Bandspeed Selects Tavant Technologies for Product Development Center in India.AUSTIN, Texas -- Bandspeed, the leader in Wi-Fi management platforms for the business mass market, today announced that the company has partnered with Tavant Technologies to set up a dedicated offshore development center in Bangalore, India. The Bangalore center will allow Bandspeed to continue to scale its product development and engineering efforts to meet the immediate go-to-market needs of OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) The rebranding of equipment and selling it. The term initially referred to the company that made the products (the "original" manufacturer), but eventually became widely used to refer to the organization that buys the products and and ODM (Original Design Manufacturer) A contract manufacturer that uses its own designs and intellectual property (IP). See contract manufacturer. customers.
Bandspeed demonstrated its growth and market momentum to potential ODM and OEM customers through the recent launch of its AirMaestro Wi-Fi access point (AP) platform, and successful demonstrations of the AirMaestro solution at the 2006 Interop Tokyo conference. The partnership with Tavant will allow Bandspeed to attract an experienced team of world-class developers to expand the development of a solution that ODMs and OEMs have been waiting for -- a WLAN See wireless LAN.
WLAN - wireless local area network solution that provides enterprise-class Wi-Fi networks See wireless Ethernet and 802.11. for the mass market at an affordable price.
"By expanding Bandspeed's product development organization to Bangalore, India, we will continue to attract the brightest engineering minds across the globe. This will allow us to round out our AirMaestro product line and aggressively move forward with our engineering efforts," said Bill Eversole, president and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , Bandspeed.
Eversole noted that India was the preferred choice of location because it offers a huge pool of highly specialized, skilled talent, with the added advantage of lower costs.
"We chose to partner with Tavant Technologies in order to ensure seamless navigation of the local, cultural, finance, HR and legal issues unique to India. Tavant gives us the opportunity to concentrate on our core business while providing us with full back-office and support infrastructure, and to create an environment where we can work with our own dedicated employees," said Ashok Yerneni, India Center Head, Bandspeed.
"We are pleased to partner with Bandspeed in its efforts to expand its business into India," said Sarvesh Mahesh, CEO, Tavant Technologies. "We believe the company's technology is clearly on the forefront of innovation and we wish them great success in their endeavor."
Bandspeed is the leader in next-generation Wi-Fi management providing AP solutions that make possible mission-critical Wi-Fi voice See voice over Wi-Fi. , data and video applications for the mass market. Bandspeed's AirMaestro is an 802.11 Wi-Fi AP platform consisting of the AirMaestro software and integrated circuits Integrated circuits
Miniature electronic circuits produced within and upon a single semiconductor crystal, usually silicon. Integrated circuits range in complexity from simple logic circuits and amplifiers, about 1/20 in. (1. (IC). Bandspeed is privately held and headquartered in Austin, Texas. For more information on Bandspeed, please contact the company at 512-358-9000, or visit Bandspeed's website at www.bandspeed.com.
About Tavant Technologies:
Founded in 2000, Tavant has quickly grown to a company of over 1,100 professionals delivering global IT solutions and services. With a strong foundation of engineering excellence and process maturity, Tavant has excelled in providing enterprise wide software applications focused on rules-based automation of business processes. Tavant is an ISO (1) See ISO speed.
(2) (International Organization for Standardization, Geneva, Switzerland, www.iso.ch) An organization that sets international standards, founded in 1946. The U.S. member body is ANSI. 27001 compliant and SEI-CMMi level 4 certified See certification. organizations. The company has a deep understanding of the processes and industries, which translates into high customer satisfaction and employee satisfaction cores. Tavant's expertise is in highly engineered technologies including workflow and rules engines, constraint-based optimization engines, and document management and imaging solutions that create customized reliable, modular software See modular programming. . For more information, visit Tavant's website at www.tavant.com.