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Chile-IT

October 21, 2010 13:43 ET

Chile-IT Expands Presence in the U.S. With Two New Member Companies

Eticsa and Datco Further Solidify Chile as IT Outsourcing Hub for U.S. Companies Through Strategic U.S. Customer and Partner Wins

SANTIAGO, CHILE--(Marketwire - October 21, 2010) -  Chile-IT, The Americas IT Partner, today announced two new member companies on the heels of announcing key U.S. customer and partner wins for its five original member companies in September. Now Eticsa, a leader in datacenter and control room design, along with Datco, a provider of IT consulting services and Microsoft technology solutions, will join the ranks of Chile-IT's member companies. Since its founding in mid-2009, Chile-IT has assisted its member companies in partnering with U.S.-based companies and the addition of Eticsa and Datco further solidify Chile as a primary IT high end outsourcing destination for U.S. companies.

"Datco and Eticsa are two high end and specialized companies in Chile and we are excited to add them to Chile-IT's growing list of member companies," said JC Munoz, CEO, Chile-IT. "The addition of integration technology, IT infrastructure and specialized engineering signifies the diverse range of technology specialization that Chilean-based IT companies can offer to U.S. businesses."

Eticsa is the leading Datacenter and Control Rooms designer and integrator in Latin America. Its services consist of design, implementation and managed services for data centers and control rooms across numerous industries. These industries include education, manufacturing, mining, utilities and financial. The company has partnerships with some of the most reputable technology companies, such as Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, Honeywell and Dell.

Datco is an 11-year-old company that provides a wide range of IT consulting services and Microsoft technology solutions. Professional services include software and collaborative development for business solutions, integration of SOA-ESB connectors, business process management, administration and content management solutions, and more.

Chile-IT is the international umbrella organization of the Chilean Association of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) companies (ACTI), an industry association of leading IT companies based in Chile. ACTI is supported by CORFO, the Chilean Economic Development Agency. Chile-IT member companies consist of some of the most successful and influential companies in Chile and Latin America. In addition to Datco and Eticsa, member companies also consist of:

  • Coasin Global Services (application development and remote infrastructure managed services)
  • Excelsys (online banking technology)
  • Ki Technology (digital marketing and web development)
  • NovaRed (managed security solutions)
  • Synapsis (outsourcing and data center management mainly for the utilities industry).

Chile-IT plans to sign more partnerships with Chilean-based companies in 2011, continuing its efforts to widen member company expertise and cements Chile's position as a premier nearshore destination and partner for the IT outsourcing needs of U.S.-based firms.

About Chile-IT
Chile-IT, The Americas IT Partner, is the international umbrella organization of the Chilean Association of Information and Communication Technologies companies (ACTI), the industry association of leading IT companies based in Chile, and is supported by CORFO, the Chilean Economic Development Agency. Comprised of Chile's most elite IT companies, Chile-IT offers U.S. firms a nearshore outsourcing partner that provides high-value service and expertise in numerous industries, including application development, software development, online banking services, digital marketing and design services, security solutions and various IT-related specialties. For more information, visit www.chile-it.com.

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