06 September 2012, Trivandrum: IBS Software has been awarded the prestigious ‘IT Provider of the Year’ for the air cargo industry for the year 2012 by Singapore based Payload Asia. The award was announced on 05 September at the Payload Asia Conference in Singapore, a premiere global industry event attended by leading personalities from the air freight industry including leading airlines, industry consultants & experts, airports and other service providers. This global award for acknowledging excellence amongst technology providers is given based on a world-wide independent on-line poll by various stake holders of the air cargo industry. IBS was adjudged the winner, from among the short listed companies, based on three parameters – relevance and currency of offering, product innovation and range of value added services provided. In all, 16 awards covering the entire industry were presented to “airlines, airports and organizations that have risen above the challenges through market adeptness, innovative products or superior strategy to excel and make a positive impact on the market”.
Established in 1984, the Singapore based Payload Asia is one of the most widely read and respected trade journals on the air cargo industry and an authoritative source for accurate and up-to-date news and information.
IBS’ iCargo, developed in collaboration with 6 leading airlines, has now emerged as the most definitive cargo management solution in the industry with over 20 leading cargo carriers adopting it replacing their legacy systems. The list includes All Nippon Airways, Austrian Airlines, Kingfisher Airlines, Nippon Cargo Airways, Qantas Freight, S7 Cargo, SpiceJet, South African Airways, Jetblue, Airways and Cargoitalia.