Mars Technologies in ICT merger: Nationally-operating CAIS now part of locally-based Mars Technologies

BY GRAEME LUND - SEPTEMBER 14, 2015

Mars Technologies (Pty) Ltd is a leading black-owned and managed IT solutions company head quartered in Port Elizabeth and with offices in East London and George.

Gert Cronje the dynamic, Managing Director of Mars Technologies says, “We are pleased to announce that we have entered into a definitive merger with CAIS, a leading provider of ICT Managed Services.”

CAIS is a Durban based company with a national footprint and additional offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

“This merger with CAIS who operate nationally, further strengthens our position in the ICT market. The combining of Mars Technologies’ ICT services with CAIS’s Managed Services will provide our clients with world class services and excellence.

“This partnership will significantly increase our market share and is expected to result in greater efficiencies and service delivery,” adds Gert.

 “After much deliberation, CAIS will be known as Mars Technologies as of the 1st of September 2015.”

As CAIS has been bought out by Mars Technologies, the head office will remain in Port Elizabeth.

Gert says, “As with all important business decisions, we will work closely with our clients, partners and employees to make the integration process as smooth as possible.

“The integration of both companies will take place over the next two months. Our valued customers will continue to receive the same high quality service that they have come to expect.”