Yahoo! Bangalore was established with a mission to deliver
software solutions based on product and technology innovation to create a
significant business impact for Yahoo! Inc. globally. Today Yahoo! Bangalore is
a microcosm of Yahoo! Inc. that provides complete ownership of products from
conception to global research and testing. It has a wide spectrum of services
and aspires to build the next generation of products and services for Yahoo!
The company's operations are divided into Yahoo! R&D India and Yahoo!
Engineering Services India.
The former creates technologies and products that
cater to our everyday needs on the Internet while the latter provides quality
assurance services, monitors and supports all the Yahoo! applications deployed
worldwide. The Bangalore center provides innovative technologies, global
product platforms, and new market initiatives that help achieve sustained
visible impact on a global scale. It also seeks to provide core engineering
services to Yahoo! properties worldwide in the areas of quality assurance,
application support, site operations and back-office processing.
Yahoo! Bangalore aims at providing a single-window service to Yahoo! businesses
(Jobs, Search, Finance, News etc) worldwide for research, technology, products
& engineering services.
It focuses on technology and product development in
the areas of data mining and data engineering for handling terabytes of data,
e-commerce applications, search platform for online recruitment, network
services and (EPS) enterprise portal software development.
Some of the latest products of Yahoo! have directly been influenced by the
Bangalore centre. Products like Yahoo! 360', Yahoo! Audio Search, Yahoo!
Hotjobs, Anti-spam, etc. have been developed out of the Bangalore office.
The company has an active corporate social responsibility program and is
committed towards serving its community. This is achieved through the Yahoo!
Employee Foundation India (YEFI); a voluntary foundation by the employees that
works for the betterment of the society. Some of the recent activities include
the tsunami relief work and funding a school for underprivileged children.
About Yahoo! Inc.
Yahoo! Inc. is a leading global internet brand and one of the most trafficked
Internet destinations worldwide. Yahoo! seeks to provide online products and
services essential to users' lives, and offers a full range of tools and
marketing solutions for businesses to connect with Internet users around the
world. Yahoo! is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.