GlobalLogic and Rofous Software Join Forces
Acquisition Extends GlobalLogic’s Leading Position in Software R&D Services; Company Now Serves 50 Percent of Top 20 Global Technology Firms, Including LinkedIn
McLean, VA – May 24, 2011 – GlobalLogic, a leader in software R&D services, today announced that it has acquired Rofous Software, a product and content engineering company with offices in Milpitas, California; Redmond, Washington; and Hyderabad, India. Rofous Software’s client base includes industry leaders such as LinkedIn and Stryker. The partnership will expand GlobalLogic’s footprint in India and help extend its leadership position by adding content engineering to its expanding portfolio of software R&D service offerings.
“I am very excited about combining forces with Rofous, which will be GlobalLogic’s largest acquisition to date,” said Peter Harrison, CEO, GlobalLogic. “Rofous is attractive because of its marquee clients, highly talented workforce, complementary offerings, and strong presence in Hyderabad. In particular, its content engineering expertise will broaden our own R&D service offerings – especially with clients in the ecommerce and information services sectors. The combination of our two firms brings our global workforce to over 5,500 and means we now serve half of the top 20 global technology firms.”
“We see significant potential synergies between our teams, as both of our corporate cultures embrace values of innovation, risk-taking, and exceeding client expectations,” said Brahma Naidu Vella, co-founder and CEO, Rofous Software. “We believe GlobalLogic’s global vision and client-focused execution provide great opportunities for both our customers and our employees. Our ownership mentality and spirit of cooperation drive opportunities for enrichment and advancement of our globally connected teams, while helping our customers deliver high-quality products to market rapidly and cost-effectively.”
About Rofous Software Rofous Software provides product engineering and content engineering services to companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 100s. Its services are designed to help clients generate revenue, reduce costs, and access the information necessary to operate their businesses on a timely basis.
About GlobalLogic GlobalLogic is now home to more than 5,500 employees, delivering innovation to leading technology organizations around the globe. Fortune 100 technology leaders as well as cutting-edge emerging companies rely on GlobalLogic to build innovative software that provides a competitive edge in the global economy. With global innovation hubs on three continents, GlobalLogic allows clients to tap a highly skilled talent pool located in state-of-the-art labs that deliver leading-edge cloud, mobile, SaaS, and social applications. The company is connected globally by its award-winning “Velocity” innovation platform, and its teams thrive on Agile collaboration. Backed by tier-one investors Goldman Sachs, NEA, and Sequoia Capital, GlobalLogic is headquartered in the US and has offices in Argentina, Germany, India, Israel, Ukraine, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit: www.globallogic.com. GlobalLogic is a trademark of GlobalLogic. All other brands, products or service names are or may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners. Related Links - Mobile application development , open source software development , logistics and supply chain management , advisory services