A Singapore-based company ST Telemedia Global Data Center (STT GDC) India has proposed developing a greenfield data center campus in Noida, an official spokesperson here said Tuesday.
In a meeting with the Additional Chief Secretary, for Industrial Development, Alok Kumar, a representative of STT GDC India, informed that in the first phase the company proposes to develop the data center campus with a critical IT capacity of 18 MW with a estimated investment of Rs 600 crore, he said. It is expected to create 30-40 direct and about 550 indirect and induced employment routes.
Deputy Minister Dinesh Sharma said that, consistent with the Centre’s program to promote the growth of the digital economy, the state government is taking various initiatives to attract investment in data center development and operations, which has become a necessity. crucial for large companies in different sectors.
Kumar said the proposed campus was suitably positioned within easy access to the industrial hub and national capital with seamless international connectivity. He said there was a significant presence of industry and IT specialists in and around Noida, which would help quickly evolve the region as a leading data center hub in northern India.
“In consideration of the importance of the web-based and digitally driven economy, the state government is preparing a new policy for data centers with the aim of creating cutting-edge data and an IT ecosystem to meet the needs of industry , businesses and citizens, “Kumar said.
An approximately three-acre plot of land has already been identified by the investor in Noida to set up the data center campus, which would scale up to 36 MW of IT load data center capacity in the second phase with an additional investment of Rs 500. crore excluding land cost. After the completion of the second phase, the total estimated investment would be around Rs 1,100 crore with around 80 direct job opportunities and around 1000 indirect and induced employment avenues.
A data center is a facility that centralizes an organization’s shared IT activities and equipment for the purpose of storing, processing and disseminating information and applications.
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- A Singapore-based company ST Telemedia Global Data Center STT GDC India has proposed developing a greenfield data center campus in Noida, an official spokesperson here said Tuesday. In a meeting with the Additional Chief Secretary, Industrial Development, Alok Kumar, a GDC STT Indian representative informed that in the first phase the company proposes to develop the data center campus with a critical IT capacity of 18 MW with an estimated investment of Rs 600 crore, he said.
- The Singapore company offers the data center campus in Noida