Meet SA's 'most innovative tech firm'
CAPE TOWN - In2IT has been named South Africa's most innovative technology firm by Global Brands, at the Global Brands Awards.
This Information and Communication Technology managed solutions provider was identified, among other companies, as a key player striving for excellence in the field of technology.
The award is said to acknowledge performance excellence by examining business key efforts such as service delivery, performance and branding exercises undertaken to rise above the rest.
CEO of In2IT Tech Pty Ltd, Saurabh Kumar, says “We are thrilled to have been named South Africa’s Most Innovative Technology Firm as innovation is at the very heart of what we do. Given that our mandate is to keep our clients at the forefront of technology in such a fast-paced, constantly-evolving marketplace, innovation is what enables us to explore and conceive previously-unimaginable strategic opportunities that our industry, and others will be predisposed to."
“Innovation is what differentiates us, enabling us to penetrate new markets and position ourselves competitively. This award serves as acknowledgement that In2IT understands that technology is the enabler, but innovation is the advocate.” he added.
The company has revealed that, its commitment to innovation has seen them launch a Global Operations Centre where various teams are set to work on cutting-edge developments such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and blockchain technologies. Also, the firm will launch a Learnership Programme which will see more than 40 ICT graduates and matriculants through an NQF 5 Information Technology: Systems Support qualification while incorporating an experiential learning component.
Nominations for the Global Brands Awards are accepted from companies of different countries and regions throughout the year across a wide range of categories. These nominations are made proactively and companies are invited to participate in the awards by the Global Brands Awards Nominations Team.
Nominations received at a national level are adjudicated by an independent external research agency after having been validated by an internal research team to ensure adequate data is available for adjudication. Once shortlisted, nominations are scrutinised by the external research agency against data collected from publicly available sources before being passed back to an internal team to determine the winners based on fundamental objectives.
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