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Manchester to Blackpool charity bike ride 2019
Manchester to Blackpool charity bike ride 2019

In aid of a very good cause and a good day out some of the team yet again pulled on the spandex to cycle from Manchester to Sunny Blackpool to raise money for Trinity Palliative Care Services and Brian House Children's Hospice.

G-Cloud 11 is Here
G-Cloud 11 is Here

G-Cloud 11 is officially live, and we are very excited to say that we have expanded our offering on the digital market place to 16 products!

We Want the Best for the North West
We Want the Best for the North West

Corporate responsibility can be fun and engaging, as Business Development Manager Stuart Gilbert tells us in this article about a recent piece of volunteering Pentagull did at Blackpool beach.

Anti-social behaviour 'nightmare' ignored, says report
Anti-social behaviour 'nightmare' ignored, says report

A recent news article on the BBC about Anti-Social Behaviour caught our eye

ESB 19.04 Released
ESB 19.04 Released

Pentagull is pleased to announce the immediate availability of version 19.04 of the ESB platform.

Birmingham Bin Strike: How ESB could help
Birmingham Bin Strike: How ESB could help

As the dispute between refuse collectors and Birmingham City Council continues, we look at how ESB can help you communicate effectively with residents and businesses during times of crisis.

Do you need a Blue Badge Case Management System?
Do you need a Blue Badge Case Management System?

Today marks the official go live for our new Blue Badge Case Management System.

GDPR Flexes its Muscles
GDPR Flexes its Muscles

On the back of Google receiving a hefty £44m fine over breeching GDPR regulations there has never been a bigger example as to why you should be doing more about the data you collect and hold.

Blue Badge Fraud - are you doing all you can?
Blue Badge Fraud - are you doing all you can?

According to a recent article by BBC News, the majority of councils in England did not pursue anybody for abusing the Blue Badges scheme in 2017-2018.

ESB 19.01 Released
ESB 19.01 Released

With the new year comes a new release of ESB, and Pentagull is pleased to announce that version 19.01 is now available to our customers.

Christmas Opening Times
Christmas Opening Times

Find out about our opening times over the upcoming Christmas and new year period.

2018 ESB Product Round-up
2018 ESB Product Round-up

As 2018 draws to a close we thought we’d look back at some of the highlights of this year’s ESB Agile product releases.

Accessibility of Public Sector Websites: Are you ready?
Accessibility of Public Sector Websites: Are you ready?

The government is implementing new regulations to make public sector websites and apps accessible to everyone.

Building a Resilient ESB Cloud using Availability Zones
Building a Resilient ESB Cloud using Availability Zones

When Pentagull began evaluating cloud-computing providers towards the end of 2016 in readiness for launching our ESB cloud, one of our key design objectives was resilience.

Cost-effective Compliance: How ESB can help with GDPR by effectively managing your data
Cost-effective GDPR Compliance

In this article we examine some of the features of the ESB platform designed specifically to address the requirements of data management and GDPR.

Increasing the Security of ESB User Accounts using the PIN
Increasing the Security of ESB User Accounts using the PIN

Both back-office and self-service user accounts in ESB have the facility to assign a 4-digit PIN in addition to the standard username/password.

ESB v18.10 Released
ESB v18.10 Released

Pentagull is pleased to announce that the latest version of the ESB platform, v18.10 is now available to our customers.

Manchester to Blackpool charity bike ride
Manchester to Blackpool charity bike ride completed!

The Pentagull team have completed the Manchester to Blackpool bike ride in aid of Trinity Palliative Care Services and Brian House Children's Hospice.

G-Cloud Listed!
G-Cloud Listed!

Pentagull are pleased to announce that we are now listed on G-Cloud! Pentagull’s first offering to G-Cloud includes our Anti-Social Behaviour, Fleet Management and CRM modules to name a few.

Pentagull Achieves Cyber Essentials Certification
Pentagull Achieves Cyber Essentials Certification

Pentagull is pleased to announce that we have been awarded Cyber Essentials certification for our internal and cloud-hosted infrastructure.

Are your cloud partners IPv6 ready
Are your cloud partners IPv6 ready?

As we finally run out of IPv4 addresses, is your infrastructure ready for IPv6?

DDoS Attacks
Protect your data against DDoS Attacks

Following the recent high profile attack on GitHub, learn how Pentagull can protect your data against similar threats.

ESB 1712 Released
ESB 17.12 Released

Final release of 2017 brings collection of minor enhancements.

ESB v1710 Released
ESB v17.10 Released

Multi-factor authentication using one-time passcodes comes to the ESB platform.

ESB 1709 Released
ESB 17.09 Released

The latest release of ESB introduces the first steps towards conversion to MVC, as well as a host of other enhancements.