AWS - Platinum Sponsor

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Worldwide Public Sector helps government, education, and nonprofit customers deploy cloud services to reduce costs, drive efficiencies, and increase innovation across the globe. With AWS, you only pay for what you use, with no up-front physical infrastructure expenses or long-term commitments.


Axians UK is a technology services partner that delivers transformative solutions to accelerate your ambitions in today’s ever-changing world. Whether you need tried-and-tested platforms or cutting-edge innovation, we commit to customer excellence and invest in long-term thinking. The strength of Axians’ global network as part of VINCI Energies means you can rely on our incredible people to deploy technology that achieves critical operational outcomes, wherever you are and whatever your need.


Box (NYSE:BOX) is the leading Content Cloud, a single platform that empowers organizations to manage the entire content lifecycle, work securely from anywhere, and integrate across best-of-breed apps. Founded in 2005, Box simplifies work for leading global organizations, including AstraZeneca, JLL, and Nationwide


Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world. We are trusted to work side-by-side with clients to hep maximise the technologies that transform their business. Our 88,500 professionals serve as trusted, innovative experts to support our clients’ digital journey. Our advisors understand the unique market opportunities and challenges, collaborating closely with you to drive your performance and results and transforming your IT services into a business-focused enterprise.


Citrix helps you provide a great student experience, perfectly balanced with the right level of security to safeguard your valuable data. Our technology enables a blended learning model that ensures continuity in learning, whilst minimising damage to institutional reputation. With Citrix, we can help you achieve your sustainability objectives by enabling both cloud and on-prem solutions. Also, you can deliver an excellent user experience on low powered, low cost devices, so you can use them for longer than your standard refresh cycles. We empower your staff and students to work and learn in any location, on any device. With Citrix, IT owners get the control they need and users get the experience they love.

Fortinet - Platinum Sponsor

Fortinet makes possible a digital world that you can always trust through its mission to protect people, devices, and data everywhere. The Fortinet Security Fabric cybersecurity platform delivers broad, integrated, and automated protection across the entire digital attack surface by converging networking and security and the consolidation of technologies - reducing complexity and improving threat detection and incident response. To address the cybersecurity skill shortage, the Fortinet NSE Training Institute provides one of the largest and broadest training programs in the industry




Lenovo is the world’s most successful IT manufacturer, designing and manufacturing award winning PCs, laptops, tablets, smartphones, servers, storage, and more. Higher education is the fastest growing segment for Lenovo UK and our dedicated and experienced HE team are always on hand to assist you with your IT enquiries.

Logicalis/Q Associates

We are Architects of Change. We help organisations succeed in a digital-first world. At Logicalis, we harness our collective technology expertise to help our clients build a blueprint for success, so they can deliver sustainable outcomes that matter. Q Associates is a Logicalis company and has been an active UCISA Corporate Member for many years We work with more than 50 universities to design, deploy and support their critical IT environments.


NetApp - Platinum Sponsor

NetApp supports Higher Education institutions to deliver better services for students by unlocking the power of data and cloud. We work with organisations providing systems, software and services that transform data mobility and sharing, reduce cloud consumption costs, and meet cyber security, sustainability, and data compliance obligations. NetApp is a global cloud-led, data-centric software company that empowers organisations to lead with data in the age of accelerated digital transformation. With solutions that perform across diverse environments, NetApp helps organisations build their own data fabric and securely deliver the right data, services, and applications to the right people – anytime, anywhere. Visit our stand and discover why NetApp are the only data management provider that has been embedded in the world’s biggest clouds.


Nutanix solves the toughest cloud challenges. Nutanix unifies public cloud simplicity and agility with private cloud performance and security. Whether on-premises or hybrid, you’ll ensure business continuity through centralised management, one-click operations, and AI-driven automation. In 5 years we can reduce operating costs by 62% and delivery 477% ROI.

Pure Storage - Primary Sponsor

The global concern over climate change has made its way into the boardrooms and leadership offices of millions of organisations. Up to now, IT has not been seen as a source of carbon savings. The role of IT has been to control costs while scaling up and out to meet the relentless growth of data demand. Today, Pure Storage is changing all that. We are showing how IT and data services can be a source of sustainability gains, while meeting the costs and scaling goals. Our products can help you meet your sustainability goals in terms of energy, space and waste in your IT department. FlashArray with its All-Flash memory and Evergreen Storage upgrades, saves up to 84% in terms of carbon when compared to legacy storage products. It also saves substantial space and e-waste footprints. Find out how we can work together to transform IT and your whole organisation to a low-carbon future.

Quantum Corporation




Softcat - Platinum Sponsor

Softcat plc (LSE:SCT) is one of the UK’s leading IT infrastructure providers and a FTSE 250 listed company. Softcat provide organisations with workplace, datacentre, networking and security solutions combined with all the services required to design, deliver and support these on premise or in the cloud. Founded in 1993, Softcat employ over 2,000 people across nine locations in the UK and Ireland. Softcat are passionate about outstanding employee satisfaction and world-class customer service – both of which inspire a flexible, friendly approach to business.

Sonic Foundry

Sonic Foundry is the global leader in video capture, management and streaming solutions as well as virtual and hybrid events. Trusted by more than 5,200 educational institutions, corporations, health organizations and government entities in over 65 countries, its Mediasite Video Platform quickly and cost-effectively automates the capture, management, delivery and search of live and on-demand streaming videos.




Stone Group


Talion - Platinum Sponsor

Our service is built on first-hand knowledge of defence-grade cyber security and intelligence.  When it comes to cyber security, we believe every organisation deserves full visibility and complete control over how threats are monitored, how decisions are made, and how their business is protected. Our Hybrid managed security service is a partnership that allows organisations to have as much or little control over their cyber security as they want. Altogether, our adaptive service provides customers with information-rich reporting leading to actionable outcomes.


We provide the expertise, software and services required to underpin student success. Now more than ever, universities need intuitive and intelligent cloud-based solutions to help them create exceptional experiences, nurture demand, personalise interactions that ensure they recruit and retain the best students in this competitive global landscape.


Waterstons are a global IT and Business consultancy company, blending technology and strategy to help organisations optimize their potential. Higher Education is a sector which they have extensive experience and expertise in, with a focus on digital mindset, cyber resilience, data and analytics, the cloud and much more.


WM Promus

WM Promus boasts 14 years of expertise in digital transformation consultancy and solutions using the best of DevOps, ITSM, RPA, AI technologies. We help transform IT Services to increase return on IT investment, better align IT to the business, predict and prevent service issues while improving productivity through automation and repeatability.