Dimension Data Holdings (LSE: DDT, JSE: DDTGBP) is a South African company specializing in information technology services.

It is listed on both the London Stock Exchange and JSE Securities Exchange and is a former constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

The company is in the process of being fully acquired by Nippon Telegraph and Telephone.

The company was and founded by Jeremy Ord, Richard Came and Bruce Watson in 1983 in South Africa as an information technology specialist.

It was first listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in 1987.

In 1998 it acquired Plessey South Africa.

During the next two years it bought a series of companies in the UK, North America, Europe and Australia.

It was first listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2000.

Source: Wikipedia