The company was incorporated as a private limited company on November 28, 1990 in the name of Integrated Computer Services Private Limited, when it was working towards development of indigenous E-Mail implementation. Subsequently, the company was converted into a public limited with effect from July 31, 1992. The name of the company was changed to ICNET and a fresh certificate of incorporation was obtained from the Registrar of Companies, Madras on September 28, 1992. The company is the first company in the Private Sector to obtain a License from Department of Telecommunications (DoT) to offer E-Mail services in India. The company is already operating in 19 centres and plans to expand its network to 53 centres in India during the current year. Using the same Electronic Highway, as in the case of E-Mail, the company also plans to offer Electronic Data Interchange, Voice Mail, etc. The company has also commenced its International Operations with its own network in USA and Canada. The company has also tied-up with a corporation in Oman for offering E-Mail Services with Middle East. During the current year the company plans to set up centres in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Hongkong, Europe, etc.
Business areas of the company: The company is engaged into design, manufacture and development of Software Programs, sell and service computer hardware and software within and outside India. The company undertakes and executes contracts both within India and outside India or otherwise refitting and modification of Computer Hardware and Software within and outside India. The company also carries on the business of manufacturers, importers, exporters and dealers in Computer hardware and Software including any other services or products allied with this objective. It imparts training in Computer Hardware and Software inside and outside India.