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Xpanxion (which has a dev center in Pune) acquired by UST-Global

Xpanxion, a software services company with a significant presence in Pune has been acquired by UST-Global a software services providers for Global 100 companies. Here are some excerpts from the press release: “Xpanxion focuses on developing its technology services in … 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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Pune has more “product” based teams doing high value dev. than Bangalore – Zinnov

IT Advisory company Zinnov has just released a survey of “product” companies/teams in India and points out that 12% of product teams in Pune work on high value development work, compared to just 8% in Bangalore. Excerpts: Product teams based … Continue reading

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Pune Dial-a-Rickshaw startup in the news

Pune startup Ay Auto, which allows you to call a number (84460-01234) and get a rickshaw is in the news. They launched just last month, but have managed to get themselves covered by the Times of India. Another dial-a-rickshaw service … Continue reading

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Persistent develops software to allow quick integration of Skype on embedded devices

Persistent System claims to have developed a software that allows faster integration of Skype video calling on embedded devices like set top boxes, internet enabled TVs, mobiles, and media phones, according to an [article in the Economic Times][bloglink] Excerpt: The … Continue reading

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SMEStory Interview: Devendra Deshmukh (@devendradesh) of e-Zest Solutions

SMEStory has an interview of Devendra Deshmukh of e-Zest a company that does enterprise software / application development services. Excerpts: One of the recent turning points would be us acquiring the Pune-based Maestro Mobile Services to strengthen our mobile development … Continue reading

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Persistent’s Anand Deshpande to give workshop on “Crossing the 50cr Chasm” in Chennai

Persistent’s CEO, Anand Deshpande, will conduct a workshop in Chennai on how to cross the Rs. 50 crore chasm. There’s something about Scalability. Especially when one is hovering around 5-20 Crores(INR) of annual turnover and aspiring to cross the magical … Continue reading

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Interesting Company: SixSteps 3D animation and visualization

Heard about an interesting company yesterday (while attending IIM-Ahmedabad’s CIIE’s MentorEdge Rendezvous program in Pune). SixSteps is a company that does 3d animations and visualizations for clients. This can be used for educational or training purposes, or for product documentation … Continue reading

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