Why Outsource your IT to Cluj (Eastern Europe)?
IT Outsourcing in Cluj is one of the best choices if you are thinking of Central and Eastern Europe. Cluj is often named “the Silicon Valley of Romania” for its potential and growth rate in the industry.
Located in the central region of Transylvania, Cluj-Napoca is the 4th largest city in Romania and has emerged as the most dynamic IT environment in the country.
Over the last five years, the number of IT companies doubled, the number of startups has almost tripled and 1 out of 11 employees from Cluj works in the IT field.
Cluj-Napoca is the second largest Romanian city by number of software & services companies as well as the main business IT pole after Bucharest.
Software Development Outsourcing dominates the IT sector in Cluj, as about 90% of business in the field is IT outsourcing business and more specifically, complex IT projects with end-to-end products.
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Why Outsource to Cluj?
#Higher STEM Education
Cluj has the highest number of college students per thousand inhabitants of Romania, and is home to the most competitive higher education institution in the country, Babes-Bolyai University. With over 41,000 students enrolled, Babes-Bolyai University offers a number of foreign language courses, but those who wish to major in STEM truly have their work cut out for them, as it’s the most sought after program at the school.
Similarly, of those who graduate from local universities such as the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, the vast majority specialize in STEM.
#Culture & Language
Cultural similarities between Cluj-Napoca and Western Europe trounce those in places like Bucharest and Iasi. Cluj was voted the friendliest city towards foreigners in Europe and a resounding 4 out of 5 Romanians is an English speaker. In an industry where communication is key, these factors cannot go ignored.
#Modernization & Digital Innovation
Already a booming IT environment with a modern infrustructure and dynamic business sector, Avram Iancu Airport in Cluj is set to expand, providing 17 new routes with destinations such as London, Paris and Milan.
Why Develop my IT project with Pentalog Cluj?
Pentalog’s Cluj delivery center was founded in 2011 in order to explore the high capacity of skilled and multilingual tech workforce in the city, as well as the impressive dynamics of its IT outsourcing sector.
Our teams in Cluj provide services to clients from France, the UK, Romania, and the U.S. These projects span a wide array of business sectors like e-commerce, banking, data storage, digital marketing, accounting, entertainment, and more.
Discover two of Pentalog’s success stories from Cluj
- Restructuring e-commerce IT Systems: an American e-commerce company turned to Pentalog to restructure the entire IT infrastructure surrounding their e-commerce operations. Pentalog implemented marketing automation tools for both their American and European platforms.
- E-commerce website update: Sensee is a French e-commerce company who turned to Pentalog Cluj for the development, implementation and testing of new functionalities and features for their websites. The teams at Pentalog and Sensee functioned as one unit in this ongoing collaboration and continue to work to keep Sensee on the cutting edge of e-commerce technology with the help of our continuous improvement framework.
Pentalog is your digital one-stop-shop with more than 25 years of experience in IT Outsourcing.
We can offer you:
- Guidance throughout the entire lifecycle of your IT project
- 1000 highly specialized developers and a talent pool of 300,000 assessed IT specialists
- Agile project management & Lean product development
- Facilities in Europe, America & Asia, including 5 production centers in Eastern Europe
- ISO 9001 certified software quality
We chose Pentalog to help us get the flexibility and agility we needed to support our growth, make new digital investments and support new marketing opportunities.
After a rigorous RFP process, Pentalog developed a mobile app that revolutionized how we deliver services.
The Pentalog team was extremely responsive to our needs and made many excellent suggestions to improve our product. The level of communication was such that it felt like we were working with a very talented internal team.