• Skycom

    Skycom has been a trusted technology partner and solutions provider with a strong drive towards customer service and turnkey solutions for many years. Through strong partnerships with our integration partners we collaboratively strive towards service excellence and complete customer satisfaction.

    Skycom services a wide variety of clients within various sectors including mining, oil & gas, industrial, manufacturing and parastatal institutions.  Here at Skycom we know how important it is to ensure a safe, cost effective and efficient work environment and we also understand the imperative role that technology and specialized solutions plays in achieving this. It is with this in mind that we have been at the forefront of successfully providing specialized solutions for more than 25 years within various countries.

    We offer various products & services of which the XTime Workforce Management Suite is our flagship product trusted by thousands of employees and employers alike to secure their time and resources while keeping them safe. Our Xtime Software Suite is developed locally in South Africa and is the legal property of Skycom, a subsidiary of G4S Secure Solutions. We are the sole supplier of the Xtime Software Suite and pride ourselves on continued innovation and product expansion.

    Skycom, your trusted solution provider.

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Access Control

Our XTime Suite integrates with various access control platforms on hardware and database levels depending on the application and requirements. Apart from the integration capability, XTime has a strong access control component with a variety of related functionality including fully configurable rule-based events and actions.


Health, Safety and Environment

Health and Safety is the responsibility of everybody and our solution facilitates the management of these processes. Our integration into various HSE related systems like key management, breathalysers, equipment management etc. ensures a safe working environment for all



We have various integration partners and our projects include hard and soft integrations across various aspects and requirements. Our integration through our generic base platform allows us to seamlessly integrate into various payroll and ERP systems like VIP, SAP, PAL Pay to name but a few.


Workforce Management

Securing your time and resources has been one of our main specialization points within Skycom for more than 25 years. We understand the importance of a cost effective and safe workforce. Our system offering caters for a wide variety of configurable validations and calculations which all contributes to a comprehensive and complete workforce management system.

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16 July


On the downloads page, under firmware, IPB 7 R7 is a Work instruction for a fix on the new IPB R7 readers. Some units have been dispatched with a keypad issue. This document explains how to correct the issue.

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16 July

Major Release V2.17.07.0

The 3rd major quarterly release is available on the downloads page along with the what's new documents.

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