Incedo Opens Centre of Excellence in Pune

by CXOtoday News Desk    Jan 25, 2018


Incedo, the US-based IT services and consulting firm has opened a cyber security center of excellence (CoE) in Pune and aims to recruit 100 people this year for the centre.

The center is launched in collaboration with Tripwire, a Belden company which provides security, compliance and IT operations solutions for enterprises, industrial organizations, service providers and government agencies.

The launch of this new development centre is part of a strategic move to surge the velocity of product development and to enable response to key business requirements in the area of cyber security for Tripwire. The research and development would also focus on leveraging emerging technologies to counter cyber security threats.

“The cyber security practice at Incedo is set to grow exponentially and we are committed to investing heavily towards building our engineering expertise to serve a rapidly evolving, critical sector,” said, Anupam Wahi, Senior Vice President and Head of Communication Engineering, Incedo.

Incedo’s engineers in Pune will work closely with Tripwire product specialists in Portland, Oregon to enhance Tripwire’s R&D capabilities and accelerate product development velocity, he added.

The center in the will house about 100 people in the first year, however it will gradually boost up to 300 people in the next 2-3 years.

The centre will concentrate on developing analytics across various Tripwire offerings and simplifying customer experiences enabling them to secure their critical on-premise and cloud systems

“As the intensity of data breaches continue to grow, cybersecurity is becoming a part of every organization’s risk agenda and the need for accelerated innovation and expanded engineering capabilities could not get more significant,” Dhrupad Trivedi, Executive Vice President at Belden and President at Tripwire, said.