The biggest company in the computer department Intel has announced their plans to expand its research and development in India. Intel has launched a new “state-of-the-art” design hub in Bengaluru (Bangalore). They have decided to open a smart and green building with IoT technology and have made an investment of the huge amount of $178 million. The countries like India play a significant role in growth and development of Intel Company. Nivruti Rai is the general manager of Intel in India. The company says that it has invested a total amount over $4.5billion in India since 1999.
The opening of an 8-acre campus will surely generate about 3,000 jobs. This will be a great opportunity for the engineers in India. They will have services like computer software development and hardware design. They earlier have a 44-acre campus on Sarjapur Ring Road (SRR) in the capital of the southern state of Karnataka but this time there focus is on to use renewable energy sources, including fuel cell power. This shows the company also cares about the environment because they are showing concern towards nature. The will also be using solar energy and smart lights to ensure that power is not wasted.
Karnataka has always been a leader in the IT sector and being the centre of investment. This huge investment will be very beneficial for India in certain ways like an increase in GDP and create ample of job vacancies. Also, it will be a great advantage in state development. Intel India is the Intel largest design centre outside the US. The State high-level clearance committee cleared the company’s contract on Feb 16. General manager Nivruti Rai said “We are excited about expanding our best-in-class R&D infrastructure in India that will enable us to continue our momentum in doing cutting-edge innovation and design work from India,”
India is a largest developing country in the world which makes it perfect for the investments. It’s been a key hub in recent time. The big company Apple has also taken an initiative to sell iPhones manufactured in India. Amazon and Google are also taking steps to invest in India.