The Shakunsoft Story

How it all started and where it is going

Shakunsoft started as a "Software Consultancy" in a small 10 × 10 office in a small semi-urban city of Gujarat to become a multibusiness, multilocation company after 7 years.

  1. Shakunsoft expanded its geographical reach in two more metropolitan cities of India: Bangalore and Pune.
  2. To hire more talent and better flexibility, Shakunsoft moved all of its operation to a new office at Ahmedabad. The offices at Gandhinagar and Himatnagar were subsequently closed.
  3. Shakunsoft started Corporate Branding business and started flaunting its creative side. In end of the year Shakunsoft started Digital Marketing and Advertising Business.
  4. Shakunsoft launched its first Printed Publication " 50 Facts You Should Know About Before Making Career in I.T. " (ISBN: 9789352686445) – a Career Guide book for students and aspiring IT professionals.
  5. Shakunsoft started Business and Technology Consultancy as well as Career Building Programs for aspiring IT Professionals.
  6. Shakunsoft expanded its array of Software Products viz. HRMS Solutions, ERP Solutions, OPD Management Solutions and TeleERP (ERP for Call Centers).
  7. In 2014, Shakunsoft's Himatnagar office was moved to the Capital City of the state – Gandhinagar to hire more employees and grow strength.
  8. Shakunsoft started increasing the range of its products and services. The brand Oktosite was launched and the company started providing Web Design services and related products under this banner.
  9. Shakunsoft became a Private Limited Company and got a new, longer name Shakunsoft IT Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
  10. Shakunsoft's clients and customers base started booming. Shakunsoft served Blazenet (Internet Service Provider at Himatnagar), The Vankar Community Trust, District Panchayat Sabarkantha became prominent clients.
  11. Shakunsoft started a monthly technology e-magazine Binarology – a first-of-its-kind magazine when modern web development technologies were not so prominent as today. Binarology continued for 12 months.
  12. Shakunsoft won the bid of its first official client, Gujarat Vikas a newspaper/media agency at Himatnagar.
  13. Shakunsoft started as a Software Consultancy and got registered as a Proprietorship Firm at Himatnagar – a small semi-urban city of Gujarat in a small 10 × 10 sqft office.
  14. The domain shakunsoft.com was registered. Software Utilities created as experiments by the founder and Technology Articles written by him were offered for free on the website.
  15. The Founder of Shakunsoft, Ruchir Gupta, a student of Computer Engineering made his first sell of a Billing Software to a local fashion shop while learning VB.NET and MS-Access.