Veritas Technologies announced the launch of a new Center of Excellence (CoE) in Balewadi region of Pune, Maharashtra. The new modern facility stretching over 273,000 square feet underscores Veritas’ continued commitment to deliver market-leading solutions to support both local and global customers. The fully functional new CoE – a strategic investment by Veritas – can accommodate over 2,000 employees from cross-functional teams including engineering, technical support, IT, sales operations, finance, HR, and legal, dedicated to serving customers across the globe.
Mark Nutt, Senior Vice President, International Sales, Veritas, said, “India is a strategic market for Veritas. Our new Centre of Excellence reflects a strong vote of confidence in the growth potential and talent base present in India. We want to attract the brightest and best employees to help us deliver market-leading solutions to the world’s leading companies. Our new facility in Pune gives us a fantastic environment to develop and showcase our products. At Veritas, we will continue to invest regionally into the future, to drive innovation aligned with market requirements.”
With a state-of-the-art modern building equipped with employee-centric infrastructure, the new LEED certified facility caters to the wellbeing, health, and ergonomic comfort of employees. By creating an inviting working environment, Veritas seeks to provide the right space for its highly talented team to drive rich product innovation and demonstrate development expertise. The new facility is also designed to host customers and foster close interaction with the engineering teams as they participate in the product-innovation process.
Vijay Mhaskar, Vice President of Engineering, India region, Veritas, said, “We are elated to announce the launch of our state-of-the-art modern facility – designed to provide end-to-end research and innovation capabilities to develop world-class technologies that will further empower our local and global customers to bolster the resiliency of their infrastructure and business applications wherever it might be – from edge, to core to cloud.”
Veritas has been a steady partner of India’s IT growth over the past 25 years and is helping customers in their data management strategy to reduce risk, optimize cost, strengthen ransomware resiliency, achieve digital compliance and manage multi-cloud environments at scale. Since its inception, the Veritas team in India has celebrated a culture of innovation, contributing to more than 500 patents and playing a key role in developing the technology behind Veritas’s flagship products, which are used by 87% of the Fortune Global 500.
Veritas is firmly established in the community in Pune, enjoys strong working relationships with numerous prestigious education institutes and collaboratively offers training and internship programs to students. Veritas believes in nurturing local talent for the future as it expands its presence in India.