We believe that Distributed Ledger (DLT) and Blockchain technologies carry the potential to transform the way we do business, government, nonprofits and more. This is what the future looks like. Our team is passionate about utilizing the full power of DLTs to help make that future brighter.
Leading our high-profile clients through the blockchain and cryptocurrency hysteria as their trusted partners, we help them to distinguish and extract real business value from the media hype and glitter.
As part of the SovTech Group, SovTech’s Blockchain Lab has access to one of the biggest networks of engineering, cryptography, and cybersecurity talent in Africa. Our expertise has already helped many SMBs and enterprises including CentBee, ZAR-X, The South African Reserve Bank, Global Telecoms, Project UBU and many others.
Tried and tested, we've taken projects from idea and concept all the way through to ICO, Token Development, and Ecosystem Launch.
We gather initial requirements during an introductory call or meeting. The project gets a size assessment to clarify the approximate budget and time range for its implementation. We put together a List of high-level requirements, a formal project size assessment, a workshop proposal, and SOW
Legal & Compliance
We bring in our trusted partners to ensure that all checks and balances add up, and we are legally not in any breach of any national or international laws, depending on which jurisdiction we are operating in. In some cases, new entities are setup in one of our recommended domiciles
When the product is ready for production release, we plan out the launch in sync with marketing, sales, devops and customer support teams. We also set up system health checks and define support and maintenance processes to ensure smooth operation of the system.
Strategy & Concept Workshop
Together with a team of subject matter experts, business analysts, tech and product leads we define existing and desired business processes, transform business needs into functional requirements, identify risks and limitations, create the initial vision of the architecture and technology stack to be used.
Design & Development
Once the project is confirmed for implementation we gather a product engineering team, assign a dedicated project manager and business analyst. We use agile methodologies for iterative development and close communication between the project team and the client.
Support & Further Growth
It all starts with the successful launch. We offer support and maintenance services, as well as dedicated and extended teams that help you grow and expand your product further.
TOOLS & TECHNOLOGIES
Our team of polyglot developers is by no means limited by the below technologies, but these come highly recommended based on production experience.
- open source blockchain, backed by the Linux foundation
- The world’s leading public smart contract platform.
- Open platform for building private and public blockchains.
- Stellar is a platform that connects banks, systems, and people
Our results speak for themselves
"SovTech has provided a number of core blockchain solutions to Project UBU, under tight deadlines and complex shifting briefs in cutting edge technologies. There work has been professional, creative, on-budget, and on-time. We have come to see them as a strategic partner."
Steven Sidley, CTO @ Project UBU
SovTech has been building custom software solutions for over 6 years, and winning awards for it too. From fintech to healthcare, from renewable energy to recycling, we’ve got the necessary expertise and insights to help you solve your business challenges.
Proven Track Record
We’ve helped numerous later stage startups, SMBs and Africa's biggest companies build impactful software solutions. You’ll be in good company along with Standard Bank, Deloitte, SOLA Future Energy, Transport for London, Sureswipe, Project UBU and many others.
It’s easy to get overwhelmed in the fast-paced world of cryptocurrencies and blockchains. With SovTech's Blockchain Lab’s R&D team on board you can rest assured you’ll be on top of the latest trends, tools and platforms. We’ll always keep you one step ahead of the competition.
Our network consists of over 100 of the most influential players in the African blockchain space, and sit on advisory panels to the South African Reserve Bank when it comes to regulation. With some of the best in-house engineers on the continent, we ensure your project is worked on by the best and brightest.
We’re entrepreneurs ourselves and possess a portfolio of spin-off product businesses. Our project teams - from business analysts to engineers - apply all of that accumulated business expertise, proactiveness and hard work to ensure your project’s success.
SovTech's Blockchain Lab operates with clients all the way from Norway in the north, to South Africa in the south. We’re always just a phone call away no matter where in the world you are.
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