Softcat launches an inspiring IT thought leadership platform


Softcat tops the leader board of UK technology providers and continues to excel in the role with the launch of a new progressive IT thought leadership platform – Fluent. It’s a channel dedicated to Softcat’s business leaders sharing their insightful perspectives on industry-wide developments which they regard as a force behind better business outcomes.

Fluent is presented as a compilation of articles offering leadership, insight and opinion and is specifically designed to provide concise and relevant viewpoints to the C-level business community.

The current technological, economic and commercial landscape is ever changing and unpredictable. It is Softcat’s goal to focus on and shape the rational concerning the strategic problems business leaders face in such an environment. Both profound insight and pushing innovation forward are the focus of Softcat as well as inviting input from the IT community at large to aid in moulding their technology solutions and services.

Graeme Watt, Softcat CEO, explains: “We believe that the collective benefits of cross-industry experience, creative thinking and healthy curiosity into the art of the possible can create enhanced commercial results.” He goes on to say: “Please read, enjoy, share and contribute your opinions on the topics we will raise.”

Among those contributing to Fluent are Graeme Watt himself, as well as several Softcat senior specialists and experts: Adam Cochrane, Datacentre Chief Technologist; Adam Harding, Chief Technologist; Alexander Lewis, Security Consultant; and Adam Louca, Chief Technologist Security.

Fluent focuses on wide variety of key themes, which include:

  • Cyber security first aid­
  • Aligning the C-suite with IT
  • Datacentre operations post-COVID-19
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
  • Leveraging forced changes in the healthcare market
  • Secure access service edge
  • Predicting the workplace of tomorrow
  • Digital transformation outlook
  • Managing teams remotely

To read the full articles, visit Fluent now:

About Softcat

Softcat is one of the UK’s leading providers of technology solutions and services and an FTSE 250 listed company. They are passionate about outstanding employee satisfaction and world-class customer service – both of which inspire their flexible, friendly approach to business.

Softcat provides organisations with workplace, datacentre, networking and security solutions combined with all the services required to design, deliver and support these on premise or in the cloud.