March 19-21, 2007 — MERA, Eastern Europe’s leading provider of software services, was the Silver Sponsor of the Gartner Outsourcing Summit 2007, held in Dallas, Texas, USA, on March 19-21.
The Gartner Outsourcing Summit is one of the key outsourcing events, aimed at providing a comprehensive view of the entire outsourcing arena to allow leaders from both business and IT groups to come together.
At the Summit Рђlexey Myakov, Director of Business Development at MERA, hosted a boardroom session focused on advantages of Russia as an outsourcing destination, among which he emphasized: the high level of education, competitive rates of services and economical stability. Having 17 years of experience in the IT industry and more than 900 highly skilled, well educated, motivated software engineers MERA goes beyond these benefits providing full cycle software R&D services confirmed by ISO 9001:2000 and TL9000 certificates to the world’s forefront telecom companies such as Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Nortel, TietoEnator and more.
“Taking MERA as an example we aimed at demonstrating the key competitive differentiators of a company that make the success of a long-term outsourcing relationship, — says Alexey Myakov, Director of Business Development at MERA — We showcased how MERA' outstanding telecommunication expertise, extensive experience mission critical and complex systems, mature project management methodologies and strong track record of employee retention help to build up teams with the right knowledge and skills to solve our clients' most challenging tasks.”
The Gartner Outsourcing Summit is an exceptional opportunity to make B2B contacts. During the Summit MERA executives had a series of matchmaking meetings in which they presented the company’s benefits and made a number of valuable business contacts among the Summit attendees.
About Gartner Outsourcing Summit
The Gartner Outsourcing Summit is an annual event providing a comprehensive view of the entire outsourcing arena to allow the leaders from both business and IT groups to come together; and offers a holistic understanding of all options, risks and opportunities available. The Summit provides unbiased, road-tested advice and best practices necessary for setting outsourcing strategies and objectives, evaluating and selecting the right services providers, managing relationships with external partners and delivering profitable outcomes.
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