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About Us

Bespoke Software Development experts

With a combined experience of nearly 3 decades, we have mastered the art of engineering high-quality software to give your business a competitive edge.

We understand that building awesome software is more than just writing code. We study your business to understand the intricacies that make it tick, this allows us to provide a service tailor-made to your specific needs. Building software can be expensive, with us, every investment you make goes directly towards building your software. We do not have expensive departments to finance, all we know is software and we know it well.

Play IT is a 100% black-owned Level 1 BBBEE contributor. We are serious about transformation and inclusion, that is why we have partnered with Tswhane University of Technology to create a unique learnership to help introduce previously disadvantaged youth to the world of IT and address the IT skills shortage in South Africa..

Some of the services we offer include:

  • Custom Enterprise Software Development
  • Mobile Development
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • DevOps Engineering

Our Services

With a combined experience of over 25 years, we have the expertise to develop your awesome software and enable your business in the cloud.

Bespoke Software Development

Custom software solutions tailored to your specific needs

Systems Integration and Maintenance

Modernization of legacy systems and aggregation of subsystems

Mobile Development

Native or cross-platform mobile applications that run on both iOS and Android

Cloud Services

Strategic migration of services to a suited cloud platform for flexibility and agility

Robotic Process Automation

We use AI and Machine Learning to automate complex processes and high volume tasks

DevOps Engineering

Facilitate better coordination among operations and development by automating deployment processes

Quality Assurance

Manual and automated software testing to ensure a high-quality output with minimal defects

UI/UX Design

Seamless user interfaces for mobile and web applications, for a well-rounded digital experience

Business Intelligence

We help you make better business decisions by providing you with a holistic view of your business information

Why choose us?

Play IT is the home of highly skilled and highly trained IT experts who have been at the forefront of engineering world-class custom software solutions for successful corporates. We know software, we understand what it takes to build highly complex solutions that enable businesses to not only survive the digital era but to thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Have Fun!

The most genius ideas were conceived when simply just having fun. This is a mantra that inspires our company culture, a culture that motivates our people to unbox their minds, to come up with the simplest yet sophisticated solutions to your business case. We understand the complexities of building robust, scalable, and cloud-ready software but you don't have to. Our agile approach ensures that we always build bespoke software that meets your requirements, software engineered to give your company a competitive edge. Your business matters to us, which is why we always strive to hire competent, emotionally intelligent people to make interactions with us effortless and seamless.

Our Projects are the best

The deadlines are tough and the projects are challenging. But our teams are completely committed to our vision of quality. Apart from the incredible knowledge base surrounding you, you’ll be working with state of the art tools of the trade. We believe that pride and passion in what you’re doing is key to producing excellent work on all of your projects. It’s about creatively developing solutions you can be proud of.

Playground Academy, School of IT

Education is the key to success and a life-long pursuit. We learn from one another, from industry leaders, from our mentors and from the newbies in the company. We have partnered with Tshwane University of Technology to create a unique leanership targeted at previously disadvantaged youth, particularly those living in rural areas. We provide free training and internationally recognized certificates to enable our graduates to excel in the corporate world and to bridge the high demand for skilled IT professionals in South Africa. The program runs for three to six months in which students are trained to become competent in Software Development, Business Analysis, Test Analysis, and Scrum. After successful completion of the course, students are then placed at Play IT as interns for one year to further solidify their knowledge and prepare them for the corporate world.