EMC started operations in India in October 2000 and has since scaled up its presence to over 3500 employees, a strong customer portfolio of 3800 across 190 cities, and a well established sales and marketing infrastructure, including a 200+ strong partner network.
In Sept 2009, it made its fourth major investment announcement in India with an incremental investment of US$1.5 Billion over five years (2010-2014). This brings its cumulative planned spend from 2003-2014 to US $ 2 Billion. The investment is being used for expansion of sales and marketing infrastructure, growing the information Infrastructure market and strengthening R&D presence in India.
EMC has a unique federation model of operation that includes EMC Information Infrastructure (EMCii), VMware and Pivotal which allows EMC to offer best-of-breed, integrated, technology while preserving customers’ ability to choose and deploy products from other IT companies. These businesses are strategically aligned yet each is focused on its core mission—developing the best technology and building the right partner ecosystem to best serve customers.
As disruptive trend of cloud, social, mobile and big data are defining the way we work and live, EMC believes the new wave of winners is comprised of companies that will redefine themselves to become software-defined enterprises. Through innovative products and services, EMC is helping organizations to accelerate their journey to software defined enterprises and enabling them to move to the 3rd platform.