Sprout September Soiree

Event - 18/09/2018 : Central London, Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Networking and social events, Risk & Compliance, Technology

SAVE THE DATE!

Back to school, back to business - Sprout IT is ready to get the season started with some drinks and socialising.

Come and join us for a social networking event, have a drink (or two) and chat with colleagues and...

Case study: LLM Criminal Defence Solicitors and Sprout IT

Case Study - 21/08/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Finance, Risk & Compliance

About Sprout IT

Sprout IT enable law firms & barristers’ chambers to achieve competitive advantage and peace of mind, through the innovative use of best-of-breed technology, focussed cyber security and resilience...

GDPR and the cloud

Resource - 21/08/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Solicitors’ practices and barristers’ chambers moving their information to the cloud have a choice, the most popular two of which are the public cloud or the private cloud.

In the era of GDPR and in a time when cyber-...

Best data privacy practices for the legal industry

Resource - 15/08/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Data privacy has always been a critical area of importance for solicitors’ practices and barristers’ firms.

All the work you perform for each client and the information they share with you is protected by the confidentiality...

Data protection law basics – 10 things your legal firm should look out for

Resource - 06/08/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Solicitors’ practices and barristers’ chambers’ databases, by the very nature of what they do, contain highly sensitive information of a very personal nature on the lives of thousands of clients that must be protected at all...

GDPR – how’s it going for legal so far?

Resource - 26/07/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

The 25th of May was a significant date for many business owners around the country and the legal sector was no different. 

We had endured years of build-up to this point – that build-up included fear-mongering, speculation, and...

Case study: Four Paper Buildings uses Sprout IT

Case Study - 10/07/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Technology, Practice Management

The current solution at 4 PB was a hosted Windows 2008 Server estate with Microsoft Remote Desktop running business applications and MS Office 2010. The onsite infrastructure was aging and reaching the end of its scheduled lifecycle.

...

Case Study: LLM criminal defence solicitors

Case Study - 05/07/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Technology, Practice Management

LLM Law is a small firm that primarily deals with criminal cases and appointed representation. They had a server running Windows Small Business Server. As a small firm the client wanted the most complete cloud possible but in a Small Firm...

Come along to our Sprout summer soiree!

Event - 05/07/2018 : Greater London, Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Networking and social events, Risk & Compliance, Technology

It's time - our favourite time of the year is here and we are ready to celebrate it with a big bang! 

Come join us for some serious fun in the sun, a few summery cocktails, network with your peers, meet some old and brand new...

Legal cybersecurity threat guide – Sprout IT whitepaper

Resource - 15/06/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Technology

There are hundreds of different ways in which your firm's data and its ability to do business may be compromised by cybercrime. We list the threats most pertinent to legal firms, providing case studies of previous cyberattacks on real firms...

Your people are your greatest cybersecurity asset

Resource - 13/06/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

55% of workers cannot recall ever receiving specific cybersecurity training that their company provided them with, according to research from Accenture reported in Computer Business Review.

This surprising statistic is set against a...

The latest cyber risks with online shopping

Resource - 12/06/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Everyone likes to believe that they can shop safely online when they see the little padlock displayed in the URL bar on their browser. 

However, in many cases, the appearance of this padlock provides just a veneer of safety and...

GDPR aftermath: Sprout IT explores 'what's next' for legal businesses

Resource - 06/06/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Nearly 10 years after it was first discussed at the European Union, the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are now law across 28 EU countries. To say that its introduction has been smooth would be a generous assessment. Up until the...

Five biggest cyber resilience issues for law firms and chambers

Resource - 06/06/2018 : Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Cyber resilience describes your firm’s ability to keep calm and carry on among the tumult of continuous attempted breaches of your IT network, the threat of theft of client data, and computers not doing what they’re supposed to be...

Sprout IT seminar: GDPR and managing your reputation

Event - 30/04/2018 : Central London, Hosted provider for legal, IT Support for solicitors, legal it, Outsource IT support in legal, Security IT specialist in legal, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Workshops and seminars

Managing your reputation in the face of growing cyber-attacks and data protection regulation: it’s all about your people and their behaviours.

The reality is that the majority of...