Khushali Bank signed a 3-year Microsoft Enterprise Agreement with Microsoft Pakistan and InfoTech (Pvt.) Ltd.
The agreement will allow the bank to standardize its computing platform to better plan and manage its daily functions and eventually lead to a more efficient working system for Khushali Bank. With the agreement, Khushali Bank will now be able to upgrade its technology, while keeping the upfront costs low by distributing the total cost over a period of three years.
The official signing ceremony was held on February 21st, 2013 in Islamabad where Ghalib Nishtar, President KBL, signed the agreement along with Mr. Naseer Akhtar, President and CEO, InfoTech. Amir Rao, Country Manager, Microsoft Pakistan, also attended the ceremony.
Speaking at the occasion Mr. Nishtar said, “The signing of the Microsoft Enterprise Agreement through InfoTech signifies not only our commitment to deploy Microsoft technologies at Khushali Bank, but also to place our trust in InfoTech as our technology partner”.
Mr. Naseer Akhtar stated that he was thankful to Khushali Bank for placing its trust in InfoTech, and added that they “look forward to doing many technology related Projects at KBL, to increase KBL’s internal efficiencies and productivity”.
InfoTech has emerged as the IBM’s first certified Netezza partner in Pakistan, which would enable the company to deploy solutions involving Netezza Data warehouses appliances, renowned for its high-performance business analytics.
This alliance will expedite the growth of individual as well as the businesses in the industry in addition to effectively contributing to big data analysis.
“At InfoTech we believe in investing in areas that can bring value to our clients. With this certification we hope to give our clients the best possible solutions for their data warehousing and analytics needs,” says InfoTech's Vice President Sales, Mr. Asim Haque. "Being the pioneer, InfoTech has always been on the forefront for introducing the cutting-edge innovation in the industry. IBM Netezza is one of the leading DW solutions, and working along with our clients and IBM, we aim to help them achieve better results for their businesses,”
InfoTech takes pride in sponsoring the 9th annual P@SHA ICT awards scheduled for October 11th 2012. This flagship ICT event serves as a platform to recognize & showcase the software and service applications developing companies of Pakistan. It is an excellent opportunity to honor the technology trends and the phenomenal talent the country owns.
InfoTech, in collaboration with Oracle, has inaugurated it’s first-ever Centre of Excellence dedicated solely to innovating and showcasing of solutions pertaining to the Capital Markets and eGovernment.
Products being displayed are GeReg®, Baltoro®, and Capizar® solutions, all of which are engineered using latest technologies from companies like Oracle. GeReg®, a registration solution developed by InfoTech, is meant to simplify a county’s registration process. Baltoro®, on the other hand, is a shared service portal for emails, SMS, online chats and appointments, to cater well to the eGovernment process within the country. Capizar® is an end-to-end automation solution for the Capital Markets.
“We are very excited about setting up this Centre of Excellence with Oracle. We believe we can create better value for our clients by partnering with experienced global companies; and Oracle is a leading solution provider in its domain.” says Mr. Suresh Agarwal, Managing Director of InfoTech Global Pte Ltd.
InfoTech achieves recognition for its proprietary Capizar® MSS, Market Surveillance System in CMA Kenya after being successfully deployed in Ghana and Bhutan.
InfoTech enabled the system within 35 days. CMA Kenya held an inauguration ceremony on June 27, 2012 to celebrate Capizar® MSS going live!
‘The system will be upgraded regularly and will help guarantee new traders of the safely of their securities.’ said Mrs. Stella Kilonzo, CEO CMA on the occasion.
InfoTech will attend for the fourth consecutive year the MEFTEC Trade Show scheduled from April 25-26 at the Dubai International Convention Center. The focus remains the Capizar Suite and the Capital Markets but InfoTech’s Investment Banking Suite, customized Oracle Solutions and Infrastructure Solutions will also be show-cased in this event.
InfoTech is participating in the World Exchange Conference at Istanbul, Turkey from March 20-22 showing its Capizar Suite to the emerging markets community where Capital Markets have become a priority and have expanded fast as understanding of its contribution to the economy improves. Subsequently advanced markets of Capital Markets are being targeted for customized solutions and adaptation of proven best practices.
InfoTech has completed the first-phase of implementation for a comprehensive citizen services solution for the Registrar Generals Department in Ghana. Funded by the World Bank, the e-Ghana project is envisaged to transform and streamline the entire business registration process for the country and its citizens.
InfoTech’s Capizar Suite was included as a nominee in the tough Financial Applications Category of the 11th Annual APICTA (Asia-Pacific ICT Association) Awards held in Pattaya, Thailand on November 13, 2011. After hectic presentations and close competition Capizar was unanimously awarded an Award as recognition for the versatility and innovation as an end-to-end solution for the Capital Markets of the emerging world. This recognition is “sweeter” as competition across large and developed solutions in the region spanning 12 economies includes China, India, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, etc.