Tsiko Africa Technologies (Pty) Ltd. is a South African based ICT and Digital technologies company with localized operations specializing in technology design, product manufacturing, software development and solutions operations. Tsiko Africa Technologies was set up as part of the Tsiko Africa Groups growth and diversification strategy and will focus on delivering technology solutions that are end to end, cutting edge and with the ability to transform the customer experience while providing solutions to real world challenges.
Tsiko Africa Technologies has a strategic partnership with a leading international Indian deep-technology company, Tejas Networks Ltd. Tejas Networks is a global optical and data networking products company which is a global top-10 supplier in the optical aggregation market and #1 in the Indian market. Tejas is headquartered in Bangalore, India and is publicly listed in India. The company has over 400,000 system installations in 65+ countries across the world delivering a consistent carrier-grade network uptime of 99.999% over the last ten years. Tejas operates through 12 sales offices globally, 3 R&D centres, 2 contract manufacturing facilities and has many support offices across the globe to support their customer installations.
Tsiko Technologies’ strategic partnership with Tejas Networks has resulted in the establishment of Tsiko Tejas Africa, a South African company wholly owned by Tsiko Africa Technologies, that will deliver a range of broadband-based technology solutions in the local market. The strategic partnership will also enable Tsiko Tejas Africa to utilise Tejas Networks’ brand of leading-edge metro optical and backbone products, setting up local equipment assembly and testing facilities for these products, and extend Tejas’ world-class technical, marketing and sales support to its customers.
Tsiko Technologies intends to identify future bolt-on acquisitions in this area that are synergistic and will enable the business to extend its scope of the service offering across the value chain.