UTC Building & Industrial Systems India today announced a new collaboration with HCL Infosystems, India's premier IT services and distribution company, to provide security solutions for the country. With this agreement, HCL Infosystems will work with UTC Building & Industrial Systems India to develop and distribute best-in-class video surveillance, access control and building management solutions for customers. UTC Building & Industrial Systems is the world's largest provider of building technologies, and is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
HCL Infosystems has an extensive nationwide distribution network in India enabling enhanced outreach to customers across the country. This agreement will help ensure that advanced security products and solutions are readily available and distributed throughout the country, including in smaller cities.
"We are pleased to associate with HCL through this agreement," said Arun Bhatia, managing director, Carrier Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Ltd. "UTC Building & Industrial Systems India endeavours to provide superior security solutions for people, property and assets to help create safe and secure environments. We have extensive and innovative product offerings across industries, providing integrated security control systems. Collaborating with HCL Infosystems will allow these world-class technologies to reach more customers and benefit more people."
"We are excited to work with UTC Building & Industrial Systems India," said Bimal Das, joint-president, Enterprise Products Distribution, HCL Infosystems Ltd. "UTC Building & Industrial Systems' global expertise in building security and innovative products, coupled with HCL's distribution network, will drive greater traction in the Indian segment. We are confident that this business relationship will ensure a smarter, safer India."
The security products distributed by HCL Infosystems will cater to diverse industries, including manufacturing, hospitality, IT, ITES, BFSI, aviation, travel and logistics and oil and gas, among others.
About UTC Building & Industrial Systems
UTC Building & Industrial Systems is the world's largest provider of building technologies. Its elevator, escalator, fire-safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilating, air-conditioning and refrigeration systems and services promote integrated, high-performance buildings that are safer, smarter and sustainable. UTC Building & Industrial Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. For more information, visit www.BIS.UTC.com or follow @UTCBIS on Twitter.
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems is India's premier IT Services, Solutions & Distribution Company enabling organizations to attain and sustain competitive advantage by leveraging Information and Communication Technologies. It is a leader in IT Services & Solutions with a comprehensive portfolio of capabilities spanning IT & System Integration services and digitally-enabled learning and career development solutions to value-added distribution of Technology & Mobility products. For more information, please visit us at www.hclinfosystems.in
Founded in 1976 as one of India's original IT garage start-ups, today the HCL Group has expanded to four companies in India - HCL Infosystems, HCL Technologies, HCL Healthcare and HCL TalentCare. The group generates annual revenues of over US$ 6.5 billion with more than 105,000 employees from 100 nationalities operating across 31 countries, including over 500 points of presence in India. A pioneer of modern computing, HCL has many firsts to its credit including the introduction of the 8-bit microprocessor-based computer in 1978 well before its global peers.
HCL's technology solutions cover the entire gamut of services that include infrastructure management, application development, BPO and technology distribution. A new entrant in healthcare, HCL aims to provide innovative medical services, products and training to meet the growing demand for quality healthcare in India. HCL Avitas, in affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine International, is the healthcare delivery arm of HCL Healthcare. HCL TalentCare is envisioned as an integrated talent solutions company addressing the entire spectrum of employability needs in India. For further information, visit www.hcl.com