Tento is a Tech Start-Up based in London. Our mission is to develop and sustain software to solve the 'problem of passwords'. 

Tento, meaning; I try, I test, I prove in Latin, Spanish and Italian



Started in 2010 by Howard Yates Tento has developed from an idea into a fully scaleable piece of software and an app which can be further developed to suit your needs. 

Howard Yates, MBCS, FRSA, MBA, has managed large IT projects for Cable & Wireless, BT, Virgin & AstraZenica. He was IT Director at Energis. Since 1996 he’s been an investor/director in several internet projects: he funded, developed and launched the UK’s first webmail product, subsequently used by over 500,000 people and adopted as the Orange webmail offering fsmail. fsnet etc.


what we've achieved

  • Working with Liverpool Hope University
  • Member of TechUK
  • Member of the Virtual Technology Cluster
  • IBM Global Entrepreneur
  • Holders of the EC Seal of Excellence
  • Patents held in UK
  • Patents held in US
  • Created unhackable biometric one-time use password generation system
  • Invited to collaborate with Digital Catapult
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