Press Releases


Signify re-launches partner programme

09 December 2014

Signify, an Accumuli company, has announced a significant re-launch of its partner programme that has already found success with the appointment of several Gold partners.  The programme seeks to enable partners to meet the growing demand for two factor authentication security solutions in the market with the best possible level of service and support.

Partner Pledge

08 December 2014

We’re committed to supporting you. The more confidence you have in us and promoting our products and services as part of your own unique value the more profitable business will be.

We’ve created a simple Partner Pledge to ensure that our Partners know exactly what they can expect when they work with us. And it’s a commitment of actions not words...

NEW -Cost Effective and Hassle-free Managed Security Services

19 February 2014

As Signify is now a part of Accumuli Security we can provide a wide range of 24x7 managed security services that remove the challenges of complicated security device management while maintaining a high level of security operation.

Drive your Network & Security Strategy at AccumuliWorld 2013

26 September 2013

As you are aware Signify was acquired by Accumuli in June this year.  As a valued Signify customer we are delighted to invite you to join Accumuli on Thursday 24th October at Mercedes-Benz World for a technology and industry update.

Signify acquired by Accumuli plc

13 June 2013

Today Signify has been acquired by Accumuli plc, the rapidly growing and leading independent UK specialist in IT Security. This will give Signify access to a much larger client-base and the synergies with Accumuli’s existing portfolio of technology, professional services and managed services will also open up new opportunities for cross-selling to existing customers.

Signify hosts successful customer day at Science Museum in London

10 June 2013

Signify hosted its ‘Signify Customer Day 2013’ on Friday 7th June 2013 at the prestigious Science Museum in London, UK.

Signify win 'Best Remote Access Security' at SC Awards 2013

29 April 2013

Signify has won ‘Best Remote Access Security’ at this year’s prestigious SC Awards 2013.

Signify partners with MTI to deliver 2FA

03 April 2013

MTI is the latest new partnership in Signify’s drive to expand its channel

Signify achieves ISO27001 certification putting its secure authentication service ‘best in class’

27 February 2013

Signify, the cloud-based secure authentication service, has achieved ISO271001 certification.  Signify provides 2-factor authentication as a hosted service in the cloud which enhances the security of its customers systems, especially their remote access and cloud-based systems. 

Signify points to hidden costs of in-house 2FA

25 March 2013

At Infosecurity Europe next month, Signify will be demonstrating how quick and easy it is to deploy and manage its cloud-based 2-Factor Authentication service (2FA). It will also be stressing that companies must consider the hidden costs of implementing 2FA in house – such as ongoing management and administration, token provisioning and all the additional specialist skills and resources needed to deliver a reliable service, 24/7 – before they make a potentially costly mistake.

Signify shortlisted for prestigious IT security awards

11 February 2013

Signify has been named a finalist in the prestigious 2013 SC Awards. The Cambridge-based company that offers a range of secure authentication services has been shortlisted for the 'Best Remote Access Secuity Solution' by SC Magazine. The winners will be announced at a London award ceremony in April.

Signify headcount on the up again

22 October 2012

Signify, has continued its expansion with a series of new appointments including Charlie Mertz as external channel account manager responsible for fostering closer relationships with Signify partners and adding new resellers.

Signify expands channel with new partner appointment

28 January 2013

New partnership with business IT services and support specialist Orange Information Systems

Signify ramps up channel with Softcat

10 January 2013

Signify announces it is partnering with leading UK reseller Softcat, to provide their client's with secure, reliable hosted two factor authentication

Who are you? Managing multiple digital identities

11 October 2012

Dave Abraham, CEO at Signify looks at how resellers can help remove the complexities of managing multiple digital identities and avoid an identity crisis

Signify demonstrates the benefits of 2FA in the cloud at IP EXPO

28 September 2012

At next month’s IP EXPO, Signify will be showcasing its fully-hosted 2FA (Two-Factor Authentication) service that helps companies of any size to quickly and easily secure remote access.

Hard, Soft or Smart? Evaluating the 2FA Options

16 August 2012

Grant Le Brun, Engineer and Head of Signify's Research Labs evaluates the current landscape for two factor authentication exclusively for Infosecurity Magazine this month.

RSA: Leading Market Share for Identity & Access Management

27 July 2012

RSA, The Security Division of EMC has been named the worldwide leader in total revenue among identity and access management vendors, according to the latest IDC Worldwide Identity and Access Management (IAM) 2011 Vendor Shares report.

Signify celebrates 10 years of tokenless authentication

24 April 2012

Signify delivered first ever tokenless two-factor authentication (2FA) as a fully hosted service in 2002.

New Research Labs at Signify

25 June 2012

Signify has opened a new research facility at its headquarters in Cambridge, to test and evaluate both existing and emerging authentication technologies. 

Why aren't we all using 2FA?

02 April 2012

Whether they are breaking into your offices or your computer system, criminals will always seek out the weakest link.

Signify a double finalist in prestigious industry awards

15 May 2012

Signify shortlisted in the Cloud and Security technology categories in the MicroScope Awards for Channel Excellence (ACEs)

Do I really need 2FA?

19 March 2012

Available for download here. This objective and independently written guide provides all you need to know about two-factor authentication and how to deploy it

Signify focuses on 2FA as a fully hosted service at Infosec 2012

16 March 2012

At next month's Infosecurity Europe, Signify will be showcasing its fully managed service that enables companies of any size to quickly and easily implement Two Factor Authentication (2FA).

New year signifies growth

19 January 2012

Signify, the independent provider of fully hosted 2FA services, has kicked off 2012 by announcing a number of key new appointments. With its rapidly growing customer base, the new arrivals will help ensure Signify continues to meet its customer's needs for a secure, flexible and reliable authentication service, as well as ensuring the highest levels of support to its customers and channel partners.

Signify secures project delivery for Endava

26 October 2011

IT services and application development company Endava, is using Signify's fully hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) service to secure remote access to its project delivery infrastructure across offices and datacentres in London, Moldova, New York and Romania. Deploying 2FA as a managed service provides Endava with a fully-resilient, compliant solution that reduces infrastructure and training costs as well as removing the hassle associated with managing and supporting an in-house 2FA.

Signify showcases full range of 2FA services at IP EXPO 2011

19 September 2011

At IP EXPO 2011 next month, Signify will be featuring its full range of two-factor authentication (2FA) services and promoting the benefits of a 2FA as a fully-hosted service.

Signify a double finalist

12 September 2011

Signify has been named finalist in two prestigious IT industry awards. The Histon-based company that offers a range of secure authentication services has been shortlisted for the 'Specialist Reseller of the Year' Award by Computer Reseller News (CRN) Magazine and 'Small IT Supplier of the Year' in the UK IT Industry awards.

Signify turns Android phones into authentication tokens

13 July 2011

Signify has further extended its range of fully hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) services by enabling Android smartphones to be used as strong authentication devices. Signify's software token service, which already supports BlackBerry and Apple iOS operating systems, provides convenient and cost-effective two-factor authentication for users who need to securely access computer networks and resources, but without having to carry a separate device.

Signify named finalist in Techworld awards

23 June 2011

Signify is a finalist in the Security Software category at this year's Techworld Awards for Signify ICE, The In Case of Emergency Service, the latest addition to its range of fully hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) services. Winners will be announced on 29th June at a Champagne reception in Mayfair, London. The Techworld Awards are a major infrastructure and networking awards event in the IT calendar and highlight innovation on all sides of the IT industry.

Signify appoints new sales manager and continues growth with new appointments

09 June 2011

Signify, the specialist vendor of fully hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) services, has promoted Kate Holden - a member of the Signify team since 2001 - to sales manager. In addition, Signify has expanded its Cambridge-based team with the appointments of Mike Edwards as external account manager and Paul Dye as technical infrastructure engineer. Over the last two years, Signify has bucked the national trend, increasing its headcount by more than 30%.

Authenticating the Cloud

28 April 2011

After much debate about the security of applications and data in the cloud, Google is the latest company to roll out two-factor authentication for its Google Apps. But with separate 2FA credentials for all our cloud apps, life could get complicated. Dave Abraham, CEO at Signify puts forward an alternative approach.

Signify focuses on the ‘service’ in hosted service at Infosec 2011

14 March 2011

Signify will be featuring its full range of fully hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) solutions at Infosecurity Europe 2011, while also stressing the importance of customer service and support when it comes to 2FA.

Data Connect partners with Signify for flexible two-factor authentication

04 March 2011

Information security and availability specialist, Data Connect is partnering with Signify to provide customers with two-factor authentication (2FA). Signify's fully hosted service offers users a flexible range of token and tokenless 2FA solutions, without large upfront costs or the need to employ specialist in-house skills.

Network EQ partners with Signify for two-factor authentication

24 January 2011

Web-hosting company Network EQ has chosen Signify's fully-hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) services to provide both existing and new customers with a flexible range of token-based and tokenless 2FA options, without large upfront costs or the need to employ specialist skills.

Signify gets a winning result at the Emirates Stadium

01 December 2010

Some 60 Signify customers enjoyed champagne and birthday cake at the Arsenal Emirates Stadium to toast the company's 10 year anniversary. The day of celebrations that also included a tour of the 60,000 seater stadium and prize draw for an Apple iPad, was combined with a free day's training along with tips and advice to get the most from Signify's two-factor authentication (2FA) hosted services.

Don’t let your business slide in the snow

04 November 2010

During last winter's snow storms it is estimated that UK business lost over £7 billion. With another hard winter reported to be approaching, businesses must ensure they are better prepared so that staff can work from home, without compromising security, if they are unable to make it into the office.

Signify presents prize for its 10th Anniversary authentication

13 October 2010

Signify is celebrating 10 years of delivering two-factor authentication (2FA) hosted services. To mark the occasion, the company has awarded an Apple iPad to Marianne Jepson of Ibstock Brick Ltd, who authenticated herself at the same time as Signify's first ever customer authentication a decade ago.

RSA Case Study: Signify - A Decade of Secure, Hosted Authentication Services

20 September 2010

Since 2000, Signify has built an outstanding reputation for delivering secure, reliable and flexible two-factor authentication which is quick and easy to deploy. It has an extensive client base across sectors including major multinational corporations, small- and medium-sized businesses, professional services, central government and local authorities.

'Team Signify' get on their bikes for charity

04 August 2010

The gruelling bike ride took place on Sunday July 25th 2010 and covered 60 miles of beautiful (and hilly) countryside. Starting at Pickett's Lock in North London, the ride traced a route northwards before finally finishing at Midsummer Common in Cambridge.

Signify appoints Paul Allen to support growing channel

21 July 2010

Paul Allen has been appointed channel account manager at Cambridge-based Signify, a vendor of secure two-factor authentication (2FA) hosted services. Allen will be focusing on developing Signify's partner channel programme to meet growing demand for 2FA and strengthening the company's position as a key player in the emerging market for value-added cloud security services.

Signify launches Signify ICE - The In Case of Emergency Service for secure remote access

23 April 2010

Signify has announced its new Signify ICE, the In Case of Emergency Service - the latest addition to its range of hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) services that allows rapid deployment of secure remote access to corporate IT networks.

Quantix and Signify deliver new breed of secure cloud with 2FA

15 July 2010

Quantix, one of the UK's leading IT Managed Services and Cloud Solutions providers, is partnering with Signify to offer all customers two-factor authentication (2FA) in its cloud environment. By delivering Signify's hosted 2FA service as standard, Quantix is able to alleviate security concerns and provide a scalable cloud model that ensures data and applications are safer than they would be in the average customer's own IT infrastructure.

Signify launches Signify ICE, the In Case of Emergency Service at Infosec 2010

16 April 2010

At next month's Infosecurity Europe, Signify will be announcing the addition of Signify ICE, the In Case of Emergency Service to its range of secure, reliable and flexible hosted two-factor authentication (2FA) services.

Available exclusively through its network of channel partners, Signify delivers 24/7 2FA hosted services for secure remote access. Signify users are identified and verified using token, tokenless or a combination of both authentication services, which can be tailored to the needs of any size of organisation.

Signify celebrates 10 years in the cloud

26 February 2010

In the midst of all the recent interest around security in the cloud, UK-based Signify is celebrating its 10th anniversary of delivering two-factor authentication (2FA) as a hosted service. Signify has proven during this period that security as a service can deliver the reliability and security that customers expect. As a result many of Signify's early customers are still using its services today.

Authenticating the Cloud - 2010

25 March 2010

Dave AbrahamWhile much has been discussed about the security of applications and data in the cloud, there's a blind spot when it comes to authentication. Dave Abraham, CEO at Signify sheds light on the issue.

Signify kits out Histon FC Scholars

08 February 2010

Signify sponsor Histon FC Youth Academy shirtsSignify is supporting its local football team by sponsoring Blue Square Premier League Histon FC Youth Academy's home kit. Histon FC famously reached the third round of the FA Cup last season beating Leeds Utd and Swindon Town on the way.

Businesses with secure remote access avoid sliding backwards in the snow

08 January 2010

Signify reports more than 50% increase in authenticated remote log-ins during worst of the snow