About IBM

At IBM Southern and Central Africa, we strive to lead in the creation, development and manufacture of the industry's most advanced information technologies, including computer systems, software, networking systems, storage devices and microelectronics.
And our worldwide network of IBM solutions and services professionals translates these advanced technologies into business value for our customers.

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Contact Information

For answers to general questions about IBM from within South Africa, call 0861 999 1110861 999 111; from outside South Africa, call 27 11 302-911127 11 302-9111.

South Africa Offices

Physical address Postal address Phone
Corporate offices:
IBM South Africa
90 Grayston Drive
Sandton, 2196
Private Bag X9907
Tel: +27 (0)11 302 9111+27 (0)11 302 9111
Cape Town
No 1 Oxbow Crescent
The Estuaries
Century City
PO Box 4034
Cape Town
Tel: +27 (0)21 521 0400 +27 (0)21 521 0400
1C Frosterley Crescent
Frosterley Park
La Lucia Ridge Office Estate
La Lucia Ridge
PO Box 1339
Phone: +27 31 536 4700+27 31 536 4700

Fax: +27 31 536 4696+27 31 536 4696
Port Elizabeth
78-84 2nd Avenue
1st Floor - Block 3
Greenacres Office Park
Newton Park
Port Elizabeth
PO Box 27216
Green Acres
Phone: +27 41 395 3911+27 41 395 3911

Fax: +27 41 363 5373+27 41 363 5373
4th Floor, C Block
Meintjies Plein building
536 Schoeman Street
PO Box 27826

Tel: +27 (0)12 426 1599+27 (0)12 426 1599

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IBM was incorporated in the State of New York on June 15, 1911 as the Computing - Tabulating - Recording Co. (C-T-R), a consolidation of the Computing Scale Co. of America, The Tabulating Machine Co., and The International Time Recording Co. of New York. In 1924, C-T-R adopted the name International Business Machines.

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Financial info

2013 year-end from continuing worldwide operations

Revenue: $99.8 billion

Net income: $16.5 billion

Total assets: $126.22 billion

Number of employees (worldwide): 431,212

Stockholders of record: 473,872

* All dollar figures are US