LogiGear Invests in Vietnam, Leveraging Economic Downturn

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (PRWEB) August 6, 2009—Asia’s technology market is expanding rapidly as US and European companies seek affordable software testing solutions, and LogiGear Corporation (http://www.logigear.com), a leader in onshore / offshore software testing and development in the US and Vietnam, anticipates intensified growth going into 2010. LogiGear Vietnam is leveraging this opportunity to invest in human resources and infrastructure, and in so doing, the future of Vietnam.

“Ho Chi Minh City uniquely offers the resilience and stability necessary for the development of global resources in software testing,” said Hung Q. Nguyen, LogiGear Chairman/CEO. “Vietnam is fast becoming an attractive investment destination for the global IT industry.” HCMC is ranked 4th in the 2008 list of Top 50 Software Testing Outsourcing Cities by Global Services-Tholons (http://www.tholons.com/pages/global50.asp).” The city was ranked 6th in 2007.

Investing in human resources – LogiGear and HCMC University of Science have formed a partnership providing software testing training and certification. The training program is standardized, awarding the LogiGear Certified Test Professional designation (LCTP). The new educational partnership is the first of many planned engagement by LogiGear to work with many universities worldwide.

Investing in infrastructure – In June 2009, LogiGear Vietnam’s new headquarters facility opened its doors at 1A Phan Xich Long Street, Phu Nhuan District. LogiGear Tower the 30,000 square foot building consolidated LogiGear’s Vietnam operations, which were previously spread across three buildings in Ho Chi Minh City.

Founded in 2005, LogiGear Vietnam was the first US-led software testing center in Vietnam. Clients include Fortune 500 companies and startups from many industries requiring QA of enterprise systems, consumer electronics, websites and many other products. The software testing facility offers lower costs, lower staff turnover, and best-of-breed expertise supported by modern infrastructure.

About LogiGear Corporation

LogiGear Corporation (http://www.logigear.com) provides global solutions for software testing, and offers public and corporate software testing training programs worldwide through LogiGear University. LogiGear is a leader in the integration of test automation, offshore resources and US project management for fast, cost-effective results. Since 1994, LogiGear has worked with hundreds of companies from the Fortune 500 to early-stage startups, creating unique solutions to exactly meet their needs. With facilities in the US and Asia, LogiGear helps companies double their test coverage and improve software quality, while reducing testing time and cutting costs.