PIKOM – Computertimes ICT Award

November 3, 2003 – OCTANS™, the Council Management System from novaMSC was recognized as one of Internet Application of the Year in prestigious PIKOM-Computimes ICT Awards 2003 at the PIKOM 15th Annual Dinner and ICT Awards 2003.

OCTANS™ was chosen amongst the finalist in the category of the Internet Application of the Year. The application software was selected because of its innovative use of the latest technologies that offer outstanding solutions to its customers. Highly-steeped in domain intelligence, OCTANS™ includes modules typical in any city/town council or local authority such as Planning Permission (Development Control), Building Control, Land Management, Property Valuation, etc. OCTANS™ also employs the Internet comprehensively to facilitate e-submissions and communicate decisions/requests with external parties.

The awards were presented by the guest of honour Tuan Yang Terutama Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Pulau Pinang Tun Dato’ Seri Utama (Dr.) Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Abbas.

Apt to the evening’s theme of “Flying Colours”, more than 1000 attendees comprising senior Government officials, key information and communications technology (ICT) industry players and captains from various industries witnessed the celebrated evening.

A total of 72 nominees were in the running for the prestigious PIKOM-Computimes ICT Awards. The number of nominees was narrowed down to 20 finalists whereby winners of the famed awards would receive recognition of excellence in their respective categories.

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