Incorporated in the year 1993, Zen has developed state-of-the-art training solutions for the defence forces around the world. Today it is a global leader in the development of live, virtual, and constructive combat training systems, with expertise in design, hardware, optics, and software integration.
it is a CMMI level 5 company with a strong R&D infrastructure and a large team of industry experts. It has over 1000 solutions installed and more than 90% of its revenue comes from repeat orders. The company has filed over 91 patents around the world.
In 2016 Zen launched its flagship product, the Command Training Centre, which is capable of training the entire army of a nation in a simulated combat situation and measure the combat readiness.
The company has its headquarters, an RnD office, and a production facility in Hyderabad, India and also has an office in Washington D.C, U.S.A
Ashok Atluri, a PG Diploma holder in Applied Computer Science, is instrumental in designing the simulators on the Windows-Intel platforms to ensure the products are simple to use and meet industry standards. He received the "Small Scale Entrepreneur of the Year" award from Hyderabad Management Association in 1998.
M. Ravi Kumar has 20 plus years of experience in the software industry. He worked in Bureau of Data Processing Services (BDPS) (1979-85), Nova Computers Private Limited (1986-90) and as Director at the Institute of Engineers. He is a technocrat and an expert in Systems Programming and Robotics. He is actively involved in the design and development of the present range of simulators for the company in his role as Head, R&D Division. He is the person behind the successful development of Zen SATS® SL and currently administers the development of Zen AWeSim® and Zen TacSim®.
Zen Technologies participated in 16th India International Security Expo 2013 and won the best exhibitor-Gold award.
Zen received the national award for successful commercialisation of indigenous technology on Technology Day for its "Overseas Driving Training Simulator".
Zen Technologies Limited has been awarded "Certificate of Excellence" by Inc.India, an e-magazine chronicling the growth of some of India's most exciting young companies. The certificate was awarded at its second annual 500 awards ceremony at New Delhi in recognition of Zen's exemplary growth and sustainable success among India's best performing mid-sized enterprises.
All India Manufacturers’ Organization (Andhra Pradesh State Board) has selected Zen Technologies Limited, Hyderabad for Bharat Ratna Dr. M. Visvesvaraya Industrial Award for “Best Technology Effort” for the year 2009, a distinction earned by the company for excellent performance in this sector. The trophy and certificate were handed over by the Hon. Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Mr. K. Rosaiah.
"Excellence in Product Innovation (Small Scale Industry)" award from FAPCCI (The Federation of Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry) for the year 2005-06.