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Thursday 14th March 2019

Windows 7 warning from Google

Worrying news emerged earlier this week in the media with the warning from Google that Windows 7 users are at risk from a "serious" bug that could let malicious hackers take over their computer.
Wednesday 13th March 2019

Your business is secure? Wanna bet?!

As a responsible business you obviously ensure that you have all the security basics covered to protect your organisation from viruses, spam and other attacks. However, according to recent research published by Censornet; security is often breached in more mundane ways - and from closer to home than you might think.
Monday 25th February 2019

It takes two to Tango...!

We are delighted to announce that ITRM Ltd has been recognised as being one of the UK's top performing Managed Service Providers
Monday 25th February 2019

The Network Group shortlisted for an Award

As longstanding members we were delighted to hear that The Network Group have been shortlisted in the Channel Services category for the forthcoming 2019 PCR Awards.
Wednesday 6th February 2019

ITRM appointed as a Trusted Supplier to the NCVO

We are delighted to announce that ITRM have been appointed by the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) as a Trusted Supplier of IT Managed Services.
Monday 28th January 2019

All roads lead to......Hall Place!

ITRM will be attending Hall Place this week for the launch of the 2019 Bexley Business Excellence Awards.
Wednesday 19th December 2018

A lot can happen in a Year...

As we come to the end of 2018, we thought we'd take a moment to look back at just some of the many experiences, initiatives, challenges and achievements made by ITRM in the community.
Monday 12th November 2018

'... what a wonderful evening it will be, I can't wait '

In support of the Charlton Athletic Community Trust ITRM sponsor 20th Anniversary of Charlton Athletic's promotion to the Premier League.
Tuesday 30th October 2018

'I have learnt to much about the work environment...'

ITRM welcome student from Bexley Grammar School for a work experience placement
Friday 3rd August 2018

ITRM Ranked among Top 501 Global Managed Service Providers

We were delighted to learn last month that ITRM Ltd ranks among the world’s top 501 most strategic and innovative managed service providers (MSPs), according to Channel Futures' 11th-annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings.
Friday 20th July 2018

ITRM extend partnership with Charlton Athletic FC

ITRM, a privately owned, award-winning, accredited IT Managed Service Provider, have today announced that they have extended their partnership with Charlton Athletic FC ahead of the 2018-19 season, which will see ITRM remaining as the club’s back-of-shirt sponsor.
Wednesday 11th July 2018

ITRM Ltd revealed as Bexley’s 'Business of the Year' 2018

ITRM, a privately owned, multi-award-winning, accredited IT Managed Service Provider based in Sidcup made it a hat-trick of award successes at the recent Bexley’s Business Excellence Awards, including scooping the prestigious top prize of 'Business of the Year' 2018, an accolade they previously won in 2016.
Wednesday 4th July 2018

ITRM renew their support for CACT

Thursday 21st September 2017

A Record Breaking Year for the Bexley Moorings Project

On the 15th September 2017, 15 teams gathered at Pedham place golf course to participate in the annual charity golf day for the Bexley Moorings Project.
Friday 8th September 2017

A Busy Summer for ITRM’s Work Experience Students

Students from several local schools have enjoyed work experience placements with the ITRM team this summer
Thursday 27th July 2017

ITRM's Back-of-Shirt Sponsorship Arrangement with Charlton Athletic Continues

On the 21st July, Charlton Athletic Football Club revealed the new, bespoke home kit for the 2017/18 season which continues to feature the ITRM logo.
Friday 16th June 2017

ITRM ranked within MSPmentor's top 501 Managed Service Providers worldwide

ITRM are thrilled to announce that we have been ranked within the top 501 Managed Services Providers worldwide, and ranked 11th of the 24 UK businesses listed.
Friday 12th May 2017

Danny Hill raises over £7000 for the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

On the 23rd April 2017, ITRM’s Business Development Manager, Danny Hill completed his first London marathon.
Wednesday 3rd May 2017

ITRM Host Hybrid Cloud Event with Microsoft & Avaya

On the 26th April 2017, ITRM hosted its first technology event of the year, focusing on how business can be more agile through using hybrid cloud.
Tuesday 11th April 2017

ITRM Support the 2017 Upbeats Day

On the 8th April 2017, ITRM supported the Upbeats Day alongside the Charlton Athletic Community Trust, raising over £20,000.
Tuesday 11th April 2017

ITRM Shortlisted for the Bexley Business Excellence Awards

On the 5th April the shortlist for this year’s Bexley Business Excellence Awards was officially announced and we have been placed in 3 categories.
Thursday 2nd March 2017

2017's CSR Programme Starts Strong

In February ITRM’s Mark Gamlin and Sue Thorpe continued ITRM’s support of the Charlton Athletics Community Trust’s Mental Health Early Intervention Programme.
Wednesday 15th February 2017

Avaya's Chapter 11 Announcement - What Does This Mean?

On the 19th January 2017, Avaya announced that they had made the decision to file for Chapter 11, bankruptcy protection. There has been much talk around what this might mean for the company, its partners and end-users, however, as a partner of Avaya we would like to provide some clarity on the situation.
Thursday 26th January 2017

ITRM selected as Champion of the 2017 Bexley Skills Charter

ITRM are delighted to announce that ITRM have been selected to Champion the 2017 Bexley Skills Charter
Tuesday 3rd January 2017

ITRM Staff Continue to Support the CACT Early Intervention Programme

Several members of the ITRM team help with the Charlton Athletic Community Trust's Early Intervention Programme throughout 2016.
Thursday 8th December 2016

ITRM Win Data Partner of the Year with Channel Telecom

On the 2nd December 2016, ITRM attended Channel Telecom’s annual Partner of the Year Awards.
Tuesday 29th November 2016

ITRM's Corporate Responsibility Programme Continues

ITRM team members Sally Challoner and Ashleigh Hill support the Charlton Athletic Community Trust with their Early Intervention Programme.
Thursday 24th November 2016

ITRM Visited by Sidcup MP, James Brokenshire

On the 18th November 2016, Old Bexley & Sidcup MP and Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, James Brokenshire, visited the ITRM offices to meet our team.
Thursday 27th October 2016

ITRM's Corporate Responsibility Programme in Action

As part of ITRM’s Corporate Social Responsibility programme, Danny Hill and Steve Rudd joined the Charlton Athletic Community Trust
Tuesday 4th October 2016

The Bexley Moorings Golf Day Success

The 2016 Bexley Moorings Golf day smashes last years fundraising target
Wednesday 28th September 2016

A Successful Evening Had by All

ITRM and CAFC host a successful Networking and Technology Event at the Valley.
Monday 26th September 2016

ITRM Shortlisted for SMB Reseller of the Year Award

ITRM Shortlisted for Award in Industry Leading Awards Ceremony
Wednesday 31st August 2016

ITRM Support the Charlton Athletic Community Trust Golf Day

On the 29th July 2016, ITRM joined the first golf day for the Charlton Athletic Community Trust.
Wednesday 3rd August 2016

ITRM Complete Another Successful Project for MiddletonMurray

ITRM Build New IT Infrastructure for MiddletonMurray’s Romford Office
Friday 8th July 2016

ITRM are the Back-of-Shirt Sponsor on Charlton Athletic's New Kit

We are pleased to announce that we have agreed a deal with Charlton Athletic Football Club that will extend our existing sponsorship arrangement.
Thursday 30th June 2016

Another Apprenticeship Success Story

ITRM place great importance on training and development. George shares his story...
Monday 13th June 2016

Double win for ITRM at the Bexley Business Excellence Awards 2016

ITRM Ltd celebrates its double victory at the Bexley Business Awards.
Thursday 3rd March 2016

Charlton Upbeats Day 2016

Charlton Upbeats Day is back! After raising over £15,000 for the much-loved Upbeats last year, the charity walk is returning in 2016 bigger and better.
Monday 14th September 2015

ITRM shortlisted for Managed Service Provider of the Year 2015

We are proud to announce that ITRM has been shortlisted for Managed Service Provider of the Year in the industry’s biggest awards event, the CRN Channel Awards 2015.
Tuesday 23rd June 2015

ITRM join the Charlton Upbeats at the National Down’s Syndrome Football Tournament

On Sunday the 14th June our MD and Head of Sales will be supporting the Charlton Upbeats fight for the National Down’s Syndrome...
Monday 5th January 2015

ITRM “Kick-off” the New Year at Charlton Athletic Football Club

ITRM held their annual kick-off meeting at Charlton Athletic FC on the 2nd January 2015 to the theme of “Good to Great”. This annual event serves as a platform to align all staff members with our Vision and Mission, whilst injecting some fun and team building elements into the day also.
Friday 21st November 2014

Bexley Moorings Charity Golf Day

Every year ITRM takes part in the Bexley Moorings golf day and on the 7th November 2014 several members of the ITRMs team and clients donned their most fetching golfing attire to help raise funds for the charity.
Thursday 9th October 2014

ITRM Pledge £1000 to the Make Some Noise Campaign

Make Some Noise is a national charity that helps disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.
Wednesday 1st October 2014

ITRM Feature in Microsoft’s Financial Services Global Outlook Launch

Following ITRM’s selection by Microsoft to appear in their annual Financial Services Global Outlook, the publication was successfully launched as planned at the annual Sibos conference, exhibition and networking event in Boston on the 29th September 2014.
Wednesday 16th July 2014

ITRM become Trust's Official Kit Sponsor

Charlton have announced a new partnership with ITRM, which will see them become the Trust’s new Official Kit Sponsor.
Monday 14th July 2014

ITRM Secures New Partnership with Charlton Athletic Football Club

ITRM have recently signed a partnership deal with CAFC to focus on making improvements to the club’s IT infrastructure and create better opportunities for fan engagement.
Tuesday 17th June 2014

ITRM selected to appear in Microsoft Global Publication

ITRM have recently been selected by Microsoft to appear in their 2014-17 Financial Services Global Outlook publication that features over 125 leading Microsoft Partners globally.
Wednesday 16th April 2014

ITRM Team Raises £5000 for the Cardiomyopathy Association

On the 13th April 2014 two members of ITRM, Sophie Kilroy-Downs and Mark Gamlin, set off alongside over 30,000 other runners to complete the 26.2 mile London Marathon.
Wednesday 12th March 2014

Kaseya and ITRM Partnership

ITRM’s strategic partnership with Kaseya continues to go from strength to strength as we utilise the full power and benefit of this leading Remote Monitoring and Management tool (RMM).
Friday 7th February 2014

Bexley Business Awards 2014

Having been shortlisted in the ‘Best Medium Sized Business’ category at the Bexley Business Awards 2014, ITRM celebrated at a Gala Dinner and awards ceremony held on the 6th February 2014.
Monday 13th January 2014

ITRM Shortlisted for Bexley Business Awards 2014

ITRM have been short-listed as a finalist in the Best Medium Sized Business category at the annual Bexley Business Awards. Judging will take place throughout January culminating in a final panel interview to be held on the 14th January whereby a decision will be made on the category winners and then the results announced at the annual gala dinner on the 6th February 2014.
Friday 15th November 2013

ITRM Successfully Renew Microsoft Gold Partnership

ITRM has successfully renewed its Gold Partner accreditation with Microsoft, further demonstrating our commitment and levels of expertise in delivering a diverse range of solutions from the software giant.
Tuesday 29th October 2013

Bexley Moorings Golf Day 2013

Each year the Bexley Moorings Project supports over 200 young people within the Borough of Bexley through one to one work and group activities. The young people supported are vulnerable and are referred from a variety of sources including social services and schools. The main funding, provided by the Council, covers some of the costs of activities but each year separate fund raising events are organised to provide something extra.
Wednesday 18th September 2013

ITRM’s Cross Channel Challenge

On the 21st September, two members of ITRM (Dave White and Sophie Kilroy-Downs) will be rowing the English Channel to raise money for four charities; The Ahoy Centre, The Rob Knox Foundation, The Callum Branch Trust, and The Cardiomyopathy Association.
Tuesday 13th August 2013

What's up with Microsoft?

ITRM have been a Microsoft Gold Partner for many years now and we like to think we know everything there is to know about them and their family of products and services.
Tuesday 23rd July 2013

The Worlds Smartest Headset

Plantronics have launched the revolutionary Voyager Legend, the world’s smartest headset!
Tuesday 25th June 2013

CRN Sales and Marketing Awards 2013 - Update

On Wednesday 19th June, a group of ITRM staff members selected through an internal survey, attended the CRN Sales and Marketing Awards 2013 event following our short listing as a finalist earlier this year. This was a black tie affair and the ITRM team didn’t disappoint and dressed to impress for the occasion.
Friday 7th June 2013

UK Intelligence Committee Raises Internet Security Fears over BT and Chinese Kit

A report on foreign involvement in the UK’s Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) has been published by the government’s Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC), warning that there could be “implications for national security“ over BT’s deployment of broadband ISP and telecoms equipment supplied by Chinese firm Huawei.
Tuesday 4th June 2013

ITRM Join the Network Buying Group

As part of ITRM's new corporate strategy, we have set clear objectives to solve all business challenges through innovative thinking and demonstrating absolute technical leadership in everything we do. You do not achieve this by sitting back and waiting for the answers to come to you. So where do you start?
Tuesday 28th May 2013

Cloud at ITRM

Cloud is a buzz word that has arisen from the depths of the technology mire and as a result has caused a frenzy of excitement and high levels of confusion in equal measures. Even the experts are losing sight of what it means, and so continue the futile debates over what is and isn’t cloud.
Thursday 23rd May 2013

Phone Hacking

In 2011 our news was hit by reports and investigations around the phone hacking scandal. Whilst media coverage highlighted the depths of this scandal and alerted us to the dealings of certain newspapers a recent report by BBC radio 4 highlights that the scandal goes further than just the News of the World.
Wednesday 24th April 2013

ITRM Shortlisted for CRN Sales and Marketing Awards

Earlier this year, Lewis Maslin, our Head of Business Operations, entered ITRM into the CRN Sales and Marketing Awards. The awards were introduced to recognise the achievements and contributions of those working within the IT industry.
Friday 5th April 2013

Free Microsoft Certified Network Review

ITRM is currently offering businesses in the local area an opportunity to review their current IT systems setup and configuration. This audit is free, with no obligation to take any of the services provided by ITRM.
Thursday 4th April 2013

Comic Relief 2013

This year, ITRM decided to do something a little fun for Comic Relief. Our MD, Dave White, very kindly (and bravely), volunteered to have his legs waxed!
Friday 1st February 2013

ITRM Launches New Corporate Vision & Strategy

Ever since the company’s inception in early 1999, ITRM’s commitment to deliver high quality IT solutions and services has served as the single largest factor in its ongoing success in the managed services arena. It is clear that with the current state of the economy and the rate at which the technology sector is evolving, many businesses are being forced to quickly re-think their strategies and in many cases to make rash decisions on how to utilise IT to solve their business challenges.
Thursday 10th January 2013

ITRM invited to join Symantec’s Partner Advisory Council and awarded Advanced Specialist Partner Status

ITRM are now members of the Symantec’s Partner Advisory Council. ITRM were invited to join the Council after undertaking an independent assessment of one Symantec’s key global products. The subsequent report prepared by Jon Reeves, ITRM's Service Desk Technical Controller, highlighted and recommended several areas of improvement. The report was taken very seriously by senior Symantec product executives and has been used to help drive their strategy for the product moving forward.
Monday 19th November 2012

Bexley Moorings Golf Day 2012

Each year Bexley Moorings Project supports over 200 young people within the Borough of Bexley through one to one work and group activities. The young people supported are vulnerable and are referred from a variety of sources including social services and schools.
Monday 12th November 2012

Microsoft Gold & Avaya Partnership Renewal

We are pleased to announce that ITRM have successfully renewed our Microsoft Gold and Avaya partnership accreditations. ITRM have been working closely with both Microsoft and Avaya for many years and we look forward to building many more effective solutions for our clients based on the technologies from both of these organisations.
Monday 12th September 2011

Microsoft Certifications

We are pleased to announce that ITRM have achieved Microsoft Partner Gold Sever Platform and Microsoft Small Business Specialist certifications. ITRM have been working closely with Microsoft for many years, since the inception of the company we have based the majority of our server and workstation environments on Microsoft operating systems and software.
Tuesday 16th August 2011

Excel Cabling Partner Accreditation

ITRM are pleased to announce that we have now been awarded Excel Cabling Partner Accreditation allowing us to design and install to manufacturers guidelines the range of Excel Cabling System products.
Tuesday 12th April 2011

ITRM were proud to unveil their new display stand on the 7th April 2011 at the Kent 2020 Vision event in Detling

ITRM were proud to unveil their new display stand on the 7th April 2011 at the Kent 2020 Vision event in Detling.
Wednesday 6th April 2011

ITRM to Exhibit at the Kent 2020 Business Conference

Come and see us at stand 0004A at Kent 2020, the largest business conference and exhibition in the South East. We will be offering you the chance to play Blackjack with the chance to win an iPad2!
Wednesday 9th June 2010

New Look HQ for ITRM

ITRM acquired Thames House in its entirety in March 2007 after occupying a single floor for many years. Steady growth year on year led to the company outgrowing the single floor and as a result additional office space had been taken in a nearby premises. Our desire to create a Head Office reflecting the dynamic values of the company was the motivating factor for the project, marking an exciting time for ITRM.
Monday 24th May 2010

Kent 2020 Business Conference

ITRM were proud to unveil their new display stand at the Kent 2020 event in Detling.
Wednesday 21st April 2010

ITRM exhibits at the Kent 2020 business conference

Come and see us at stand B6 at Kent 2020, the largest business conference and exhibition in the South East.
Tuesday 1st December 2009

ITRM engages Premier Travel Inn

In partnership with JS Seddon Ltd, ITRM have won the contract to carry out electrical modifications to all Premier Travel Inn hotels in the South East of England. By choosing ITRM, Premier Inn Hotels have expressed their confidence in our professionalism and value for money.
Monday 9th November 2009

ITRM Launches New Branding and Website

After many years of successful trading, we have decided to refresh our current branding and website in light of the significant growth and changes within the organisation that has taken placed over the past few years.
Tuesday 6th October 2009

ITRM Completes Category 6 Cabling at The Bridge Development

The Bridge Community Campus is a brand new Council funded campus in Dartford, Kent providing library facilities, a school, police station and other Council facilities.