Solutions for the Business and Education Sectors

Our commitment to providing leading edge technology and solutions, to both the business and educational sectors in Africa, helped secure us the agency for the multiple award winning Mimio Interactive Teaching Technologies range of products. These are marketed alongside a wide, varied and extensive selection of allied items all designed to assist both the educator and the business-person in their mutual quest to teach, instruct and disseminate information. Today BDC can boast a very impressive list of users in both target markets


From inception in 2000, Sheldene Sander-Smit’s intention was to provide market proven business solutions to the corporate sector. A glance at Business Data Communication’s list of corporate and industrial users provides confirmation that they are making considerable inroads into that target market. BDC provides a full range of interactive technology solutions and are constantly striving to include cutting-edge products that ease the presentation and training challenges facing the business world. A wide range of audience response keypads has captured the interest of the corporate world to provide on site / real time data in the conference, meeting or training environment. The interactive technology has turned trainers thoughts into a complete different way of presenting to a large audience. Implicit in their approach is the understanding that service is the key. The after sale needs of the client are assured and help is never more than a phone call away.


Interactive Technology has come a long way in the Classroom environment. BDC Distributor for MIMIO in Southern Africa has made a big indent in the local classrooms. The systems that BDC provide are portable and easy to use for the teachers, Lectureres.
Besides the Mimio Classroom family of products – Mimio Teach, (an interactive system that transforms any dry erase board into a fully interactive whiteboard), projector, (overhead as well as short-throw) View, (a document camera which also automatically integrates with Mimio Studio software) Vote, (multiple choice keypads) – generic software is also provided that adds real value to the overall package.
The inroads BDC has made have been staggering and the accolades that have come their way from users in the educational sphere bear testimony to the fact that BDC is now a highly respected name in the all-important world of teaching.
The dedicated head of the company, Sheldene Sander-Smit, and her committed staff are constantly striving to develop further the rapport they have established with innumerable schools and tertiary institutions and to add more to that ever-expanding list. In-depth training is assured and the level of after-sales service is exemplary. Pricing is competitive and the product guarantee they offer assures peace of mind.

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Business Data Communication has been in operation since 2000. With dedication, drive and a passion to provide leading edge technology in the Education and business sectors in Africa saw them secure Mimio's Interactive Teaching Technologies. However, Business Data Communications also sources and supplies a variety of different technologies and solutions to aid the Educator in schools, universities, and colleges, as well as the corporate industry with meetings, conferencing and boardroom facilitation.

The driving force behind their phenomenal growth in a relatively short space of time is the senior member, Sheldene Sander-Smit. Sheldene’s dynamism, vision and integrity has rubbed off on her small but dedicated staff and all share with her a determination to see their current client base grow. Testimonials from users adorn their walls in their office in Centurion, accolades from schools large and small, wealthy and poor and acclaim from industrial and corporate companies using their `state of the art’ technological aids.

New and allied products is being introduced on a regular basis and it would be very probable that any potential users' Audio Visual needs could be professionally met through this vibrant company. From the most humble user to the largest, all Business Data Communication clients are assured of competitive prices and truly exemplary after sale service.

MimioTeach interactive whiteboard