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Multisys’ Clash of Codes showcases ingenuity of Filipino IT experts

Over 200 programmers, designers, and coders battled it out in leading system solutions provider’s first-ever software development competition

Multisys Technologies Corporation President & CEO Mr. David Almirol, Jr.  and Bayad Center President and CEO Mr. Manuel Lorenzo Tuason led the launch of Multisys’ first-ever systems solutions competition. Meralco-Bayad Center recently acquired the Multisys eCommerce Platform which has been successfully integrated into more than 40,000 payment channels nationwide.

MANILA, Philippines — In a bid to empower the IT community and as a showcase of potential technological advancements in the country, Multisys Technologies Corporation, a leading one-stop provider for integrated software development and system solutions, staged its first Clash of Codes at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City recently.

Over 200 elite programmers took the challenge of designing and coding an integrated e-commerce system that is powered by SMS features and connected to 1,800 billers and over 30,000 payment centers.

Participants were composed of frontend developers, backend developers, iOS and Android developers, UI and UX designers, and full stack developers.

Three groups and three individuals emerged as winners of the competition. For the group category, Team Batibot (Rodette Pedro, Jayson Uy, and JR Respino) emerged as first place. They were followed by Team Foxtrot (Aldrin Bautista, Niño Eclarin, and Raven Lagrinas) at second place and Team Pocket Coder (Mcjover P. Dacanay, Marjorie L. Tiozon, and Danis Gabriel M. De Perio) at third place.

Winners for the individual category are: Alexie Madolid at first place, Mark Erwin Villarina at second place, and Trinmar Boado at third place. The first placers from both categories took home a cash prize of P100,000 each. The second and third placers received P50,000 and P30,000 respectively.

Multisys president and chief executive Mr. David Almirol emphasized the importance of initiatives that encourage the IT community to show off their ingenuity, such as Clash of Codes, as demand for sophisticated business processes continue to rise.

Multisys experts, led by president and chief executive officer Mr. David Almirol, review the systems that programmers have created.

“The systems that our participants worked on were all impressive. Beyond being able to prove that the local IT community has the skills and talent to build effective programs from scratch, they were able to exhibit their passion in being able to create systems that make our daily tasks easier to accomplish. Clash of Codes was a true showcase of what Filipino IT talents can offer,” Mr. Almirol shared.

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Multisys Technologies Corporation is a leading one-stop integrated software development and systems solutions provider in the Philippines. The corporation is most known for its partner-built applications that provide system solutions for the most pressing challenges facing companies today. Through cutting edge technological advancements, Multisys empowers local businesses and gives them a wider playing field in the global arena.