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Gender Equality, workplace diversity key to technology sector growth – Experts.

Published: 29th December 2016, Vanguard

IN today’s globalised world, workplaces are becoming increasingly diversified in terms of gender, ethnicity, age, culture, experience, education and background amongst others. More so, diversity in the workplace involves how people perceive, tolerate, accept and interact with each other in an organisation.

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ISON Technologies wins big at Nigeria Technology Awards

Published: 8 December 2016, Independent

ISON Technologies, Africa's leading IT services provider recently celebrated another milestone after winning the Managed Services & Support Company of the Year Big at the 2nd edition of Nigeria Technology Awards(NiTA).

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iSON Restates Commitment to Technology Skills Transfer

Published: 1 December 2016, ThisDay

iSON Technologies, an arm of iSON Group Africa's largest IT and ITeS company, with presence in over 25 countries in Africa, has restated its commitment to enhance technology skills transfer in Nigeria through intensive training

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iSON technologies makes case for skills transfer through PPPs

Published: 30 November 2016, Vanguard

The Technology arm of iSON Group, iSON Technologies, has urged greater public-private partnership in order to further boost growth and transfer of technology skills.

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Indian tech firm plans $100m investments in Nigeria, SSA by February

Published: 30 November 2016, The Guardian

Indian Technology and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) firm, iSON Technologies, is targeting increasing its current investment profile in Nigeria and other sub-Saharan African (SSA) countries from $50 million to $100 million in another three months.

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How tech skills can be transferred to Nigeria

Published: 29 November 2016, Nation

One of the strategies for growing the technical man power available to the country is through the transfer of technical skills which could only be achieved through public-private partnership, the Chief Operating Officer (COO), iSON Technologies, Rahul Srivastava, has said.

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iSON Technologies Urges Skill Transfer Through Public-Private Partnerships.

Published: 28 November 2016, Misstechy.com

The company a systems integrator, managed service provider and strategic outsourcing company provides end-to-end IT services and solutions across Africa. The company’s strong service offerings include consulting, systems integration, managed services and off-shore/on-shore services and cloud services. We are among the leading pan-African partners for major companies such as AVAYA, IBM, Cisco, Oracle, Juniper, and Riverbed.

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iSON Technologies Urges Skill Transfer Through Public Private Partnerships

Published: 25 November 2016, Nigeria week

iSON Technologies, an arm of iSON Group Africa’s largest IT and ITeS company,with a presence in almost 25 countries in Africa has urged greater public –private partnership in order to further boost growth and transference of technology skills.

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IT firm says technology transfer essential for economic growth

Published: 25 November 2016, The Guardian

The Chief Operating Officer of the company, Mr Rahul Srivasatav, expressed the view at a media parley in Lagos. He said that his firm was ready to scale up its Public Private Partnership to boost technology skills transfer and economic growth.

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iSON Technologies Advocates PPP for Technology Skills Transfer

Published: 25 November 2016, Techsmart.ng

The need for Public Private Partnership cannot be overemphasized, as this would serve as a catalyst for technology skill transfer and deepen growth in the ICT industry in Nigeria, iSon Technologies have said.

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Avaya, iSON Technologies Partner on Digital Transformation across Africa

Published: 13 July 2016, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek

Avaya, a global leader in business communications software, systems and services, and iSON Technologies, one of Africa’s largest ICT services companies, announced that they are working closely on key strategic accounts across Africa to help customers achieve their digital transformation objectives.

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Avaya, 21st Century Technologies to drive digital transformation for West Africa SMBs with Hybrid Cloud Solutions

Published: 13 July 2016, WorldStage

Avaya, a global leader in business communications software, systems and services, announced today a strategic alliance with 21st Century Technologies to help midmarket companies in Nigeria and West Africa achieve their digital transformation objectives.

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Avaya, ISON to drive digital transformation in Africa

Published: 12 July 2016, ITWeb portals journalist

Avaya is partnering with ICT services company ISON Technologies to help organisations across Africa achieve their digital transformation objectives. Avaya will deploy its digital and smart services to ISON's operations on key strategic accounts across Africa.

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Avaya, ISON to drive digital transformation in Africa

Published: 12 July 2016, Make Me Feed

Enterprises in Africa are looking at digitisation strategies to drive operational excellence, improve customer satisfaction and expand to play a greater part in the global economy, notes Drew.

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iSON Group Bags Double Awards

Published: 9 May 2016, ThisDay

iSON Group, a major player in Africa's Information Technologies (IT) space has been recognised with two awards on 'Best Practices' and Exceptional Corporate Social Responsibility' by the Great Place

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Ten great companies to work

Published: 9 May 2016, Venguard

Ten companies emerged winners of the 'Great Place To Work (GPTW) Nigeria awards, over the weekend. These awards include: the Bright Spots award, a new category of awards which was introdused to recognise those organisations that are engaging with their employees, customers and communities in deep and authentic ways.

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Israni: The Acquisition of GTS will Reposition iSON

02 February 2016, ThisDay

CEO, iSON Technologies, Jitendra Israni, spoke with Emma Okonji on the recent acquisition of Global Technologies Services by iSON, and how the acquisition will boost his firm's ability to serve customers better. Excerpts:

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Want to scale up to 100,000 employees in five years: Ramesh Awtaney

31 December 2015, Business Today

Experience tells. Indian-origin IT services entrepreneur Ramesh Awtaney, 49, who led the team from IBM India that bagged the landmark first major Indian IT outsourcing deal from Bharti Airtel in 2004, recently beat back competition from the IT services industry's telecom expert Tech Mahindra to bag a five-year outsourcing deal from South Africa's MTN to run its call centre operations.

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Ramesh Awtaney-led iSON acquires UAE-based tech firm

16 December 2015, Business Standard

Africa-based IT services company iSON Technologies, subsidiary of iSON Group founded by Indian-origin entrepreneur Ramesh Awtaney, along with its co-investor Dhabi One Investment Services LLC today announced the acquisition of UAE-based Global Technology Services for an undisclosed amount.

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Awtaney: Business Outsourcing is About Developing Local Talents

24 September, 2015

Mr Ramesh Awtaney, spoke with Emma Okonji on the benefits of Business Process Outsourcing and how iSON intends to revolutionise outsourcing in Nigeria. Excerpts:

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ISON Technologies (erstwhile MARA ISON Technologies) appoints Jitendra Israni as its Chief Executive Officer

May 06, 2015

ISON Technologies (erstwhile MARA ISON) Board of Directors has appointed Jitendra Israni as CEO of ISON Technologies (erstwhile MARA ISON echnologies), effective April 1, 2015. Jitendra joined MARA ISON as President – Managed Services in 2012 and refocused the delivery team to get closer to their customers and support the base growth...

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Satya Capital invests in technology service provider ISON

August 15, 2013

Satya Capital, an independent London-based investment firm, has accelerated its African growth strategy by investing in technology service provider ISON Growth, which has presence in 21 African countries. Tsega Gebreyes, managing partner at Satya Capital, said: “ISON is clearly positioned

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ISON Technologies (erstwhile MARA ISON Technologies)provide services and application cum infrastructure support to Airtel in Africa

May 31, 2012

Bharti Airtel Limited and Avaya have signed a five-year partnership to enhance Airtel’s customer capabilities across its operations. The partnership signed under the aegis of Avaya Communications Outsourcing Solutions would provide contact center technology and managed services designed to increase the performance, reduce the costs and accelerate the transformation of Airtel’s customer service experience.

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ISON Technologies (erstwhile MARA ISON Technologies)provide services and application cum infrastructure support to Airtel in Africa

May 31, 2012

Bharti Airtel Limited and Avaya have signed a five-year partnership to enhance Airtel’s customer capabilities across its operations. The partnership signed under the aegis of Avaya Communications Outsourcing Solutions would provide contact center technology and managed services designed to increase the performance, reduce the costs and accelerate the transformation of Airtel’s customer service experience. Airtel in a press statement made available to ITRealms Online showed that Avaya partner, Mara Ison stands in the midele of the deal, reassuring that they would provide services and application cum infrastructure support to Airtel in Africa.

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