November 16, 2017 | Indian multinational conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Technology Services announced they will set up a design center in Jerusalem as a global hub to further advance solutions in video, integrated circuits, and security. In a statement, the Mumbai-based hub calls it a “Center of Excellence” to develop and deliver Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) design, hardware, and software-based security solutions to customers around the world. The center will focus on areas such as automotive, entertainment, Internet of Things (IoT), media, and telecom. L&T has also opened a sales office in Tel Aviv to offer engineering services in areas such as medical devices, plant engineering, semiconductors, and telecom. The company is in talks with Israeli universities for collaboration opportunities and R&D projects. It is developing the “smartest office campus” for an Israeli technology company in partnership with software giant Microsoft. L&T was founded in 1938. It currently has 15 delivery centers and 38 innovation labs.