IT Equipment is obsolete after 3 years

Change in IT happens so rapidly and frequently, it is difficult to keep up. Add ‘comfort zone’,  ‘The way we used to do things’ and fear of increasing cost, ‘sweating old equipment’, bureaucracy and keeping up becomes even more difficult. Juxtapose the following: The way in which data is processed and stored safely now and into the future is ever … Read More

We did it, again.

We did it, again. Salt has once again won the PMR Diamond Arrow Award in the category IT Consulting Companies in Namibia. Salt is once again the highest rated in our sector. We add this award proudly to our existing collection of another three PMR Diamond Arrow Awards. PMR’s research process involves taking samples from 160 CEO’s, MD’s, owners of … Read More

Mint, Salt and Microsoft making footprints across Africa

Mint Management Technologies and Salt Essential IT in conjunction with global software developer Microsoft embarked on the technology giant’s African expansion journey into West, East and Central Africa (WECA) by providing Namibian organisations with a ‘first look into Microsoft’s next generation of business applications’ during an event hosted on December 1, 2016 in Windhoek, Namibia. The event focused on Microsoft’s … Read More

Salt 2.0 A new Journey has begun

Have you noticed that the world is busy changing at a rate that sometimes seems to exceed our own ability to adjust. Change has become the new norm and “adapt or die” seems to be the new buzzword. At Salt we have never tried to adapt to our surroundings, instead we have always tried to be at the forefront of … Read More

Merry Christmas and a prosperous 2017

We are fast approaching the end of 2016, and we would like to take the opportunity to thank you, our most loyal customers, for your patience, commitment and ultimately, your trust in Salt during the past year. The Salties wish you all the best for this festive season. If you are travelling, please be safe. We hope that you will … Read More

Flexpod Hijacks Namibian Business Community

Respected members of the Namibian business community were swooped away on the Desert Express luxury train late afternoon in Windhoek, Namibia on Thursday, 11 July 2013. This spectacular event organised by Salt Essential IT (Pty) Ltd, and supported by Interdist, NetApp and Cisco, would showcase the revolutionary Expresspod and Flexpod systems incorporating Cisco USC (Unified Computing System) as well as NetApp Storage. The FlexPod platform is the result of Cisco and NetApp collaborating with operating system, hypervisor, and application technology providers.

FlexPod is built on leading computing, networking, storage, and infrastructure software components.

SimpliVity’s OmniCube Launched in Africa by Salt Essential IT

Windhoek, 20 November, 2013 – SALT ESSENTIAL IT, Namibia’s foremost IT Specialist and Cloud Services Provider can now offer SimpliVity’s solution, OmniCube. Salt is the first partner of SimpliVity in Africa and the first to make this hyper-converged infrastructure solution available to its clients here in Namibia. The new technology was showcased earlier in November to government institutions, banks and other organisations.

IT infrastructure is in place to serve the business applications that run on it. However, a snapshot of today’s modern IT environment shows that it is usually complex, costly, and often inflexible.

Congratulations Nina, Valentine’s Winner

Nina’s message: “The person I’d like to nominate for the ambassador of love would be my mother, Franciska Paulino. (She does not have facebook though.) I would say my mum because there is nothing that helps sculpt an individual more than the consistent as well as firm love that a mother gives. I believe its the purest and most beautiful love. So for the years of patience, understanding, support…

Men on the Side of the Road project professionalises its services with assistance from Salt Essential IT

Windhoek, 20 January, 2014 – Men on the side of the Road (MSR), an organisation that helps men to gain marketable skills, is continuing its professionalisation. Salt Essential IT, Namibia’s foremost IT Specialist and System Integrator, knows that a solid, working IT-infrastructure is vital for any organisation to succeed, including MSR. That is why Salt is donating time and services to upgrade and improve the website and e-mail systems of MSR. MSR facilitates change in Namibia by connecting the unemployed with job and training opportunities.