Corporate Profile

Centre for Development of Telematics (C-DOT) was established in August 1984 as an autonomous Telecom R&D centre of DoT, Govt. of India. It is a registered society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. It is a registered ‘public funded research institution’ with the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India. Hailed as the progenitor of the Indigenous Telecom Revolution in the nation, C-DOT, with more than 3 decades of its relentless R&D efforts in the indigenous design, development and production of telecom technologies especially suited to the Indian landscape, have been in the technology forefront and has significantly contributed to the Indian Telecom Network’s Digitization.

In the initial years, C-DOT triggered a telecom revolution in the rural India that was responsible for all-round socio-economic development. As part of its development process, C-DOT has spawned a wide base of equipment manufacturers and component vendors for the industry. Moreover, it has been instrumental in the evolution of a Telecom Manufacturing Ecosystem based on its Technology Transfer model to facilitate manufacturers in the bulk production of high-quality Telecom products and solutions.

C-DOT, over the years, has evolved into a full-fledged telecom R&D institution, that complies with level-5 maturity on CMMI Model, and has capabilities to undertake large-scale state-of-the-art telecom technologies development programs. C-DOT’s commitment to the cause of nation building continues with development of products of national and strategic importance. C-DOT as a torch bearer of indigenous telecom R&D continues to develop latest technology products in areas like Optical, Switching, Wireless, Security and Network Management while also working on futuristic technologies like M2M/IOT, 5G, AI, etc.

C-DOT reiterates its unequivocal commitment to the betterment of country’s telecom sector by working towards realizing the objectives of various flagship programs of the Government of India that include Digital India, Make in India, BharatNet, Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities.

 Organization Structure

Position Address Contact Number
Chairman
Hon'ble Minister of Communication & IT
6, CGO Complex, Electronics Niketan, New Delhi - 110003 +91-11-24369191
+91-11-24362333
Vice Chairman
Hon'ble Minister of State for Communication & IT
Ist Floor, Sanchar Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23372246/47
+91-11-23094646
Member
Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister
Ministry of Defence, Room No. 137, South Block, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23011519
+91-11-23018216
Member
Chairman, Telecom Commission & Secretary, DOT
IInd Floor, Sanchar Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23719898
+91-11-23711514
Member
Member (Technology), Telecom Commission
IInd Floor Sanchar Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23372307
+91-11-23755172
Member
Member(Finance), Telecom Commission
IInd Floor Sanchar Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23716161
+91-11-23715762
Member
Secretary, DIT
Electronics Niketan 6 CGO Complex, New Delhi - 110003 +91-11-24364041
+91-11-24363134
Member
CMD, BSNL
B-148, Barakhamba, Statesman House, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23372424
+91-11-23372444
Member
Executive Director, C-DOT
C-DOT Campus, Mehrauli, New Delhi - 110030 +91-11-26598118
+91-11-26598242
Member
Director-I, C-DOT
C-DOT Campus, Mehrauli, New Delhi - 110030 +91-11-26598724
+91-11-26598490
Member
Director-II, C-DOT
C-DOT Campus, Mehrauli, New Delhi - 110030 +91-11-26598354
+91-11-26598355
Member
Director-III, C-DOT
Electronic City, Phase-I, Hosur Road, Bangalore - 560100 +91-80-25119043
+91-80-25119047
Position Address Contact Number
Chairman
Chairman, Telecom Commission & Secretary, DOT
IInd Floor, Sanchar Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23719898
+91-11-23711514
Vice Chairman
Member (Technology), Telecom Commision
IInd Floor, Sanchar Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23372307
+91-11-23372353
Member
Director (CFA)
IIIrd Floor, BSNL, Harish Chandra Mathur Lane, Janpath, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23734073
+91-11-23734075
Member
Sr. DDG, TEC
Room No. 351, K. L. Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23320252
+91-11-23329088
Member
CMD, ITI
ITI Bhavan, Doorvaninagar, Bangalore - 560 016 +91-80-25614422
+91-11-25614400
Member
DDG (TPF), DOT
Room No. 704, Sanchar Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001 +91-11-23715145
+91-11-23036861
Member
Sr. Director, DIT
Electronics Niketan, 6 CGO Complex, New Delhi - 110003 +91-11-24363074
+91-11-24363074
Member
Executive Director, C-DOT
C-DOT Campus, Mehrauli, New Delhi - 110030 +91-11-26598118
+91-11-26598242
Member
Director-I, C-DOT
C-DOT Campus, Mehrauli, New Delhi - 110030 +91-11-26598724
+91-11-26598490
Member
Director-II, C-DOT
C-DOT Campus, Mehrauli, New Delhi - 110030 +91-11-26598354
+91-11-26598355
Member
Director-III, C-DOT
Electronic City, Phase-I, Hosur Road, Bangalore - 560100 +91-80-25119043
+91-80-25119047
Name Designation` Phone Fax Email
Mr. Vipin Tyagi Executive Director +91-11-26598118 +91-11-26598490 edr@cdot.in
Mr. Praveen Kumar Mathur Director-I +91-11-26598724 +91-11-26598490 dirtd1@cdot.in
Mr. Jayant Bhatnagar Director-II +91-11-26598354 +91-11-26598355 dirtd2@cdot.in
Mr. M. Soundarakumar Director-III +91-80-25119043 +91-80-25119047 dirblr@cdot.in

 Success Stories

Launch of Gyan Setu and MAXNG Technologies

'GyanSetu' is an internet based real-me ICT system designed by C-DOT, primarily to provide various eservices to the under privileged rural populaon of India.MAX-NG, C-DOT's Next Generaon Network (NGN) solution addresses the needs of the changing telecom scenario and enables a smooth transion from Plain Old Telephone System (POTS) to NGN based Voiceover-IP (VoIP).

Launch of Broadband Products

During Digital India Week, C-DOT launched four products and inaugurated IMS compliant NGN Services in MTNL network. High Speed, long distance Wi-Fi solution is Ideal for increasing the penetration of broadband services in difficult and inaccessible terrains e.g. hilly areas, dense vegetation, islands, unconnected villages. disaster sites, border areas, tunnels, Battlefield Surveillance.

Inauguration of Terabit Router & FTTD Solution

C-DOT has designed and developed India's first indigenous Terabit Router. Hon'ble Minister of Communications & IT, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurated C-DOT Terabit Router along with GPON based Fiber-to-the-Desk solution (FTTD) during a TSDSI function held at C-DOT Campus on 14 October 2014.

 Awards & Accolades

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WBA Industry Award 2018

C-DOT Wi-Fi Solution won the most prestigious International Award at Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), London in the category "Best Wireless Deployment in Rural or Remote Areas Award"

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SES 2018

C-DOT has been awarded 2nd prize in Indigenization and 1st prize in R&D

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Golden Peacock Award 2018

GPON has been awarded the Golden Peacock award at Dubai

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SKOCH Award 2017

C-DOT products (WiDHWAN and PDO) has been awarded the SKOCH awards 2017

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AEGIS Graham Bell Award 2017

C-DOT’s PDO has been selected for Aegis Graham Bell Awards 2017

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C-Change Award 2017

 Business Model

Value Propositions

  • One-stop location for Total Telecom Solution: technology, equipment, software, etc.
  • Customizable Network Solutions
  • Robust technology that can work in extreme environmental conditions & diverse geographies
  • Life-time technology and product support
  • Open platforms to progressively provide evolving carrier grade services
  • Low cost of maintenance
  • Cost-effective solutions
  • Scalability: Migration to new Networks/Technology by utilizing already installed systems
  • Transfer of technology
  • Focus on Make in India & Digital India – focus on rural sector; bridging the gap between rural and urban India
  • Expertise in rural telephony

Capabilities and Strengths

  • Unparalleled telecom knowledge and consultancy expertise in telecommunication field
  • State-of-the-art R&D infrastructure
  • In-house pilot production plant
  • Proven technology transfer methodology
  • Quality management system
  • Proven design concepts and methodologies
  • CMMI level 5 research centers
  • Dedicated team of young, talented and dynamic engineers
  • Part of telecom bodies and consortia like ITU, IEEE, TSDSI, oneM2M

Customer Segments

  • Defence organizations & Strategic agencies
  • Public sector / Govt.
  • Educational institutions
  • Manufacturing sector / ToT partners
  • TSPs and ISPs