Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Cisco Launches Global Talent Acceleration Program in Bangalore

Cisco has launched a Global Talent Acceleration Program in Bangalore aimed at creating local engineering and sales talent in India and other emerging countries. India is the third country to be selected for the Cisco GTAP initiative, following the establishment of facilities in Amman, Jordan, and Johannesburg, South Africa.

Through the GTAP in India, Cisco plans to train Indian engineering students at the CCIE level, the highest stage professional certification offered by Cisco. Cisco Learning Solutions Partners, Datacraft, Fast Lane Global Knowledge, and NIIT will act as Cisco's initial primary partner delivery organizations in India.