Information Technology Enabled Services(ITes)
The Andaman & Nicobar Administration has identified Information Technology enabled Services (ITeS) as one of the thrust area of development. The following are some typical Services that can be covered under ITeS which have potential for development in the Islands:
As In Brochure
  • Desk Top Publishing
  • Cyber and Internet cafés
  • Medical and legal transcription
  • Software development
  • Call Centres and BPO
  • Knowledge Industry .
  • The services under ITeS covers diverse areas like finance, HR, administration, health care, telecommunication, manufacturing etc. armed with technology & manpower. These services are provided from e-enabled locations. This radically reduces costs and improves service standards.
    In short, the service provider aims in providing B2B e-commerce solutions, which are human intensive services that are delivered over telecom networks or the internet over a range of business segments.
    In order to provide adequate bandwidth for the above services, the Govt. Of India has entrusted the work of laying undersea optical fiber cable between Port Blair and Mainland (India) to M/s BSNL/MTNL. The survey for the work has already been completed in 2007. The Ministry of Communication & Information Technology, GOI has been requested for early finalization and speedy implementation of the project.
    Land measuring 1.20 Hect at Hope Town (near LPG Plant) is in possession of the Administration for Setting up of Industrial Estate which could initially be earmarked for one of the ITES Park.