E-business allows companies to link their internal and external processes more efficiently and effectively, and work more closely with suppliers, customers and partners to better satisfy their needs and expectations, leading to improvements in overall business performance.
E-business integrates business processes like, sales, CRM, cataloguing, support, production, purchasing and accounting seamlessly from the existing Business Management Systems to the web. By embracing e-business; businesses cut costs, increase sales, generate more leads and improve service.
The popularity and accessibility of smart mobile devises and the improvements to internet connectivity and speed has seen the internet user base in South Africa explode. Social media platforms are too playing their part in educating users on the web's potential and driving their expectations of the tools you provide them with to interact with your business.
Simply put, customers want and expect you to be online and if you are not - you are giving them an excuse to do business with your competition.
Online Innovations is long established, with the key members of the consulting team all having a mature knowledge of business. We have a comprehensive understanding of best business practices and primary Business Management Software applications and take the time to research and understand your business and objectives, then deliver dependable e-business solutions that bring together and complete your business processes whilst delivering the correct brand message and positive user experience.
Taking your business processes online, allows customers and employees to interact with your Business Management System via a standard internet browser - desktop or mobile device. However, just like a professional telephone manner is important for your reception, so too is it important that your online business tools makes the correct first impression.
Our team of software designers have - a remarkable understanding of the visual nature of the web, a sound knowledge of the latest web technologies, design principles and best business practices - and this ensures that Online Innovations deliver world-class business software solutions that are easy to use and are intuitive.
E-business systems inherently have greater security risks than traditional business systems, therefore it is important for e-business systems to be fully protected against these risks. Customers, suppliers and employees may use your e-business system daily and expect their confidential information to stay secure.
Online Innovations have a deep understanding of the internet and the security concerns for e-businesses and invest heavily in physical security measures as well as data storage, data transmission, anti-virus software, firewalls, encryption and skills to ensure that our customers business and customer information is kept private and confidential and that we can always offer sound data security advice.
Our aim is to assist and advise businesses on how to take best advantage of the web technologies that help businesses work smarter not harder. Online Innovations tailor e-business solutions to fit their brand and their clients so they can do e-business on the internet with the confidence that their online goals will be met.
Although based in Port Elizabeth, we have many customers outside of the Eastern Cape. Online Innovations service customers in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town and have international customers in the United Kingdom and Europe.
Online Innovations is an e-business software development company specializing in consulting, integration with business management software and online business processes.
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