Why Latin America
New Hot Spot for Software Engineering
There are countries like Bolivia that is increasingly becoming popular destination for Information Technology (IT) outsourcing, one of the main advantages in those countries are the ability to offer real-time services to companies in North America, something that is not always possible when working between the West and East.
Nearshore Outsourcing has revolutionized industry segments and it is helping many organizations to gain competitiveness.
Benefits of Outsourcing to Latin America:
- Lower cost of both labor and supplies
- Same time zone as North America
- Large pool of skilled professionals
- Fluent speakers in English and Spanish
- Governments support of IT activities
- Latest technology in telecommunications
- Many years of experience in outsourcing services
- Fast growing IT industry
- Exceptional quality of life
- Faster response time
Bolivia in Software Engineering
Bolivia is the world's 28th-largest country, a democratic republic located in central South America and equal in size to California and Texas combined. Bolivia has enormous diversity of ecological zones (23 major eco-regions) starting with the western highlands of the Andes Mountains including the Bolivian Altiplano, to the eastern lowlands of the Amazon Basin which include large sections of Amazonian rainforests.
Bolivia’s constitutional capital is Sucre and its administrative capital is La Paz. Bolivia has a population estimated at 10.027.643 and it's time zone is Atlantic Standard Time (GMT – 4).