Silicon Overdrive has a proven track record in reducing cost and project delivery time.

Our Custom Software Development Services

Silicon Overdrive offers a diverse range of custom software solutions for businesses, from comprehensive data warehouses with business intelligence analysis tools to websites and desktop development through to small Microsoft Access databases.

Creating custom IT Solutions that meet your Business needs

Do you need a custom-built application? Does your company need a new website? In our experience, off-the-shelf software products are often not enough to meet specific business needs. Our software development team can create a tailor-made solution for you that is innovative, effective and affordable. Our development team is particularly strong in business analysis. This allows us to translate your company’s complex software requirements into solutions that deliver meaningful results.

We Specialise in:

  • Desktop software development: C#, VB.Net, VB6, MS Access
  • Website development and web applications: PHP, ASP, ASP.Net, JQuery, JavaScript, SharePoint
  • Mobile solutions: iOS, Android
  • Databases: MySQL, SQL Server, MS Access
  • Customising Accounting software: Sage Pastel, QuickBooks, Accpac

We are very proud of our software development results.


We designed the website for the financial planner community within Old Mutual. It was custom built with business tools, online learning (e-learning) courses and digital material for workshops. The primary tools allow businesses to determine their strengths and weaknesses in all areas, thereby providing an overview of the strength of the business.

Sanlam Benchmark

Data Benchmarking: (software development)

Sanlam Employee Benefits does research annually and used to publish the results in printed book format. The data is now pulled into a data warehouse where users can register and view the results using a dynamic method. The user can also benchmark (or compare) the results of a question with the results of any other question. The website was developed using PHP and MySQL.