HCL Infosystems (HCLI) is one of the leading ICT system integrator and distribution company. It originated in 1976, It developed the first indigenous micro-computer at the same time as Apple and 3 years before IBM's PC – in 1978. This micro-computer virtually gave birth to the Indian computer industry. HCL's in-depth knowledge of Unix led to the development of a fine grained multi-processor Unix in 1988, three years ahead of Sun and HP.
Today, HCL sells more PCs in India than any other brand, runs Northern Ireland's largest BPO operation, and manages the network for Asia's largest stock exchange network apart from designing zero visibility landing systems to land the world's most popular airplane. And this it does across 23 countries and across 360 service locations in India.
HCLI has wide range of products and services such as IT products, solutions and related services, which include PCs, servers, imaging, voice and video solutions, networking products, TV and FM broadcasting solutions, communication solutions, system integration, ICT education and training, digital lifestyle solutions and peripherals.
The company has strategic alliance with leading companies like Intel, AMD, Microsoft, Bull, Toshiba, Nokia, Sun Microsystems, Ericsson, NVIDIA, SAP, Scansoft, SCO, EMC, Veritas, Citrix, CISCO, Oracle, Computer Associates, RedHat, Infocus, Duplo, Samsung and Novell.
It has four hardware manufacturing facilities -- two in Pondicherry, one in Chennai and one in Uttaranchal.
HCL Infosystems portfolio of products covers the entire spectrum of the information technology needs of its customers. By virtue of the immense diversity of markets and customers that it address, HCL Infosystems products offerings include everything from high end enterprise level servers for mission critical applications to multimedia home computers.
Computing products -HCLI manufactures wide range of computer such as home PCs, notebooks, business PCs, business workstations and servers.
Storage solutions - The company manufactures wide range of storage solutions such as standalone drivers, HBA cards, EMC storage solutions etc catering wide range of consumers.
Office Imaging and telecom solutions - It has partnered with the best in the industry like Toshiba, Infocus, Duplo, etc to provide imaging solutions like projectors, plasma, visual presenter and interactive presentation systems. It has partnered with major players for providing voice, videoconferencing, audio conferencing and broadcast solutions according to the business needs.
The company develops POS, kiosk and customer service counter products. HCLI offers a complete range of digital lifestyle products and solutions through its various distribution channels and vast warehousing and logistics operations.
The company’s manufacturing facilities have received various certifications such as ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001, ISO 13485:2003, TS 16949-2002 TUV.
It was awarded MAIT Level 2 - by European Foundation for Quality Management in the year 2001.