Intel Inaugurates Design and Engineering Centre in Hyderabad
Intel India announces the expansion of its innovative footprint in India by unveiling a new design and engineering centre in Hyderabad. The center was inaugurated by Sri K.T. Rama Rao, Hon'ble Minister of IT, Industries, MA &UD, Government of Telangana.
“Hyderabad has emerged as a key destination for advanced technology and product innovation work. We see leading technology companies growing their operations in the city which reflects a vibrant ecosystem and investment climate that Telangana offers. Intel is a technology leader and its contributions towards growing the ecosystem in India and Telangana have been remarkable, I am extremely pleased to inaugurate Intel’s new facility in Hyderabad; which reinforces Intel’s commitment towards accelerating the tech journey of the state,” says K. T. Rama Rao.
The center is spread across 300,000 sq ft and can accommodate about 1,500 people. Also, the art facility comprises six LEED Platinum certified floors, modern amenities, lab and incubation centre for hardware and systems startups in the IT corridor of the city. The design center would support the computing and communications technology innovations that are focused on addressing the critical challenges in today's data-centric world. Furthermore, the center also supports Intel's advance engagements with the city's technology ecosystem by promoting entrepreneurship and a research mindset.
The event was graced by Raja M Koduri, Senior VP, Chief Architect and GM of Architecture, Graphics & Software at Intel Corporation, Nivruti Rai, Country Head, Intel India & Vice President, Data Center Group, Intel Corporation, and eminent ecosystem leaders from the government, industry and academia.
“Over the past 50 years, Intel has brought immense compute power to millions of people, transforming the way we live and work. We are now ushering in a new era of Exascale Computing driven by the rise of artificial intelligence. Exascale for Everyone is an exciting vision and it requires fundamental disruptions across the technology stack. Intel’s design and engineering centres will play a critical role in driving this mission and I look forward to the new center in Hyderabad delivering breakthrough technologies to propel the company’s growth,” states Raja.