Hyderabad, Oct 14: CA on Tuesday, Oct 14 announced plans to expand its India Technology Center (ITC) with the construction of a new 180,000 sq ft building in its campus in the city. When completed in late 2010, the new USD 30 million research and development (R&D) building will have the capacity to house an additional 1,000 employees. ''As the world's leading independent IT management software company, CA relies on a vibrant and diverse workforce with major sites around the world,'' CA's Enterprise IT Management Group Executive Vice-President Ajei Gopal said in a statement.
''The ITC is one of CA's largest locations and is essential to CA's continued ability to deliver industry-leading solutions to our customers. With this new building, we will be able to accommodate anticipated growth in our R&D, technical support, IT infrastructure management, applications development and professional services teams.'' Opened a year ago after four years of CA R&D activity in India, the ITC now contributes to the development of all major CA products in the areas of IT management, governance and security. Currently, CA has about 1,600 employees at the ITC, located in the Nanakramguda village area of Serilingampally Municipality, the statement added.