A company which has specialization in building software products is called software house. A software house has software products. These companies also specialise in business and consumer software.
“Software are becoming the new cargo ships and freight trucks. Digital files are becoming the new core commodities. The former won’t eliminate the letters, but a restructuring is happening.” ― Hendrith Vanlon Smith Jr, CEO of Mayflower-Plymouth
List of software houses in Karachi
Pakistan has more than 10,000 software houses and call centres. Following are the top 10 software houses present in Karachi:
The first one is systems limited. MR. Aezaz Hussain is the founder of System Limited. He founded this company in 1977 as the first software house in Pakistan. Systems Limited is the largest software exporter in Pakistan. It is the first information technology company in Pakistan that provides business solutions, and business process outsourcing services. This company gives the services of mortgage, apparel, retail, and BPO.
2 .10 pearls
This software house is located in P.E.C.H.S, Karachi. This company is also providing its services in Washington DC USA, New York USA, England, Medellin Colombia, and Costa Rica. The founders of 10 Pearls are two brothers Imran and Zeeshan Aftab.
Arpatech is located in Sindh Muslim cooperative housing society Karachi.Arpatech specialization in e-commerce and mobile applications development. Jamal Khan is the Ceo of Arpatech. This company was invented in 2003, and today their business has stretched to four continents with offices and employees. No doubt this company has achieved a great milestone. They provide their services in the USA, UK, UAE, and Pakistan.
4. NetSol Technologies
Netsol Technologies is located in P.E.C.H.S Karachi. They have been providing their services in software technologies for more than four decades. Their global experience includes 40 years in America, 25 years in Europe, and 20 years in the Asia Pacific. 1300 employees are currently working under Netsol in Pakistan. NetSol Technologies is an American software company that deals in automobile leasing software.Najib Ullah Ghauri is the founder of NetSol technologies International, and Salim Ghauri is the founder of NetSol Technologies Pakistan.This company has its headquarters in Calabasas, California, United States.
Cubix is located in Clifton Karachi. Salman Lakhani is the founder of Cubix. This company has specialisation in the development, customization, and integration of complex enterprise software, and advanced mobile and Web apps. Cubix started in 2018. At that time it had only a team of seven, but now this company has developed into a full-cycle mobile software company. It has almost 250 employees working under it. Its headquarters are in West Palm Beach, Florida.
6. Zepto Systems
The Zepto system is located in Shahrah-e-Faisal Karachi. This company has its headquarters in London. Faisal Muhammad is the founder of Zepto Systems. This company specialises in Web and application development, Mobile applications, virtual employees, content management systems, application integration, application maintenance, etc.
Elastica is located in Falcon housing Karachi. This company has its headquarters in London. This company specialises in cloud security, computer services, data science, business services, Internet/software, security brokers, etc. Elastica has been giving IT services since 2013. This company is led by Rehan Jaleel, a NEDian from Karachi.
Logics is located in P.E.C.H.S Karachi. Logic is known as the leading IT and Internet marketing company in Asia. This company was founded in 2003. Mr. Nadeem Ahmad is the founder of Logicose. Almost 176 employees are working in Logicose. This company has its headquarters in Penthouse Annum STE 801 Karachi.
Viftech is located in Korangi Industrial Area, Karachi. Its headquarters are also in Karachi. Mr Nazim Rajani is the founder and CEO of Viftech. This company has been providing its services for the last 7 years.
10. TPS Online
TPS is located in K.C.H.S, Karachi. Its headquarters are also located in Karachi.TPS is invented by two founders Mr. Muhammad Sohail and Mr. Mubashir Rahim. This company was established in 1996. Currently, over 500 employees are working under this company.
Software house make investments a lot in tech innovation. They permit developers to test with cutting-edge applied sciences but additionally take advantage of battle-tested programming languages and frameworks. Since technologies are altering at a growing pace, staying on the pinnacle of tendencies is difficult. Along with benefits, there are also some disadvantages of software houses. Disadvantages of software programs in-house It can be high-priced to keep and enhance the gadget to continuously meet business needs. It requires more IT personnel which in turn leads to high overhead costs. High switching costs: it is more expensive to exchange for more modern technology.
“Software is easy to make, except when you want it to do something new. And then, of course, there is a corollary: The only software that’s worth making is software that does something new.”
― Scott Rosenberg, Dreaming in Code: Two Dozen Programmers,