With an emphasis on innovation and sustainable development, iSoftStone has established a group of innovative R&D organizations, such as the Innovation Research Institute and the Engineering Research Institute. It has formed an innovative R&D system which integrates business models, technology R&D, science and technology ecology. It has also approved the construction of postdoctoral workstations and national local joint engineering experiments. iSoftStone aims to promote the establishment of China's smart city and big data planning institute. It has formed core competitiveness in key common technologies and services, especially in the provision of strong support for innovation and technology to promote the development of new strategic industries and the transformation and upgrading of traditional industries.
At present, iSoftStone has constructed 30+ Competency Centers (CoEs）, 10 Research Institutes and 50+ Ecotechnology Partners in the world, exploring and incubating new models and business opportunities in the field of products and technologies, to provide the impetus for continued innovation.