Update: February 16, 2022 4:05 p.m. STI
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India]February 16 (ANI/PRNewswire): Web Werks, a leading player in India’s data center and cloud services market, announced the acquisition of an industrial building that will be converted for its first data center in India. prime location of Whitefield, Bengaluru.
Bangalore is an emerging data center market that is seeing demand for data-centric, cloud and colocation services. The new highly interconnected data center will offer 110,000 square feet of colocation space supported by substantial power capacity of up to 20 MVA of raw power with a planned IT load of up to 10 MW, including half power required is already in place. The first phase of delivery is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2022.
The Bengaluru data center will meet the growing demand for Enterprise and Edge data centers. The facility will serve as an excellent hub for the hosting, colocation, cloud on-ramp, storage and network needs of businesses in the South Indian region, while also serving as a hub disaster recovery for businesses around the world. “The addition of this data center is part of our national expansion, and we are extremely happy and grateful to the Karnataka government for their support,” said Nikhil Rathi, CEO of Web Werks Data Centers.
Web Werks, which entered into a joint venture with Iron Mountain Data Centers in early 2021, is focused on strengthening the carrier-, cloud-, and content-agnostic interconnect ecosystem so customers can leverage the platform. shape for their growth. “We are very pleased with the announcement of this new facility which reinforces our ambitions to develop a strong presence in the Indian data center market through the joint venture we have with Web Werks,” said Michael Goh, Vice President and Managing Director, APAC Iron Mountain Data. Centers. “This highly interconnected data center in a new market is creating great opportunities in one of the fastest growing markets in the country.” The Bengaluru facility will offer a wide choice of service providers including all major carriers, ISPs, Internet Exchange Points (IX), SD-WAN providers and CDN/OTT providers.
With the addition of this data center, Web Werks & Iron Mountain Data Centers has undertaken major investments to expand its presence in India’s IT and financial centers to strengthen its data center solutions and support transformations customers in India. With a combined footprint capacity of 225,000 square feet, Web Werks operates three strategically located data centers in Mumbai, Pune and Delhi NCR. The company has already announced a second stand-alone data center in Navi Mumbai, with an area of 100,000 square feet and a capacity of 12.5 MW.
With a combined footprint capacity of 225,000 square feet, Web Werks operates four strategically located data centers in Mumbai, Pune and Delhi NCR, and 3 points of presence (POPs) globally. Web Werks currently operates a capacity of 10 megawatts (MW) with 850 customers. Web Werks, through its data centers, also provides access to a robust and neutral interconnect ecosystem of carrier, content and cloud providers, including over 180 Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and 3-point Internet Exchange (IX). As market leaders in hyper-connected infrastructure, Web Werks supports a broad base of well-known enterprise, SMB and OTT brands that need the power to scale their online businesses efficiently.
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