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Awards and Highlights

Company Awards

We have been unwavering in our commitment to innovation and customer service. This has been applauded and recognized over the years through a number of prestigious accolades including:

 

  • Sage National Partner of the Year 2015 – This is highest recognition for Business Partners awarded by Sage

  • Sage X3 Partner of the Year 2015

  • Sage X3 Technical Excellence Partner of the Year 2015

  • Sage X3 Marketing and Sales Collaboration Global Award 2015

  • Sage X3 Technical Excellence Award 2014

  • Sage X3 Boldness Global Award 2013

  • Sage ERP Best Performer 2013 Gauteng

  • Sage X3 and Sage CRM Certified Gold Partner 2012. Our highly skilled professionals currently operate throughout Southern Africa and are specialists in the implementation, integration and support of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Solutions. Parity Software has branches in Johannesburg and Cape Town.

  • Sage X3 Certified Solutions Provider 2011.

  • Sage X3 Premier Partner 2009, 2010

  • Sage X3 Certified Developer 2010

  • Business Solutions Competency Awards Finalist 2008

  • Business Solutions Competency Awards Finalist 2007

  • ISV Software Solutions Competency Finalist 2007

  • Microsoft Gold Certified Partner 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

  • Microsoft® Business Solutions – Great Plains® Business Solutions Developer of the Year 2004

  • Microsoft® Business Solutions – Great Plains® Solutions Developer of the Year 2002

  • Microsoft® Business Solutions – Great Plains® Solutions Developer of the Year 2001

  • Microsoft® Business Solutions – Great Plains® Technical Innovator of the Year 2000

  • Microsoft® Business Solutions – Great Plains® Solutions Developer of the Year 1999

COMPANY HIGHLIGHTS

1983 :
Parity starts operations as a partnership under the leadership of Ken Fargher. Starts software development for companies such as Stevesn & Co ( Ryobi ), Ster Kinekor, Toron, Irene Film Laboratories, The Cold Chain, The Reserve Bank, African Bank, JSE, JCE.
1989 :
Parity Software is registered as a Closed Corporation “Diagonal Computers CC” and trading as Parity Software with the advent of the new Close Corporation Act.
1991 :
Parity Software starts developing ACCPAC modules and produces its flagship module, National Accounts. This module is used by more than 800 companies worldwide on six continents and distributed by five International Distributors.

Our Inventory Manager module, a highly technical inventory replenishment module, has more than 300 sites worldwide. Locally, 30 AFROX Pharmacies currently use the module.

Our Debit Clearing module has some 50 sites in South Africa alone and is used for debiting bank accounts via ACB. Clients include Armed Response, American Express and many franchises like Juicy Lucy, Wimpy and Golden Egg.

1997 :
Parity Software is approached by Microsoft® Business Solutions–Great Plains® Software to become a developer. Nearly 300 international sites are currently using our Microsoft Dynamics® GP modules. To date, we have produced amongst others, our National Accounts Module, Debit Clearing Module and Creditors Reconciliation Module.
1998 :
Parity registers as a Closed Corporation Parity Software CC.
2000:
Parity provides its services and expertise to the Massmart Head Office and its Masscash Division. Massmart/Masscash continues to engage Parity as their sole ERP provider.
2006 :
Parity is awarded Microsoft Gold Certified Status.
2008 :
In recognition of Parity’s excellent track record in supplying solutions to the distribution, manufacturing and trading industries Parity is invited by Softline ACCPAC to become a premier Certified Sage X3 implementation partner.
2009 :
Masscash, a leading division of MassMart, awards Parity Software for their impeccable track record for ERP implementation and support over the last decade.
2010 :
Parity Software is commissioned by Sage PLC to develop an acceptable international Cashbook module for Sage X3.
2011 :
Parity implements the first Standard Version of Sage X3 in South Africa at Omega Refrigeration.
2012 :
Parity is awarded Sage Gold Certified Partner Status for Sage X3 and Sage CRM.

Parity provides its service and expertise to:

Europcar, one of South Africa’s leading car rental companies.

Universal Paper and Plastics, a leading manufacturing firm of printed napkins, bathroom tissue and household towels.

Bearings International, a leading southern African distributor of bearings and power transmission products.

Dawn Group of Companies, a leading manufacturing and distribution firm of quality branded hardware, sanitaryware, plumbing, kitchen, engineering and civil products.

Parity rolls out the second phase implementation of Sage X3 CRM at Bluestar Digital (DMX) – Recurring Billing module.

2013 :

Parity is awarded Sage National Solutions Provider of the year 2012 – The highest recognition awarded by Sage for excellence in Development, Sales and Technical Expertise 

Parity achieves Premier Status as a Sage Enterprise Solutions Provider 

Parity receives recognition for Highest Sage X3 Sales and Best Performer of Sage CRM

Parity receives recognition as Sage X3 International Boldness Partner of the Year 2012

Parity achieves the Microsoft Partner Network Silver Enterprise Resource Planning Competency for the Year 2014

2014 :

Parity is awarded Sage ERP Best Performer 2013 – Gauteng

Parity achieves Premier Status as a Sage Enterprise Solutions Provider for the second year   running

2015 :

Parity receives the most coveted award for Technical Excellence on Sage X3 – This award honours partners who have achieved extraordinary results for clients

Parity receives recognition for the very first Sage X3 Version 7 implementation in South Africa

Parity achieves Premier status as a Sage Enterprise Solutions Provider for the third consecutive year 

Parity wins Sage International award for Best Marketing Collaboration

2016 :

Parity is awarded Sage Enterprise National Solutions Provider of the year 2015 – The highest recognition awarded by Sage for excellence in Development, Sales and Technical Expertise 

Parity achieves Sage Platinum Reseller status under the new Sage Business Partner Programme – This is the highest status awarded by Sage for Business Partners

Parity is awarded Sage X3 Partner of the Year – 2015

Parity is awarded Sage X3 Technical Excellence award – 2015. This award honours partners who have achieved extraordinary results for clients