Trust-IT Services

Trust-IT is a UK SME specialised in research analysis & communication in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) as well as the development & implementation of innovative web & mobile applications across Europe and globally.

In recent years it has turned its expertise into developing tools and services for smaller companies in the areas for cybersecurity and providing free, online tools for making cloud computing easier for novices especially.
Founded in 2002, Trust-IT’s central asset is a highly-skilled, dynamic, international team that performs quality ICT market research and result-oriented stakeholder communication and engagement strategies, working closely with SMEs, government and research institutions.
Trust-IT is committed to drive forward new ideas, pinpoint market opportunities, create multi-stakeholder partnership and build international networks and communities. It has gained high expertise in the ICT areas, covering both the technological and human interaction aspects and creating innovative business models & exploitation plans. Trust-IT is a prime mover in bringing global, ICT communities together and has a long-lasting, deep know-how in conducting user experience analyses with stakeholders, as well as contributing to innovation projects and standardisation initiatives.
Trust-IT actively participates to EC-policy discussions on cybersecurity & risk management and is a founding partner of the WISER “Wide-impact cyber security risk framework” (www.cyberwiser.eu) initiative (2015-2017) where it has both authored the concepts of the tools (CyberWISER Light, Esential & Plus) & delivers some of the technical implementation specifications to these products & services within the WISER Innovation Action project.
Trust-IT has extensive experience in provisioning a market analysis, mapping study of EU28 cybersecurity national programmes. The Company has vast experience in co-ordination of EC-funded CSA initiatives, as well as in rollout of sustainability activities for organisations involved in innovation efforts, with a focus on market uptake, see for instance the initiative RDA Europe (http://europe.rd-alliance.org/ ) on data-driven innovation, and its effort in development and promotion of Cloud Computing Tools and Services for SMEs (e.g.,  www.cloudwatchhub.eu; www.picse.eu; www.sla-ready.eu).

News

Outcomes and key themes from ICT 2018 Session on Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society

On 5 December 2018, the Digital Single Market of the European Commission sponsored a session on the topic of “Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society”. The highly-popular session (over 90 attendees) took place on 5 December 2018 within the flagship ICT2018 Conference in Vienna, Austria.

Khalil Rouhana, Deputy Director General, EC – DG CNECT, kicked off the session with an overview of some of the most pressing issues of the day in cybersecurity:

Events

17/01/2019
Reinforcing Cyber Security in the EU: Building Coordinated Security, Confidence and Capability in the Cyber Domain

With 315 million Europeans using the internet each day, the provision of critical services and the functioning of a modern economy are now entirely dependent upon the robustness and safety of cyberspace and its infrastructure. Cyber security attacks are a growing source of threat and concern, while also representing a growing economic opportunity for Europe, with the market predicted to be worth over $100 Billion by 2018 (European Commission). Moreover, cyber attacks in the EU are constantly growing in both their frequency (quintuplicate between 2013 and 2017) and sophistication.