Sustainable. Smart. Secure.

IT services to SAVE money, REDUCE waste & SAVE the planet.

Improve security AND performance with Cognition Cloud’s desktop as a service for UK businesses. 

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Sustainable. Smart. Secure.

Never buy another computer again.

Re-purpose, re-use and extend the life of existing desktop hardware investments with Cognition Cloud’s desktop as a service for UK businesses.

End unpredictable capital expenditure and high operational overheads. Pay a fixed monthly price. Move to an Opex model when you need replacements.

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Work from anywhere on any device.

The office is now anywhere that has Internet access. Consistent user experience of desktop tools is key to successful modern hybrid working.
Cognition Cloud offers secure access to the same desktop at home, in the office or on the move.

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Protect your business from cyber crime and threats.

Working remotely can create security risks but not with Cognition Cloud’s desktop as a service for UK businesses.

Modular, stateless read-only edge software is designed to minimise security exposure and enhance data loss protection.

With no local storage, if a user’s device is lost no data can fall into the wrong hands.

Cloud desktops are backed up automatically. Your data is safe.

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Reduce your carbon footprint

The standard hardware renewal lifecycle has a significant environmental cost.

Repurposing existing devices with Cognition Cloud’s desktop as a service for UK businesses, rather than purchasing new reduces the supply chain carbon footprint by 60%.

Cognition Cloud uses data centres that are fully powered by renewable energy. Cognition Cloud edge computers also use 22%-40% less power.

One Monthly Bill

Your business gets one predictable monthly bill centralising a range of services.

Cognition Cloud makes financial planning easier. Large, unexpected and unpredictable capital investments become a thing of the past.

As your business grows and changes you gain flexibility by can adding or removing services as you need them.

The future of working is hybrid

Leave your office and continue working from home or on the move. Access the same desktop experience from any machine you use to login





  • Extend the life of your existing PCs
  • Fully managed Windows desktop in Azure
  • Bring your own Windows Licenses





  • Everything from the Nano package, plus
  • Temporarily convert any PC with the UD Pocket
  • Switch seemlessly from one device to another





  • Everything from the Essential package, plus
  • Make and receive calls from desktop or mobile via Teams
  • Unlimited UK calls via MS Teams with TeamsLink

Business +




  • Everything from the Business package, plus
  • High-speed Internet for your office
  • Multi-region backup

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Other products & services

Laptops and Desktops

At Cognition Cloud, we believe businesses should use their computers for longer. The best computer is the one you already have on your desk. 

The next best thing for the environment and value for money is a remanufactured laptop from Circular Computing.

When your repurposed devices have reached the end of their extended usable life, or you just need more computers, Cognition Cloud can provide replacements from Circular Computing. New models are also available to meet any specific use case. 

Unified Communications

Reliable telephony, with the option of rich, and clear video collaboration tools are the power that fuels a high performing hybrid workforce.

Cognition Cloud brings together the collaboration benefits of Microsoft Teams with calling features to replace your traditional telephony.  You keep your existing telephone numbers and use them in Teams. Make and receive UK, international and mobile calls even with non-Teams contacts with reliable and cost-effective calling bundles.  Your team stays connected and organised, all in one place. Want or need to use your existing telephones? No problem. 


Internet Connectivity is crucial infrastructure for any modern business.  

Cognition Cloud partners with Wavenet to provide you the fastest, most reliable and best value  services.  Cognition Cloud can provide advice and guidance on what is best for your business, available in your area whether you are connecting offices or providing for home workers.

There is a range of different options available.  


Great local peripherals enhance the experience of the best of cloud desktops. 

Cognition Cloud can recommend and supply the best devices for your business, your budget and for the environment. Such as:

  • MS Teams Certified Webcams
  • MS Teams Certified Headsets
  • MS Teams Certified Handsets
  • MS Teams Room Systems
  • Monitors, Keyboards, Mice


At Cognition Cloud, we believe the most sustainable phone is the one in your pocket. Use your phone for longer, simplify your contracts and remove common pain points with Cognition Cloud SIM Only Business Mobile. 

Cognition Cloud can bundle mobile services into your single monthly bill.  Our simple SIM only plans give you:

  • 5G Mobile Connectivity bringing near-instant downloads and lower latency.
  • Network Agnostic Options - multi-network SIMs and in-life carrier changes to keep you connected regardless of your location across the UK. 
  • Shared data bundles - pool data between users and reduce the risk of overspend.
  • One bill, one contract - Select from a mix of all 3 (EE; Vodafone; O2) major carriers in the UK.
  • Remove mobile bill-shock - cap monthly spend on a per SIM basis.

When the time comes when you have to replace your phone, why not chose Fairphone. A fairer phone, for a fairer world. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cognition Cloud?

Cognition Cloud’s desktop as a service for UK businesses is a revolutionary new approach to IT. We move your PC to the cloud so it can then be accessed from anywhere.

We can also provide your Internet, voice services and everything your business needs to power flexible, modern working.

Your existing hardware investments will last longer and your IT costs can be wrapped up in a predictable monthly bill that can be scaled up or down to respond to your needs.

Cognition Cloud saves you money and helps to reduce your carbon footprint.

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What makes Cognition Cloud Sustainable?

Cognition Cloud’s desktop as a service for UK businesses reduces the environmental impact of your IT in four key ways

Longer hardware replacement lifecycles
You don’t need to replace your hardware as often so the considerable environmental impact of producing new computers and shipping them all over the world is reduced.

Reduced e-waste
Over 50m tonnes of e-waste is produced each year as a result of companies disposing of old equipment. Cognition Cloud can double the lifespan of your computers helping to reduce waste.

Renewable energy
Cognition Cloud computers are hosted in technology efficient data centres that run only on renewable energy, reducing the carbon footprint associated with powering your desktop.

Reduced power consumption
When your existing computers are used to access your cloud desktops they use up to 20% less electricity.

By migrating to Cognition Cloud you increase the lifetime of your existing hardware investment reducing cost and environmental impact.

What makes Cognition Cloud Smart?

Management overhead:
Cognition Cloud manages all your IT needs for you and consolidates your licensing and services into a predictable monthly cost.

New standardised desktops can be deployed as and when they are needed and can flex as your company grows and your staff are onboarded.

With your data and applications centralised in the cloud, they can be accessed from any device, anywhere as long as you have an Internet connection.

Employee Satisfaction and Retention:
Employees now expect the benefits and flexibility of a hybrid or remote working environment. Cognition Cloud gives your business a number of different options to enable this.

Hardware lifespan:
Cognition Cloud optimised remote access operating systems are lightweight and use minimal power.  As a result, existing hardware that would normally need to be replaced can be repurposed.

Desktop Persistence:
No matter how or where you access your desktop it will always be the same as when you last left it. No long boot up times, no profile downloads.

What makes Cognition Cloud Secure?

With Cognition Cloud’s desktop as a service for UK businesses you get enhanced security both in the cloud and on the endpoint you use to access the Cloud.

Cognition Cloud desktop service is based on Microsoft Azure Virtual Desktop. Everything within the Azure environment is automatically encrypted and backed up and has sophisticated prevention and detection methods to mitigate cyber attacks.

When you access your desktop in the cloud, Cognition Cloud protects you with Igel OS. As a highly secure Linux-based operating system, Igel OS is virtually impossible to manipulate and extremely resistant to viruses and other malware.

Net Zero Ambitions? It’s All About Resources.

Net Zero Ambitions? It’s All About Resources.

With many parts of the world suffering under the heat of record-breaking temperatures, the impact of
global warming is finally starting to take hold. Under increasing pressure from customers, investors and
regulators, more and more businesses are making the commitment to reduce their emissions to “net zero”.

4 Ways Businesses Can Save Money & Reduce IT Waste 

4 Ways Businesses Can Save Money & Reduce IT Waste 

According to Flexera’s 2022 State of the Cloud report, 32% of cloud computing resources are typically wasted. This means that businesses can save money by identifying the resources that they are not using and reducing their resource allocation.

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