Information Technology industry in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Information Technology industry in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

SeeAlso:List of IT companies in Hyderabad
Hyderabad is known as the second Silicon Valley Harv|Indiainfo|2005|p=5] in India after Bangalore. Hyderabad's IT exports exceeded $1 billion in 2004 [] . There has been extensive investments in digital infrastructure. Development of HITEC City prompted several IT and ITES companies to setup operations in the city - have led civic boosters to call their city "Cyberabad". The central region of this area is called HITEC City, in the Madhapur suburb.

Hyderabad today has several software technology campuses with leading companies such as 7Hills Business Solutions, Accenture, AppLabs, Infosys, Invensys, Microsoft, CSC, Oracle, Wipro, Kanbay, GE, iGate, ValueLabs, ADP, Dell, Deloitte, HSBCGLT, SumTotal, Intergraph, Analog Devices, Rhythm and Hues Studios, India, IBM, Keane,Satyam, Baan, Birlasoft, Cypress Semiconductors, InMage, SatNav Technologies, Tata Consultancy Services(TCS), Tata Elxsi,Amazon , Google,HP(Hewlett-Packard),Oracle Corporation,Capgemini,CA(Computer Associates), Qualcomm, Cognizant Technology Solutions(CTS),Sierra Optima,UBS,Unisys,wellsfargo,Microsoft Corporation,Cntrl S,MindTree,HCL,Polaris,Kenexa,Bank of America,InfoTech,VisualSoft,Pramati,GoldStone,Verizon,Virtusa,covansys,FourSoft,CMC,iGATE,LinkWell,Synopsys,Sonata Software and Sierra Atlantic etc having established centers in the city.

Recently Fab City, a silicon chip manufacturing facility, was finalised to be setup in the city with an investment of Rs.13,300 crore($3 billion) by the AMD-SemIndia consortium. [ Fab City] .India’s semiconductor ecosystem is poised to shape up with the government receiving seven confirmed investment proposals worth $7 billion for Fab City in Hyderabad. In addition, five more proposals amounting to $800 million have got an in-principle approval while three others are under active consideration

IT magnates speak about Hyderabad

* Shakti Sagar, President and CEO, Hyderabad Software Exporters Association & ADP Wilco []

* Ashok Soota, Chairman and Managing Director, MindTree Consulting []

* Arun K Maheswari, President and CEO, Computer Sciences Corporation India []

* Rajat Gupta, Managing Director, McKinsey & Co. []

* S Ramadorai, CEO, Tata Consultancy Services []

* Ratna Kumar.K, Chief Co-Ordinator, Cyberabad Police Anti Ragging Squad []

Hyderabad IT Industry recent developments

*cite web | title=Hyderabad tops offshoring Competitiveness | work=Cyberabad Times
url=| accessdate=November 1 | accessyear=2006

*cite web | title=Ratings reinforce Hyderabad as tech hub | work=Cyberabad Times
url=| accessdate=July 11 | accessyear=2006

*cite web | title=24 million square feet for IT | work=Cyberabad Times
url=| accessdate=July 20 | accessyear=2006

*cite web | title=Fabcity Launched | work=Cyberabad Times
url=| accessdate=June 7 | accessyear=2006

*cite web | title=Krystal Infotech brings Elixir memories to Hyderabad | work=Channel Times
url=| accessdate=May 20 | accessyear=2006

*cite web | title=SumTotal Systems Opens New, World-Class Office |
url=| accessdate=May 19 | accessyear=2006

*cite web | title=SumTotal Signs contract With Satyam| work=IT News Online
url=| accessdate=May 19 | accessyear=2006

*cite web | title=Dell opens centre in Hyderabad | work=Cyberabad Times
url=| accessdate=October 20 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=Oracle opens Grand Hyderabad Campus | work=The HINDU Business Line| url=| accessdate=August 30 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=For intelligent search, try Lilo | | url=| accessdate=August 24 | accessyear=2005

* cite web
url =
title = Infosys plans major expansion: To employ 4,000 to 5,000 persons for Hyderabad centre
publisher = The Hindu
accessdate = 2005-08-14

*cite web | title=Infosys takes up 100-acre campus in Hyderabad | | url=| accessdate=August 11 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=Accenture moves to new facility in Hyderabad | work=The HINDU Business Line| url=| accessdate=May 30 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=Sierra expands Siebel practice in Hyderabad | work=The HINDU Business Line| url=| accessdate=May 19 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=AppLabs Tech opens new facility in Hyderabad | work=The HINDU Business Line| url=| accessdate=May 19 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=Nuelight setting up $3mn chip design centre in Hyderabad | work=AP IT Industry| url=| accessdate=May 06 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=Andhra Pradesh IT Policy highlights| work=The HINDU Business Line | url= | accessdate=March 06 | accessyear=2005

*cite web | title=MindTree announces launch of Hyderabad Development Center | work=The Economic Times | url=| accessdate=November 29 | accessyear=2004

*cite web | title=Microsoft Expands Operations in Hyderabad | work=The New York Times| url=| accessdate=November 15 | accessyear=2004

*cite web | title=SumTotal to spend $3 million on Hyderabad centre | work=Express Computer| url=| accessdate=April 12 | accessyear=2004

*cite web | title=ValueLabs to build New Campus in Hyderabad | work=Express Computer
url=| accessdate=March 22 | accessyear=2004

* cite web
title=website of ValueLabs

* cite web
title=Proposed Hyderabad Fab City



* Harvard reference
Author = Indiainfo
Surname1 = Indiainfo
Given = 5
Year = 2005
Title = 2nd Silicon Valley of India
Journal = Indiainfo
Access-date = May 11, 2005

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