An E-commerce platform Flipkart has opened it’s Data center in Hyderabad on Monday to strengthen it’s technology infrastructure.
The new data center, it’s second in the country and the first in Telangana, is a part of one of the largest private cloud deployments in the country and will help strengthen its growing marketplace e-commerce business, Flipkart said.
The new Data Center was inaugurated by Telengana’s Principal Secretary, IT and Commerce, Jayesh Ranjan, along with Flipkart Group’s Chief Corporate Affairs Officer Rajnesh Kumar.
“In the growing e-commerce business of Flipkart, data centres plays a critical role in serving our sellers and customers better, as well as ensuring business continuity. Our new data center at Hyderabad is a testimony of our investment in the ecosystem and the state. We are determined to continue growing the business and create a viable ecosystem for MSMEs, local manufacturers and in the process create quality local jobs,” Rajneesh Kumar said.
He also said that Telangana was the first state to come out with a dedicated policy on data centers.
“Flipkart’s investment and commitment to the business will further strengthen Telangana as the First choice of IT and tech companies to not only scout for talent but for further strengthening their technology infrastructure establishments as well.”