The Innovation Hub

The Maxum Business Incubator develops the business leaders of tomorrow by providing an enabling environment where start-ups from the knowledge intensive sectors are fast tracked to compete in the global village. Incubation creates a synergistic environment where entrepreneurs can share learning; create working partnerships; as well as open doors to markets and resources.s.

creating value through innovation

TROUX IT is an information technology consulting, solutions and services company focusing on the needs of public and private sector enterprises.  Majority black owned and managed TROUX IT was founded by an IT practitioner with over twenty years of diverse experience in information technology and business.

Our differentiator is our intellectual capital.  Our team is a group of IT professionals with a proven success track record in IT consulting, management and technical skills gained at major global and local ICT and engineering companies.  Collectively, we have more than 100 years IT experience spanning a period of more than 30 years.

Greydot Mobile
is the most flexible, cost-effective, easy to use, fully comprehensive, global telecommunications-in-the-cloud solution you or your business will ever need.

Greydot is a licensed telecommunications network, with our own infrastructure and interconnected to other major networks in South Africa.

Acronis sets the standard for hybrid cloud data protection through its backup, disaster recovery, and secure file sync and share solutions. Powered by the Acronis AnyData Engine and set apart by its image technology, Acronis delivers easy, complete and affordable data protection of all files, applications and operating systems across any environment—virtual, physical, cloud and mobile. Founded in 2003, Acronis protects the data of over 5 million consumers and 500,000 businesses in over 145 countries. With more than 100 patents, Acronis products have been named best product of the year, and cover a range of features, including migration, cloning and replication. Today, Acronis solutions are available worldwide through a global network of service providers, distributors and cloud resellers.

Zoiper is a VoIP softphone that lets you make chat or make voice and video calls with your friends, family, colleagues and business partners.

Unlike other software like Skype or Viber, it is open and can be used with Maru Africa’s VoIP solution to allow for much more flexibility and cheaper or better quality termination.

Simple secure Online Accounting & Payroll software takes care of your finances, so you can focus on the business you love that is easy to use and SARS compliant.

Bitrix24 is a collaboration platform launched by Bitrix, Inc. in 2012. Bitrix24 provides a complete suite of social collaboration, communication and management tools for your team, including CRM, files sharing, project management, calendars, and more. Bitrix24 is available in cloud and on premise.

Maru Africa is a bronze partner to Bitrix42.