Ashfords Digital Solutions, a BEE empowered firm is a dominant force in the South African public and private sectors. The group partners with a wide range of the country's leading companies to provide high value solutions that fully leverage an organisation`s strategic vision.
Ashfords Digital Solutions is the result of a partnership between highly qualified and experienced individuals who recognize the need to offer their clients effective, innovative ways to add value and enhance the maintenance of an effective information management system.
Our effort in this regard is geared towards providing Software & hardware Solutions, Systems Integration as well as cost effective training as an alternatives to unnecessary IT purchases, thereby saving our customers money which could be better used effectively to maintain or enhance existing infrastructures.
To be the ICT partner of choice while creating value for all our stake holders. Investing in the youth, skills transfer and capacity building for the ICT community, which culminates into growth and competitiveness in delivering services and solutions.
We work in partnerships with clients during the entire technology, training life cycle from
assessment/audit, selection, acquisition / development, implementation and maintenance.
OUR CORE VALUES
ASHFORDS believes that corporate values are of utmost importance. Corporate values are more than statements that a company pins up on the wall; they need to be the basis on which decisions are made. As such, ASHFORDS has been through a process of defining a meaningful value system taking into account the values of the employees within the Company. ASHFORDS core value system encompasses a combination of teamwork, mutual respect, commitment, impeccable ethical standards and honesty.
To act as preferred partners in the information technology in south and southern Africa by referencing and creating a visible platform between service providers and prospective customers
To offer solutions to both public and private sectors to fully utilize the IT infrastructure
To diversify the business line to create a value chain, thus offer wider employment avenues, affecting multiple income streams.
Low administrative costs
Creating awareness of trends
Client specific needs
Long term Solutions
Post implementation support
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
DETAILED AREAS OF EXPERTISE
1. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) SUPPORT
Hardware and software – sales, implementation and support
Customised desktop and distributed (Web based) applications
User training and support
Database implementation and maintenance
Hardware supply, maintenance, support, upgrade and fine-tuning
Network installation, maintenance and upgrade
Business development software solutions
Alternative communication / VOIP
Web design and development and Web hosting
Point of Sale – sales, implementation and support
Call Centre Solutions
Business Process Outsourcing is fast becoming one of the leading information technology based services for developing countries across the globe. We provide state of the art contact center infrastructure and a high standard environment for organisations wanting to either pilot, out source or co-source their contact centre operations.
IT governance is a structure of relationships and processes to direct and control the enterprise in order to achieve the enterprise's goals by adding value while balancing risk versus return over IT and its processes.
Disaster Recovery Planning
This is a plan for efficient recovery of IT infrastructure after it has been disrupted. Detailed step-by-step descriptions for reconstructing each critical system using replacement equipment and backup data.
DVR configuration, high resolution camera’s, night Vision.
Ashfords are very well recognized with corporate installations in the market place including clients with Café Vacca Matta, The Royal Palm Hotel and Mug & Bean.
Our equipment is of very high standard with screen resolution zoom function.
Providing a complete 4 in 1 Solution – copy, print, scan, fax. Specialising in Olivetti, UTAX and Canon products.
This service seeks to empower all business owners, government staff, NGO’s/CBO in the use of information technology. We offer a variety of training programs ranging from basic end-user computing to basic, intermediate and advanced programming, networking and web development, all of which are SETA accredited.
Equipment finance (New and Existing)
Complete solution finance
-Utax, Olivetti, etc
-Mecer, IBM, Acer
The service is open to all sectors of the mainstream economy, which includes the following Clientele:
NGO`s / CBO`s / FBO`s