Hitachi Consulting Acquires Offshore Consulting Firm

Dallas-based Hitachi Consulting, the IT and business consulting arm of Hitachi Ltd., said today that it has acquired Sierra Atlantic, a provider of offshore enterprise application and product development services. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. Sierra Atlantic is headquartered in Newark, California, and operates development centers in Hyderabad, India and Guangzhou, China. Hitachi Consulting said Sierra Atlantic has approximately 2400 employees worldwide.