Barnes & van Vuuren have, for more than 20 years in some capacity or
another, been involved in developing database application software linked with
document generation for the South African and Namibian market. The
members, having identified a need for smaller, more user friendly applications,
founded this firm with the view to develop, distribute and support programs
not being catered for by off-the-shelf software vendors. We are committed to
keep in touch with the latest development tools and technology so as to
provide the end user with the best possible solutions.
Our products are highly specialised and cater for Attorneys, Accountants,
Liquidators and Trust Companies and are based on the laws of South Africa
and Namibia. Our products deal with Insolvency Law (LegalEase Insolvent
Estates), Estates Administration Law (LegalEase Deceased Estates),
Company Law (LegalEase Company Forms), Administrations in terms of
Section 74 of the Magistrates' Court Act (LegalEase Admin Orders) and a
Forms Filler allowing you to design database sets, link documents to it and
create the opportunity to cover those parts of your business for which there
isn't software available.
We develop Windows(r)-based, multiuser, LAN and WAN applications and
browser-based Java applications. Database back-ends, besides the
self-contained native drivers, include MS SQL and Oracle. Clients have the
option to select any of these database back-ends depending on their IT
requirements. Clients purchase the "vanilla" version of any of our
products and then has the option to customise it to suit their
To name all our clients will fill another few web pages!
So allow us to name just a few large companies like Standard
Executors and Trustees, BoE Trust, Old Mutual Trust,
PricewaterhouseCoopers, FedTrust, Sentinel International and
Sanlam Trust. Then a couple of smaller firms like Bregman Mitchley
Attorneys; Malherbe, Rigg & Ranwell; Rynhart Kruger Attorneys; P.A.
Coetzee Attorneys; Fordham & Oshry Auditors and Abramowitz
Schulenkowski & Associates. You are, obviously, welcome to call us for a
contact person and telephone number at these client in order to obtain an
independent view on the program and our after-sales support!