London-based streaming data firm Push Technology has announced a new technology hub in Belfast.

The hub will offer sales, support, and consulting services to the expanding firm, which offers real-time intelligent data streaming and messaging solutions.

The firm works with clients across industries including financial, transportation, energy, retail, healthcare, eGaming, and IoT.

The firm, which has an office in London and Silicon Valley, will add a Belfast team to provide technology expertise and services.

“I am delighted to have joined Push Technology and excited about building a Belfast team to help drive the company growth,” said Brian Fitzpatrick, who will manage the operation in Northern Ireland.

Sean Bowen, CEO of Push Technology, added: “Belfast stands out for the strength of its technology services workforce and strong supply of talent."

Invest Northern Ireland has offered assistance towards the new positions that will be created in the new Push Technology hub, over the next 12 months.

Derek Andrews, Head of International Investment, Invest NI said: "This is the latest in a number of investments in the region which is testament to NI's strength as a hub for technology services."

“The company's expansion into Northern Ireland will create new high-quality jobs.

 "The jobs include a range of software engineering, sales, and marketing roles, which will open an array of employment opportunities for graduates and professionals, attracting above average salaries for the region."