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BET Software marks World Environment Day by partnering with Open Air School to plant a flower garden
On World Environment Day, 5 June, BET Software embarked on a green mission to inspire learners to protect the environment. BET Software joined forces with Open Air School in Berea, Durban, to create a sustainable garden bursting with life. 7 Jun 2024 Read more

#YouthMonth: BET Software salutes the torchbearers of tomorrow who dare to dream
In commemoration of Youth Month, BET Software is celebrating the recipients of its annual “Dare To Dream” bursaries. The “Dare To Dream” bursaries reflect BET Software’s commitment to supporting the academic and professional aspirations of young South Africans, empowering them to become change-makers in society. The bursaries also emphasise the pivotal role of youth in shaping the future of tech in our nation. 4 Jun 2024 Read more

#DevConf2024: Gold sponsorship and stellar speaker line-up for BET Software
BET Software is proud to announce its participation as a Gold Sponsor at DevConf 2024, on 7 May in Johannesburg, and 9 May in Cape Town. 7 May 2024 Read more

BET Software preserves beach beauty on Earth Day
In honour of International Mother Earth Day on 22 April, BET Software participated in environmental clean-ups around the country, with the goal of preserving our planet's precious marine ecosystems. 26 Apr 2024 Read more

Hatching happiness: BET Software’s Easter Egg Drive delivers smiles
It’s the Easter season, and BET Software’s annual Easter Egg Drive aimed to collect as many Easter eggs as possible, encouraging participation from team members. 2 Apr 2024 Read more

BET Software welcomes new school beneficiaries to its family
In an era where access to technology has become paramount for educational success, BET Software recognises the importance of bridging the digital divide, and ensuring that learners have the tools they need to thrive in today's digital world. 28 Feb 2024 Read more

BET Software brings in fresh graduates
BET Software is proud to announce the addition of a talented group of thirty-five graduate trainees to its team – the company’s biggest intake of graduates yet. This is part of BET Software’s commitment to nurturing young talent and fostering professional growth. 14 Feb 2024 Read more

BET Software provides buckets of hope for community members
BET Software held its annual Bucket Drive on Thursday. The team filled 50 buckets with essential food items for Sizane Care Centre in Wentworth and Tyron Community Development in Chatsworth, Durban. 19 Dec 2023 Read more

BET Software partners with Richfield Graduate Institute of Technology
Over the years, BET Software's commitment to elevating the quality of education in high schools and tertiary institutions, has given learners and students access to cutting-edge resources on their academic journeys. It has also enhanced their knowledge, in preparation for this tech-driven era. 3 Nov 2023 Read more

BET Software multiplies tech magic for youth
BET Software's mission to transform lives proved successful once again, as they cemented a new partnership with St. Philomena's Child and Youth Centre, with their donation of much-needed laptops, optical mouses and headsets. 20 Oct 2023 Read more

BET Software guides students to success at Rosebank College Career Fair
BET Software served as a valuable bridge between education and employment at the Rosebank College Career Fair this week, helping students navigate their career journeys. Career exploration, networking, information-gathering, exposure to trends and innovations were some of the takeaway lessons that students benefitted from. 6 Oct 2023 Read more

BET Software cultivates careers at DUT, UJ and Stellenbosch career fairs
This month, BET Software established a strong recruitment presence, accessed a diverse talent pool and created lasting connections with students at various career fairs. 25 Aug 2023 Read more

BET Software is instrumental at Data Saturdays Durban
Embarking on a day of data-driven discovery, Data Saturdays Durban unfolded as a symphony of innovation and collaboration. This free, full-day event, held at the UNi4 campus in Westville, Durban, united enthusiasts and professionals within the Microsoft data platform ecosystem. Attendees found themselves immersed in an array of captivating discussions and workshops. It was also a great opportunity for them to network with fellow data professionals. 23 Aug 2023 Read more

#WomensMonth: BET Software debuts as silver sponsor for GirlCode Hackathon
The country's tech geniuses gathered at the annual GirlCode Hackathon to code for change last weekend. BET Software was a silver sponsor for the event, which happens every August in Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg, to celebrate Women's Month. 11 Aug 2023 Read more

'Dare To Dream' With BET Software's bursary programme
ICT is the backbone of innovation and progress. Yet, there is a growing demand for skilled professionals in the technology industry. That is why BET Software is proud to launch its 2024 'Dare To Dream' bursary programme, to enable students to be part of the digital revolution shaping the future. 7 Aug 2023 Read more

BET Software motivates future coding maestros
BET Software inspired cyber-savvy students at the Wits Career Fair, as well as at Northlands Girls High School Career Day, on 26 July. 31 Jul 2023 Read more

Introducing BET Software To Cape Town
BET Software, one of the most diverse betting software providers in sub-Saharan Africa, with a rapidly growing international footprint, has officially launched its Cape Town office. 25 Jul 2023 Read more

#MandelaMonth: BET Software continues being a catalyst for positive change
This month, BET Software remembers the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. 20 Jul 2023 Read more

#YouthMonth: BET Software applauds its "Dare To Dream" bursary recipients - Class of 2023
BET Software is celebrating its bursary recipients this Youth Month. The Class of 2023 is made up of 64 students at accredited tertiary institutions across South Africa. They were awarded on merit, and went through a full selection process. 27 Jun 2023 Read more

#AfricaMonth: Tech lessons from DevConf 2023
DevConf 2023 in Cape Town and Pretoria was a success. 31 May 2023 Read more

BET Software in Johannesburg turns 1
BET Software's Johannesburg office turns one today, another exceptional milestone for the company. BET Software, which is headquartered in Durban, is synonymous with innovation. The company pioneered SyX software - an application which can result large volumes of transactions in rapid time. 19 May 2023 Read more

BET Software sponsors DevConf 2023
BET Software is gearing up for a memorable DevConf 2023 next week, and this year, the company is an official sponsor. 17 May 2023 Read more

BET Software appoints Grant Meldrum as national business development executive
Grant Meldrum has joined BET Software as national business development executive. 5 May 2023 Read more

BET Software inspires students to choose careers in the tech industry
April is a month where South Africa reflects on the importance of freedom. With this in mind, BET Software visited three educational institutions to remind students of the significance of having the freedom to choose their own career paths in the tech space. 28 Apr 2023 Read more

BET Software assists Umtapho High School, Verulam Secondary School and Nhlanhlayethu Secondary School
To end off a month that recognises our treasured human rights as a country, BET Software assisted Umtapho High School in Ntuzuma, Verulam Secondary School and Nhlanhlayethu Secondary School in Inanda, with equipment, to ensure the smooth running of these schools. 31 Mar 2023 Read more

BET Software shapes the future of learners
As the world advances digitally, BET Software continues to ensure learners keep up with this digital transformation. In line with this commitment, BET Software visited four schools in March, to shape the future of learners. 22 Mar 2023 Read more

The rise and rise of BET Software
BET Software has grown from a start-up that originated as a small department within Hollywoodbets. The team initially consisted of a few developers who had a vision and were determined to execute it. Their trailblazing approach saw them build a cutting-edge betting software system for South Africa's leading bookmaker. When this software development department outgrew its commercial parent, it left the nest. This enabled BET Software to become the innovative, stand-alone software development house it is today. 1 Mar 2023 Read more

BET Software uplifts Golden Steps School and Open Air School
As part of its ongoing commitment to empower and support special needs learners, BET Software gifted two learning institutions - Golden Steps School and Open Air School - with items from the schools' wish lists. 15 Feb 2023 Read more

BET Software celebrates its 2022 graduate trainees who are now permanent, and tackles the tech skills gap
It's been a year since some of the country's brightest young minds began their careers as graduate trainees in the BET Software Graduate Programme, in Umhlanga, Durban. The BET Software Graduate Programme provided these graduates with the opportunity to gain workplace experience based on their ICT-related areas of study. 7 Feb 2023 Read more

BET Software welcomes graduate trainees into its 2023 graduate programme
As the 2023 academic calendar gets into full swing, 21 graduate trainees have kick-started their careers at BET Software. Some of the graduate trainees join the BET Software Team after being sponsored by the company, through its "Dare to Dream" bursary programme. 6 Feb 2023 Read more

BET Software empowers Velabahleke High School's top performing matriculants of 2022
On Saturday 28 January, 2023, BET Software celebrated with Velabahleke High School's Class of 2022, at the ninth annual top achievers awards. Once again, the school achieved a 100% pass rate with 396 distinctions in total. 31 Jan 2023 Read more

BET Software spreads festive cheer through its annual bucket drive
It's officially the season of giving, and the BET Software Team spread festive cheer through its annual bucket drive. Together, Team Members purchased groceries and filled up 50 buckets to assist 50 families. The handovers took place on Thursday, 15 December, at two local non-profit organisations in Umlazi: Masithandaneni Youth Organisation and Ingqwele Community Development. 15 Dec 2022 Read more

BET Software launches its "Dare To Dream" bursary programme for the 2023 academic year
The BET Software "Dare To Dream" Bursary Programme, which is aimed at students in South Africa who are pursuing further education within ICT fields, at registered higher education institutions, is open for 2023 applications. 7 Sep 2022 Read more

BET Software leaves a legacy with the South African Jockey Association
This Mandela Day, BET Software empowered apprentice jockeys at the South Africa Jockey Association (SAJA). As part of the company's 67 minutes of community support on Mandela Day, BET Software handed over 13 tablets that will be used by the apprentices to start tracking their daily work riding activities, racing performances, and study form and replays more efficiently. This eliminates the cumbersome task of the apprentices completing handwritten logs and then uploading these details at the end of every week. 18 Jul 2022 Read more

Meet BET Software's "Dare To Dream" bursary recipients: Class of 2022
This Youth Month, BET Software celebrates its bursary recipients, as part of the Class of 2022. The bursary programme, which is now in its second year, encourages eligible students - who are passionate about ICT - to dare to dream. This year's 56 bursary recipients were chosen from all over South Africa, after a competitive selection process. 13 Jun 2022 Read more

BET Software celebrates with Open Air School as it turns 101
BET Software gifted Open Air School in Durban, one of the oldest special needs schools in the province, with thin clients (computers) to mark the school's 101st birthday on 9 February, 2022. This celebration also included a tie ceremony to crown the new class of Matriculants. 9 Feb 2022 Read more