Teranet Inc., one of the leading IT solutions providers for the Canadian financial services and real estate markets, has recently set up its first Centre for Software Development, TeraServ, at Technopark. On March 28, Nicole Girard, Consul General of Canada along with Elgin Farewell, CEO, Teranet and Fariba Rawhani, CIO, Teranet inaugurated the 10,000-sq.ft. facility
Teranet Inc., one of the leading IT solutions providers for the Canadian financial services and real estate markets, has recently set up its first Centre for Software Development, TeraServ, at Technopark. On March 28, Nicole Girard, Consul General of Canada along with Elgin Farewell, CEO, Teranet and Fariba Rawhani, CIO, Teranet inaugurated the 10,000-sq.ft. facility at a brief function in which I also took part. TeraServ is going to open up a lot of opportunities in emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Block Chain which are also two focus areas of Government of Kerala in the IT sector.
The Middle-East-based Unity Infotech Solutions (UIS), popular as one of the market leaders in payment solutions, opened its first Centre of Excellence (CoE) at the World Trade Center building at Infopark Kochi on April 10. The venture is an offshore development centre with R&D facility exploring new technologies and developing advanced products in IT and Fintech. In yet another development at Infopark, UST Global opened its new office space at World Trade Centre. The 1000-plus-seater new office space will host the ODC (Offshore Delivery Center) catering to clients primarily in the BFSI (banking, financial services and insurance) and retail sectors, thereby opening more job opportunities.
While on this, let me congratulate IBS Software which has recently been selected by Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, to enhance the airline’s operations. IBS was accorded the contract to replace the airline’s existing network control system and develop a hub management system allowing the airline’s employees to move away from manual processes.
I am also happy to inform you about the new Visitor Management System being introduced at Technopark to facilitate ease of entry of visitors. Through this paperless Visitor Management System developed by InnoVal Digital Solutions Private Limited (IVL), visitors can make online request for entry passes directly to the concerned company. IVL is a Technopark-based new age hi-tech enterprise application software firm.
Last but not the least, Tech-A-Break, the 30-day-long cultural extravaganza for techies organised by Natana, the arts and cultural club of GTech (Group of Technology Companies), will begin later this month. It’s after seven long years, we are bringing Tech-A-Break back to the campus. I look forward to maximum participation from the companies and wish the event a grand success!