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Thanks to the important offer of human talent trained in the region in the area of information technologies, the installation of large multinationals has been achieved, with software manufacturing being the flagship product.

Furthermore, the territory has an important ecosystem of small companies specialized in the manufacture of applications, digital marketing, consulting services, contact and data center, among others.

For its part, the Technological University of Pereira has the Center for Innovation and Technological Development “CIDT”, which is at the service of companies in the region, providing the following services:

• High performance computing laboratory
• Network emulation laboratory
• Digital animation laboratory
• Smart grids laboratory and energy management
• Clean room laboratory and product development
• Landing and co-working space

Successful stories

Hadron Games

This company from Pereira is dedicated to the design and development of video games, exports its services to Asian companies of videogame customization for Latin America.


The Spanish multinational owns one of its software production factories in Pereira.


This company from Argentina has installed a headquarters for the manufacture of software for mobile banking in Pereira.

Grupo Jad

This company from Pereira is expert in automation process has manufactured an application focused on the administration of the agroindustrial company which has been exported to several countries in Asia.