HCL and Cisco Partnership | HCLTech


HCLTech and Cisco have a 26-year relationship focused on providing our clients with next-generation IT solutions and services. This relationship is formidable due to HCLTech's global presence in 60 countries and the ability to deploy Cisco-based solutions in over 120 countries.   

From an engineering standpoint, HCLTech has end-to-end ownership of more than 25 Cisco products and has filed over 62 patents on behalf of Cisco. With 3000+ engineers dedicated to working on Cisco products and services, HCLTech has a CSAT score of 6.25 out of 7 on its Cisco projects and has enabled 1000 Ideapreneurs to become certified in various Cisco technologies.

Infrastructure capabilities

HCLTech has dedicated state-of-the-art labs for customer POCs, Cisco-HCLTech joint proposition creation and resource enablement in the following locations:

  • Chennai 
  • London – Cloud Native Lab
  • Noida 
    • Velocity – C Lab
    • Network Innovation Hub
    • Collaboration Hub

Solution Portfolio

HCLTech Cisco Ecosystem Unit provides:

  • Software-Defined Network Transformation
  • Network-as-a-Service
  • Digital Workplace
  • Sovereign Cloud/Hybrid Multicloud Modernization
  • Hyperautomation
  • Application Modernization
  • Private 5G and Telco Modernization
  • Full Stack Observability
  • Sustainability with Net Zero Intelligent Operations (NIO)

HCLTech's engagement spans the following lines of business on the engineering side. 

  • Enterprise networking and cloud
  • Mass Scale Infrastructure Group
  • Security and applications
  • Customer experience and operations
  • Core Hardware Group

Awards and accolades

  • Cisco Global Digital Sustainability award for Net-Zero Intelligent Operations (NIO) in 2022
  • Cisco Bold Bet winner in 2021
  • Winner of the prestigious 'Quality award' at the 2020 Annual Cisco Procurement Supplier day (Cisco Supplier of the Year award) for zero disruption during covid times in 2021
  • Cisco Global Multicloud Partner of the Year in 2019
  • Cisco GPS awarded HCLTech in the ‘innovation category’ in 2018
  • Cisco Supply Chain awarded HCLTech for 'Excellence in Software and Cloud' in 2018
  • Cisco Global ITSP Partner of the Year for 'Networking Excellence' in 2017
  • Cisco Overall ITSP Partner of the Year EMEA in 2017

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