Ixxus Is Honoured As Medallist In The BCS & Computing UK IT Industry Awards
LONDON—November 18 2010 — Ixxus has been honoured as a medallist in the BCS & Computing UK IT Industry Awards under the Community Project of the Year category, for the technical design and management of the Virgin Money Giving platform. Ixxus worked with partners Arrk, to build a world class technology platform in extremely tight timescales.
The BCS & Computing UK IT Industry Awards provide a platform for the entire profession to celebrate best practice, innovation and excellence. In total, the Awards feature 24 categories which cover: project, organisation, technology and individual excellence. The categories are open to organisations and individuals involved in IT across the public, not for profit and commercial sectors.
“We are honoured that the industry experts from BCS and Computing have recognised our ongoing efforts and commitments to customers,” stated Steve Odart, Director at Ixxus. “2010 has been a very exciting year for us and I would like to thank those who have contributed to Ixxus’ success.”
David Clarke, Chief Executive Officer of BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, said: “This has been another exceptional year for the Awards, with winners drawn from a wide range of industries, once again highlighting that IT is truly embedded in our society and brings tremendous benefits to all aspects of life from industry, healthcare through to entertainment and security. As the Chartered Institute for IT, we offer our congratulations to all those who took part and in particular, the medallists and winners. To qualify as a finalist is terrific; to win is an absolutely fantastic achievement in these highly contested Awards.”
BCS, otherwise known as the The Chartered Institute for IT is a professional body whom represents those working in Information Technology in the United Kingdom. With a worldwide membership of over 70,000 members in over 100 countries, BCS is a registered charity and was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1984. Its objectives are to promote the study and application of communications technology and computing technology and to advance knowledge of education in ICT for the benefit of professional practitioners and the general public. For further information, please visit: http://www.bcs.org
With headquarters in London, Ixxus is an experienced global consultancy and systems integration organisation. The Company specialises in the design, development and operational support of enterprise content management and search solutions, with a modern and innovative approach to project delivery.
Ixxus is Alfresco’s only UK based platinum partner and has gained unrivalled implementation experience over the last five years with a team now of over 35 consultants. The company has worked across all industry sectors; including publishing, finance, higher education, government, legal and manufacturing. Customers include Yell.com, Virgin Money, Amnesty International, Clifford Chance and 118.com.