Ideal Software

Who are Ideal Software?

Founded in Johannesburg in 2001, Ideal Software specializes in Point of Sale (POS) and Stock Management systems for the hospitality industry.

Our flagship products, Ideal Point of Sale and Ideal Stock Control  has sold to many large restaurant franchise chains as well as single quick service establishments

Ian Said, owner and founder of Ideal Software, has a unique knowledge and understanding of the industry. This ensures that every aspect of the software and reporting systems are carefully designed around the end user. For more information, contact him via email on

For a free quotation on any of our products and services, please contact us now

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Ian Said

Entrepreneur and founder of Ideal Software, a software development company specializing in stock control and point-of-sale (POS) software for the restaurant and hospitality industries. Ian lives in Johannesburg with his wife and daughters.

Whilst software development is my passion, consistently focusing on excellent customer service which requires effective listening and communication skills, is what separates Ideal Software from its competitors. I also blog on the Food Service and Hospitality industries and hope to bring you relevant, interesting and useful information.
Ian Said Owner, Ideal Software

Don’t hesitate to call us at +27 (0) 82 806 6743