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BD16 1PY

CALL US ON: 01274 518 750



We are a Next Generation IT Reseller and Technology Provider offering affordable hardware and software solutions for Private, Education and Public Sector clients. Our customer-focused advisers and technology specialists are trained to advise on the best products and services to fulfil your IT needs.

Our extensive portfolio includes everything from PC’s and laptops, server & networking infrastructure. We have experts to advise on areas Including hardware warranty & IT support services, data backup, disaster recovery, connectivity & consultancy. Not forgetting our extensive range of IT & office supplies.

As Microsoft SAM Partners (software asset management) we can help with all your software licensing requirements ensuring your business can demonstrate licensing compliance. Ask to speak to one of our SAM accredited consultants for more information

We are accredited partners for all the major technology brands such as Microsoft, ESET, Cisco, Dell, HP, Lenovo and many more.


During a free pre-sales consultation our specialists learn everything about your business so they can recommend and then design the perfect solution. We only specify high quality equipment, from recognised brands, at competitive rates


Our understanding of advanced technologies means you’re always ahead of your competition. Our supply and installation packages are tailored to your exact needs and are designed to move your business forward.


We recognise that every customer is an individual. So you’re partnered with a dedicated member of our sales team. Your BIST Account Manager is a constant companion through the design process and will remain the lead contact through the supply and installation, ensuring that you’re satisfied at every stage of the process.


IT Hardware and Infrastructure 

High-performance solutions for education and business 

We work with the worlds leading technology manufactures to provide the reliable, high performance IT hardware & infrastructure solutions for modern businesses and education industry. With a powerful, affordable solutions and in line with reliable back-up and protection, BIST enables its education and corporate clients to realize the benefits of lower cost ownership.


  • PC, Laptops and Tablets
  • Servers
  • Networking
  • Storage
  • Backup & Disaster Recovery
  • Security

Audio Visual 

Cutting edge audio-visual solutions for education and business

BIST group are an accredited partner with the top manufacturers and technology distributors. Our dedicated audio-visual specialists have the best knowledge to guide you towards the optimum equipment for your requirement – all at extremely competitive prices.

We offer FREE health check on school and business equipment with the best advice when looking at the projection and display systems made especially for presentation, teaching and communication purposes.


  • Large Format Touchscreens
  • Projectors,Screeens & Displays
  • Mounts & Stands
  • Audio & Conferincing
  • Control Systems
  • Cables & Accessories

Software and Licensing 

Cost-effective, scalable software and volume licensing solutions for education and business.

BIST Group deliver a range of key software and volume licencing solutions that appeal directly to the organizations, increasing their engagement and allowing them to drive maximum productivity. Whatever your requirement, our software & licensing specialists are waiting to help by giving beneficial advice.


  • Microsoft Volume Licensing
  • Security & Antivirus
  • Virtualization & Management
  • Education Software
  • Encryption & Authenctication
  • Software Asset Management
  • Office 365
  • Windows 10
  • Office 365 Education

Cloud Solutions 

Enjoy benefits from cloud computing

Cloud solutions enables organisations to innovate and modernize. BIST offer a range of cloud services, enabling education and businesses to maximize value and innovation from the cloud. We work with clients to adopt the right cloud solution and to make the adoption of cloud as seamless as possible.


  • BIST Cloud Managed Backup
  • BIST Cloud Drive Solution
  • BIST Cloud Hosted Servers
  • BIST NextGen Cloud Based Voice Platform
  • Office 365


Organisation-wide unified communication and collaboration strategy

From designed, scaled, fault-tolerant clusters of Exchange mailbox servers, employing Database Availability Groups and load-balanced Client Access Servers at the back-end, to SharePoint’s document management services at the heart, BIST Group can provide you with unified communications & mobility solutions suited to your requirements.


  • Broadband Internet
  • Unified Communications
  • Telecoms
  • BIST NextGen Cloud Based Voice Platform


Maintaining an organized office is much more effective

Whether you want managed print services, high-quality office equipment or quick and sufficient stationery supply we've got the best solution for your business.You’re guaranteed the right product to keep your business operating at maximum efficiency.


  • Printers & Consumables
  • Scanning & Document Management
  • Desk Accesssories
  • Office Stationery
  • Office Furniture
  • Facilities Management


Software Asset Management

Software Asset Management (SAM) is an industry best practice that helps you control costs and optimize software investments across your organization and throughout all stages of their life cycles. Administered through an ongoing plan, SAM makes it easier to identify what you have, where it's running, and whether redundancy may exist. A fully implemented SAM plan can help you cut costs, improve security and compliance, and also anticipate future software needs. SAM also helps organizations accurately capture the costs and benefits associated with IT projects that enable a competitive advantage.

Our SAM Team have over 20 years’ experience in Software Licensing, Virtualization and SAM procedures. We work with customers of all sizes ranging from 50 devices up to 10,000 devices across all industry sectors. 


  • Microsoft Software License Audit Preparation
  • Choosing the right SAM Solution
  • SAM - Case Studies

Hardware and Software Support

As a trusted partner to Cisco, Microsoft, Citrix and many more top manufacturers, BIST Group has a multitude of product knowledge, training and technical expertise available through all IT support services. 

We provide server support across both server hardware and software environments via our 24/7 Service Desk, providing you with a single point of contact.


  • Server Support
  • Hardware and Software
  • Network Support


Professional consultation on your existing IT infrastructure or a new network design

Our team of skilled consultants have a great experience of cloud-based applications and solutions, networking infrastructure and the most modern virtualisation technologies to provide you with an infrastructure solution capable of driving your organisation into the future.


Audio-visual and IT installation tailored to your exact needs

Our understanding of advanced technologies means you’re always ahead of your competition. Our supply and installation packages are tailored to your exact needs and are designed to move your business forward.


  • Pre-Sales Consultation
  • Audio - Visual Installation
  • IT Installation

IT Recycling

IT Recycle made easy

Our IT recycle service is designed to remove and dispose of IT equipment including PCs, laptops, netbooks, printers, office phones, mobile phones, server hardware and signage, all within a secure and environmentally sensitive way within the WEEE directive.


  • IT Equipment Recycling
  • On Site Shredding
  • Secure Data Erasure


Refurbished Equipment

Re-manufactured to exacting standarts 

Re-manufactured to exacting standards in original manufacturing facility, our refurbished equipment carries the same quality and warranty as new equipment and reduces your total cost of ownership.


  • Refurbished Laptops and Tablets
  • Refurbished Routers and Switches
  • Refurbished Desktops and Servers

Power Management

How much energy are you wasting?

In these tough economic times, it’s not an option to just sit back while energy bills creep up to extortionate levels, especially when there’s a simple way to address the issue. Unattended or unused devices are responsible for one of the most significant hidden costs in IT and, as budgets continue to stretch, it’s more important than ever to monitor and manage computer usage wisely. Impero has developed a range of network management software solutions, relied upon by education establishments and workplaces around the world. 


  • Impero Education Pro
  • Impero Remote Manager
  • Impero YouID Access

Ink and Toner Cartridge Recycling

We collect original cartridges free of charge

Are you planning to invest in a managed print solution? Do you have toners and inkjet cartridges no longer in use?

BIST can help. 

  • We’ll collect original toner cartridges, compatible cartridges and ink cartridges free of charge.*
  • By recycling unused printer cartridges you’ll be helping to divert thousands of tons of waste from landfill, preserving our countryside for future generations.
  • *All products needs to be complete with the original, sealed branded boxes






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