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Coders and gamers get ready for the annual Entelect 100K challenge
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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The renowned annual 100K challenge, presented by Entelect, opens for entries today and will see enthusiastic individuals compete in the ultimate battle to win R100 000 and the honour of taking home the title. This year Entelect presents two new categories of awards, giving contestants a better chance at taking home a prize...

Entelect BootCamp Graduates are in Big Demand in South Africa
Monday, March 31, 2014
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Entelect is leading the way in fast-tracking graduate computer scientists, software engineers and analysts into the South African market place. Considering that these are the most in-demand skills in the world, it’s a big investment that comes with the associated business & financial risks but is paying off in the long run...

Jerome Lucas explains on SAfm how employee rewards and recognition drives growth in organisations
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
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Jerome Lucas outlines to The Talk Shop SAfm host, Naledi Moleo, how organisations can benefit from the implementation of staff rewards programmes. Enhanced employee recognition and retention is one benefit, while the ability to change behaviour results in direct increases in revenues and profitability. ...

Impressive Year End Growth Statistics for Entelect
Thursday, December 5, 2013
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Entelect’s year-end party was held on 22 November at Tres Jolie in Rumsig, where fellow colleagues teamed up and built Wendy Houses for underprivileged communities and partied on into the late hours. Evening highlights included the internal R100k play-offs hosted by tech guru Evan Knowles, long service awards by Managing Director, Shashi Hansjee and year-end wrap up speech by CEO Charles Pritchard where he confirmed that over the last year Entelect's staff count grew by 25%, turnover by 50% and profits doubled! Some of the reasons attributed to this success include:...

Pierre Pretorius Wins R100 000!
Monday, October 7, 2013
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Saturday brought the 2013 Entelect R100K Challenge to a close on the main stage at rAge expo. A fully loaded audience attended the finals which went off superbly under the humorous supervision of Entelect R100K Guru, Evan Knowles. Winner, Pierre Pretorius managed to beat defending 2012 champion, Jaco Cronje in a nail-biting final match...

Entelect R100k Finalists Named
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
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In this iteration of Entelect’s annual R100 000 AI challenge, players competed in a nostalgic battle of the 8-bit classic, Battle City. Each player controlled a team of two tanks, with the objective of defending their own base while destroying their enemies. A range of maps added variety to the mix while the grand prize gave motivation – R100 000 to be awarded to the player who is victorious at the finals to be held at the largest gaming expo in South Africa, the rAge expo...

Top Honours for Entelect at Microsoft
Thursday, April 11, 2013
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Entelect has been selected as a preferred African partner to attend the Microsoft Partner Council. This exclusive "by invitation only" event will be held in Redmond, Washington from 17 to 19 April and has been reserved for 41 Microsoft partner companies worldwide. The schedule includes high powered speakers, private boardroom sessions with top executives, tours of Microsoft’s facilities and introductions to new technologies. ...

Entelect Foundation supporting 45 underprivileged children
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
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Entelect, through its Foundation programme, is mentoring and financially supporting 45 underprivileged school children this year. Beneficiaries' names were put forward by staff members who know them, thus forming part of the company's extended community. Entelect's commitment is to pay for school fees, books, uniforms and other related education activities until they graduate, taking on new recipients each year as the company grows. Coupled with this a team of 25 Entelect volunteers (and friends) are assisting the children and their parents or guardians on weekends with mentorship support...

Graduate bootcamp raises the bar at Entelect
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
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Entelect has used its extensive university networks to hire fifteen of the top Computer Science and Engineering graduates in the country. The range of graduates came from UJ, Wits, UKZN, Rhodes and NMMU, and all were in the top 10% of their respective classes. Over December and January, they were all put through a series of training sessions affectionately known as our Development Bootcamp. The Bootcamp comprised of a series of lectures and practical projects designed to teach the graduates not only the basics of software engineering but also the issues facing software engineers in the enterprise development environment. ...

Entelect announces 60% growth at year-end bash
Friday, December 7, 2012
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Entelect’s annual year-end party took place at Riverstone Lodge on Friday 23 November in Muldersdrift. A variety of team-based “Entelect Survivor Games” activities took place in the afternoon, followed by drinks and prize-giving on the terrace and a superb dinner buffet of South African foods. Dancing and festivities progressed at full vigour with the last bus departing in the early hours of the morning!...

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100K Challenge

The R100k Challenge is a yearly event where we invite the brightest minds of the country to compete against one another by programming artificially intelligent bots. The winner walks off with R100 000!


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