Informatica expanding R&D facility in Bangalore

The company plans to invest $185 million in R&D globally in 2016.

INFORMATICA Mar 15th 2016 A-A+

Arvind Gupta, head of Digital India Foundation said, “Just as the Digital India programme has the vision to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy, Informatica has the vision to help organizations, including governments, through data empowerment and by providing a unified view of its citizens.”

Informatica started its India operations in 2003. The Informatica India Centre of Innovation has been instrumental in developing product releases and technological innovations like the Live Data Map, a scalable solution that sources, stores and organizes all of an enterprise’s metadata so that its users can search, discover and trust the data they are consuming.

Commenting on the announcement, Anil Chakravarthy, chief executive officer, Informatica,   said, “India has been a successful R&D location for Informatica for more than a decade, with over half the engineering talent located in India. The engineers at our India Centre of Innovation have developed software solutions that positively contribute to our customers’ success around the globe, including the very recent Live Data Map. With this expansion, we are reaffirming our commitment towards India as a market.”