Mindtree opens second US delivery center
Posted on Apr 29 2014 | IBNS
Bangalore, Apr 29 : Indian global information technology solutions company Mindtree recently expanded its US operations by launching a delivery center in Redmond, Washington.
The state of the art facility will focus on building talent and delivering cutting edge solutions in the areas of cloud, mobility, infrastructure management and testing.
Mindtree noted that the 13,000 square-foot facility has an initial seating capacity of 125 with room to increase that capacity quickly over time.
"There is an increasing demand from our clients to provide right-sourcing options from a combination of onsite, offshore, or onshore locations," said Scott Staples, President Americas at Mindtree.
Staples said, "We have already proven, with our right-sourcing approach, that we can deliver superior solutions at lower costs and at a faster pace. USDC-Redmond allows us to further scale the delivery of solutions in the U.S., create high value jobs in the State of Washington and help us continue to leverage the best and brightest from the global talent pool."
According to the company officials, this is Mindtree's second delivery center in the U.S., the first was established in Gainesville, Florida in 2012, pioneering the right sourcing trend and now serving more than 15 clients with a specific focus on Agile Development.
The US delivery centers, being in a US time zone complement Mindtree's existing global delivery centers, enhancing its ability to deliver time-to-market and cost advantages through right-sourcing, the officials said.
"Mobile and Cloud are playing a transformational role in our client's business roadmap. Between the talent available in Redmond, our academy of excellence and existing pool of experts, we will be able to deliver meaningful solutions onsite," said Kamran Ozair, Executive Vice President and Head of Redmond USDC, Mindtree.
"The presence of Microsoft, one of our largest clients, makes Redmond a strategic location. Our experience engineering next generation solutions for Microsoft give our new delivery center a very strong foundation," he added.