Quality House Becomes a Member of BASSCOM

  • 14 Jul 2007
The main goal of the Association is to establish the software industry as an essential part of the Bulgarian economy. Its mission is to promote competitive advantages and long-term traditions in software development and to encourage acquisition of best practices to raise company excellence.

BASSCOM is a non-profit industry association of more than 40 advanced Bulgarian software development companies recognized for their high-quality services offering sophisticated information systems, IS reengineering, IT consulting, complex B2B solutions, e-business, e-learning and wireless applications for industries incl. Academics, Aerospace & Defense, CAD/CAM systems, Charity, Construction, Entertainment, Finance, Freight Forwarding, Healthcare, Insurance, Telecommunications, Tourism, large track record and reliability as professional business partners. They are well-organized with a focus on high morality of people involved, customer satisfaction and good project management and offer high flexibility, short time-to-market and professional development of complex and creative solutions, being the development of CMMI and ISO standards their business philosophy.

Main activities:
Company Excellence - raising software process excellence, project management and quality assurance based on the newest quality standards. BASSCOM is cofounder of the regional excellence center of the European Software Institute (Spain) in Bulgaria, which has been set up as a milestone for raising company excellence and encourages companies to implement latest software engineering standards.

Education, R&D and Innovation - BASSCOM Workgroup for Education, Research and Innovation promotes an ongoing collaboration with government and academic institutions representatives to raise the level of IT education and development.

Marketing Software Business - BASSCOM works for branding of Bulgarian software & IT industry and promoting Eastern Europe as high-quality software hub. Export Promotion Work Group was set up to work for better exposure of the Bulgarian software industry abroad and establish Bulgaria as a recognized presence in the global software development market. BASSCOM organizes the Bulgarian participation at world expos & international fairs (as CeBIT, SYSTEMS, Outsource World).

Business networking opportunities - BASSCOM organizes an International Annual Conference and participates in the networking projects under FP6 and FP7, it is also the Bulgarian partner to the Best Practice IT initiative and European ICT Prize.

National Strategy - BASSCOM is a key player in ICT Competitiveness Strategy for industry development and raising the level of competitiveness of the sector, endorsed by the Bulgarian Government. It acts for IT penetration in all industrial fields and building the information society in line with i2010 European Strategy.

Business Park Sofia
Building 11, Entrance B, Floor 1
1766 Sofia
Tel.: +359 2 489 97 43
Fax: +359 2 489 97 42
E-mail: office@basscom.org

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