“Put customers’ needs first, be accountable, and be action oriented.”
Innovative, daring, ahead-of-times, visionary, these are some of the epithets used about Sify when it was established in 1995 at Chennai. After becoming the 1st network in India to be IPv6-enabled, the 3rd largest IP VPN service provider in India and an industry-defining portal, it became, in 1999, the first Indian ICT company to be listed on the NASDAQ, all this the outcome of that one attitude that runs in its DNA – ‘Bring It On’.
In 2007, Sify realigned itself to build a host of products and services for enterprise thus establishing the country’s premier enterprise Cloud services. Today, offering Converged ICT solutions to over 4000 satisfied corporate customers in over 1100 cities, it’s no surprise that Sify is the most favoured partner for Enterprise Connectivity, IT and Software services. It also holds licenses for NLD/ILD/ISP and wireless broadband spectrum on a nationwide basis. India’s internet pioneer is also now the pioneer in providing Cloud and SaaS services in the Indian market and among the Top 3 service providers for Managed Network Services.
Pioneers in providing multi-city carrier-neutral Data Center hosting with 6 Tier II and 15 Tier II Data Centers, it is among a handful of players who have an exclusive Security Operations Centre (SOC). Its IP-edge Web 2.0 technologies, retail broadband platform and network monitoring tools round off a comprehensive set of offerings that now span both retail and enterprise business environments.
In Jan 2012, the company became the first ICT Company in India to own a submarine cable landing station in Mumbai with connectivity on both east-and-west sea corridors. Earlier with the voice licenses, the cable paths and a network connectivity that spans the breadth of the country, it is now in an enviable position to partner with both domestic and international Telecom and IT players.
Networking Services Provided
Telecom Services: With dynamic and cutting edge technology driving the design of networks that are critical for today’s business operations, Sify is at the forefront of developing a suite of telecom services that go beyond enabling business applications to help businesses adapt to rapid growth, data intensive applications, information security threats and evolving technologies.
Data Centre Services: As a result of the country’s liberalization policies over the last few decades, organizations now armed with greater liberty to expand across markets have grown to exponentially increase their customer base, resulting in the generation of a humongous amount of data. Many enterprises leveraged the business opportunity to enter the business of storing, computing, distributing and safe guarding data, giving rise to the business of Data Centres.
With over 13 years of operational and technical expertise (or 500+ man years of experience) serving over 300 customers spread across various industry verticals, viz., BFSI, Telecom, Pharma, Retail, Manufacturing, Media, etc., Sify has an impressive portfolio of over 2,00,000 sq. ft. of white space spread across 6 Tier III Data Centres, 15 Tier II Data Centres, 6 State Data Centres and several more for private clients, all built to exacting specifications and best-in-class global standards.
Cloud & Managed Services: Sify offers Public, Private and Managed Cloud services, leveraging enterprise-class technology to guarantee high availability, performance, scalability and security. The services are a testament to Sify’s proven expertise in Cloud services and are offered in customizable, cost-effective models that are easy to deploy and use. The breadth of Sify’s expertise in end-to-end IT services makes Sify the ideal partner to manage the full spectrum of the IT needs of all organizations, across sector and scale.
Applications Integration Services: As India’s leading integrated Information, Communications and Technology (ICT) organization, Sify offers the entire range of consulting-led IT software services and products to diverse domestic and global clients. Leveraging its pioneering expertise in providing IT and internet services in India, Sify now offers Application services spanning the SAP, SCM, HR segment as also being a award-winning provider of eLearning solutions and web development solutions.
“This is a world class tier III data centre in India – good combination of innovation with technology – I think it will create a revolution in data centre industry.” – Rabale Data centre.
“I am Puneet Kaur Kohli and represent Bajaj Capital as a Group CTO and operations head as well. I was an amazing experience visiting Sify, understanding the different lines of businesses.” – Puneet Kaur Kohli, Group Executive VP, Bajaj Capital.
Meet the Master
Kamal Nath, CEO: Kamal joined Sify to drive Sify 3.0, the vision to make Sify Technologies a Services and Solutions leader. He moves here after a stellar innings with IT major, HCL Tech. In his 17 years long tenure at HCL Tech, he has led various transformational engagements with large enterprises, incubated business lines, created innovative business models and opened up new and high growth verticals for HCL Tech.
Kamal was a Founder Member of HCL Comnet, the Infrastructure Services division of HCL Tech and has been a key member of HCL Tech’s growth story over the years. His entrepreneurial style of functioning along with strategic vision, innovation and leadership skills has seen him play several roles across different business units of HCL. In a career spanning 22 years, he has accumulated in-depth knowledge of Systems Integration Services, IT Infrastructure Management Services, Technology Integration Services & Strategic Outsourcing.
His experience and engagement with customers of various verticals encompassing BFSI, Public Services, Energy & Utilities, Large Business Conglomerates, Manufacturing, Retail and others will be a key asset at Sify. Kamal holds a degree in Electronics and Communications from BIT, Sindri.
“We are building a world in which our converged ICT ecosystem and our ‘bring it on’ attitude will be the competitive advantage to our customers.”