Zoho Corporation is a software development company.that focuses on web-based business tools and information technology solutions, including an office tools suite, internet of things management platform, and a suite of IT management software.

Zoho's web-based online office suite containing word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, databases, note-taking, wikis, web conferencing, customer relationship management (CRM), project management,  invoicing, and other applications developed by ZOHO Corporation (formerly AdventNet Inc.), a California-based company.

Zoho was founded in 1996 by Sridhar Vembu, Sreenivas Kanumuru, Tony Thomas and Tony G. Thomas. The company is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu with its US headquarters in Pleasanton, California with a research and development campus in Estancia IT Park in Chennai. In addition to this, Zoho also has an office at Tenkasi in Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu, from where their product Zoho Desk was built and launched. The company operates in China in a joint venture with Baihui and also has offices in Singapore and Japan. The bulk of its support operations are carried out from its office in Chennai. Zoho also has an office in Renigunta, Andhra Pradesh and has been operating from this office since 2018.

Zoho uses an open application programming interface[8] for its Writer, Sheet, Show, Creator, Meeting, and Planner products. It also has plugins into Microsoft Word and Excel, an OpenOffice.org plugin, and a plugin for Firefox.

Zoho offers beautifully smart software to help you grow your business. With over 40 million users worldwide, Zoho's 40+ products aid your sales and marketing, support and collaboration, finance and recruitment needs - letting you focus only on your business. 


Zoho's suite comprises Zoho Writer, Zoho CRM, Zoho Sheet, Zoho Show, Zoho Projects, Zoho Meeting, Zoho Creator, Zoho Docs, Zoho Invoice, Zoho People, Zoho Mail, Zoho Assist, Zoho Reports, Zoho Recruit, Zoho Support, Zoho Books, Zoho Bug Tracker, Zoho Campaigns, Zoho Sites, Zoho Connect, and more.



  • Year founded: 1996
  • Funding Info: Zoho has acquired Zentron Labs & Zenedge to date as well made couple of investments
  • Yearly Revenue: $400M- $500M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 5000-10000
  • Business Valuation: Unknown
  • City/Town: Chennai
  • State: Tamil Nadu
  • Country: India
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