IBS Software Services is a provider of software services and products to the Travel, Transportation and Logistics domain worldwide with special focus on the air transportation industry. IBS has gained the highest possible quality certifications for its business & development processes, work force capability processes and security - SEI CMMI Level-5 and PCMM Level 5 assessed, ISO 9001:2008, TickIT and ISO 27001:2005 certified.

IBS operates across Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and USA with sales offices located in Atlanta, Dubai, London, Singapore and Zurich . The company's global development center is located at Technopark in Trivandrum, Kerala. IBS is a leading exporter of software from the region and has won the software exporter award during the last year.

IBS specializes in the development of large and complex applications using the latest platforms and technologies including Java Technologies, Web Technologies, Distributed Computing, GroupWare, Data Warehousing and E-Services.

Corporate slogan/Punch line

  • Inventing Future


  • Australia , Dubai , Singapore , Switzerland , UK , USA

Main officers

  • Founder and Executive Chairman: V. K. Mathews

No. of employees

  • 2000

Key milestones

  • 2012: IBS adjudged IT Provider of the Year for Air Cargo Industry

  • 2011 : IBS Acquires Moveo Systems (P) LTD

  • 2011 : IBS wins world wide award for 'Excellence in Air Cargo'

  • 2010 : IBS is the 'IT Systems Provider of the Year' for the Air Cargo Industry

  • 2008 : IBS signs deal with Oman Air for Flight Operations Systems

  • 2006 : IBS gets PCMM Level 5 Certification.

  • 2005 : IBS opens its sixth development centre in Cochin

  • 1997 : started as a joint venture between the International Business Services Group and Atraxis AG, the IT arm of the erstwhile Swiss Air Group


  • flight operations

  • flight scheduling

  • passenger reservations

  • departure control

  • airport resource management

  • airport ground handling

  • air cargo terminal handling

  • ULD management

  • airline revenue accounting

  • mail tracking

  • port management

  • voyage management

  • helicopter scheduling

  • personnel tracking


  • Smart cargo- The efficient cargo management solution GLMS- The global logistics management solutions RSMS– Road safety management systems IRES- Multi hosting passenger reservation system IPORT- Web enabled integrated port management solution TOPAIR- Integrated flight management solution CTS – Crew tracking system IDAHO- Airport flight operations systems


  • Around 170 customers. Some of them are :

  • BAA (London's Heathrow & Gatwick Airports)

  • Iberia Airlines

  • Emirates

  • Cathay Pacific

  • Cunard

  • Qatar Airways

  • Vail Resorts Inc.

  • Air New Zealand

  • South African Airways

  • Celebrity Cruises/Azamara Cruises

  • Orbitz LLC

  • Star Cruises

  • Hotel Booking Solutions Incorporated

  • LeisureLink

  • e-bookers


  • One can get an ideal development environment with exposure to frontier technologies and an attractive compensation package, as well as ample opportunities for career development. It is no wonder that the attrition rate of IBS is well below the national average.

Organizational culture

  • Courtesy, Dignity, Honesty and integrity are personality traits, which form the organizational psyche. Employees are ruled by the spirit of solidarity and teamwork and take pride in ownership of work leading to high employee morale.

Other information

  • IBS Software Services (IBS) recently announced its plans to commence operations of its second development center at Infopark, Kochi . This is keeping in line with IBS’s plans to further strengthen its position as a leading global IT company in the TTL (Travel, Transportation and Logistics) industry. Apart from the development center in Trivandrum , IBS group companies operate out of Atlanta, London, Zurich, Dubai and Sydney

  • Extended Software Development Facility (ESDF) is a unique outsourcing proposition, designed by IBS to provide flexibility, control and continuity similar to that of an in-house operation.

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