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iGATE Corporation
Type Public (NYSE: IGTE)
Founded 1996
Headquarters Fremont, California and Findlay Township, Pennsylvania
Key people Sunil Wadhwani and Ashok Trivedi, Co-founders and Chairmen
Phaneesh Murthy , President and CEO
Industry Information technology
Revenue $192.2 million USD
Employees 6,380
Website www.igate.com

iGATE Corporation is an information technology firm founded and based in Fremont, California with an operational headquarters Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The company specializes in business data processing and uses a structure known as iTOPS (integrated Technology and Operations Systems) to meet customer demands. Services provided include: IT consulting; application development, data warehousing, business intelligence solutions, ERP/enterprise solutions, BPO/business service provisioning, infrastructure management, testing/independent verification and validation, and contact center services. Offices are located in 16 countries and serve businesses in various fields. While the US has long been their operations center, the company is undergoing an aggressive expansion into India. A corporate goal is to become one of the Top 10 employers in Indian for which to be employed.

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Offices and development centers

iGATE campus at White Field Bangalore, India
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Indian branches

iGATE has development centres and/or regional offices in the following Indian cities: Bangalore,Chennai,Kolkata,Hyderabad,Mumbai,Noida with White Field,Bangalore as its Indian Headquarters.

On October 29 2009, iGATE expands its Global Delivery facility at its corporate campus in Whitefield, Bangalore. The new facility provides 115,000 sq.feet of additional workspace with features like LED and Solar Power lighting, an ozone-friendly air conditioning system, organic waste converter and a water recycling system.

Global units

Apart from India, iGATE has its branches in the following nations: United States of America, Australia, Belgium, Canada, France, Mexico, Malaysia, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Netherlands, Switzerland, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden with its global headquarters at Pittsburgh, located in the United States.

Employees

Employees of iGATE are called with a nickname iGATORs. So far, nearly 6500 employees are working in iGATE all over the world and many more to join. iGATORs are a brave new breed of professionals who add enthusiasm and sparkle to the work environment. Work-life balance, nurturing of individual talent, fostering team work and recognition of innovation are key elements of the iGATE Culture. For strengthening the relationship among iGATORs beyond their immediate team members, workplace and city of operation all iGATORs have been divided into four Houses – Banyan, Palm, Gulmohur and Tamarind. Various events are conducted and at the end of the year, the House with maximum points will walk away with a Rolling Trophy. Apart from their regular corporate activities, iGATOR's are participating in Public Welfare Projects like Renovation, Computer training to village students etc.

Awards

  • iGATE Ranked No.1 in Data Warehousing, Data Mining and Business Intelligence in the 2008 Annual Black Book of Outsourcing User Survey.
  • iGATE Ranked No.1 in a survey conducted by Data Quest Magazine for "IT BEST EMPLOYERS".
  • CNBC-TV18 Survey ranks iGATE as No.1 employer of choice in India in IT/ITeS Sector.
  • iGATE ranked No.1 in the category of "EMPLOYEE SATISFACTION".
  • The company has been assessed at CMMI Level 5, Six Sigma methodologies and is COBIT, ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 certified, ensuring the highest levels of quality and data security
  • iGATE ranked No.5 in the "INDIAN DREAM COMPANY" Survey conducted by Data Quest in 2008.
  • It has been ranked the second best employer in India across all industries in the Business Today-Mercer-TNS Best Companies to Work for survey.

Competitors

iGATE's competitors in most of its business arenas are Infosys, Wipro and Tech Mahindra

References

  • [1]
  • [2] List of iGATE branches and its contact details around the globe.
  • [3] Awards and Press releases.
  • [4] Public Welfare projects of the company.
  • [5] List of competitors for iGATE.

External Links

  • [6]Official Website

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