Founded in 1999 by Timothy A. Gonsalves, Professor
of the TeNeT Group, Department of Computer Science, IIT-Madras
and Arun Jain, Chairman and CEO of Polaris Software Lab
Ltd, with the guidance of Ashok Jhunjhunwala and other faculty
of the TeNeT Group IIT-Madras.
Nilgiri Networks is a part of the
TeNeT group IIT-Madras. Our partners are NMSWorks Chennai, BanyanNetworks
Chennai, n-Logue Chennai
Nilgiri Networks is expanding
its focus towards implementing a 3 pronged strategy:
Focus on product sales to TeNeT group
- 2. Product sales to other customers outside
- 3. Focus on Services - Take up service
oriented (out-sourced tasks)
technical staff, presently numbering about 20, is largely
drawn from the Nilgiris District, with a few coming from
for Complex Problems"
Dr. T.A. Gonsalves is a founding member of
TeNeT group and has been actively involved in guiding the
incubation of many Technology companies from the TeNet Group
including Midas Communications, Banyan Networks, NMSWorks
and iSoftech.Dr. Timothy also holds several patents and
has presented many award winning research oriented papers.
He also serves as Consultant to State Bank of India and
Dr.Timothy is passionately active in development
of products and technology in computer networks and telecommunications,
especially aimed at mass markets in developing countries
and also in the promotion of software development in rural
areas. He translates his goals into tangible actions in
his capacity as Director of Rural Technology Business Incubator
(RTBI) and Nilgiri Networks.
Prof. T.A. Gonsalves received B.Tech. from
IIT-Madras and a Ph.D from Stanford University, CA, in Electrical
Engineering. Was HOD of Computer Science Department of IIT-Madras,
currently is the Director of IIT Mandi.
What we do
Domain Expertise: Telecom
Billing Software, ERP Solutions, Content Management, Webdesigning
and Development, SEO.
Generic: Java, C/C++,
PHP, Perl, GUI design, MySQL r-DBMS, system performance
evaluation and testing, Web-page design
Networks conduct various adventure activities for
the staff in regular intervals that include trekking,
picnics. Some of these outings are listed below.
On 11-4-2003 we
had been on a trek to Mukurthi
Peak. Mukurthi is one of the highetst peak
in the crest of Nilgiris plateau elevated over
8380 ft above MSL.
we had been on a trek to Ebbanad. From here
can have a tantalising glimpses of folds of
mountains that will take your breath away.
we had been on a trek to Bikupathi Mund. Beautiful
place 10 km from Ebbanad.