The Web Werks and Iron Mountain Data Centers (IMDC) Joint Venture, launch of their first data center on their campus in Bengaluru, India. The data center is located in the prime area of Whitefield, Bengaluru and is well-positioned as a gateway to Southern India. Situated in an 80,000 square feet facility, the BLR-1 is a Tier III-designed data center that can support up to 4MW of IT load.
Nikhil Rathi, Founder & CEO, Web Werks said, “Web Werks Bengaluru data center will cater to the increasing demand from Hyperscaler and enterprises. We look forward to providing our new customers in South India with reliable and scalable colocation, cloud, storage, and network services. The addition of this data center is part of our national expansion and we are grateful to the Government of Karnataka for their support.”
Mark Kidd, EVP & Global General Manager, Data Centers & Asset Lifecycle Management, added, “The BLR-1 data center will help the Web Werks – Iron Mountain JV to meet the growing demand for connected, compliant and sustainable data center services in the region. Bengaluru is an emerging data center market witnessing strong demand for data-driven services, cloud, and colocation. I’m excited to provide our hyperscale, network, content and enterprise customers with additional options to expand with us in this market.”
The Web Werks – Iron Mountain JV has undertaken major investments to create a ‘String of Digital Pearls’ across the nation, committing to deliver operational excellence. The JV recently launched its second data center in Navi Mumbai and is ready to launch its first data center in Hyderabad. In 2022, the Web Werks – Iron Mountain JV participated in the third ground-breaking ceremony at the Global Investors Summit in Uttar Pradesh and announced plans to invest in a new hyperscale data center in Noida. Web Werks – Iron Mountain JV will continue to expand in the existing markets of Mumbai, Pune and Noida.