Archive for the ‘Vision’ Category

Our Mission : Systems that last forever

Tue, Aug 22nd, 2017

At a recent workshop, our MD was challenged with a question - "Why do you do what you do?" After some introspection a common theme from all our staff was that what makes us different is that we aim to build systems that will last FOREVER. Forever is a long time, ...

UCT Information Systems Expo

Mon, Oct 19th, 2015

Every year, the Department of Information Systems at the University of Cape Town holds a Systems Project Expo to showcase their third year and fourth year Systems Development group projects. This varied selection of advanced systems is designed to industry conditions and tackle actual business issues. ViaData’s Involvement: The 3rd year shield ...

Improvements: Quiet Time

Wed, May 20th, 2015

We at ViaData were feeling the pinch of projects, where we would get the impression that we were not nailing our time schedules down as they should be and hence there was room for improvement. We attributed this to various factors including: Answering incoming emails Telephone calls Requests from other team members Visits from ...

Improving Every Day – a Journey

Tue, Apr 28th, 2015

Last year we took some time off to do some navel gazing in order to understand what and who we are as a company and as individuals who make up the company. The results were quite interesting... Why work? When asked the question - ’What makes you come to work every day?’ ...