GE Global Research to Open New Global Software Headquarters in California  
11/17/2011 7:39:22 AM

SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GE (NYSE: GE) announced today plans to open a new Global Software Center to be headquartered at the Bishop Ranch office complex here. When fully operational, this new “nerve center” for software will employ approximately 400 software professionals to speed the pace of innovation, collaboration and commercialization of new technologies. This expansion adds to GE’s current software portfolio that includes technologies that help customers improve productivity and increase cost savings, whether they operate power plants, jet engines, electric vehicle charging stations, locomotives or the medical systems deployed around the world.