Arise was established in 2011 as a strategic software solutions provider to bring the benefits of web-based business tools to companies throughout New Zealand. Our mission is to continually add value to your organisation, and maintain a strong long term relationship.

Zoho Alliance Partner

ZOHO Alliance Partner, New Zealand

Arise has been an authorised partner with Zoho since being founded and is impressed how the product suite has has evolved and matured since then.

While Zoho may not be the perfect fit for all businesses, Rob definitely recommends considering it as an option for most company operations because of the integration between products and the options to configure it to fit business processes.

Our Services

Arise contracts external consultants to assist with configuration and customisation of software.

We provide consulting, implementation, training, and support services for best-of-breed cloud solutions, depending on your requirements.

Arise has three core aims to deliver value to our clients:

  1. Reduce costs and simplify your software systems
  2. Highly efficient software systems that capture crucial data; assist better communications; support collaboration and visibility; and deliver improved productivity to all staff
  3. Provide responsive support services for continuity of your business operations.

Rob LaidLaw – Principal Consultant

Rob Laidlaw acts as the principal consult, specialising in consultation, implementation, and training services.

He is passionate about boosting your success through integrating software solutions that will simplify and streamline your day-to-day activities.

As a trusted advisor to his clients, Rob is constantly focused on delivering better business value by decreasing cost, and increasing operational efficiency and productivity.

Rob has been working in the IT sector since 2000, across a range of disciplines and organisations, and is an experienced Software Consultant with skills in:

  • Project management
  • Requirements analysis
  • Application deployment & configuration
  • User training & support
  • Release and test management.

“Getting involved early in the process means I can help your business make smart decisions along the way. This relieves the pressure usually felt with developing new systems, and allows you more time to get on with business.”