We protect, support and help to keep your business compliant- the three things we do well
Our Commitment - To provide our customers with outstanding IT, Telephony & Information Security Services, bringing immediate value and practical solutions to their organisations.
Part of the Ogilvie Group
ND are part of the £300m Ogilvie Group that supports numerous industries from construction and home-building to the Fleet industry and surveying. With 450 colleagues spread across 10 locations, we are comfortable dealing with large businesses.
Why choose Net-Defence?
We are just like you! We are an SME and we face the same challenges and issues as you. Net-Defence is not a multinational institution, we are proud to be part of a 3rd generation family business operating with trust, transparency and ownership at our core.
We provide Managed IT, Information Security Assurance & Telephony services to our customers. Partnering with our customers to deliver; practical solutions bringing immediate value, combined with outstanding customer service.
In a world where data is king, and protecting it is critical to your ability to continue to operate; IT & Information Security Risk cannot be ignored. Our promise to you; we will be open, clear and candid about what we do, what value we will bring to your organisation and make the complex straightforward and easy.
Security in this era means being agile and proactive; understanding the way you work, the risk in your organisation and making informed decisions to reduce that risk and improve your business operations and resilience.
What clients and partners say about Net-Defence
“Working with John @ Net-Defence to gain our Cyber Essentials certificate was a seamless process and we were supported throughout the journey.Madam FilmsCarly Stone
Always available to answer any questions, made us feel relaxed from the start which was needed to navigate this new area for our business, highly recommended.”
“’We engaged Net-Defence to carry out a Cyber Essentials review and certification on our behalf – John was brilliant all the way through the process and was always on hand to help with our queries no matter how complicated or simple these may have been. John was a pleasure to work with and we will certainly be looking to involve him in the process again when our certification renewal is due.”AH & Co Chartered AccountantsGreg Hollywood
“John guided us through our Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus renewal professionally and efficiently. He was very accommodating with our office visit whilst we are hybrid working. Whilst the renewals are not always the easiest to get through, with the Net Defence Team’s advice and experience, we were assessed and passed painlessly. We look forward to working with Net-Defence again for next years renewal (and its not often you look forward to audits!)”2IT TestingGrace Galloway
“The application for the grant was relatively straightforward and once we received approval Net-Defence arranged to audit the business.”Fletcher JonesMonica Langa
“At Scott Logic, we were confident with our processes and procedures but we needed to formalise these to prove to our customers and prospects that we were a reliable company to work with. Neil Smith at Net-Defence understood our objectives and worked solidly to guide us through ISO9001 and ISO 27001 accreditation in under a month. Thanks to the tenacity of the Net-Defence team, we now have the accreditations that prove we manage information securely and have processes in place to deliver consistent quality to our customers and prospective clients.”Scott LogicJamie King
“The team at Net-Defence are always on hand whenever we need them and respond quickly and professionally to meet our needs. It’s an effective partnership.”ThorntonsSarah Blair
“The team at Net-Defence were great and had a very straightforward approach. We probably learned more in the half day than all the previous work we’d put in.”Stirlingshire VoluntaryRachel Johnston
“As a small and growing MSP and IT support company we formed a partnership with Net-Defence. We have worked on numerous Cyber Security projects with new and existing clients of ours and with the professional assistance and guidance from Net-Defence taken so many of our customers through their Cyber Essentials Accreditation certification.”Control IT SolutionsStephen Snow
“The team at Net-Defence, and John Hay in particular, could not have been more helpful in assisting us through the Cyber Essentials Plus accreditation process. They explained the process and walked us through what was needed. Thank you Net-Defence!””SeescapeSheila Rogers
“Net-Defence have been brilliant in helping us put our new IT Service management framework in place and achieve the Cyber Essentials Plus certification for 2 years running now. The staff are highly professional and have ‘real world’ expert knowledge, this has proved invaluable when implementing technical cyber security solutions in our busy health care environments.”Taunton & Somerset NHS TrustSimon Batts
“It’s re-assuring to know Net Defence are on hand to give advice. It allows us to progress concerns quickly and quantify risks.”Isle of Harris DistilleryKenny Maclean
“It was clear from the outset of our discussion that Net Defence is an organisation that is not only highly skilled and accredited but is also extremely effective in the way that it approaches understanding and addressing the Business, Security and Regulatory Challenges of the market.”PRIMEDMatt Tedstone
“Greenlight has worked with the team at Net Defence for a number of years. We use their services to independently assess our own Cyber competence and feel so confident in them that we recommend Net-Defence to any of our clients who are looking for Cyber accreditation. We are totally happy with the work they do as are our clients.”Greenlight ComputersJohn Sewell
“Stuart Kelly and John Hay from Net Defence made the process of applying for and achieving our Cyber Essentials Certification smooth and straightforward. We were really pleased with the friendly, professional and knowledgeable advice we received. We would be happy to work with them again in the future”2i TestingGrace Galloway
“We commissioned Net Defence to undertake penetration testing – the experience has been extremely positive. They have been highly responsive and their extensive experience means they were able to add real value to our brief.”FYIO LimitedKate Eldred
“Net-Defence helped us update our security practices and policies, review and test our systems and provide recommendations. We were delighted toMapix TechnologiesEmma Thomas
achieve Cyber Essentials Plus certification as a result.”
“Net Defence have been highly professional in upgrading and supporting our whole infrastructure. This has taken us from an ageing Novell environment to the latest Windows and Office 365 platform with full BCP resilience.”Tunnock'sBill Gow
“After suffering network problems, Net-Defence attended our site to get to the bottom of the issue. Their Engineer’s (Karl) dedication and work ethic were beyond reproach; acting calmly, logically, thoroughly and even going to the extent of Karl cancelling his annual day to continue to assist us on the Friday. He was a pleasure to work with.”Hamilton CollegePhil Macfarlane