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BWS (Baobab Web Services) founded in August 2016, is headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa. With the goal of "removing the complexity of doing business online", BWS has been growing at a constant pace (staff complement, clients and solutions). And we are far from being done :-)

With AWS certified staff and AWS Select Consulting Partnership, you can relax knowing your solutions are in good hands with us. We believe in using the right tool for the job, and we do not reinvent the wheel when it comes to technology. By using best of breed technology, we provide solutions that scale, are reliable, easy to use and affordable.


At BWS, we focus our products on removing the complexity of doing business online - a website in a box solution. Our product suite's four pillars are Web Hosting, Web Communications, Web Development, and Web CDN (Content Delivery Network).

Web Hosting - enabling clients in getting their web presence up and running. We provide customers with affordable and easy-to-use Web Hosting solutions, tailored to meet their business needs as their company grows. Web Hosting packages include Domain names (new & existing), Storage, Email, Support, MySQL, FTP, Multiple domains, and many more. We also offer Reseller and Custom Hosting solutions.

Web Communication - In today's always-on, always-informed era, a company needs to have an email and SMS strategy in place. Our highly scalable and affordable SMS and Email Platforms make it easy for you to stay in touch with your customers. These communication mediums remain two of the essential communication tools for SMEs.

Web CDN - Deliver content to your end-users at high speed through a highly available and globally distributed network of servers. Our high-performance CDN, powered by AWS Cloudfront, delivers your content (data, videos, applications, and APIs) fast no matter where your users are based. We have a 1-click process, taking away all of the setup complexities to get you started. Advanced configuration and customization options are available for the more specialist custom CDN setups.

Web Development - At BWS, we have our roots anchored in a strong software development foundation. We are working with dynamic customers on their exciting and unique development requirements. Customers we work with originate from various industries: Real Estate (RE/MAX), Medical (Neotree), Restaurants (The Fat Butcher) and Financial Sector (Benefit Counsellor).


Vision: To be a world-leading technology brand, building long-lasting global relationships by utilizing web-based technology in an easy to use and easy to understand manner, helping customers (internal and external) be successful.

Mission: BWS is dedicated to the highest quality of online web-enabled solutions delivered with enthusiasm, vigour and energy to our clients globally.

Slogan: Web made Easy!


WE PUT PEOPLE FIRST - Our customers are our lifeblood. Therefore, we ensure they get the best service possible. We respect everyone's beliefs, opinions, and culture as it makes us a more prosperous and creative collective. We treat our team the same as we do our customers.
WE TRUST - We strive for healthy, long-lasting relationships with our customers, based on trust, right from the outset. We trust that our colleagues and customers always have the best intentions at heart. We do not shy away from difficult discussions.
WE AUTOMATE AND SCALE SOLUTIONS - Automation and developing for scale pays for itself in the long run. Planning and building future-proof solutions ensures that customers and their ideas can also scale.
WE VALUE SIMPLICITY AND CREATIVITY - At BWS, we favour creative and simple solutions to problems, above overengineered, complex and mundane ones. BWS is non-hierarchical, allowing quick decisions and changes without complicated administrative procedures.
WE DO THINGS TOGETHER - Teamwork makes the dream work. When we work together as a team, we can accomplish anything! We believe that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts.
WE FOCUS ON QUALITY - Quality is a habit. BWS delivers the highest quality solutions possible.
WE HAVE FUN - Life is fun, work should be as well :) We celebrate accomplishments with our Customers and enjoy the ride with them.


Teamwork makes the dream work! When we work together as a team, we can accomplish anything! We believe that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts.


Co-Founder & CEO


Co-Founder & CTO