Inside Cisco's Bangalore play

I caught up today with Wim Elfrink, Cisco's senior vice president and chief globalization officer. That's his new title since he took charge of setting up a new campus in Bangalore to be
Steve Hamm

I caught up today with Wim Elfrink, Cisco's senior vice president and chief globalization officer. That's his new title since he took charge of setting up a new campus in Bangalore to be "Cisco Globalization Center East," which is another way of saying it's Cisco's second headquarters. The new campus is supposed to open next May. Right now, Cisco has 2,000 employees in India, and 4,500 people who provide services and design software for it that work for Infosys, Wipro, HCL, and other outsourcers. It plans on bringing the combined total to 10,000 in the next three to five years.

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