Nouveau Solutions is founded by Andy Stevens and Gary Smithers.
The first Macro virus, called “Concept”, is created.
Java is introduced.
IBM’s Deep Blue beats the world’s best chess player.
Google is founded by Sergey Brin and Larry Page.
‘Wi-Fi’ becomes part of the computing language allowing users to begin connecting to the Internet without the need for cables.
Nouveau begin selling Fortinet Security solutions.
Amazon Web Services begin offering IT infrastructure services to business.
The iPhone is launched, bringing about the age of the smartphone.
Computer virus found on the International Space Station.
Microsoft Gold Partner and Fortinet Gold Partner status.
Office 365 is launched.
Nouveau launch FortiAssist, a managed service for proactive monitoring and support of Fortinet products.
Nouveau achieve Fortinet Platinum Partner and Fortinet Partner of Excellence with a fully staffed Technical department with Helpdesk, Network & Security, and Server teams.
General Data Protection Regulation was adopted to strengten and unify data protection for all individuals within the EU.
NHS falls victim to the ‘biggest ransomware’ offensive in history affecting dozens of hospitals.
Nouveau launches a managed security breach detection service to support organisations in meeting their security and data obligations.
Received Gold Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions Competency.
Intel begin shipping their Pentium microprocessor – increasing speed and power for personal computers.
Nouveau achieve their 1st large deal – Novell Network for 100 Users worth £300k.
The Data Protection Act is passed by the UK Parliament to control the way information is handled.
Companies begin to take action against the threat of the ‘Millennium bug’.
Microsoft releases Windows XP.
Nouveau build our own Cloud services platform delivered from the Bunker at Greenham Common.
Nouveau achieve ISO 9001 status.
Microsoft Gold Competency Certification.
The bitcoin network comes into existence.
Microsoft Azure is launched to the public.
Yahoo becomes the victim of the largest data breach in history with 3 billion accounts compromised.
Yahoo again fall victim to a data breach with 500 million users affected. Yahoo reported that the late 2014 breach likely used manufactured web cookies to falsify login credentials, allowing hackers to gain access to any account without a password.
Nouveau move to Alba House, Wokingham.
Nouveau build our own SOC team based around industry leading SIEM and RMM tools allowing us to deliver fully proactive managed security services.
Nouveau achieve ISO 27001 compliance.
Re-branding and new website.