|In the year 1995, Eng. Khalid
Abdullah Bashmail completed his studies in Computer Science
from Denver University, USA and established Modern Data Systems.
The primary objective was to produce world-class enterprise-wide
software solutions that not only bring along latest technology
but also lay special emphasis on the specific computing requirements
of the middle-east/Arab world.
|After studying the market requirements and developing
a suitable solution, MDS released it's first product named PartsWare
which was met with great success. This accounting program stood
distinct among similar products in many respects. It has continued
to evolve over the years and enjoys a distinct place for itself
in the market.
| In 1998, a specialized multimedia division was
established to produce interactive self-paced training software.
The chief objective was to provide an effective medium for the
Arab youth to explore and learn the latest in information technology,
and thus enable the Arab world to keep pace with rapid advancements
in information technology. Towards the end of 1998 our first
multimedia product, Hathehi Al-internet which, as it's name
indicates, is an introduction to the Internet. It was warmly
welcomed by users and recieved a very positive response from
the market, it emerged as a unique self-paced learning solution
and set some new standards in self-paced training.
|In the year 1999, the company released a new
product named AccuWare, which was built around the same rich
standards of PartsWare, In addition AccuWare, included solutions
that present a high level of comprehensiveness to suit a wide-range
of industries and respective functional requirements and Business
|In the year 2000, the company released a collection
of self-paced interactive training CDs titled “AllimNafsak
Interactive Training Series”, which included training
on Microsoft Office2000 applications, in addition to different
versions of the windows operating system.
|In the year 2001 AD, in response to dramatic
increase in demand for titles of AllimNafsak series, MDS released
NeTrainer, An enterprise-level interactive self-paced learning
|MDS’s business model has grown in proportion
to the expansion of its product and service offerings. The company
continues to see a growing share of its revenues from enterprise-level
contracts and a decreasing proportion from small lot sales of
|The company still maintains the same zest &
zeal and nurtures the same ambitions. Beginning with just one
Interactive Learning Application and just one Accounting Solution,
MDS has come a long way and grown it’s presence to provide
services within and beyond the boundaries of the kingdom of
Saudi Arabia. Today MDS has gained a reputable position among
the top IT solutions and services companies in the region.