Ascent technology Consulting, the regional leader in Middle East for Business continuity software and solutions has signed an agreement with CoreTec Systems and solutions limited, one of the largest IT services and solutions providers in Kenya and East Africa, to partner in delivering Business continuity and IT disaster recovery solutions to companies in the region.
Under the agreement, CoreTec Systems and Solutions Limited together with Ascent technology will collaborateto provide business continuity solutions in the African market based on AutoBCM© Systems software.
AutoBCM Plus is a SaaS (Software as a Service), web-based platform which makes deploying software as simple as purchasing an account and enables clients manage their BCM programme at a click of button. No additional hardware is required neither no software to be installed and configured. The solution is available now as a service model.
Dr. Bindu Rathore, MD of Ascent technology Consulting said: “Through this partnership with CoreTec Systems and Solutions Limited, we plan to offer our proprietary AutoBCM© Plus as SaaS (Software as a Service), at a very affordable cost to the regional market. Companies in the region who are looking to drive competitive advantage in less time and with restricted technical knowledge can choose AUTOBCM now, to quickly mitigate any kind of threat to their business. Through this agreement, we seek to provide companies with the systems and tools needed to implement a comprehensive business continuity plan within an unswerving span of time,”she added.
CoreTEC Systems and Solutions Limited, known for its wide experience on software solutions, services and multiple product offerings, has been able to curve a position for itself as a market leader in the development, customization and implementation of holistic solutions. Mr. Tobias Otieno, CEO of CoreTEC Systems and Solutions limited said, “This partnership is in total alignment with our philosophy to operate as business partners with our clients, by transforming their complex needs into simple & flexible solutions thereby leveraging their in-house capabilities for sustainable, long-term success.”
AUTOBCM Plus is built on latest java platform and is simple to deploy, easy to use, quite affordable and highly robust. It is the intelligent solution that is designed for new BCM users for companies of all sizes who would like to implement a BCM program. The new updated version of Ascent business continuity planning and management software supports the full life cycle of the new ISO 22301 business continuity standard.
AUTOBCM plus provides built-in automated mass notification and can also interface directly with your existing mass notification system to facilitate your incident response. Keeping pace with the ‘always-on’ business model, Ascent Technology provides a guaranteed 99.9 percent uptime SLA.
“Today Most African leaders are mainly concerned with information systems and critical infrastructures disruptions, corruption, cyber-attacks and fire and hence African organizations are increasingly implementing business continuity programs. Crisis management and business recovery planning are the top priority today with our Association with Ascent AUTOBCM, we are confident to serve the clients not just in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Nigeria but other parts of Africa as well.”