KalSoft (Pvt) Limited specializes in business software in
Business Development, E-Based applications and web Development (E-Commerce) for
C2C, B2C, and B2B portal and M-Commerce. KalSoft's mission is to upgrade its
customer's business to meet the challenges of the future and to give it an IT
KalSoft, Pakistan's most quality oriented software house, is
a project of Kalia Group, well known name in the business and service sector, it
has been incorporated with the intention of undertaking software development of
It has also developed a number of in house products for
education and financial sector. Its aim is to develop a brand name. For this
purpose all products have been prefixed with Kal to represent that it has been
developed by KalSoft.
Abdul Ghaffar Memon, Chief Executive KalSoft, a dedicated
professional, having experience of over 35 years in IT said that their prime
consideration is to maintain quality and to that end there will be no
compromise. "Excellence is a tradition of Kalia Group and we intend to make
KalSoft a house of excellence as well".
He said KalSoft intends to get ISO 9001 certifies,
implementation of which has already started, in addition it is also in process
to achieve CMM level 3, the first one to have this honour in Pakistan.
KalSoft is managed by a panel of experts having vast
experience in IT and business areas, headed by Ghaffar Memon, who recently
bestowed NCR IT Excellence Award for being an IT Pioneer in Pakistan for the
period 1987-1998 and 1997-2000. Director Software Development of KalSoft Khurram
H. Kalia, is a multiple gold medallist from FAST National University of
Computers & Emerging Sciences and Genius-2000 as has recently been declared
by very reputed Karachi Club.
We always intended to explore foreign markets and in this
regard made many foreign collaborations and signed several MOUs with overseas
companies of USA and Singapore, who will work as marketing arm for software
developed and to be developed by KalSoft, we are also exploring IT markets in
Middle East, Europe, USA, Canada, Australia, and Malaysia. We have also attained
registrations and affiliations with many local and foreign organizations to
serve its purpose, he said.
KalSoft has opened an office in Dubai under a joint venture
agreement with Providence Holding Inc., a US based IT firm. We will provide
technical support while marketing by US firm. Later we will also open an office
in Singapore and US. We hope to get orders for software both from home and
abroad, said Ghaffar Memon. Kalsoft will move into its new software house soon
in Karachi and proposes to have major offices in major cities of Pakistan.
He stressed that KalSoft's main concentration will be towards
exporting quality software that not only earns precious foreign exchange for the
country, but also promote Pakistan as an emerging software market. Apart from
creating IT awareness in the country, KalSoft provides equal opportunity to
young and qualified professionals on pure merit basis.
Ghaffar Memon who was earlier associated with MCB, the
largest private bank of Pakistan as head of its IT department, said KalSoft has
already completed a number of projects in the shape of KalPoint.com, financial
packages of Khanani & Kalia (the first authorized foreign exchange dealer in
Pakistan) and Kalia Security vaults (Pvt) Ltd. It has also developed a software
package for tracking and monitoring projects. The aim is to reduce time and cost
consumed during communication between clients and the company personnel. Kalsoft
also provides companies and individuals with web hosting facilities on very
KalEd, is developed to facilitate facets of Distant Learning,
developed by KalSoft, facilitates all kinds of e-based learning and trading.
KalEd is a revolutionary Idea, which will be a breakthrough in the prevailing
conventionalism of the monotonous structure of educational environment. It is an
interactive virtual university software which is a unique concept and its one of
"Since it provides the infrastructure for educating and
training we have named this software as KalEd-KalSoft Education, it can
facilitate online teaching at schools, colleges and universities. It can also
facilitate online corporate training programs," said Ghaffar Memon.
He said Kalsoft has taken initiative in Pakistan and
successfully developed software of virtual university for the first time in the
country, this concept has been given warm welcome both by the public and private
sector and days are not too far when the concept of distant learning would be a
household name in Pakistan also.