Celebrating 20 years of service excellence

Posted by Gavin Stone on 11 November 2015

November, 2015 – Open Systems Specialists Limited (OSS), a leading provider of I.C.T. Infrastructure and Services is celebrating the anniversary of its founding, marking twenty successful years of exceeding customer expectations by delivering exceptional services across most major industries in New Zealand.


Commitment to exceptional outcomes.

OSS was founded in 1995 by Ian and John Soffe who set out to build a company dedicated to providing the best possible independent services experience while improving the way businesses use I.C.T. solutions. Envisaged was an organisation providing a service better than all others, based on a strong relationship and understanding of the client, a focus on “doing the right thing”, and achievement of exceptional outcomes.

“We set out to attract the best people, to deliver the best work, at a fair price, and to be someone our clients can rely on.” John Soffe, Director.

OSS quickly become a name synonymous with delivering exceptional service while demonstrating innovation, fresh thinking, and independent technology leadership.

“The intention was always to understand our clients' objectives, to deliver an excellent fit IT solution, and to delight our clients with our ongoing operational services. We are delighted that we continue to serve many of our original clients from our early days, as well as many newer ones, in large part thanks to our very strong team.” Ian Soffe, Director.


Continuing the vision

Today OSS operates a national business with over 50 staff across Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown, and Brisbane, comprising specialist groups of service consultants providing I.C.T. managed services and technology consulting to many of New Zealand's leading organisations. Our highly experienced professionals work closely with clients to ensure that their needs come first, and the best possible outcome is achieved.

“This anniversary is a significant milestone for the company.” said Gavin Stone, General Manager of OSS “The past 20 years have seen strong growth with many significant achievements. We are proud of what we’ve achieved thus far, and while technologies and solutions continue to change, we maintain a dedication to the original vision of delivering excellence in client services. Our success has been a direct result of this dedication and determination from the OSS family."


About OSS

Open Systems Specialists Limited (OSS) is a New Zealand limited liability company incorporated in 1995. OSS provides specialised services in I.C.T. infrastructure delivered via four core pillars; Web & Application Infrastructure, Management & Automation, Storage, Back-up and Recovery.

These services are delivered in a variety of models across a variety of hosting environments, based on client requirements.


For information and further contact:

Renee Crosby +64 9 9843000, info@oss.co.nz, http://www.oss.co.nz