Bengaluru (Bangalore): Web Werks-Iron Mountain JV announces launch of its first Bengaluru data center

Mar 26, 2023 | Posted by MadalineDunn

Web Werks - Iron Mountain Data Centers (IMDC) Joint Venture has announced that it has launched its first data center on its campus in Bengaluru, India. Based in Whitefield, Bengaluru, the facility spans 80,000 square feet and is named the BLR-1. It is a Tier III-designed data center that can support up to 4MW of IT load.

Nikhil Rathi, Founder & CEO, Web Werks, said the 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," Rathi said.

 Mark Kidd, EVP & Global General Manager, Data Centers & Asset Lifecycle Management commented: "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." Kidd highlighted Bengaluru as an emerging data center market which is currently 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," he added.