Mindtree expands presence in US
IT major Mindtree expanded its US operations by opening its newest delivery centre in Redmond, Washington and the facility will focus on building talent and delivering cutting edge solutions in the areas of Cloud, Mobility, Infrastructure Management and Testing.
The facility, located adjacent to Microsoft's corporate campus, 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,' Scott Staples, President Americas at Mindtree 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 US, create high value jobs in the State of Washington and help us continue to leverage the best and brightest from the global talent pool,' he said.
This is Mindtree's second delivery center in the US 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 our ability to deliver time-to-market and cost advantages through right-sourcing, a company release 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,' Kamran Ozair, Executive Vice President and Head of Redmond USDC, Mindtree.
The presence of Microsoft, one of the company's largest clients, makes Redmond a strategic location. Its experience engineering next generation solutions for Microsoft give the company new delivery center a very strong foundation, he added.
(Posted on 29-04-2014)