The Japanese company NTT Ltd. on Thursday unveiled its second hyperscale data center campus in India as part of its $2 billion investment plan to expand infrastructure capacity in the country.
The NAV1 campus in Mahape, Navi Mumbai covers an area of 4 square feet and is planned to house up to four data centers reaching a plant load of up to 150MW. This brings NTT’s data center footprint in the country to 12 facilities with more than 2.5 million square feet and 220MW of plant capacity, the company said.
“India is now one of the fastest growing data center markets in the world, making it a prominent focus area for NTT Ltd’s global business. might. In the course of the pandemic and the recent initiatives by the Indian government, especially the guidelines on data localization and digitization of services in various industries, we have seen a strong increase in demand for data center, cloud, remote working and cybersecurity products and services,” said Masaaki Moribayashi , President and Board Director, NTT Ltd.