Monthly Archives: February 2014

Moneylife interviews Sharmila Bhide, co-founder of Pune-based Calsoft

Moneylife has an interview with Sharmila Bhide, co-founder of Pune-based outsourced software services company, Calsoft. Here are some excerpts from the interview: […] Sharmila Bhide founded Calsoft about 16 years ago. The company specialises in software product engineering services with … Continue reading

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Infosys plans is Pune’s largest software exporter with 11% of the total, and 37000 employees

Speaking on the occasion of the opening of Infosys’ Nagpur campus, chairman Narayan Murthy made some interesting comments about its strength in Pune: Excerpt: Infosys Executive Chairman Narayan Murthy said in his speech that the company has emerged as the … Continue reading

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Pune named as one of the 8 emerging tech startup hubs in the world by @TheNextWeb

TheNextWeb has an interesting article on 8 emerging tech startup hubs in the world, and Pune is one of them (along with Eindhoven, Netherlands; Nicosia, Cyprus; Dublin, Ireland; Raleigh, North Carolina; Hong Kong; Malmö, Sweden; and el Aviv, Israel.) Here … Continue reading

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Capgemini opens centre in Pune | Business Standard

Business Standard has an article pointing out that Capgemini has just inaugurated a new 2800-seater development facility at Talawade in Pune. This is in addition to the 4000 people that they already have in Pune. Excerpt: Aruna Jayanthi, CEO – … Continue reading

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Pune Technology entrepreneurs go from services to product development – The Economic Times

The Economic Times has an interesting article on how Pune based technology entrepreneurs make giant leap from services to product development, in which they’ve covered Pune based software product companies Uniken and Sapience. Excerpts: “Services helped us remain profitable while … Continue reading

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Economic Times covers story of how Pune’s Narendra Barhate built SEED InfoTech

Economic Times, has the story of how Narendra Barhate’s SEED Infotech leveraged learning solutions to be a Rs 58 cr venture Excerpts: We started with two types of courses. The short course, lasting 45 days, focused on soft skills, while … Continue reading

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Pune’s e-Zest Solutions invests in Bangalore-based healthcare tech firm Neurosynaptic Communications

According to Reuters, e-Zest Solutions has invested an undisclosed amount of money in Neurosynaptic Communications, a Bangalore based healthcare technology firm Excerpt: Neurosynaptic was founded in 2002. Its product portfolio includes devices for telemedicine, standalone medical devices and remote weather … Continue reading

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IT company Atos Origin to hire 10,000 in India

According to Times of India, IT company Atos Origin to hire 10,000 in India. Excerpt: The Indian arm of the 8.5 billion euro IT services provider is the new competition for Indian IT companies, as it plans to add about … Continue reading

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