UPCL (Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited)
Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited, the State Power Distribution Utility of Uttarakhand recognized the need for integrating a video conferencing set up, for efficient governance across the regional distribute of the state of Uttarakhand. Currently UPCL is providing energy for over 1.5 million clients across the state of Uttarakhand. Taking into account the increasing number of customers, UPCL have decided to present the service of video-conferencing in the department so that any technical issues from any of the regions in the state can be resolved with the aid of the technical staff at Urja Bhawan.
As per the decision made, UPCL have come up with EOI (Expression of Interest), calling various vendors to submit their bids. UPCL have drafted the requirement for adopting a set up which connects Urja Bhawan at Dehradun with 12 other UPCL offices at various locations. Under the selection process each vendor were given 20 minutes to demonstrate the solution and clearly figure out the requirement of UPCL to provided end-end solution.
PeopleLink software video conferencing being one of the leading vendors have submitted proposals for UPCL. Upon the submission of proposal, PeopleLink was called upon for the demonstration on 20th March, 2013. PeopleLink executives have successfully executed the video conferencing demonstration connecting Urja Bhawan location with two other regional offices of UPCL under low bandwidth. The demonstration was a grand success, our executives have showcased all the features of the solution and proved that peopleLink solution can run under all network types and is compatible with Desktops, Smartphones, latops and tabs.
After demonstrating various video conferencing solution UPCL Technical Committee have finally approved PeopleLink video conferencing. Through PeopleLink video conferencing, UPCL is now conducting day to day video conferencing meetings, connecting various UPCL offices from Dehradun, Hardwar, Roorkee, Kashipur, Haldwani etc with the Head office Urja Bhawan.
UPCL technical head, Mr. Anil kumar say “adopting video conferencing solution have extremely benefited in recognizing the technical issues at electricity distribution system and it is easy to remotely resolve such issues with the help of expert team”.