- 1992 - Started Integrated Technologies a
partnership firm was established 25th July 1992 by
technocrats Mr.V.Ranganathan, Mr.Gururaj K Upadhya.
Were in to manufacturing Computer Systems and
trading in peripherals, components, etc.
Monolithic Components & Peripherals a partnership
firm trading in Electronic Components, etc. was
- 1992-93 - Cerebra was converted to a
Public Limited Company in December 1993.
CEREBRA started as a registered SSI unit in
Bangalore, setup in May 1992 for the manufacturing
of Personal Computers and solutions built around
Supplies started to Defence, ASCON project and
Railways Telemetry project.
- 1993-94 - Cerebra began its endeavor for
Backward Integration – started manufacturing
Motherboards, Add-on Cards, etc.
Established office in Chennai.
Cerebra became preferred vendors for Bank Of India
for their TBM (Total branch Mechanisation).
- 1994-95 - CEREBRA was the first company
to get their range of PCs- 386SX, 386DX, 486 &
Pentium etc. manufactured and certified under the
stringent test standards as defined by Dept. of
Electronics (DOE) in their document – DOE / ST / TQC
/ 1 / COMPUTER/92. This test ensures that all
computers manufactured in this range by CEREBRA
meets the stringent safety standards regarding
electrical, electro-magnetic radiation similar to
the American Standards FCC Class B. The CEREBRA
system also withstood all types of hazardous
electrical and climatic conditions like voltage
surges, transients, electrostatic discharges,
temperatures as low as -10 degree Celsius and as
high as 55 degrees Celsius, drop test, 3 axis
vibration test, etc.
Cerebra ventured into Training and opened up a
Franchisee of Aptech Limited in Koramangala to
impart knowledge to the growing software industry.
Cerebra launched the Country’s first Home Computer
which had multimedia, fax, voice, karoke, bundled
along with the system. It also developed a GUI to
operate all of these facilities with a click of
Established offices in Hyderabad & Coimbatore.
- 1995-96 - CEREBRA was the first company
to achieve the Dept. of Telecom's DOT-QA approval
for usage with their equipment in the Telephone
Exchanges. The procedures for approval by DOT-QA is
akin to that of ISO-9000 wherein the stress is laid
upon the System and procedures of manufacturing and
the procedures of Quality Control. The reliability
of CEREBRA systems is highlighted by the fact that
these systems have been installed in Telephone
Exchanges all over the country in far flung areas
like Jammu, Shimla, Mehsana, etc., and in the heart
of dusty plants working almost 24 hrs a day / 7 days
We were ranked 7th (as per the DQ TOP 20 rating)
among the Top 10 micro vendors in India.
Bagged a major order from the University of
Agricultural Sciences for supply of Computers to
various districts spread across Karnataka.
- 1996-97 - Bagged a major order from one
of the leading Banks – Bank of India for totally
computerization of seven branches in Bangalore (TBM
– Total Branch Mechanisation).
Bagged a major order from one of the leading Banks –
Bank of India for totally computerization of seven
branches in Bangalore (TBM – Total Branch
Bagged orders from ITI for 800 Nos PCs and Printers
for supply to various locations.
- 1997-98 - Bagged a major order for supply
of Computer Systems to DOT. The prestigious CTMX
project. 46 Trunk locations of a total of 1500
computer systems, printers & other peripherals.
Initial order from DOT to ITI was for 38 exchanges,
which extended up to 46 exchanges spread across the
country. First order from ITI to Cerebra received on
8th Sept 1997 for the value of 6,33,95,623.00 +
Excise Duty + Sales Tax as Applicable.
Major Orders from ECIL & HTL.
Set up office in Mumbai.
Software Development order from Vysya Bank for
development of a KIOSK screen.
- 1998-99 - Major supplies to Tata Lucent
Bagged a major order worth Rs.3 Crores from a single
customer, from the Department of Telecommunications
for supply of Computer Systems /Servers/ Printers
and Networking accessories.
Started developing an Excise Software.
Set up offices in Delhi, Hyderabad & Coimbatore.
Increased its Channel Partners from 140 to 400
By this time we had supplied to all major Govt.,
Defence, banks and big Corporates.
Order for development of a Patient Management