Software Shop Limited (SSL Wireless) started its journey in 1999 as an associated company of one of the biggest garments exporting groups in Bangladesh, Concorde Garments. Since then it has come a long way contributing in the IT education sector, later from the year 2007, it revamped as SSL Wireless and started focusing on the domestic software development and telecommunication VAS business.
Over the last seven years, SSL has been focusing on the development of media and financial services and is at present serving 20+ TV and Online News Channels, 30+ leading private and public banks, and 9 Insurance Companies of Bangladesh offering application software solutions including Mobile VAS, Mobile Financial Services, Messaging Solutions, Mobile Recharge, Online Payments, Internet Banking VAS and Payments Solutions, Agent Banking Services etc. SSL currently controls 80% market share of SMS service provided to the banks and in the corporate sector SSL’s share is 30%. We are also serving the government by providing SMS service to the Passport Office and BRTA.
With its consistent efforts, SSL has been able to become the LARGEST Merchant Solution Provider serving 250+ merchants across the country through its Internet Payment Gateway Solution called SSLCOMMERZ. Out of the total online transaction in Bangladesh, 40% of those are processed through this gateway.
Since 2009, SSL has been working as the authorized distributor of Symantec Inc, USA, and have been delivering Website Security Solutions to numerous banks, telecom, corporate and e-commerce sites.
SSL Wireless has been working as the local partner of CA Technologies, USA, for more than one year and offering 2FA solutions to the Payment Card Industry of the country. SSL has already signed agreement with 10 prominent banks which included Standard Chartered Bank, BRAC Bank, etc.
We have been the pioneer in retailing TV contents showcasing over mobile WAP portals. SSL Wireless has been the first solution provider to offer Airtime Recharge & Bill Payment Service using Internet Banking Service. It was also the first to launch the country’s first web based mobile top-up retailing service named www.easy.com.bd that was accepting local VISA, MasterCard and Dutch Bangla Bank cards as payment method. SSL is currently connected with all the Telecom Operators as the largest virtual distributor in Bangladesh.
The people at SSL are all well aware about their specific duty towards the society and the industry. This advantage along with the precise understanding of the local market lets SSL to serve its customers with the appropriate solutions and services. The following reasons have played a vital role in the rapid growth and expansion of SSL Wireless.
- Reliability of Service and customer confidence
- High standard of professionalism of the employees
- Maintenance of confidentiality and security of customers’ data, especially for the banks, insurance and TV channels.
- With consistent marketing efforts SSL has created brand equity value.
- Capability of working in both Online and Mobile sector
- Technical capability to integrate the solutions and to make it accessible to the target customers
For its outstanding efforts in innovation of new mobile services for Telecom Operators and TV channels, SSL Wireless has received the “Best Innovative Service 2010” Award from GrameenPhone. Its contribution was also recognized by “mBillionth Award South Asia 2011” in the areas of Mobile Banking Services, which was held in New Delhi, India. Its e-commerce service brand “SSLCOMMERZ” was also nominated for excellence in online payment service in the “National Digital Innovation Award South Asia 2011” that was held in Bangladesh.