Merger with Freeborders adds new vertical expertise and critical new
services for the Global Software Product R&D Powerhouse.
SAN FRANCISCO & SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Inc. jointly announced today that they have formally executed a
merger. The combined company will become one of the world’s largest
software product development companies with 2,000 employees, over 100
clients and 15 delivery and R&D centers across the US, Europe and Asia
Pacific. Symbio´s software R&D solutions and capabilities now extend to
industries undergoing massive change such as financial services, media,
travel, and e-commerce.
Symbio is leading the way through the change with its R&D-as-a-Service
(RDaaS) concept which empowers companies grow through technology
innovation. The ever-increasing pace of technology changes around
mobile, social, software-as-a-service (SaaS), analytics, and smart
products and services have increased software complexity.
“The merger of Symbio and Freeborders enables our clients to master
innovation and capitalize on change to become market leaders,” said Jacob
Hsu, CEO of Symbio. “Technology is both a driver of industry
disruption and an enabler of new innovation, and we empower our clients
to succeed by co-creating new software-driven products, services and
The joint service offering will provide clients with a complete
portfolio of RDaaS solutions to ignite (strategic insight, design
and productization), accelerate (agile software development,
application development & maintenance, QA and globalization) and optimize
their businesses (joint development centers, managed operations centers
and customer experience centers).
Symbio provides technology innovation and software R&D services to
leading companies ranging from global multinationals such as IBM, Intel,
and Microsoft, to cutting edge pioneers like Evernote, Square, and
Xiaomi. We combine innovative expertise, an advanced global delivery
network and specialized solutions to enable software product development
of the highest quality, speed, cost-efficiency and innovation. Symbio's
headquarters are in Silicon Valley with eight development centers in
China, Finland, and Sweden. To learn more, visit www.symbio.com.
Founded in 1999, Freeborders provides global IT consulting, technology
and outsourcing services. Freeborders’ solution accelerators help
companies exploit the full potential of their IT investments.
Headquartered in San Francisco, the company has offices in Denver, New
York, London, Stockholm, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Guangzhou, Shenzhen,
and Wuxi. To learn more, visit http://www.freeborders.com.
Cheri Mangum, +1 (386)
Source: Symbio, Inc.