Avtra wins APICTA 2020-21 award for innovative software product – The Island


Avtra, one of the world’s leading providers of technology solutions for the aviation and tourism industries, was named winner in the Consumer, Media, Tourism and Retail category at the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards 2020-2021 for its superior quality and its application of technology, functionality and characteristics, market potential and uniqueness.

This was in recognition of its next-generation Avtra Skaii passenger service system, a reservation system that provides an online registration application for airlines to instantly create a platform to sell tickets using the airline’s portal. full administration of Avtra and a variety of distribution channels. . Avtra Co-Founder and CTO Nasly Yoosuf said, “We are very proud of our recognition at the recent APICTA Awards. This is a testament to our spirit of innovation, the continuous development of technology allowing the industry to transform from its conventional processes and the dedication and resilience of our teams. ”

As a specialist IT provider for the airline industry, Avtra offers end-to-end software solutions for airlines, airports and travel agents. Avtra’s main strength lies in its diverse and talented team based in Sri Lanka, as well as its unwavering commitment and excellence in delivering innovative IT solutions designed specifically to meet the needs of modern operators.

Avtra is actively looking to expand its team in Colombo to achieve its ambitious product roadmap, as well as for several exciting new customer implementations. The vacancies relate to the development of software using the latest Java, Web, mobile and cloud technologies; business intelligence, artificial intelligence and application support. The company attracts the crème la crème of public and private universities, as well as higher education institutions in Sri Lanka.

“Our goal is to raise awareness and elevate our brand among prospects who would love to work with us to develop and support some of the most advanced software and solutions that power airlines around the world. We foster a win-win culture and a stimulating work environment where each individual can stand up for themselves and progress with an entrepreneurial, creative and innovative mindset, ”said Mr. Yoosuf.

Based in Malaysia, APICTA is an association of ICT communities nominated by member economies in the region, who come together in a spirit of collaboration and facilitate technology transfer, forming a cooperative network that promotes technological innovation and creativity, and encourages the development of original ICTs. solutions, including product introduction and business matchmaking opportunities.

Held virtually this time around due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 20th APICTA Awards showcased innovative products and solutions among competing member economies such as Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, China, Chinese Taipei , Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Macao, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

Avtra today is the result of many years of dedication and hard work. It was built from the ground up, incorporating the latest open technologies, in a modular, tiered architecture – enabling the delivery of an innovative product portfolio for the aviation and travel industry.