Affordable computing devices manufacturer RDP workstations, planning to scale up its production to 100.000 units per annum has its new facility in Hyderabad ready for the job.
“At present we have a wide range of products that includes sesktop PCs, all in one PCs, laptops, servers, workstations, tablets and thin clients for both personal use as well as business applications,” says Ashok Kumar Gorla, COO of the company.
With its trained manpower of 200 plus, which has steadily been increasing, the company now has a production capacity to manufacture over one lakh units per annum.
RDP’s 28,000 Sq ft state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at Hyderabad includes sourcing, procurement, warehouse, manufacturing and logistics, mother RMA Centre, new product development centre etc.
“The company adheres to best industry practices to avoid ESD such as ESD flooring, ESD apron, anti static wrist strip, ESD Foot wear, ESD cap to ensure that the products produced in the factory are ESD free and ensures Product Reliability” says Ashok.
“We perform industry-standard PC reliability and load testing for endurance, reliability and stability. We ensure the outmost performance of the product by using the industry standard benchmarking tools,” he says.
“RDP’s incoming quality check is a process of controlling the quality of RAW materials and components for manufacturing a product before production begin,” he added.
“We believe that component and material quality is a key to determine the quality of a final product and having a 1,000 plus production process checklist,” Ashok says.
When affordability of laptops or smart phones to cater to the needs of digital India poses a challenge, RDP was in the news for marketing a laptop at an unbelievable price tag of Rs 20,000. It plans to venture into Cloud solutions and Datacentre from their new facility anytime in near future.
The company, only ten years old, showcased its products in Gandhinagar during the digital India Week 2022. Catalysing New India’s Techade, the DIW 2022 exhibition was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in July at Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Company officials say, “Our vision is to provide affordable quality computing devices to people. There was no competition here as affordability was the priority. That is how RDP could come out with a laptop at unbelievable price tag of Rs 20,000.
Rajesh Mallampalli, Vice President, Sales, RDP says, “When innovation meets masses, it becomes inspiration. This philosophy is the pillar on which RDP stands- to make best computing devices- for the masses at ‘most affordable’ prices.”
The demand has grown exponentially; and the company is confident of overcoming supply chain disruptions and fulfilling the expectations of the people, he said. Not surprising, the company was awarded prize by Government of India, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) for introducing easy on pocket computing devices without compromising quality.