NTT’s Global Data Centers division today announced the expansion of its data center facilities with the launch of a new high-density and hyperscale data center in Mumbai.
The Mumbai 7 Data Center operates with 375,000 square feet of colocation space and will offer the capacity to host 5,000 racks and over 30 MW of load. The new Mumbai 7 Data Center facility will expand NTT Ltd’s data center capacity (server room) in India by 30 percent.
NTT plans to invest around US $2 billion on the expansion of data centers, networks and solar power projects in India.
The Mumbai 7 Data Center is the third hyperscale data center in Chandivali campus and is well connected by fiber from all four sides. Together NTT’s Mumbai hub of data centers makes the Chandivali campus India’s first and largest operational hyperscale Data Center Park, which totals over 1,000,000 square feet, 13,000 racks and 100 MW of load capacity.
“India has been a key market for NTT Ltd’s data center portfolio. Organizations today demand an ever-expanding global platform to reach their growing digital business objectives,” said Masaaki Moribayashi, Senior Executive Vice President – Services, NTT.
Sharad Sanghi, CEO, Global Data Centers and Cloud Infrastructure of NTT India said, “We are extremely pleased to increase our data center footprint in Mumbai, during this pandemic to enable our clients to derive greater value while delivering business outcomes. Our data center facilities are poised to become the very heart of India’s IT Infrastructure needs providing the right platform with end-to-end ICT solutions combining hosted infrastructure, network, security and managed services – to balance the critical IT load of businesses.”