Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:LXFT), a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base, today announced it will join Credit Suisse in its International Blockchain Hackathon. Credit Suisse and Luxoft programmers based in Wroclaw, Poland will join IT professionals from New York, London, Raleigh, Pune, and Bangalore in this global initiative starting on January 24 – 25, 2017.
“Luxoft and Credit Suisse are focused on an important, emerging area of Blockchain, and we look forward to taking part in this event,” said Wojciech Mach, Managing Director, Luxoft Central Europe. “We believe Hackathons are a great opportunity for programmers to develop their professional skills, as such we are fortunate to be one of the largest IT employers in Wroclaw. With its extraordinary technology talent pool, Wroclaw, is and continues to be, an important location for our overall global delivery model.”
The Blockchain Hackathon will give participants a chance to work with R3’s CORDA Blockchain platform, while designing an application that has a real cost-saving potential.
Luxoft Holding, Inc. (NYSE:LXFT) is a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base consisting primarily of large multinational corporations. Luxoft’s software development services consist of core and mission critical custom software development and support, product engineering and testing, and technology consulting. Luxoft’s solutions are based on its proprietary products and platforms that directly impact its clients’ business outcomes and efficiently deliver continuous innovation. The Company develops its solutions and delivers its services from 32 dedicated delivery centers worldwide. It has more than 11,500 employees across 39 offices in 19 countries in North America, Mexico, Western and Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, and South Africa. Luxoft is incorporated in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, has its operating headquarters office in Zug, Switzerland and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit:
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