Zoom Video Communications said on Tuesday that its Indian entity ZVC India had set up its technology center, the first such facility in Tamil Nadu and the second in the country.
The technology center in Chennai was part of Zoom’s expansion plans and would complement the existing unit in Bengaluru.
The company has two data centers in Mumbai and Hyderabad, according to a company statement.
Chennai Technology Center would play a vital role as a source of innovation for Zoom and focus on researching and developing new products including Zoom contact center and advanced technologies to create a communication platform .
The unit would be led by Zoom’s global engineering teams based in San Jose, Calif., the company said.
“We recognize and appreciate the importance of India as a critical part of Zoom’s growth strategy. With the addition of Chennai Technology Center, we strive to be at the forefront of technology leadership and help raise the bar in the new era of collaboration,” Zoom Product and Engineering President Velchamy Sankarlingam said. .
“…our expanded presence in India will play an important role in helping to accelerate the translation of ideas and concepts into game-changing solutions for global impact. We welcome talent to India to be part of our growing DevOps, IT, Security and Business operational teams as we scale our operations,” he said.
Zoom’s Managing Director and Head of India and SAARC Region, Sameer Raje, said, “We are excited to launch the Chennai Technology Center and bring in India’s top talent, which will help us deliver a superior communications experience. top notch to our customers. “
Recruitment for the Chennai hub was ongoing and the company planned to ramp up its hiring in India through 2022, the statement added.
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