BS Reporter / Chennai/ Bangalore January 29, 2008
KTwo Technology Solutions, a Bangalore-based software products firm on Monday announced the opening of its Healthcare Centre of Excellence at the K L E Society’s College of Engineering & Technology, Belgaum.
The Centre of Excellence will primarily focus on product development for the healthcare sector. The centre will initially house 20 R&D experts and is expected to grow to 150-200 in the next 18-24 months.
“Opening a Centre of Excellence here would provide a backing to the untapped talent pool in the region,” said Anant Koppar, Chairman & CEO, KTwo Technology Solutions.
Elaborating, he added, “It is important for companies to go where the talent pool is available. Establishing the centre in Belgaum will set new standards and it will become a model centre for others to follow.”
KTwo, a member of the Intel India Design House Program, is designing medical solutions based on Embedded Intel Architecture. KTwo sees sustainable talent in the North Karnataka region, particularly in Belgaum.
“We are very pleased that KTwo has set up their centre in our college. We believe that the centre will definitely prove beneficial to the students as well the company in developing world class products,” says S C Pilli, Principal - K L E Society’s College of Engineering & Technology, Belgaum.