HFCL Infotel is part of the HFCL Group. Established in the year 1987, Himachal Futuristic Communications Ltd. has developed a vast base for manufacturing indigenous telecom equipment in India. It started with manufacturing Transmission Equipment and soon expanded its product portfolio to manufacture access equipment, optical ffiber cable, accessories and terminal equipment. It also provides turnkey solutions for setting up various types of telecom networks.
HFCL is a prominent supplier of telecom equipment to the state owned Incombent telecom companies and private operators. It provides turnkey services to various telecom operators and public enterprises such as the Indian Railways, Ministry of Defence and other government departments. It has established a diverse customer base. HFCL Infotel (Infotel) is a business venture of the HFCL Group. Infotel is a 'Total Telecom Solutions Provider' offering fixed line telephony (Telephone Services), mobile telephony, broadband services, customized data services and Value Added Services.
Infotel provides a world class telecom experience when it comes to technology, products, customer services, Launched in Punjab in the year 2000 under the Connect brand name. Infotel has set up state-of-the-art networks with coverage in over 136 towns of Punjab with an extensive optical fiber network coverage of over 3,500 km.
Infotel is one of Punjab’s leading private sector telecommunication service providers with an aggregate customer base of 5,55,155 as on 31st March 2009. Infotel Broadband network supports interactive multi media services, and can handle high quality content, high speed internet access and a large number of interactive applications including B2B and B2C e-commerce.
Infotel supports a wide public call office (PCO) network across the state of Punjab & Chandigarh. Now with over 45,000 PCOs, Infotel is deemed to have the largest PCO network in India among all private fixedline services operator in a single circle.
The Average Revenue per Line (ARPL) for Infotel is among the highest in the country. There is a clear focus on acquiring quality subscribers through well planned rollouts and focused revenues in marketing strategy.
Product range of the company includes:
Access equipment, optical fiber cable, accessories and terminal equipment.
Milestones of the company:
The company is planning further investment in a phased manner to cover the Punjab telecom circle completely. In line with the strategy followed by fixed-line service providers across the globe Infotel is aiming at providing Triple play service - Voice, Data & Video.