Buenos Aires, February 1st 2007 - Globant, a leading company in global IT services and solutions, was recognized with first place honors in the Top 5 Emerging Global Service Providers, as part of the Global Services 100 ranking. This list – useful for buyers of business and technology services, identifies the leading service providers located on four continents, which are selected after an extensive analysis conducted by Global Services magazine and the consulting firm NeoIT.

Globant was selected in part for its high quality in services and wide expertise in open-source solutions.

“This year Globant won the best to watch in emerging global service provider because the company provides expertise at low cost with a lot more,”said Global Services, who also awarded Globant with third place in the Top 10 to Watch in South of the Border category.“Globant makes the most of two advantages that Argentina offers: It uses its nearshore presence to attract American customers, and its cultural affinity with Europe to gain European clientele

“Globant´s mission is to become the leading IT services provider from Latin America to the world. We are proud to have been distinguished among other companies in the industry. To have been considered as the world’s top emerging provider confirms to us that we are fulfilling our objectives, and it becomes another reason to continue growing inside and outside of the country,” points outGuibert Englebienne, Globant´s CTO.

Global Services 100 focuses on identifying the leading IT service providers by analyzing their effective operations, service offerings, client relationships and human capital. The selected firms demonstrated a pattern of market leadership, innovation and outstanding customer service.

The prize was awarded on January 31st  at the 2007 Global Services Conference, in New York´s Crown Plaza, which was attended by representatives of the 100 selected companies.

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About Globant

Globant is one of the fastest growing global IT services companies in Latin America. Its flexibility and abilities quickly made Globant a global player in the extremely competitive IT market, with first-class clients, specially located in USA and Europe. 
 
Globant offers a wide portfolio of solutions – from software development and infrastructure management, to software globalization -- and is extremely experienced in open source technologies and agile methodologies. Globant’s teams provide services internationally, always backed up by their offices in Buenos Aires, Tandil, London, San Francisco and Boston.

Wanda Weigert | Institutional Communications
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