VMware to invest $2 bn in India in five years

VMware on Wednesday announced plans to invest $2 billion in India over the next five years.
VMware CEO Pat GelsingerThe fresh investment would enable VMware, a subsidiary of Dell Technologies, to expand to new offices in Bengaluru and Pune, increase manpower, invest in R&D and support growing sales operations in India.

“India is a key cornerstone of our overall global investment strategy, providing outstanding engineering talent for our global R&D operations that are helping to drive innovation across our entire product portfolio,” said Pat Gelsinger, CEO of VMware.

VMware has partnered with Women Who Code, India, to train 15,000 women over the next two years in diverse technology areas.