About Hubballi

Hubballi is a major city of this district and is a famous industrial town. This historic town was known as Raya Hubballi and also as Elaya Puravada Halli during the ancient times. This city metamorphosed into an important commercial centre for trade in cotton and iron during the reign of the Vijaynagara empire. The city is noted for its handloom textile units and has many cotton ginning and processing mills.

Hubballi-Dharwad twin city has some of the important monuments like the beautiful temples, churches, mosques, and monasteries that are worth a visit. Not to be missed are the delicious Pedas, the specialty of the district.

  • STPI-Hubballi has been operational from May 2001. It is located in the IT Park - situated in the heart of the City.
  • STPI Hubballi has a high speed gateway capable of servicing the internet community in the radius of 40 kms, with its high-tech microwave setup and the capacity can go upto Davanagere, Shimoga and upto Gulbarga in the Northern region using hired fiber / copper.
  • STPI-Hubballi houses the first of its kind 'Incubation Center' designed for startup companies. 4000 sq. feet furnished infrastructure is fully equipped with computers, Internet, Telephone, Fax, and Xerox, and 24-hour technical support.
    Presently 5 IT companies are operating in the Incubation center.
  • STPI Hubballi is a fourth independent gateway in Karnataka having its main center at Bengaluru, which accounts for one third of country's software exports from Karnataka. Headquartered at New Delhi.
  • STPI is operating from as many as 48 high-speed satellite and fiber gateways to communicate with 23 countries.


Location :The twin cities of Hubballi-Dharwad are located at a distance of around 420 KM north of Bengaluru, the capital of Karnataka state and 550 KM south of Mumbai. The city of Dharwad is just east of the famous Western Ghats and is surrounded by hills and lakes. Dharwad district (before Re-organization of 1997) covers an area of 13738 sq. KM and with a twin city population of about 12 Lakhs. The city of Dharwad is the district head quarters and twin cities (Hubballi-Dharwad) are educational and financial, industrial hub for North Karnataka.

Nearest Airport: The Airport at Hubballi (8 KM). There are other near by airports like Belagavi (80 KM), Goa(160 KM), Bengaluru(420 KM) and Mumbai(550 KM). From each of above cities there are numerous luxury buses and trains.


Softnet services

The prime requirement for the Software Export community for sustained operations is High Speed reliable data communication connectivity between their Offshore Software Development facility and their partners abroad. For the society at large to access Internet connectivity is very essential. To meet the twin objectives STPI initiated comprehensive data communication services under the name of "SoftNET".

SoftNET Services offering

  • SoftPOINT - International Private Leased Line Offering (Point to Point Link)
  • SoftLINK - High Speed Internet Access for Software Exporters and ISP
  • SoftPOINT (International Digital private leased lines) are provided for connecting customer in India to any country in the world. SoftPOINT services act as the lifeline for business applications in global enterprise networking and building virtual organizations.


  • 64 Kbps to 45 Mbps or higher
  • One Stop Shop arrangements with many carriers for Order or Billing
  • Resilient International routes and partners
  • Customer Interface : V.35, G.703, Ethernet
  • End to End management up to the customer using strong Network monitoring

Customer base for this service includes the large corporate, multinational companies and companies having requirements of secure and dedicated connectivity to their partners across the globe.

SoftLINK is Internet Service developed specially to cater for the Enterprise and the ISP segment of the business. A completely online service offers unique features viz.,

  • India's only Class B Network
  • High Throughputs and very good loading ratio
  • Strong platforms for routing supporting diverse configurations
  • Network Management for end to end service delivery

SoftLINK service by the virtue of multi-homing enjoys robust network configuration and fail proof service customised for Webhosting either on STPI servers or as a co-location. The services under SoftLINK include:

  • Internet Services from 64 Kbps to 45 Mbps and higher
  • Gateway Services for ISPs
  • WebHosting & Server Co-location facilities

Facilities available at STPI-Hubballi Incubation Center

  • STPI - Hubballi has four incubation offices with a floor area of 200 Sq. Ft. each fully carpeted.
  • Each incubation office has 4 cubicle of 50 Sq. Ft. with P4 powered PCs.
  • 24 hour high speed leased line connectivity
  • Switched Local Area Network
  • Telephone facility, with EPBAX installed
  • Fax, printer, photocopier facility
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Fire alarm and access control
  • Independent UPS of adequate capacity
  • Backup power supply through DG
  • Meeting room of 6-seater capacity
  • Can avail conference hall on request
  • 24 Hours security
  • Space on server for web hosting
  • Co location of server at network operation center.

Players at Hubballi

 Companies Incubated at STPI Hubballi:

Sl No Customer NameLocation
1 M/s IBS India Pvt Ltd Hubballi
2 M/s JMS Detailing Hubballi
3 M/s Structural Engineering Solution Hubballi
4 M/s M & I Technologies Hubballi
5 M/s Neilsoft Hubballi
6 M/s Aatreya Education Systems Hubballi
7 M/s Manthan Software Hubballi
8 M/s Gumbi Software Pvt. Ltd Hubballi
9 M/s Edusource Consultancy Services Hubballi
10 M/s Edutel Inc Hubballi
11 M/s Pluto Engineering Hubballi
12 M/s FleetIntelly Serve Hubballi
13 M/s HIWI Communications Pvt Ltd Hubballi
14 M/s QUEST Hubballi
15 M/s Indus SharpTech Solutions Pvt.Ltd. Hubballi
16 M/s Bidata Solutions Hubballi
17 M/s Triya Solutions Hubballi
18 M/s Manomaya Software Services Hubballi
19 M/s SIENNA ECAD Technologies Private Ltd Hubballi
20 M/s On Target Hubballi
21 M/s Nine star Pvt Ltd Hubballi
22 M/s KW Consultancy Hubballi
23 M/s Commodity Market Research (CMR) infini Hubballi
24 M/s Michouse Software Hubballi
25 M/s Informetrics Business Solutions Hubballi
26 M/s SCM data India Pvt Ltd Hubballi
27 M/s. Fusion HR Techno services Pvt Ltd Hubballi
28 M/s. The Media Marketing Inc. Hubballi
29 M/s. Someshwar software Pvt Ltd (OPC) Hubballi
30 M/s INZ Axis Tech Services Pvt Ltd Hubballi



Mr.Sasikumar V
Officer In-charge

Software Technology Parks of India

4th Floor, IT Park
Opposite Indira Glass House
Hubballi - 580 029
Karnataka - India
Tel. No. +91-836-2257090 ,2257092, 2257093
Fax No. +91-836-2257091

24/7 NOC operations and Technical Support
Tel. No. +91-836-2257090 ,2257092, 2257093
Fax No. +91-836-2257091