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iOS 11 updates go into full swing

19th September, London

As part of our commitment to support the latest Apple updates with immediate effect, YUDU have begun rolling out iOS 11 updates for all clients with an iOS app under their name.

YUDU use internally developed tools to ensure bulk updates to a dozens of apps can be made with immediate effect, ensuring we are on-track to beat last year’s record and update 10 apps an hour when the new iOS release goes live.

Updates such as these ensure that apps are compatible for the latest devices, and offer optimal performance for all others that are running iOS 11. Speaking about the planned updates, YUDU’s Director of Operations, Dan Fish stated that “these sorts of demonstrations of support ensure our customers don’t have to worry about their iOS apps ever being unusable and it gives them a level of dependability on using us that they may not receive elsewhere.”.

iOS 11 launches today, on September 19th.

About YUDU

YUDU are a software firm who develop content delivery and communication app solutions for clients ranging from SMEs to blue-chip multinationals.

Nick Kleanthous – | 0207 430 6611

YUDU Sentinel shortlisted for finals of the U.K. IT Industry Awards

30th August, London

Communication software firm YUDU today announced that their flagship crisis communication platform, YUDU Sentinel, has been shortlisted for the award for Excellence in Technology category by the British Chartered Institute for IT (BCS).

These annual awards, collectively called the UK IT Industry Awards, are some of the most important in the UK software industry and help to identify the year’s most exciting innovations in technology.

Sentinel is among some ten other finalists, including AT&T, Vodafone and other blue-chip entrants in the “Business IT Innovation of the Year” sub-category, which recognizes excellence in business-related technology.

Speaking on the announcement of the finalists, YUDU CEO Richard Stephenson commented: "Becoming a finalist is great recognition for the enormous hard work and innovation applied by our development team to create a world-leading solution. Sentinel was modelled on experiences from real crisis events and is now deployed keeping staff safer and informed and businesses significantly more resilient”.

Final judging will begin on the 22nd of September, and the winner will be announced after this date.



The British Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) is the UK’s leading association for IT professionals, as well as the oldest, being formed in 1957.


YUDU is a content delivery and communication software firm with over 10 years of experience in building apps and platforms for major clients such as the United Nations and General Electric or for professional services firms such as KPMG and Slaughter and May.

YUDU’s flagship product is YUDU Sentinel, a leading crisis management platform employed by firms of all shapes and sizes.



Richard Stephenson, CEO, + 44 0207 430 6603
Nicholas Kleanthous, +44 0207 430 6600


Pam Fegan, 01793 417 417

YUDU & LDSC announce product partnership

18th August, London

YUDU and the London Digital Security Centre (the Centre) are pleased to announce that following a multi-stage selection process Sentinel has been chosen as a Product Partner to provide a primary response tool for business continuity and instant messaging in a crisis.

The Centre’s product partnership program requires firms to undertake a comprehensive selection process, involving testing, interview and shortlisting. The aim is to create a list of practical products and services that are designed to help businesses and organisations across the Capital become more resilient. YUDU believes Sentinel can help all organisations get back up and running after a cyber-attack, fire, power outage or terrorist attack by providing an independent communications channels for staff. Organisations can become more resilient with instant access on mobiles to critical documents and the ability to check people are safe and informed throughout a crisis using in-app, SMS, email and voice messaging.

John Unsworth, CEO of the London Digital Security Centre stated, “We created the MarketPlace to help business choose the best tools to protect themselves by carefully selecting products and services from leading suppliers of digital security. The support of the Mayor of London, the Metropolitan Police and the City of Police is vitally important and I am confident we can make our Capital a safe place for businesses to innovate and grow online.”

The Centre is a non-profit organisation with a mandate to help protect businesses, primarily micro to medium sized businesses, to operate in a secure digital environment.

Note to editors

Sentinel has been created by UK based YUDU Ltd who have developed more than 1,000 apps for blue chip and specialist organisations across the world. YUDU has been developing communication and document management solutions since 2007.


Further information

Richard Stephenson, CEO
T: +44 0207430 6603 Mobile: +44 (0)7960973884

Marketing information

T: +44 0207 4306610

The Centre was founded by the Mayor of London as a joint venture with the Metropolitan Police Service and the City of London Police. The Centre works alongside the National Fraud and Cyber Crime Reporting Centre (Action Fraud) to help prevent businesses being the victims of cybercrime.

The Centre provides free impartial advice and support to businesses to help improve their digital security and enable them to work in a secure online environment.

Further Information

John Unsworth, Chief Executive
Telephone: +44 (0) 7786 32752

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Alison Page, Director of Communications
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