The Indian Data Centre marketplace has been accelerated in last few years. With over $ 7 bn investment in last 10 years, India is on the verge of significant Data Centre Expansion. Sumit Mukhija, CEO STT GDC India, in conversation with Data Economy Frontline, on what has led to market to this sudden increase, what the infrastructure challenges are, if there is enough energy nationwide to support developments and STT’s expansion plans in India.
Bengaluru, the heartland of India’s IT Economy, contributes about $110 Billion to India’s GDP – that’s 4% of the country’s GDP right there. Moreover, it alone makes up for one-third of India’s total IT Exports and is the start-up hub of the country.
STT GDC India’s extended family came together on a weekend this month to celebrate our annual “family day”. Hosted in regional offices and hotels around the country, the event drew roughly 400 employees, family and friends
The Indian e-commerce market is the fastest-growing e-commerce market in the world. An IBEF report in October 2018 pegged the market to hit the $200 Billion mark by 2026, growing from the $39 Billion mark in 2017.