering technology solutions for over twenty years and during that time our services have evolved as technology has progressed.  We have continually monitored and assessed these changes which has allowed us to work deliver real, measurable benefits to our clients at a pace that suits them.

Our aim is away to try and establish long term relationships allowing us to fulfill many different roles within our clients businesses:

  • we act as advisors giving honest views on the benefits of new technology.
  • we support our clients, taking some of the burden of day to day operations away , allowing them to focus their core teams on more strategic activity.
  • we act as implementors, designing and delivering technology solutions that provide real business benefit.

Know How

Our customers turn to us for help with those tricky problems that are not considered business-as-usual for their own staff. Invariable we’ve seen the problems before and are able to bring our experiences to bear.

We use standardised approaches for our project deliveries which are refined and improved with experience. We run review sessions at the end of projects and maintain a Knowledge Base of lessons learned. Our projects are managed according to Prince2 principles and we use both Agile and Waterfall approaches.

We are actively involved with Microsoft and are one of a small number of partners who work alongside Microsoft on their own consultancy projects. Our consultants are proud to wear the Microsoft badge and benefit from immersion in Microsoft practices.

Accreditations

Sword IT Solutions is a Microsoft Gold Partner and past Microsoft UK Partner of the Year. Our staff continually work towards Microsoft certifications and most are Microsoft Certified Professionals in their area of technology expertise. As a company, we have Microsoft Gold and Silver competencies in a broad range of technology areas demonstrating not only our depth of experience but also our breadth of knowledge across the disciplines that matter to our customers.

Sword is ISO 9001 accredited and operates a Quality Management System that provides guidance for all of our projects. This means that projects are established quickly, best practice is followed, and lessons learned are fed into the continuous improvement of our methods.

Furthermore we have ITIL Expert level accreditation in IT Service Management.

Partners

We partner with a range of industry leading providers to enable us to deliver solutions that are tailored for your business, regardless of the technology employed.