As part of the University of London, CoSector has industry leading expertise in the areas of Digital Preservation, Research Technology and Business Technology solutions


Our team of highly experienced digital specialists can provide consultancy on all aspects of your digital demands.


our digital solutions

Digital Preservation | Research Technology | Business Technology

Digital Preservation Consultancy

As technology advances older technologies become obsolete, making it difficult to access older content. Digital preservation is the active management of digital information over time to ensure its accessibility.

Listen to our Digital Preservation podcast on the left to get a preview of the type of information our experts could be teaching you. 

To learn more about our work, go to our DART blog 

“It was very useful for you to be involved in these initial conversations because of your understanding of what the system needs to do in order to effectively preserve digital records and it was great to have that expertise around the table. ”
— Heather Malcolm, Archivist, Diageo

Research Technology


The research technologies team host and maintain software platforms that help institutions of various kinds to manage their research outputs and data. We have worked for over a decade in this area and can boast a deep knowledge of the domain to go along with the excellent standard of service delivery typical of CoSector. 

Our expertise and high quality service is demonstrated by our range of clients. Our Institutional Repository customers include high calibre customers, including numerous University of London colleges such as Birbeck and St George's. 



What we offer


Publication repositories


Data repositories


Repositories for special collections


E-journal platforms


Data archiving (in partnership with Arkivum)

We were particularly happy with the support and guidance which were available to us during the development stage and now regularly tell other members of the community about our work with ULCC.”
— David McElroy, University of East London

Business Technology

UNIT4 Business World (formerly Agresso Shared Service)


UNIT4 Business World (previously Agresso) is the software used for finance systems. The University of London is supported and hosted by UNIT4 Business World, and we administer the hosting and support of this service to our customers.

Our dedicated team offer one of the services (support or hosting) or a combination of bothThe level of support we give is also bolstered by the fact we are partnered with a technical support house, so any issues that may occur can be fixed quickly and efficiently. 



Read our Royal Veterinary case study

Why work with COSector to solve your digital needs?


We go the extra mile to offer excellent customer satisfaction, meaning you'll be dealing with both the technical and human aspect of our business. 


Our prestigious client list shows we know what we're doing. 
They have included The University of London's Royal Veterinary College, CGIAR and many more.


We support several other educational institutions,
meaning we have a similar ethos and fully understand their businesses' needs.

Can't find what you're looking for? 

To access a more detailed list of our products and services, please refer to our Service Catalogue or the ULCC website