Who We Are

Iqhawe Tecnologies is a 100% black owned IT consulting firm.

Iqhawe, a word derived from IsiZulu, a South African language, means “Hero” or “Warrior”.

This translate and refer to our core value, which consist of working hard and going the extra mile while delivering services in Identity and Access Governance, one of the most complex and undermined area in large organizations.

About Us

Iqhawe aim to be a pioneer in the Identity and Access Management industry along with a partnership with a leading security vendor. We are focusing on delivering technology solutions to identity challenges, which can be operated and managed sustainably by the customer organization.

Our team

Iqhawe Technologies is a small business, headed by Armel Lupapi, an IT graduate and Security Engineer with over 10 years of experience that have delivered successful deployments, implementations and professional services in Identity and Access Governance for large South Africans firms (that specializes in Banking, Mining and Betting services).

Solution Offerings

  • Identity Governance
  • Access Governance
  • Data Governance

Our identity Governance solution aim to address challenges your company may experience in managing the following user account challenges: Orphaned accounts, dormant accounts, privileged accounts, cloud access.

Our Access Governance solutions aim to address challenges your company may experience in managing the following challenges with managing users’ access to IT applications: Entitlement Creep, Risk Exposure, Policy Violations, and Entitlements for Roles.

Even though our expertise isn’t focused on Data Governance, we can make use of our Governance solution to address challenges in managing the following challenges with managing user access to unstructured data, found in Windows Files Shares, Sharepoint and Exchange: Sensitive Data, Permissions to Data, Audit Trails, Data Ownership



Strategy & Architecture

During the definition of the solution, Iqhawe will assist customers in defining programme strategy and architectures. Our lead engineer has delivered such services at Investec Bank’s Identity and Access Governance project


Consulting and Implementation

While assisting our customers to implement our solution offering, we are able to provide engineering, development, consulting, project management, vendor approved implementation, training and hand over our knowledge.


Operational and Support

Many customers are not able to begin operating solutions that are implemented immediately. Depending on a project circumstances, Iqhawe is able to provide Level 1, 2 and 3 on site operational staff and support (after hours included if necessary)


End user and Administrator Training

For the client’s end users (business analysts, project managers, managers, risk managers and access managers…), we provide trainings that introduce basic concepts across a variety of functions, capabilities, and operations available in the RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle product.

For the client’s administrators, we provide trainings that give an overview of the concepts, processes, and procedures necessary to successfully use, configure and administer RSA’s Identity Governance and Lifecycle.
The training is intended to give new RSA IGL administrators a foundation of knowledge to build applications, collectors, configure reviews, create reports and dashboards, and understand the fundamentals of the Access Request module.


Advisory, Professional Services and Support

Determine your firm’s abilities to manage a wide variety of identity risks. Receive actionable guidance to enhance maturity, improve business outcomes and close any access governance gaps.
We’ll evaluate the performance of your Access Governance solution and make upgrades or enhancements designed to optimize it, enabling you to maintain agility and minimize downtime.

Iqhawe provide Career opportunities

Our Partners

Dell Technologies

Dell Technologies is a unique family of businesses that provides the essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protect their most important asset, information.

RSA Security

RSA Security LLC, formerly RSA Security, Inc. and doing business as RSA, is an American computer and network security company with a focus on encryption and encryption standards.

More than 30,000 customers worldwide—including nearly half the global Fortune 500—rely on RSA’s business-driven security™ strategy for cyber threat detection and response, identity and access management, online fraud prevention, and governance, risk and compliance solutions. Armed with the industry’s most powerful tools, enterprises can better focus on growth, innovation and transformation in today’s volatile business environment.