Gencode Pty. Ltd. is a level 2 BBBEE South African software technology company specializing in the development of laboratory information management systems (LIMS), Cloud Software Solutions, Online Medical Training Platforms and AI driven Clinical Decision Support (CDS). We partner with Microsoft to offer Dynamics 365 deployments, Office 365 and Microsoft Azure products. We have 2 locations with headquarters located at the Harmelia Wellness Institute in Edenvale, Johannesburg and another based in Gqeberha, Eastern Cape, South Africa. We generate revenue by providing software and cloud services to a total 45 local and international customers. The bulk of our customers consist of Private Pathology laboratories, Clinical Research organizations and Veterinary Laboratories. Gencode won multiple awards including being invited showcase winners at the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH 2018) Qatar and announced winners of the Nedbank – Talk Radio 702 Business Ignite Challenge 2022 for driving innovation in challenging times. We observe international best practice standards to build a sustainable, reputable and resilient business for our employees, shareholders and customers that benefit from our world class services.


Strive to become the most trusted software technology provider in Africa through innovation, excellence and good governance. Become a top contributor towards global health coverage, modernization and digitization in Africa and beyond.


The willingness to learn and fortitude to sustainably improve business processes are key attributes to offer innovative solutions and superior service to fulfil our clients’ requirements.

  • Gain access to end-to-end software solutions and services designed by an experienced team of experts.
  • Capitalize the value of your data through simplified collection methods and insightful analytical presentation.
  • 0hrs Unplanned downtime recorded on services during the past 5 years.
  • We reduce cost of ownership by implementing modern technology in your business to gain maximum efficiency.


Focusing mainly on the healthcare sector, Gencode was conceptualized and entered the Health Tech sector in 2004 by deploying software products to connect legacy mainframe systems to newer diagnostic equipment. Through continuous research and development our services provide modern, end-to-end software solutions hosted securely in the Cloud and offered to our clients as Infrastructure, Training and Software as a service.

  • 2004
    18 June 2004 founded:
    Senior Software Architect Mr. Anton Swart deployed middleware solutions for Ampath Laboratories RSA. preLink PAL CRM deployed for Beckman Coulter International.

  • 2006
    preLink LIMS V1 deployment:
    First deployment and validation of preLink LIMS V1 web application at Ampath Labs Eastern Cape region RSA.

  • 2010
    preLink V2 Web – Insurance and Clinical Trials:
    Insurance module for MMI and Clinical Research modules deployed for LSTM, MLW, LSHTM and NIMR in Malawi and Tanzania as the first international Projects. Mr. Nolan France joins Gencode as Managing Director.

  • 2018
    preLink V3 Cloud, New Board of Directors, New products:

    Board appointed by shareholders. A new and updated version of preLink released. Invited as showcase winners at WISH 2018. VeinTrain and Clinical Decision support products added.

  • 2020
    Innovating out of a Crisis – SARS CoV19 preLink on Microsoft Azure:

    New innovative data collection and reporting modules deployed for Dischem RSA, Dischem Namibia, Life Hospitals, Junction Pharmacy OR Tambo airport, Atter Pathology, iMed, GHI, Aurum Institute. New NMC interface with NICD and Bi-Directional comms with NHLS. Google Play Store and Apple iStore apps published.


We design custom end-to-end software solutions to streamline business processes in medical
diagnostic and research laboratories. Our core product preLink designed and developed in-house.
VeinTrain cannula and venepuncture e-learning course is designed to reduce injuries to patients and minimize litigation risks associated to these procedures. Showcase winner at the World Innovation Summit for Health 2018.
Watif Health Clinical Decision Support is designed to provide accessible, equitable healthcare technology to lower income groups. The system can be deployed at any primary healthcare facility for screening patients, identify health risks, mapping treatment pathways and monitor treatment outcome. Up-skill the clinical healthcare worker by providing AI driven treatment protocol guidance for the effective management of non-communicable diseases including Diabetes, Hypertension, HIV, TB, Dyslipidaemia and Chronic Kidney Disease. Showcase winner at the World Innovation Summit for Health 2018.


The software development life cycle (SDLC) is the process of planning, writing, modifying, and maintaining software. We adhere to this methodology when we design new software for computers, cloud deployment and mobile phones.

Step 1
Plan and brainstorm. We
engage with our clients to
obtain scope.

Step 2
Analyze Requirements.
The important phase that
ensures we understand our customer needs.

Step 03
Design and Develop.
Making ideas happen. Innovation is key during this

Step 4
Test and Deploy Testing starts
in our Dev environment.
Thereafter a team is assigned for
testing in sandbox environment.
UAT is the final step before

Step 05
Support and Maintain.
Software is regularly
updated and support available 24/7 for critical services.


“The truth is that teamwork is at the heart of great achievement.”
John C Maxwell


Gencode Pty Ltd has recently restructured with a new grouping of shareholders taking the company to the next level. We are expanding our services into the mining sector and into the rest of Africa and Asia in both the public and private healthcare sectors.

Nolan D. France

Director – CEO

Responsible for visionary leadership, business development and governance. Passionate about Health Tech and IT innovation. Microsoft Certified Implementation Specialist with decades of experience in the private pathology and clinical research sectors.

Brevino Dasappa

Director – Operations

Customer relationship management, support, sales and operations management. Decades of experience in public pathology and clinical research sector in IT.​

Russell J. Olivier

Director – Systems Engineer

Experienced software developer leading product development, software assurance, consulting Analysis, Design, Research and Development​.

Dr. Gil Mahlati

Board Chairman

Advisor for transformational goals, Business Development and Corporate Governance. Dr Mahlati is founding shareholder and director of African Financial Group, specialising in the funding of hospital developments, a perfect fit for Gencode Pty Ltd.