Friday, May 23, 2008

Facts about Costa Rica and Outsourcing

Outsourcing Costa Rica , a great country to do business, with 51,000 square kilometers, borders with two Oceans, the Caribbean Sea to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. It can take up to 7 hours to go from one coast to the other by car.
It provides a strategic location for Outsourcing Services , products exports and imports as it is located in the Center of the Americas . Also, it has the same Central time zone of US.
Several years ago the economy of Costa Rica was based in the agriculture, exporting products like pineapple, bananas and coffee. Now, times changed, Costa Rica is the most important software exporter of Latin America . Industries like electronics, pharmaceuticals, financial outsourcing Costa Rica and software development are now becoming major industries.
There are an important number of high tech companies that are currently doing Outsourcing Costa Rica or producing high tech components, like Intel, with facilities of nearly 3,500 employees, also Oracle, HP and Microsoft has facilities in Costa Rica .
Costa Rica is one of the most stables economies in Latin America , with a local currency named Colón. Real GDP growth is around the 6% mark. Costa Rica is in the path for joining US-Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA).
Outsourcing Costa Rica gets tremendous benefits to the proximity with US and the English spoken population. Also the skilled and professionalism of the engineers is making Outsourcing Costa Rica a hot spot in terms of Technology and Finance Outsourcing Services.
Costa Rica is currently having a growing property investment hot-spot, clearly in the Pacific Cost and in San Jose , where every year is growing the amount of condoms that are being sales in their majority to people from other countries who likes to live in here or just enjoy having a good vacation time in the Green Costa Rica.
Outsourcing Costa Rica has very good incentives for those companies who want to have or believe in the importance of the face-face meetings and the quality of the work. It only takes 3 hours from any major US airport to be in Costa Rica . While you do Outsourcing Services, you can enjoy having vacations on the amazing beaches on Costa Rica or simply enjoying time in San José , as many tours can be taken from the City to visit the rain forest, volcanoes and why not canopy. Doing Outsourcing Costa Rica is an opportunity that many components are taking very seriously to increase their revenue while obtaining excellent services from skilled professionals. Uthos as an Outsourcing Costa Rica company provides the results that you need, the right expertise in Finance and Software Development Outsourcing Services. Quote with us and see how Outsourcing Costa Rica with Uthos can make your company grow

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

.Net Technology in Costa Rica

It is very common to perform programming using Microsoft .Net technology in Costa Rica. Many companies uses around the glove and Costa Rica is not the exception. The expertise that the country has develop using the .Net is really good. You can find programmers with a lot of years of experience and even with Microsoft certifications. Programming with .Net using resources in Costa Rica provides a powerful strategy.

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Drupal Open Source

Drupal is growing in Outsourcing costa rica as an open source for many software developers and companies that wants to become more flexible, with an empower strategy developing the next generation funcionality. PHP developers in Costa Rica are really growing their interest in programming with drupal, we have in the country already expertise with drupal, as the number of companies requesting drupal PHP developers are growing.

Monday, May 19, 2008

Information Technology Costa Rica

The software industry in Costa Rica is currently one of the most dynamic industries in Latin America. It is becoming a very important source of investment in a country that has 25,000 professionals in the IT field, with very good educational background, outsourcing experience with international companies, all provided by very well University Education. The productivity results and high quality efforts are giving to the software outsourcing industries a reputation that in Costa Rica you can achieve it with an excellent cost structure.

Please take a look the following video from CNBC about Costa Rica:

Costa Rica 2008 Technology Insight

During March 6th and 7th of 2008, Costa Rica was the meeting point of technology leaders in Latin America with the Costa Rica technology insight summit for 2008.

Several participants and companies from different countries such as United States, Canada, Argentina, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, India and Colombia were present to analyze the latest trends in the word of technology and software development. Round tables and conferences were part of the two business days and it was a great opportunity to perform networking with different companies around the globe.
Visit, an active software development company in Costa Rica.

Outsourcing Costa Rica

I will like to call Costa Rica as a technology nature country, that is the best way to describe Outsourcing Costa Rica.
The country is an ideal tropical paradise, with a land area of only 0.03% of the planet`s surface, the country is considered one of the 20 countries with greatest biodiversity in the word.
But, besides the beautiful nature that you can find in the country, Costa Rica is becoming a technology hub in Latin America. Currently Costa Rica exports 80% of the software development of Central America and Caribbean Islands.
Several companies like Intel, HP, Oracle, Microsoft among many other has choose the country to place important operations, due to the excellent bilingual labor force and for its peaceful and economical stability.
Visit, for more information about business process outsourcing solutions that you can find in the country, regarding technology and finance.

Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica.