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).