HCL Infosystems Limited, India’s premier information enabler and leading ICT system Integrator Company today announced the launch of its Professional Workstation 2008 Series for MCAD and DCC Professionals. Based on New Intel X 38 based on Garlow Intel Platform, Core Micro architecture Processors and next generation Nvidia Quadro FX370, the new workstation takes application performance to new levels by featuring industry’s first unified architecture. The workstation is specifically designed and targeted towards professionals in the field of digital content creation, Mechanical computer aided design.
With industry’s first unified architecture the Professional Workstation 2008 Series will not only allow professionals to seamlessly integrate all their application needs on one platform but is also designed to dynamically allocate geometry, shading, pixel, and compute processing power making it relevant for the graphics, animation and game developers. The NVIDIA Quadro FX 370 within the workstation enables creation and integration of real-time photo realistic effects into 3D models, scenes and designs.
The workstation promises to deliver high performance and will significantly allow professionals to shorten the production process and enhance productivity, as users can expect substantial increase in performance on applications like AutoCAD 2008, Autodesk – Inventor, 3DS Max 2008 and Maya version 2008, Solidworks 2008, Dassault – CATIA, Adobe acrobat 3D. Designers can now experiment with more design options leading to higher quality output in the given project cycle time.
While the users get higher performance , the price points also have been brought down and the entry level machine with Intel X38 platform, NVIDIA Quadro FX370, 19” TFT Monitor, 2GB memory, 160GB of Hard disk space, DVDROM, Windows Vista operating system will be available at a price point of Rs.49,999/- across the country.
HCL is also providing special features for Designers like Ease of use with HCL Mechanical Keyboard, Easy grip & movement with HCL 3 button mouse with easy grip, reduced electromagnetic radiation TCO ’03 certified TFT Monitors with these New Series of workstations
According to Mr. George Paul, Executive Vice-President, HCL Infosystems Limited, “India has already become a designing and animation hub of the world. Also Research Labs, Weather forecasting, Land records, GIS etc there is ever increasing demand for high graphics performance. This launch will help the design Industry to improve their efficiency and cut costs and delivery cycles while producing a better quality output. This is the first in the series of launches that we have planned.”
“Global Innovation with local sensitivity is a key mantra for success to companies who want to be leaders in fast growing markets like India” said Randy Lewis, WW Channel Sales Director, PSG at NVIDIA. The new NVIDIA Quadro FX solutions inside HCL Infiniti Challenger workstations are based on the new revolutionary unified architecture, delivering unprecedented performance at a breakthrough price, specially created to markets such as India. Finally there is NVIDIA Quadro inside a HCL Infiniti workstation for every professional user”.
Many users in India are still using the business desktops optimized for office applications for design purposes. With an efficient, viable and economical offering in new Professional Workstation 2008 Series, many of these users will migrate to Professional Workstation series.
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems Ltd, with annual revenue of US$ 2.7 Bn (Rs.11,855 crores) is India’s premier information enabling and ICT System Integration company offering a wide spectrum of ICT products that includes Computing, Storage, Networking, Security, Telecom, Imaging and Retail. HCL is a one-stop-shop for all the ICT requirements of an organization.
India’s leading System Integration and Infrastructure Management Services Organization, HCL has specialized expertise across verticals including Telecom, BFSI, E-Governance & Power.
HCL has India’s largest distribution and retail network, taking to market a range of Digital Lifestyle products in partnership with leading global ICT brands, including Nokia, Apple, Casio, Kodak, Toshiba, Bull, Ericsson, Cisco, Microsoft, Konica Minolta and many more.
HCL today has India’s largest vertically integrated computer manufacturing facility with over three decades of electronic manufacturing experience HCL desktops is the largest selling brand into the enterprise space.
With India’s largest ICT services network that reaches to every corner of India, HCL’s award winning Support Services makes it the preferred choice of enterprise and consumers alike. For further information, please visit www.hclinfosystems.in
About HCL Enterprise
HCL Enterprise is a leading global technology and IT enterprise with annual revenues of US $4.1 Bn (Rs. 17,889 crores). The HCL Enterprise comprises two companies listed in India – HCL Technologies & HCL Infosystems. The 3-decade-old enterprise, founded in 1976, is India’s original IT garage start-up. Its range of offerings span Product Engineering, Technology and Application Services, BPO, Infrastructure Services, IT Hardware, Systems Integration, and distribution of ICT products. The HCL team comprises over 47,000 professionals of diverse nationalities, who operate from 17 countries including 360 points of presence in India. HCL has global partnerships with several leading Fortune 1000 firms, including leading IT and Technology firms. For more information please visit www.hcl.in