Crimson Line provides managed Cloud & IT services for the professional services and retail industries by a highly experienced team handling all aspects of your IT from traditional IT support to complex cloud solutions for national and regional clients.

Apart from being a Microsoft Gold Partner, we are also a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner and have Microsoft Certified Trainers available to assist with training.

Crimson Line: Microsoft Gold Partner

Gold Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions

Gold Datacenter

Gold Cloud Productivity

Silver Cloud Platform

Silver Collaboration and Content

Silver Application Development

Silver ISV

AEP Authorized Education Partner

MCT Microsoft Certified Trainer

Crimson Line was founded by Louis Koen in 1998 and has branches in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa. As we have years of experience in IT management and support, we’ll share our expert knowledge with you, or your IT team. Our Managed Cloud Services strategy is to consider all role players, current hardware and software as well as future needs, which leads to thorough change management during your migration to the Cloud.

The company name was derived from the line which appears on the horizon of the earth at dawn. Our name ‘Crimson Line’ encapsulates an ethos of foresight and optimism. As a result, our engineers are avid readers of forums, white papers and constantly undergo training, to ensure we remain our expert knowledge in an ever and rapid evolving industry.

To date we have built a vast portfolio of loyal customers that depend on our expertise to conduct their core business functions. We constantly reach new heights in both customer service and service delivery. With hard work and focusing on building trust relationships, Crimson Line has become the preferred service provider of managed IT services for many national and regional clients.


IT is no longer about problem-solving. Crimson Line’s goal is to provide our clients with agile solutions that will improve their daily operations.


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In 2017, Crimson Line was the top Cloud Solutions Provider reseller for Tarsus on Demand and as a result Louis Koen attended the Microsoft Ignite Conference in Orlando, Florida. This conference showcases Microsoft’s enterprise products and services, while providing incredibly valuable IT training.


Crimson Line is currently a Level 4 B-BBEE Contributor. Click here to download the certificate.