To further strengthen the company’s technology, innovation and data capabilities, India’s leading media and entertainment powerhouse, ZEE has unveiled its technology and innovation center in Bangalore. The state-of-the-art tech center will strengthen the company’s technology, innovation and data capabilities.
Equipped with 700+ technology experts to create state-of-the-art, world-class products, ZEE’s technology and innovation center in Bangalore, India’s technology capital – will take India to even greater technological heights.
The state-of-the-art facility was inaugurated by Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bomai in the presence of Amit Goenka, Digital Business and Platform, ZEE and Nitin Mittal, President-Technology and Data, ZEE.
80,000 feet wide in the center
The 80,000-foot-wide center will be the company’s hub for building a strong team of technology, data and talent.
The Governor of Karnataka, Thawar Chand Gehlot also visited the tech-center and exchanged views with the technology experts, blessing the company’s initiative, which would create employment opportunities for the young professionals in the state.
“With a keen focus on providing world-class entertainment, ZEE continues to leverage its technological capabilities to disrupt industry norms and provide unparalleled experience to its consumers worldwide. The center will build metaverse networks for the company using AR, VR and NFT-led delivery models and focus on a future technology stack that will enable ubiquitous entertainment delivery across platforms, ”an official statement from ZEE said.
‘The Center for Technology and Innovation set up by ZEE will help accelerate the growth potential of the state’
Speaking at the inaugural function, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bomai said, “The state of Karnataka has maintained its position as the technology capital of the country for decades and its capital city Bangalore has now become the Silicon Valley of the country. The Government of Karnataka is delighted to be a part of ZEE’s initiative and I am confident that the Center for Technology and Innovation established by ZEE will help accelerate the growth potential of the State. We will make sure that we continue to work hand in hand with ZEE on this journey. ”
‘ZE will help take the state to global level’
Thawar Chand Gehlot, Governor of Karnataka, said, “The coming years promise rapid growth and development for the state of Karnataka, mainly due to the evolution of IT and start-up ecosystems in Bangalore, the capital city consistently ranked among the top 30 global start-up ecosystems. “I congratulate ZEE for launching this technology hub and strongly believe that it will help take the state to a global stage and improve the lives of professionals in the technology industry.”
‘The Center will build the metaverse future of ZEE on our digital platforms with AR, VR, NFTs and relevant data models’
Nitin Mittal, President-Technology and Data, ZEE, said, “At the Tech & Innovation Center, we are building the capability to use digital technology to improve our reach for ZEE and connect our customers to any device, anytime, anywhere. We’ve been at the forefront of creating engaging content for over 1.3 billion viewers and are currently focusing on building a Web 3.0 entertainment platform. The center will build the metaverse future of ZEE, including AR, VR, NFTs and relevant data models on our digital platforms. ”
‘This is the hub that will drive our ambition to dominate the use of materials for South Asians in India and around the world’
Animesh Kumar, President – HR & Transformation, ZEE said, “Our newly launched Center of Technology and Innovation is a combination of like-minded cross-functional talent pool ready to challenge sustainability and create innovative solutions in the digital ecosystem. The vibrant workplace is designed with a unique employee value proposition focused on culture, collaboration and innovation that is bound to give birth to ideas and disrupt the ConTech space. We’ve got some brilliant technology talent in India that will create the next level of friction-free, highly personalized delivery platform for content use, setting new standards in the country. It is this center that will drive our ambition to dominate the use of content for India and South Asians around the world. ”