Bytes Acquires Security Partnerships Ltd

Friday 15th July 2016

1st August 2011

Bytes Technology Group, the parent company of Bytes Software Services, today announced the acquisition of IT security specialist, Security Partnerships Ltd. Security Partnerships currently helps companies achieve business advantage from secure IT solutions, providing Managed Services and Solutions to many corporate and public sector organisations.

This acquisition will enhance Bytes' capabilities to provide a wide-ranging portfolio of perimeter and data security, secure email and web communications, security risk and IT compliance solutions. Whilst Bytes already holds accreditations and is a significant partner to a number of global security vendors, this acquisition widens the current software offering to now include implementation and support services to customers.

"IT Security continues to be high on our customers' agenda and the more we can help and support their business the better it is for ours," said Neil Murphy, Group Managing Director, Bytes Technology Group. "What particularly attracted us to Security Partnerships were the long standing customer relationships and the emphasis on knowledge and customer service within the business. It's a very focused operation with a proven track record of profitable growth and a strong, young and dynamic workforce."

Following a record year for Bytes where revenues continue to grow for security, virtualisation and infrastructure software, together with software asset management services and document solutions, Bytes continues to look for acquisition targets to further complement and diversify its existing offerings.

Bytes are now able to provide the following security solutions and associated services:

  • Perimeter Security
  • Data Security
  • Secure Email and Web Communications
  • Security Risk Assessment
  • IT Compliance Solutions
  • Endpoint Security
  • Cloud Security Solutions
  • Full Implementation and Support Service

Security Partnerships (SP) ( helps companies achieve business advantage from secure IT solutions. As a data and IT security specialist, based in Reading, SP works with many enterprises and government organisations to solve their IT and Data security concerns. Security Partnerships has grown to be a £10m business and winner of Check Point's European Partner of the Year award 2010. To find out more about Security Partnerships visit:

To download the official press release.

Neil Murphy | UK Group Managing Director | Bytes Software Services Ltd

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