Romania’s attractiveness as a software outsourcing location has grown tremendously in the last few years, as companies shifted their focus from cost to quality and efficiency. Romania’s dynamic outsourcing market is becoming more and more attractive for companies from North America and Europe.
Romania’s cost competitiveness comes from a combination of factors, which includes multilingual workforce, technical expertise, soft skills, easy access from anywhere in Europe, as well as the top class IT service infrastructure. Romania ranks 6th worldwide on Internet speed. This makes the development and communication process fast and efficient.
Cluj-Napoca, one of the major IT hubs in Romania, has ranked 1st in Romania for the quality of life in 2015. The universities here have over 5000 engineers on their benches every year.
Cluj-Napoca, also known as “the heart of Transylvania”, is evaluated as an ideal outsourcing location for reasons such as the city's: