Friday, August 3rd, 2012
Eclipse Computing (Australia) Pty Ltd (Eclipse), a subsidiary of ASX listed information and technology leader UXC, has been recognised as the country’s best recommended employer in the software industry at the annual Australian Business Awards announced on 31 July 2012.

The award acknowledges the company’s achievements in developing a strong and thriving employee culture where people feel valued and inspired to work. Eclipse Chief Executive Officer Mr Bradley Stroop believes the award is recognition for the company’s dedication to its people.

“Eclipse is an innovator in the workplace and we are very proud to receive this award. We embrace flexible working and have strived to establish a people-orientated culture. It is affirmation from some of the country’s top business leaders that our philosophy is an industry benchmark,” said Mr Stroop.

Eclipse, specialises in innovative business software and solutions for the mid-market and enterprise sectors of the Australian and international market. The company has a dedicated HR team focused on attracting and retaining the best resources in the industry.

“We continue to grow as the demand for our services increases. Our philosophy is that employees come first and we value the individual within the team. Our corporate culture is structured around making the company a great place to work by investing in our people, and this ultimately benefits our customers as we offer the highest level of skills and expertise in our industry.”

Eclipse has more than 400 people working across offices in Australia, New Zealand, North America and Fiji. It adopts a range of employee innovations including its OneEclipse program, competitive salaries, supplied lunches, staff massages and lunches with the CEO.

“The OneEclipse program encourages people to treat others with respect and professionalism in the workplace. It ensures our people know how to deliver the company ethos and helps maintain a consistent culture throughout the organisation.”

“Our people often work remotely and a priority is to make sure every person, regardless of location, receives the benefits of our cultural initiatives.” said Mr Stroop.

UXC is the largest of the Australasian information and technology companies that specialises in the provision of business and technology services and solutions to corporate and government clients. UXC Managing Director Mr Cris Nicolli is proud of the recognition Eclipse has received.

“This award affirms that Eclipse is an employer of choice with an outstanding record of attracting and retaining the best staff. More than 10 per cent of its 400 workforce has been with the company for over 10 years – a very strong indicator of the loyalty within Eclipse and well ahead of in the IT industry norms,” said Mr Nicolli.

“Additionally, the involvement of Eclipse in the UXC community program, an initiative that supports nominated charity partners, speaks volumes for the enthusiasm that exists across many aspects of our staff engagement. We welcome the award and know that it will set a benchmark among the wider UXC group,” added Mr Nicolli.

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Eclipse Computing (Australia) Pty Ltd

Established in 1991, Eclipse is a leading provider of intelligent business solutions to the enterprise and mid-market. With a team of over 400 people located in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide and Hobart), New Zealand (Auckland, Wellington), Fiji (Suva) and North America (Vancouver, Calgary), Eclipse provides expertise and reliable service to help over 1,100 customers meet their business objectives.

Eclipse is part of the publicly listed Australian investment company, UXC Ltd.. For more information visit:

UXC Limited

UXC Ltd is an IT service provider to over 2,500 customer organisations in the private and public sectors across Australasia. The company is publically listed and is amongst the largest Australian-owned IT services companies. UXC comprises three “Go to Market” groups:

• Consulting. Three separate entities deliver UXC’s IT consulting services to the market, these are: UXC Consulting; UXC Professional Solutions and UXC Engineering Solutions. Services are provided by these entities in the following specialist areas: Training, Business Transformation, Information Management, Telecommunications Consulting, Project, Program & Portfolio Management, Change Management, IT Research, IT Strategy & Architecture, IT Professional Services and Mobility

• The Enterprise Applications ‘space’ is represented by three UXC business units Eclipse, Oxygen and Red Rock Consulting. These consult in and implement ERP systems for mid to large size organisations and individually represent Microsoft Dynamics, SAP and Oracle in the market.

• IT Infrastructure is represented by UXC Connect, this business specialises in the areas of: Workspace Innovation; Contact Centre; Security; Mobility; Cloud; Entertainment & Content; Managed Services; Data Centre Optimisation; and Outsourcing

Australian Business Awards

The prestigious and comprehensive awards program, established in 2005, engages with leading corporate, government and non-profit organisations across key industry segments, including financial, manufacturing, professional services, energy, telecommunications, construction, transport, healthcare, education, food services and retail.

Entries are assessed using specific criteria via an established set of business and product award categories, benchmarking the full spectrum of organisational performance and product management to identify the industry leaders for each award category and industry classification. The awards raise the bar across all aspects of quality management and provide organisations with ways to review their business performance and identify their core strengths.
Alice Cullam
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