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< News 2018 />

12 December 2018
Absol is in charge of upgrading the entire network infrastructure of the Urology hospital following renovations and construction of new wards in the hospital.
10 December 2018
On behalf of all the staff at Absol Internet Business Solutions, we would like to say thank you for your valued support, trust and loyalty in 2018. We wish you and your family a peaceful and joyous festive season and a successful and prosperous new year. We look forward to working with you in 2019.
20 June 2018
Absol Internet Business solutions fuels high-performance automobile manufacturer, Porsche South Africa, to successfully manage their internal event planning & management with a single system.


14 March 2018
Congratulations to Porsche and the Panamera for winning the SAGMJ Car of the Year 2018! Absol Internet Business Solutions is a proud supplier and service provider to Porsche South Africa
09 March 2018
We are proud to announce the launch of the newly designed St Mary's DSG website. The brand new website features a clean modern design with unique custom functionality like parent-teacher appointments, payment portal integration and live sports streaming to name a few.

< News 2017 />

29 November 2017
On behalf of all the staff at Absol Internet Business Solutions, we would like to say thank you for your valued support, trust and loyalty in 2017. We wish you and your family a peaceful and joyous festive season and a successful and prosperous new year. We look forward to working with you in 2018.
24 November 2017
We are proud to announce the launch of the brand new Midas Click & Collect E-commerce website. Our developers have worked tirelessly to create a seamless experience where you can now buy your favourite brochure products online.
01 February 2017
From humble beginnings 9 years ago, LOUENHIDE is emerging as one of Australia's favourite accessory brands, helping shape the style of modern-day women of all ages.

Double Agent represents this brand in Southern Africa and their eCommerce enabled website is developed and maintained by Absol.

< News 2016 />

01 December 2016
On behalf of all the staff at Absol, we would like to say thank you for your valued support, trust and loyalty in 2016.

We wish you and your family a peaceful and joyous festive season and a successful and prosperous new year. We look forward to working with you in 2017.
15 September 2016
Absol launches the brand new website for the newly refurbished Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre
24 August 2016
We thank African Automotive Aftermarket Solutions (AAAS) for honouring Absol as one of their Service Providers of the Year 2016
01 March 2016
Absol is looking to employ another Web Developer/Programmer.

Required: Web development experience, object orientated programming, HTML5, CSS, C#, JavaScript, Responsive Design, AJAX, J-Query, SQL knowledge, Bootstrap, some experience with any open source CMS would be advantageous (Joomla, WordPress, Drupal). Must understand client/server architecture.

If you've got what it takes to join our dynamic company, please email your CV to hr@absol.co.za

< News 2015 />

18 June 2015
Long-term clients, Gadget, have relaunched with a fresh new look and feel, including a new youtube widget, as well as features on the latest movies, videos and products.
11 June 2015
Absol has implemented a brand new website for SysFinPro, who specialises in systems, financials and project management.

With clients such as Aquarius, International Ferro Metals Limited, and Namakwa Diamonds, SysFinPro can handle your financial needs.
20 March 2015
Previously branded as PALAMA, the National School of Government plays a significant role in the learning and development of public service officials. The new website allows for online application for training and induction programmes, as well as the availability of important information regarding the public service and its e-Learning programmes.
Welcome back to work!
05 January 2015
Need a website or know of anyone that does? Absol's development team is in full swing and ready for 2015.

*Did you know that Absol offers a finders fee for new referrals?
 

< News 2014 />

19 December 2014
Thank you very much for your support.
We appreciate your business and look forward to working with you in 2015!

Absol will be closing on the
19th of December 2014 and reopening on the 5th of January 2015.

Support staff will be on call for emergencies.
Contact support@absol.co.za,
or call Alex on 083 268 2012.
08 April 2014
Microsoft has announced that it will no longer be supporting Windows XP from 08 April 2014. No more patches or updates.

Contact Absol for a quote to upgrade today,
Tel: 012 365 2142
Email: info@absol.co.za

< News 2013 />

12 November 2013
After hosting and supporting the Top CD website since 2011, built and maintained in Absol Publisher, we have provided a new sleek design for the site, which was taken live today.
09 October 2013
The world's largest mining investment event, the annual Investing in African Mining Indaba, is now extending the successful business conference to Asia, with Absol managing their Information and Communications Technology requirements.
02 October 2013
The Pretoria Urology Hospital, long-term clients of Absol, have acquired the first robotic surgery system in South Africa.

The da Vinci Surgery® Robotic System is a revolutionary piece of equipment that minimises invasive surgery and provides a safer environment.
01 October 2013
Absol has created and developed a new design for the GCIS website (www.gov.za), as well as constructing and supporting the release of the meganav on the site.
21 August 2013
Absol now hosts and supports the official website for the Remuneration Commission of South Africa, built in Absol Publisher.
The site features recommendations, announcements, as well as commissioner profiles and other documents.
05 August 2013
Absol provides networking and technical support to Tani Cloete Attorneys.
18 July 2013
PSPPD (Programme to Support Pro-Poor Development), a research and capacity building programme, has released its research documents and policies on a website, hosted and maintained by Absol, and built using Absol Publisher.
17 June 2013
The MeerKAT array, currently taking shape in South Africa's Karoo region, is a world-class radio telescope designed to do ground-breaking science and Team SKA Africa is a proud participant in the 2013 edition of the Put Foot Rally. This rally is in support of the Put Foot Foundation, who gift brand new South African made school shoes to young underprivileged learners in South Africa!

Track the Team SKA's progress through a site designed and developed by Absol Internet Business Solutions.
20 April 2013
Absol provides Equity Pharmaceuticals with networking and technical support, as well as video conferencing, VoIP, and high density wifi.
13 April 2013
Absol now hosts and supports the official site for AXXIS, built in Absol Publisher.

The site features details about AXXIS products, as well as resources such as reviews and magazine articles, and the facility to send emails with queries.
05 March 2013
Arthur Goldstuck posted on his Gadget website "the website of the South African Presidency (http://www.thepresidency.gov.za/), which is somewhat more complex than that of the Free State Provincial Government, was built and maintained by Absol Internet Business Solutions"
07 February 2013
This is the 9th year in a row that the world's largest investment mining conference has entrusted their Information and Communications Technology requirements with Absol Internet Business Solutions

< News 2012 />

12 December 2012
Absol has proudly redesigned the St Mary's DSG website, first taken live in 2007.

The new design features videos, a tour booking system, as well as a booking sheet for parents' evenings.
27 November 2012
Absol is the proud networking provider to AppleWeek 2012 held in Sandton City, Johannesburg.
21 November 2012
As a special treat for its staff, Absol will be attending the Metallica concert in 2013.

This will serve as a year end-function, even though the event date is only in April, but the staff are very excited!
11 April 2012
Absol is on the lookout for smart, disciplined and organised personnel that know how to deliver brilliant service. If you fit the description above we might just have an amazing opportunity for you.

< News 2011 />

04 August 2011
Yesterday (3rd of August 2011) at approximately 02h00 CAT, Absol Internet Business Solutions experienced a failure on the core backbone fibre link to our primary data centre and hosting facility in Centurion. Our network engineers began troubleshooting the failure immediately and escalated the problem with our data centre technical team. This outage affected all services including Email, Hosting and DNS services.
09 June 2011
The National Planning Commission has released their Diagnostic Document and elements of the Vision Statement for 2030, using www.npconline.gov.za - developed and hosted by Absol. The website is an interface that connects its users to NPC through news articles as well as downloadable documents, and the facility to send comments and enquiries.
23 May 2011
Web guru Arthur Goldstuck has signed a partnership with Howzit MSN, bringing a revolutionary 'Tech and Gadgets' channel to MSN. Absol has delivered the development and hosting for the channelizer, where all of the latest tech news and articles pulled from www.gadget.co.za will be easily accessible from MSN, or the channel itself: http://gadget.tech.howzit.msn.com.
06 February 2011
Absol developed an on-site delegate registration system and e-commerce platform for Summit Business Media to manage their flagship event held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from the 7th to the 10th of February 2011.

This is the 7th year in a row the Kentucky, USA based firm has entrusted this responsibility to Absol.

< News 2010 />

THE PRESIDENCY OF SOUTH AFRICA
30 September 2010
Absol now hosts and supports the official site for the South African presidency, built in Absol Publisher. The site features all speeches and press releases by the members of parliament, as well as the option to subscribe to a regular newsletter and send comments to the presidency.
 
21 July 2010
To better support our clients, Absol is planning maintenance to our server infrastructure and is moving selected clients on to a new more powerful server.
30 June 2010
The Most Complete, Open, and Integrated x86 Systems.
June 28, 2010 - Today Oracle is announcing a complete refresh of its Sun Fire x86 cluster systems. Oracle's new Sun x86 systems are designed to run demanding Oracle and non-Oracle business applications in integrated and optimized x86 clusters.
11 June 2010
It gives Absol great pleasure to announce the launch of the new Department of Sports and Recreation South Africa website in time for the launch of the FIFA 2010 world cup held in South Africa. Go Bafana Bafana!!!
13 January 2010
Intranets, extranets, portals, and Digital media greatly facilitate organisational communication, these communication tools ensure knowledge sharing and a single source for all internal communications.

< News 2009 />

18 December 2009
Absol is currently closed over the Christmas and New Year period and will be open again on the 4th January 2010. A number of staff are on call for any urgent requirements.
26 November 2009
Are your servers slow and your costs spiralling? Help is at hand.

If you need new ways to improve your business performance, increase server capabilities and streamline your data processes, then look no further. Join the Sun and Intel EMEA Business Information Forum and find out how to boost your performance while saving money.
30 June 2009
Sun's new range of Hybrid Unified Storage is now available. Absol has created this quick reference page for customers seeking additional information.

If you are in the market for a SAN or NAS then you must look here!
12 February 2009
As one of South Africa's premiere Internet Software Development companies, Absol has recently been upgraded to a Microsoft GOLD Certified Partner
20 January 2009
At a recent event to honour the efforts of Sun Partner Advantage members for 2008, Sun Microsystems recognised Absol Internet Business Solution's performance in the x64 server space.
05 January 2009
Sun Fire X2200 M2 server on promotion. Get an enterprise-class Quad-Core server, 4GB RAM, 500GB RAID server for only R17,999 inclusive of VAT

< News 2008 />

14 August 2008
The CRN Outlook Awards Survey for 2008 was launched today, running on Absol's award-winning Content Management System.
29 April 2008
Absol was invited to attend the 3-day Internet World 2008 conference in London, England.
14 January 2008
The AbsolPublisher driven website for the National Productivity Institute was recently given a makeover by Absol's development team.

< News 2007 />

26 October 2007
Sun StorageTek 2530 DAS/SAN on promotion. Enterprise quality storage at workgroup prices!
Welcome to new clients
18 July 2007
Absol welcomes the following new clients: SimekaBSG, EC Logistics, Scuba Scene, Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceuticals, The Amazing Group, ThumbsUp, JetLine Printers and Hambisana
 
30 April 2007
The ACI is the most recent addition to the family of AbsolPublisher driven websites.
05 March 2007
St Mary's Diocesan School for Girls' new web site was launched recently. The site is powered by AbsolPublisher. The award winning content management system provides full control of the site to authorised staff and pupils.
05 February 2007
Once again, Absol provides logistical and IT support to the biggest mining conference in Africa. AbsolPublisher drives the delegate, hotel and sponsor booking systems for International Investment Conference.
05 January 2007
Absol wishes our customers, partners, suppliers and staff a happy new year and all the best for 2007.

< News 2006 />

14 November 2006
Absol is recruiting intelligent, passionate, creative designers and developers. If you think you've got what it takes, then contact us!
01 November 2006
November 6 - 9, 2006 at Gallagher Estate, Midrand, South Africa
22 September 2006
This week Absol launched the new IIConf website powered by the AbsolPublisher CMS. Since 1987, International Investment Conferences (IIC) has organized more than 100 resource investor focused conferences. These programmes have directly or indirectly generated billions of dollars of transactions for mining projects worldwide from both individual and institutional investors. Hosted on Absol's servers in New York City, the site allows for online registrations of delegates, sponsors, speakers and exhibitors for various conferences hosted all over the world and enables IIC staff to manage all backend transactions via a web interface.
02 August 2006
Absol together with Valor IT wins the South African Management Development Institute (SAMDI) tender.

The SAMDI website will enable SAMDI's activities to reach a wider audience and help to expedite networking, both locally and internationally by means of new methods of audience-targeted content delivery.
11 July 2006
The National Productivity Institute of South Africa is now powered by AbsolPublisher.
03 July 2006
Pricing update on the Galaxy range of X2100, X4100 and X4200 servers from Sun Microsystems. All of these servers are certified to run 32-bit and 64-bit Windows, Solaris and all flavours of Linux.
01 February 2006
Computer Reseller News launches their new website powered by the AbsolPublisher Content Management System

< News 2005 />

14 November 2005
Absol deploys and manages an internet cafe and wireless internet hotspot for the London Bullion Market Association Precious Metals Conference held at the Sandton Convention Centre
14 October 2005
Absol is looking for talented staff to join our family.
If you have technical or programming skills, and you match our needs, then send us your CV! We are hiring at various levels.
12 September 2005
Sun Microsystems has introduced industry-standard servers that it says will more than triple the amount of the computer server market it can address.
01 September 2005
Absol now offers the newly launched Sun Microsystems Sun Ultra 20 Workstation plus get the Sun Fire V20z on Special
15 August 2005
Absol awarded the designation of Cisco SMB Select Partner after completing a focused effort to increase the level of Cisco sales and support capabilities within its organization.
24 July 2005
Absol has launched an e-commerce website for CUM Books, the Christian Family Bookstore. Built on the AbsolPublisher content management system, christianbookstore.co.za offers online shopping access to hundreds of products.
13 May 2005
Visit Absol Internet Business Solutions in Hall 2 Stand G11 where we will be sharing a stand with our customer: Executive Business Brief. On the stand we will be showcasing an amazing new display technology you won't want to miss! 17-20 May 2005
10 May 2005
Sun Microsystems has introduced its first dual-core server based on the new industry-standard Dual-Core AMD Opteron processor and announced dual-core architecture for its entire x64 product line.
14 April 2005
Sun Microsystems has announced performance and feature enhancements to its AMD Opteron processor-based systems, expanding its offering for network computing.
04 April 2005
Following a comprehensive redesign, a new version of the popular CosmeticWeb portal was launched today. Powered by AbsolPublisher, this site offers a wealth of information about the Cosmetics, Toiletries and Fragrances industries.
Absol welcomes new clients
31 March 2005
Absol is proud to welcome the following new customers for the month of March.

Nikon SA, CUM Books, MH Automation, Survival Technology, Cotton Traders, Independent Bond Originators and Lifestyle Emporium Interior Architecture and Design
 
10 February 2005
Absol deploys and manages an internet cafe and wireless internet hotspot for Indaba 2005, the Investing in Mining Conference held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre
28 January 2005
Amazing server special! Invest in a real server to run your business-critical applications, at the price of a clone!
Sun Microsystems 64-bit Server plus Microsoft Windows Server 2003 less 30% discount!

< News 2004 />

25 November 2004
AbsolPublisher was awarded the ComputerWeek Strategist Best of Breed Award for 2004/2005 in the CMS Category. We are honoured AbsolPublisher has been recognised as the best Content Management System in South Africa.
24 November 2004
Absol is the sixth company in South Africa to be awarded Microsoft's .NET Connected Logo certification. Absol received the certificate for its online Internet audience measurement, tracking and analysis application, AbsolStats, which successfully passed Microsoft testing and verification in July 2004.
03 November 2004
On the eve of the US Elections, Absol has launched a brand new website based in New York City. Resource Investor is a news site providing complete coverage on worldwide extractive industries. ResourceInvestor.com will present sector news, commentary, analysis, opinion and analytics with an unashamed investment focus - all in one place and package.
16 September 2004
Absol Internet Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd is very proud to announce that it has been selected as one of only 60 resellers nationally that have been awarded contracts to begin trading as a Sun Microsystems Volume Product Reseller.
Microsoft Business Solutions Partner
06 June 2004
Absol has received partner accreditation with the Microsoft Business Solutions Programme. Certification has been attained with the Navision suite of accounting and ERP products.
 
11 May 2004
The management and staff of Absol Internet Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd have successfully concluded a management buyout of the business, as a going concern, from Softline Limited.
06 April 2004
Gauteng's most popular regional radio station YFM 99.2, in partnership with Absol Internet Business Solutions, has deployed a wireless (WiFi) hotspot in Joburg's trendy Zone in Rosebank...
18 March 2004
Absol recently launched the new YFM website; read this case study by Microsoft detailing Absol's implementation of the first YFM site.
02 March 2004
Absol Internet Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd re-launched the new YFM website (www.yfm.co.za) on the 1st of March 2004. YFM, whose listenership stands at over 1.7 million weekly listeners (RAMS 2003A), has a strong, long-standing relationship with Absol and left all aspects of the redevelopment of their online business strategy in Absol's capable hands.

< News 2003 />

01 December 2003
Softline Sybiz recently enlisted Absol to re-develop their website using Absol's flagship product, AbsolPublisher.
01 November 2003
The new version of AbsolStats was successfully launched today. If you would like to sign up for a free 45 day trial of the system, click here, otherwise visit http://www.absolstats.co.za for more information on the system.
29 October 2003
With the release of our new version of AbsolStats comes an optimised pricing structure as well as some exciting new packages.
01 August 2003
An AbsolPublisher website has been developed and launched for Softline Lorge.
14 July 2003
A new portal was launched for the Department of Communications using the AbsolPublisher Content Management System. The Presidential International Advisory Council on ICT now co-ordinate all activities and communications via the internet.
06 May 2003
Softline has launched their new website and brand identity with the help of Absol and the AbsolPublisher Content Management System.
17 April 2003
Softline, Absol's parent company, announced on the 17th of April 2003 that it intends to delist from the Johannesburg Securities Exchange.

Should the delisting go though, it will have NO effect on Absol. The internet business solutions provider will continue operating as normal.

< News 2002 />

Softline release interim results
19 November 2002
Softline shows positive increases in revenue, operating margin, earnings per share and cash position.
 
Absol has moved Offices
18 November 2002
On the 18th of November 2002, Absol moved back to their original premises in Pretoria East.
Please note that Absol's telephone and fax numbers have changed to (012) 365-2142 and (012) 365-2271 respectively.
 
23 October 2002
Absol has recently been awarded a services contract entrusting them with full development responsibility and technical support services for Masterskill, South Africa's leading supplier of technology-enhanced training products and services. Absol will be supporting and improving the entire range of electronic products and services marketed by Masterskill in Southern Africa.
16 October 2002
Absol is planning to release a new version of their successful Web Tracking and Statistics system, AbsolStats, scheduled for launch in the fourth quarter of 2003.
The new version will feature quicker, optimised code, a re-designed user interface, additional reports and a host of other improvements.
18 September 2002
By teaming with Absol, Yfm implemented a solution built on Microsoft® technologies that add exciting features, like real-time chats and interactive polls. Better still, the new, award-winning site was built and maintained at a fraction of the total cost of the previous environment.
01 September 2002
Absol is now a Microsoft Certified Partner.
31 July 2002
Edge-1 Solutions has reverted back to its original name: Absol.
23 May 2002
Softline, the international accounting and payroll software developer, today reported an 18% growth in revenue for FY02, to R487-million.