Hyderabad Information Technology Engineering Consultancy City, abbreviated as HITEC City, is a major technology township which is at the centre of the information technology industry in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. HITEC City is spread across 151 acres (0.61 km2) of land under suburbs of Madhapur, Gachibowli, Kondapur, Manikonda, Thellapur, Nanakramguda, Sharthpur etc.
Most of the MNCs located here provide cab facilities to its employees because of a lack of adequate and efficient public transportation system. The state runs city bus service, connecting to all the major centres of the city.
Cyber Towers is the first phase of HITEC City and was inaugurated in November 1998. Companies include Knowledge Matrix India Pvt Ltd., 7Hills Business Solutions, AppLabs, CIGNITI Software Services Pvt, Ltd., Keane, Microsoft, Patni Computer Systems, Oracle Corporation, GE Capital, WHISHWORKS, Prithvi Information Solutions, Naia Software Solutions India Pvt Ltd., Orbees, Four Soft operate offshore development facilities and call centers in this four-quadrant, 10-story building.
Cyber Gateway (Phase II):
The Cyber Gateway is Phase II of HITEC City. A giant arch in front of the building stands as a gateway to the rest of HITEC City and hence the name. It comprises over 866,000 ft² (80,500 m²) of office space across 8 acres (32,000 m²) of land with a glass façade, landscaped gardens, and waiting lounge.
HITEC City Companies:
- L&T Infocity
- Hyderabad International Convention Center (HICC)
- HITEX Exhibition Center
- CII - Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre
- Shilpakala Vedika
- Mindspace IT Park
- The V, an Ascendas IT Park
- RMZ Futura IT Park
- Cyber Pearl (an Ascendas IT park)
- Mahindra Satyam Campuses
- ValueLabs Hyderabad Campus
- Microsoft Hyderabad Campus
- Facebook, Hyderabad
- The TCS Deccan Park Campus
- The iLabs Centre