By Paul Marketos, Director at Metrix Software Solutions. I’m not particularly pedantic about how English is used. Languages evolve continually – as long as meaning is clear I don’t mind how the language gets adapted. So when people start verbing a noun...
IsoMetrix Software embeds QlikView analytics ahead of global drive. QlikView, the business discovery tool lauded by Gartner for empowering business users with powerful, easy-to-use and easily modelled analytics, has signed an original equipment manufacturing (OEM) partner in South Africa – IsoMetrix. Under the global agreement, QlikView has been embedded as the analytics component of the IsoMetrix.NET platform, used by companies […]
Not being on top of absolutely everything that is going on within your company can have a detrimental effect. Many corporations are over-confident that they can manage and handle anything that is thrown their way and even though many companies have suffered big losses as a result, the mindset remains in many industries. If you want to ensure that your […]
Businesses and the way in which consumers respond to them has changed a great deal over recent years. In the past consumers may have been looking for the cheapest rate, but these days consumers are generally more aware of who they are buying from, and often that means businesses lose money as potential buyers see them as undeserving of their […]
Many companies want to create and implement their own customised internal control systems, but fear that this can be difficult and expensive. Now with the IsoMetrix Agile Application Framework this is completely possible and actually quite simple too. With the use of this particular system you can develop even complicated systems for your business without having any development knowledge at […]
IsoMetrix – A Top ISO 9001 Quality Management System for Your Business In many markets there are requirements for excellence. If you want to be able to compete with others in the same industry, you are going to have to ensure that you can offer a level of quality that cannot be beaten. Many industries impose various standards and expectations […]
ISO 9001 is an internationally recognised standard for the quality management of businesses. This means that those companies that are accredited ISO 9001 compliant will meet with a certain level of quality, and will be required to do so for as long as they want to remain accredited as such. This particular standard is just one amongst many that form […]
HSEC management, which is the term given to the management of Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance within a business, is something that can be quite successfully carried out with the assistance of the right software package. In every industry there are legal regulations, laws and guidelines set in place and HSEC management software packages of this nature will ensure that […]
Ensure a Favourable Environmental Sustainability Status for Your Business Today’s customer is more evolved than in the past. These days the consumer takes matters of environmental sustainability seriously. Gone are the days where the customer would just be interested in mass produced products for the sake of saving a few bucks. With credit being what it is in this day […]
Systems for Businesses – Environmental Management in South Africa The modern business wants to ensure that it is focused on social responsibility, economic prosperity and of course, environmental sustainability. Environmental management in South Africa is just what you need if you want to ensure that environmental responsibilities are more easily integrated into the daily operations of your business. If you are […]
If you run a business in any type of environment where you have a workforce, you will need to think about the various risks that the business is facing. There are all sorts of occupational health and safety standards that will need to be met in every industry and if you want to ensure that you have not left your […]
Occupational Health and Hygiene Management Systems and How They Can Benefit Your Business Every business owner has legal and moral obligations to meet, especially if they want their business to run smoothly and be compliant with the specific laws and regulations of their particular industry. Various health and safety procedures and systems will need to be introduced into the workplace, […]
Need Sustainability Software for Your Business? Metrix Software Solutions Can Help The average business operating today will probably not actively manage sustainability, but this is starting to change. Business owners and managers have started to realise the importance of this and how it can benefit a variety of corporate activities and outcomes. What exactly is sustainability and how can technology […]
In order for any system to be sustainable it must be able to make use of its resources without depleting them. When it comes to business, with the right sustainability management solution in place you should see your business expanding and growing at a steady rate without exhausting its resources or having a negative impact on a variety of variables. […]
As a business owner you will need to ensure that your legal and moral obligations are being met by providing various health and safety procedures and features in the work place. Many companies invest in occupational health software which makes the process simpler and more efficient for them. The first steps to ensuring that your obligations are being met include […]
HSEC software packages help your business prosper Do you know what HSEC stands for? Well, don’t feel dismayed because the fact of the matter is that many companies do not know what HSEC actually stands for. It is the name given to a number of management software packages and stands for Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance. Software packages designed to […]
Need SHEQ Manager Software? IsoMetrix is the Perfect Choice Those running a business will probably be aware of how important it is to have a SHEQ manager at their disposal. SHEQ stands for Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality, and it incorporates all the risk potentials presented to a business by these various areas. Any one person responsible for all of […]
A modern-day business will be faced with many risks and challenges and it is the task of the management team to implement a risk management strategy to minimise the potential negative effects of such risks. Every business will have a variety of risks posed at various levels within the enterprise. A risk management software system such as IsoMetrix will be […]
Is your business safe from the potential risks posed to it on a daily basis? If not, the time to make provisions is now. The longer you leave your business at risk, the more you stand to lose due to non-compliance issues, penalties, litigation and so on. Every business owner needs to think about the various risks that the industry […]
With the help of quality management software you can ensure that your target audience gets what they need when they need it and that every time they come back, your products and services are just better and more impressive. Quality management software and control is specifically important within the manufacturing industry. Ensuring that your products are made according to a […]
By Hayden Green, Head of Sustainability, IsoMetrix Good governance is the product of strong risk and compliance management. So setting them out to have a relationship of equivalence is misleading. GRC therefore is something of a tautology: governance...
By Hayden Green, Head of Sustainability, IsoMetrix When Corporate Governance first entered common usage, in the mid-70s, it referred to the inter-relationship between directors, executives and shareholders...
Job Title SQL Developer Department Software Developement Reporting to Development Manager Location Fourways, Johannesburg Position type Permanent Date Advertised 13 August 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a leading provider of software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance management and reporting. We […]
Senior Project Manager – South Africa Job Title Senior Project Manager Department Projects Reporting to Programme Manager Location Fourways, Johannesburg Position type Permanent Date Advertised 3 August 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a leading provider of software solutions for Governance, […]
Junior System Consultant – Atlanta Job Title Junior System Consultant Department Projects Reporting to Managing Director: North America Location Atlanta Position type Permanent Date Advertised 17 July 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix USA Inc. is a fast-growing, international software company playing a leading role in software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance. We […]
Test Analyst – South Africa Job Title Test Analyst Department Solutions Reporting to Senior Manager: Operations Location Fourways, Johannesburg Position type Permanent Date Advertised 11 July 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a leading provider of software solutions for Governance, Risk and […]
Junior Frontend Developer – South Africa Job Title Junior Frontend Developer Department Software Development Reporting to Chief Software Engineer Location Fourways, Johannesburg Position type Permanent Date Advertised 11 June 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a leading provider of software solutions for […]
Business Analyst – South Africa Job Title Business Analyst Department Projects Reporting to Programme Manager Location Fourways, Johannesburg Position type Permanent Date Advertised 25 June 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a leading provider of software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance […]
Business Analyst – Perth Job Title Business Analyst Department Projects Reporting to Managing Director: Australia Location Perth, Australia Position type Permanent Date Advertised 4 June 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix is a fast-growing international software company playing a leading role in solutions for Governance Risk and Compliance. We are looking for an individual to play […]
Business Analyst – Atlanta Job Title Business Analyst (specialised field) Department Projects Reporting to Projects Director Location Alpharetta, Atlanta Position type Permanent Date Advertised 21 June 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix USA Inc. is a fast-growing, international software company playing a leading role in software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance. We are looking for […]
BI Developer (Integrations) – Atlanta Job Title BI Developer (Integrations) Department Projects Reporting to Director: Software Development Location Alpharetta, Atlanta Position type Permanent Date Advertised 1 August Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix USA Inc. is a fast-growing, international software company playing a leading role in software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance. We are looking […]
BI Developer – South Africa Job Title BI Developer Department Projects Reporting to BI Team Lead / BI Manager Location Fourways, Johannesburg Position type Permanent Date Advertised 29 June 2018 Start Date As soon as possible Salary Market-related IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a leading provider of software solutions for […]
Mining company, Gold Fields has commissioned local technology company, IsoMetrix, to implement an encompassing health, safety and environment solution at its South Deep Mine near Westonaria. Up to now, South Deep’s health, safety and environment management has...
One of the world’s largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, Anadarko, has commissioned South Africa-based IsoMetrix to automate its social management functions. IsoMetrix, a leading supplier of software for Governance, Risk...
Platinum mine signs IsoMetrix and its Bakubung Platinum Mine, owned by Wesizwe, is scheduled to commence production in the last quarter of 2018. The first blasting of the ventilation shaft took place in July 2012. Wesizwe has appointed IsoMetrix to provide...
AngloGold Ashanti has chosen IsoMetrix as the preferred software solution for Social Management at all its operations in Continental Africa Region and South America Region. IsoMetrix provides a comprehensive social management solution, including resettlement...
The Basix Group, specialists in the integration of technologies within the security, transportation, x-ray screening, communication infrastructures and control room industries, have signed with IsoMetrix to provide a complete SHEQ solution.
In 2010, Transnet launched a Safety Culture Programme known as the Golden Safety League which runs across all four divisions: Freight Rail, Engineering, Ports and Pipelines. This programme was implemented using a sport league concept where participating sites are...
Metrix Software Solutions has won the QlikView OEM Partner of the Year award at the QlikView Partner Channel Awards Dinner on Wednesday night. The event was hosted by one of Johannesburg’s top hotels in the heart of Sandton’s business district. This is the second...
Australian business intelligence specialist SIBA Solutions has hailed its recent collaborative partnership with IsoMetrix Australia as a major advance for companies addressing the management challenges of workplace health and safety. SIBA Solutions, best known...
Endeavor is a global philanthropic organisation established to help high impact entrepreneurs grow their businesses. At Endeavor’s 48th International Selection Panel (ISP), held in Buenos Aires from 6-8 May 2013, Paul and Dennis Marketos, representing Metrix Software...
IsoMetrix, the governance and compliance (GRC) solutions software firm, is taking its IsoMetrix application – featuring an OEM (original equipment manufacturer) embedded version of the QlikView business intelligence tool – global. After a year of successfully marketing and supporting the combined QlikView business intelligence and IsoMetrix application in Africa, Metrix is now ready to expand into Australia, Chile, and the […]
A strong safety culture means that employees take responsibility and ownership of their safety and the safety of their fellow employees. Technology is another part of the EHS tool kit. Technological innovation has an over-arching influence on EHS departments in all industries and in all regions. Embracing technology as an enabler of safer environments is an important part of establishing […]
On 21 February 2019, South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni announced that the Carbon Tax Bill will come into effect on 1 June 2019. This announcement is the culmination of nearly a decade of preparation and consultation with industry stakeholders. The Climate Neutral Group in partnership with IsoMetrix have developed a turnkey solution to help organizations manage their carbon footprint and associated tax liabilities. What […]
This month, we speak with our Canadian Director, Benoit Froment. We find out how our North American office is engaging with partners and why this is the key for our business development and for our customers’ success in this part of the world. . Tell us about those three first years in North America In just three short years, IsoMetrix has […]
Mining companies are forced to confront a complex array of site-specific environmental, health, safety and social risks that workers face day-to-day. How can technology help save costs and drive greater efficiency in EHS and sustainability management? To find out, IsoMetrix engaged independent research and consulting company Verdantix to conduct anonymous telephone interviews with 52 EHS and sustainability executives in mining […]
A growing regulatory environment, higher business complexity and increased focus on accountability have led mining enterprises to pursue a broad range of governance, risk and compliance initiatives. In an era where risks are interdependent and critical controls are shared across the enterprise, having different software solutions to manage Governance Risk and Compliance processes is costly and inefficient. IsoMetrix offers a […]
When Absa Group Limited separated from Barclays Africa, the Resilience Strategy and Engagement Division of the bank had a choice; keep using the legacy software or find a new software solution. Jaun Harmse, Resilience Strategy and Engagement Head: Absa Group explains how choosing IsoMetrix for the Absa OneWorld Resilience initiative played a significant role in the bank winning the BCI Africa Continuity and Resilience Innovation Award. The Resilience Strategy and Engagement division in Barclays Africa is responsible for the analysis, design, implementation and validation of Resilience controls, processes and strategies. The […]
On 9 November 2018, IsoMetrix sponsored the Institute of Risk Management South Africa’s annual award ceremony to celebrate and honour excellence within the risk management sector. IsoMetrix was proud to be a finalist in the category “Risk Management System Providers”, and be represented by customers in the following categories as well: Winner – Omnia Group in the IRMSA 2018 Industry Awards in the category: “Chemicals, Oil and […]
Yes it is. And Sabrina Dias, Founder and President of SDC, will explain why. When a project team arrives, stakes ground, and begins developing a project it can be assumed that the project also comes with a model of development based on economic growth, a western idea of development, capitalism, market economies, efficiency and round-the-clock operations with shift work. But […]