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About Us

HCL Technologies is a next-generation global technology company that helps enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age. Our technology products, services and engineering are built on four decades of innovation, with a world-renowned management philosophy, a strong culture of invention and risk-taking, and a relentless focus on customer relationships. With a worldwide network of R&D, innovation labs and delivery centers, and 153,000+ ‘Ideapreneurs’ working in 50 countries, HCL serves leading enterprises across key industries, including 250 of the Fortune 500 and 650 of the Global 2000. HCL generated consolidated revenues of USD 9.94 billion for 12 Months ended 31st March, 2020.

We offer an integrated portfolio of products, solutions, services, and IP through our Mode 1-2-3 strategy built around Digital, IoT, Cloud, Automation, Cybersecurity, Analytics, Infrastructure Management and Engineering Services, amongst others, to help enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age.

For more details, please visit: https://www.hcltech.com

Values​

Our Core Values: Courage, Collaboration, Care

At HCL, we like to power through with courage. We like to share our ideas with the belief that we will be heard. While we are confident of a bright future, we are always willing to introspect and learn. We are given the courage that every single idea matters.

Collaboration takes every idea of our Ideapreneurs and transforms it into a solution. We believe that together we can conceptualize and deliver creative solutions in this evolving business landscape. 

We want to add value to people’s lives. We work in a culture where we are encouraged to care – care about our employees, our customers, the larger ecosystem and the environment we exist in.

History

1970

hcl infosystems

In 1976, eight entrepreneurs left their secure corporate jobs because they believed a microprocessor had the potential to change the world. HCL Infosystems was formed.

1978

HCL designed and launched India’s first 8C microcomputer, around the same time as Apple

1980

A decade that saw HCL grow relentlessly. In the early years, BIT SLICE, a 16 bit processor based microcomputer was launched

1983

HCL indigenously developed RDBMS networking OS and client server architecture. With these in hand, HCL convinced thousands of SMEs to embrace computerisation, which resulted in unprecedented sales

1988

HCL developed a fine-grained multiprocessor UNIX, 3 years ahead of Sun and HP

1990

Known as the years of consolidation, HCL Comnet (currently the Infrastructure Services Division) was launched and it went on to pioneer Remote Infrastructure Management

1993

The first order was Asia's largest stock exchange - National Stock Exchange

1991-96

Hewlett Packard JV develops multi-processor Unix for HP and heralds HCL's entry into contract R&D

1996-2013

HCL developed a fine-grained multiprocessor UNIX, 3 years ahead of Sun and HP

1996-2003

A decade that saw HCL grow relentlessly. In the early years, BIT SLICE, a 16 bit processor based microcomputer was launched

1999

HCL Technologies was formed

2000

In this decade, HCL touched new frontiers and entered into JVs and collaborations that further strengthened its position as a global IT leader

2005

Entered into a JV with Deutsch Bank and created the Flight Management Systems for Boeing 747s

2008

AXON was acquired and HCL went on to be recognised in North America and Europe as the 'Leader' in Data Centre and Workplace IT services, as adjudged by Gartner and Forrester

2014

HCL Healthcare was formed

2020

HCL begins its operations in Sri Lanka

Culture

HCL’s Culture is based on our belief in Ideapreneurship™, our commitment to establishing a Relationship Beyond the Contract and a focus on our Mode 1-2-3 strategy. All of this, ties into our unswerving commitment to being a Socially Responsible Business.  

While Ideapreneurship™ is the distinctive organizational capability that engages, enables and empowers our front line to deliver value beyond the contract for customers, the Mode 1-2-3 strategy helps customers stay future ready by reimagining their business in the digital age.

All of this is backed by the ‘Relationship Beyond the Contract’ promise of 150,000+ Ideapreneurs who share a common goal of improving our customers’ business through everyday innovation and value addition through alignment to business needs.

HCL’s Ideapreneurs power forward with courage, they believe in collaboration and they care about the bigger ecosystem and environment.

HCL in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, the tropical gem of the Indian Ocean is the emerging IT delivery hub which is at the forefront of being a key global destination for the next generation of ideas and IT services. Home to a rich cultural heritage, passionate people and a talented workforce – Sri Lanka is the ideal ‘Island of Ideapreneurs’ for HCL to collaborate with. With a skilled, smart and passionate workforce, HCL believes that Sri Lanka’s Ideapreneurs are well suited to collaborate with HCL for their offshore delivery plans. Sri Lanka’s strategic location, with access to ports and key shipping lanes, its beaches and sunny climate make this Island of Ideapreneurs, a place where ideas come to life – a place to work with courage, collaboration and care.