Zoom announces establishment of a new technology center in Chennai

ZVC India, the Indian arm of the US based communication platform Zoom Video Communications, has announced the establishment of a new technology center in Chennai, India.

Velchamy Sankarlingam, President of Engineering and Product, Zoom, stated that the new technology center in Chennai is a part of the expansion plan of the company and will enhance the prevailing center in Bengaluru along with the two data centers in Hyderabad and Mumbai.

Not to mention, the company also has its plans to speed up its hiring process in India.

Velchamy mentioned that just like the technology center in Bengaluru in 2020, the new Chennai based technology center will play an important role as a source of innovation for Zoom.

Velchamy continued that it will focus on development and research for new products such as Zoom Contact Center and state-of-the-art technologies to develop a communication platform that will imitate real life immersive experiences for consumers, given that businesses across the globe are shifting towards a hybrid format.

Apparently, the facility at Chennai will be led by Zoom’s global engineering team headquartered in San Jose, California.

As per reports, Sankarlingam quoted that the team values and recognizes the vitality of India as an important part of Zoom’s development strategy.

With the incorporation of Chennai based technology center, Zoom strives to compete at the forefront of technological leadership and help increase the bar in the new generation of collaboration.

He added that as Zoom empowers its ecosystem for upcoming innovations, its vast presence in India will play a vital role in helping speed up the translation of concepts and ideas into ground-breaking solutions for a global impact.

The new technological center invites talents in India to be a part of their enhancing IT, DevOps, Business Operations, and Security teams as they scale their operations.

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