Key moments in our Journey to the Cloud

We are currently a team of more than 70 people focused on cloud, open source and Big Data solutions

Key moments in our Journey to the Cloud

We are currently a team of more than 70 people focused on cloud, open source and Big Data solutions

AUTUMN LEAF FOUNDED

Autumn Leaf registers as a business. Humanity, sharing, diversity and growth are our founding principles. We focus on IBM software related projects.

2002

IBM PREMIER PARTNER

Autumn Leaf becomes one of a handful of IBM Premier Business Partners in South Africa. Our underlying skills include Java and Linux.

2005

INTERNSHIP

We start our first internships as well as training programmes, offering free training to communities and organisations. In this year we also shift our focus to open source technologies including Big Data and IoT.

2008

SHIFT TO OPEN SOURCE

Autumn Leaf shifts its attention to open source, building and managing innovative IoT, Big Data and NoSQL solutions. We begin our first work on AWS.

2012

OBSIDIAN SYSTEMS

We extend our relationship with Obsidian through a partnership. Autumn Leaf begins a formal academy with dedicated offices and shifts its attention to focus on AWS as a delivery platform.

2015

AWS ADVANCED PARTNER

As an organisation with a learning culture, AWS skills are quickly adopted and as a result we acquire AWS advanced partner status.. Our entire business is now Cloud focused.

2017

SOLUTION ACCELERATORS

We establish a dedicated DevOps competency and achieve AWS well-architected status.

2019

GROWTH

Autumn Leaf continues to grow, currently to over 70 technical specialists. We use the disruptive period of COVID-19 and lockdown to reinvent and innovate in the areas of training, collaboration and knowledge sharing.

2020-2021