category: Blog / Opinion
As part of our new ‘Meet the Team’ series, every month we interview a different team member at Sitekit.
This month we caught up with Joseph Lyons, our iOS mobile developer....Read more
Sitekit and Identity Experts have entered a strategic partnership, enabling their customers to have access to cohesive, end-to-end IAM services.
Combining their expertise across IAM technologies, Sitekit and Identity Experts will be able to address each stage of a customer’s digital transformation journey and offer comprehensive support across a project’s lifetime....Read more
Today Sitekit celebrates 30 years of delivering innovative, ground-breaking digital solutions.
From a stair landing in a remote croft in Skye, we’ve come a long way. In our 30 years we’ve gone from the remote monitoring of machines, to people – while helping to develop a world where people have access to digital services which are seamless, safe and secure....Read more
Friday 18th January 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Microsoft London, Paddington
2 Kingdom Street
London W2 6BD
As we reach the year’s close we’d like to take this opportunity to reflect on the year that’s past and look ahead to what promises to be a pivotal 2019.
"Sitekit has evolved and grown over the course of 2018 with the company moving from strength to strength. Our identity division in Edinburgh continues to grow, while in England our healthcare division is flourishing with new offices opened in London to accommodate their growth....Read more
In pursuit of our vision to deliver safe and transparent information exchange between people and services, Sitekit has joined the Decentralised Identity Foundation (DIF), a collaborative network of leading industry minds working to establish the foundations for a new self-sovereign identity ecosystem....Read more
Sitekit has successfully passed external assessment by UKAS accredited auditors and is now certified to the BS EN ISO 27001:2017 information security standard.
Achieving ISO 27001 certification highlights Sitekit’s commitment to placing information security at the core of its business activity....Read more
Jim Lound joins Sitekit with a wealth of over 20 years’ experience in the identity sector that will help the company navigate this exciting period of growth.
Jim joins Sitekit after nearly 22 years working at Experian where he was at the sharp end of designing, developing and implementing the Experian identity provider platform as part of the GOV.UK Verify service. He was responsible for developing Experian’s Identity as a Service (IDaaS) proposition, allowing customers to reuse their Experian digital identity across a range of public and private sector services. As product owner Jim will bring his technical expertise and business nuance to bear on a number of major projects for Sitekit, managing a diverse set of stakeholders and maintaining direction as the company moves into a new phase of development....Read more
G-Cloud 10 - delivering digital for the public sector
Sitekit is now offering cloud hosting and software services through Digital Marketplace's G-Cloud 10 Framework. The G-Cloud 10 government framework agreement supports the central management and procurement of common goods and services through an integrated commercial function at the heart of government. Sitekit goes live on G-Cloud 10 with four new services listed:...Read more
After successful piloting in Kenya, eRedbook is poised for rollout in Cyprus.
Sitekit has been piloting the eRedbook (the digital version of the paper red book given to all new parents to manage their child’s health between the age of 0 and 5) in Kenya, working with the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA) – the Armed Forces charity that employs health visitors to supply services to families with children....Read more
The eRedbook has been officially mandated to help address disparate health outcomes as part of the Mayor of London’s Health Inequality Strategy.
Sitekit’s eRedbook – the digital version of the paper red book given to all new parents to manage their child’s health between the age of 0 and 5, has been officially included in the Mayor of London’s Health Inequality Strategy. The Mayor’s inequality strategy forms part of Sadiq Khan’s plans unveiled earlier this year to reduce inequalities across London....Read more
The eRedbook rollout continues in London, Lancashire and the South West.
eRedbook, the digital version of the paper red book given to all new parents to manage their child’s health between the age of 0 and 5, will continue to be rolled out in England with the new £1m ePCHR accelerator. The aim is to launch or accelerate the adoption of the eRedbook in London, Lancashire and the South West. Sitekit will continue to set the standard for interoperability infrastructure in England, having been commissioned to experiment with three different deployment models and infrastructure setups....Read more
In a night of convivial dinner, networking and celebration Sitekit’s founder and CEO Campbell Grant has been recognised for his outstanding achievement in business leadership at this year’s Scottish Life Sciences Dinner and Annual Awards.
Scotland's Life Sciences Dinner & Annual Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of the individuals, companies and research organisations that constitute Scotland’s internationally-recognised life sciences sector over the past twelve months....Read more
Following on from several years of research and development projects in Identity and Access Management (IAM) for digital health platforms, Sitekit identified secure cloud-based digital identities as the fundamental requirement for integrated, joined-up digital services.
Over the course of 2015-17 Sitekit delivered successful proof-of-concept work that validated technologies and market need. Early in 2017 Sitekit’s Identity Business Unit was formed to exploit this success, with the ambition of becoming Identity and Access Management (IAM) market leaders in the UK by 2020....Read more