New York, NY and Joao Pessõa, Brazil, February 28, 2017 – Reliant expands development center in Brazil in response to increased demand for Reliant Platform.

Reliant, a US-based technology automation company announces the expansion of its development center in Brazil.  Located in the Northeastern Brazil in the City of Joao Pessõa the facility is located close to Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG) which is known as the “Silicon Valley” of Brazil.  Several of the Reliant staffers are UFCG graduates.

“Reliant has chosen to increase its investment in Brazil due to the quality software development talent there.  The combination of great skill and the fact that the office is within an hour or two of the Eastern Time Zone is a great benefit,” said Richard Newman, Reliant’s Chief Technology Officer.  In addition to adding head count and desks to the facility, Reliant has also built out a state-of-the-art retail systems lab.  Reliant plans to continue to expand its Brazilian development team over the next several years.

About Reliant. Reliant is a leading provider of technology automation solutions and services for retail and hospitality.  We automate the management of your technology, transforming the way applications and infrastructure are delivered; reducing costs, improving security, and increasing reliability. Reliant Platform is a better way to deploy and manage applications, networks, and security controls at the store or restaurant.  Our services ensure that critical systems are optimally designed, implemented, and supported.  Leading brands have selected Reliant to deploy their next generation of mobile, agile and customer engaging applications.