VMware Invests $120M in Indian R&D Facility; Pat Gelsinger Comments

Vmware logo_ExecutiveBizVMware Inc. has invested $120 million for a new campus in India meant to support the company’s research and development operations, according to a Computerworld article.

The 420,000 square-foot facility in South Bangalore will house VMware’s new and current product R&D, as well as its 2,700 employees who run the company’s global operations and sales.

“India’s world-class IT expertise, impressive talent pool and industrial development make this country crucially important to VMware’s global growth strategy,” said Pat Gelsinger, CEO at VMware, during his visit to the country.

Scheduled to operate in 2014, the building under construction will integrate existing facilities in Bangalore.

Computerworld noted that VMware’s R&D India operations contribute to its virtualization and cloud computing portfolio.

Currently, developers in Bangalore and Pune support VMware’s software-defined data center, hybrid cloud and end-user computing.

email
Filed in: News Tags: , , , , ,

You might like:

MeriTalk Report Examines Challenges to Federal Cloud Adoption; Mike Younkers Comments MeriTalk Report Examines Challenges to Federal Cloud Adoption; Mike Younkers Comments
AT&T’s Casey Coleman Sees Tech Convergence for Federal IT Sector in 2015 AT&T’s Casey Coleman Sees Tech Convergence for Federal IT Sector in 2015
European Space Agency Combines Cloud Infrastructure with Red Hat Linux; Gianni Anguilletti Comments European Space Agency Combines Cloud Infrastructure with Red Hat Linux; Gianni Anguilletti Comments
Stu Fleagle: DISA to ‘Piecemeal’ Security Restriction Rollback Stu Fleagle: DISA to ‘Piecemeal’ Security Restriction Rollback
© 2015 ExecutiveBiz. All rights reserved.