Management at SizweNtsalubaGobodo, the largest black owned accounting and auditing firm in South Africa, has strengthened the company’s technical capability having entered into a new service level agreement with its long-time official ICT managed services partner, the Integr8 Group.
SizweNtsalubaGobodo provides a range of services that are designed to assist businesses position themselves to sustain operations, compete and add value within developing markets. These services include assurance, B-BBEE accreditation, corporate finance, corporate governance, forensics, ICT advisory, public sector and tax.
Integr8 has served as strategic services partner of SizweNtsalubaGobodo
for seven years, managing all levels of ICT infrastructure, connectivity and a host of cloud services. The site is connected to the Nerve Centre, from where 24/7 communication and technology is managed. .
As a progressive business defined by a computer-dominated environment SizweNtsalubaGobodo has benefited extensively from a consistent and reliable level of service and support. This partnership has ensured that SizweNtsalubaGobodo has remained ahead of innovation and the dynamics of practical application of solutions in trade and commerce.
Representatives from SizweNtsalubaGobodo recently committed to a new service level agreement incorporating national infrastructure support.
Members of Integr8’s extensive technical service and consultancy division have helped to make sure that its client is able to depend on- and leverage off the highest possible uptime.
“We are a totally technology dominant environment. In our experience Integr8 has always provided the highest possible level of service and nothing is impossible for them to attempt in order to assist in the requirements of the organisation,” says Johan Brink, Director, Information and Communication Technology Advisory, SizweNtsalubaGobodo.
Bennie Strydom, Sales Director and Partner at Integr8, described the partnership with his client as “very positive and mutually beneficial” and believes that SizweNtsalubaGobodo represents a progressive operation that has embraced the inherent value of strategic technology acquisition and application.
“We are proud of our association with our client and the real progress that they have made in using technology and managed services to bolster their operation. We look forward to more years of value and enhanced service delivery ahead,” Strydom continues.
The Integr8 Group is an established and dynamic provider of Managed Information, Communication and Telecommunication services.
Founded in 2001, Integr8 (www.integr8group.com) has organically grown into the largest privately owned BEE ICT company on the African continent.
The company employs in excess of 550 full time ICT professionals across its multiple offices. With 100% of the company being management owned and operated, Integr8’s customers benefit from a healthy balance of entrepreneurial innovation and a well corporatized culture.
Integr8 own and operate the only South African based Nerve Centre® (www.nervecentre.co.za). This hub of customised technology, skilled personnel and ITIL processes, manage the complete ICT environment of many of the country’s leading organisations.
Integr8 is vendor agnostic, choosing the very best solution for each client and can deliver managed ICT services through the cloud to customers of any size and in any location.
The company supports multiple charitable organisations. In fact, the Integr8 Group found itself sponsoring so many initiatives it has created the Integr8 Foundation, which will act as a central facilitator for all CSI in future. It is supported both by the company and by the directors in their personal capacity.