The new non-exclusive agreement will allow SITA to integrate Boon Edam`s self-service boarding gate into its communications and IT solutions and will enable airports and airlines to provide not only a mechanical product, but also front-line service and plug-and-play installation. April 2012 - Royal Boon Edam International BV and air transport IT provider SITA have signed a framework contract for the supply and purchase of Boon Edam`s self-service boarding gate, Airport Swinglane. Invitation to service providers to provide specialized data backup and archiving - Data Protector 7.0 and above (LEVEL 3) Assistance and consulting services for a period of one (1) year of invitation to service providers, CIPC to provide an Informix license For more than a year, Boon Edams Airport Swinglane Airport has been certified with SITA to operate as a plug-and-play solution on its CUTE Airport OpenConnect platform. Airport Swinglane is the latest addition to the innovative range of products specific to Boon Edam Airport, a leading expert in security access solutions and the world leader in revolving doors. With subsidiaries in 17 countries, production sites in the Netherlands, China and the United States, as well as distributors in more than 55 other countries, Boon Edam is a truly global company with its products used in airports around the world. In a move that will accelerate the digital transformation of government services in South Africa, the State Information Technology Agency (SITA) and Microsoft South Africa have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) paving the way for the government`s acquisition of cloud utilities. Microsoft Azure`s arrival in South Africa recently soured after it was reported that Nedbank, Standard, EXXARO and Altron were mingdled in the cloud. In practice, the agreement will allow Microsoft to work with the national, provincial and local government on SITA to: says Ntutule Tshenye, CEO of Acting SITA: "Microsoft`s inclusion in the government`s digital ecosystem is the first of many valued players who will work with SITA to modernize and digitally transform government, enable new business outcomes and improve the citizen experience." More information:Bart van der Steen - Business Development ManagerRoyal Boon Edam International B.V.firstname.lastname@example.org invitation to service providers to provide infrastructure management services for computing centers for a period of three (3) years" We are pleased to work closely with SITA and improve the airport passenger experience. Boon Edam`s self-service boarding gate, combined with SITA`s extensive market experience, will provide the airport sector with the best self-service initiatives that should be accepted and accepted by the global market in the near future. Says Bart van der Steen, Business Development Manager, Royal Boon Edam International BV.