Tapping into the potential for the large data centre market in Mumbai.
Singapore-based Princeton Digital Group (PDG announced plans to build one of the largest new greenfield campuses in Mumbai region, its first data centre in India, scheduled to be service ready in 2022.
PDG’s Navi Mumbai project will have 48 MW of critical IT capacity across two buildings. The new campus is designed to serve leading hyperscalers including internet and cloud companies in the fast-growing Mumbai region, with infrastructure built to hyperscale design and standards to support the massive scale requirements of customers in the region.
Mumbai is the most exciting market in India and Navi Mumbai is the preeminent cluster within Mumbai. With this campus, PDG has become a significant player in the India market. ‘Our ambition is to be one of the largest, pan national hyperscale data center provider in the country over the next 3 years.’ added Vipin Shirsat, Managing Director, India at PDG.
“Mumbai’s data centre market is estimated to reach a CAGR of 22 per cent for the period 2017-2023. As the largest data centre market in India, Mumbai houses 31 per cent of the nation’s colocation footprint even as providers move further inland through Navi Mumbai which is considered a submarket of Mumbai.”, said Dan Thompson principal research analyst at Datacenter Services & Infrastructure for 451 Research, part of S&P Global Market Intelligence.
PDG’s operational model enables it to rapidly enter critical hyperscale growth markets like Mumbai and power its customers with globally standardised, secure, reliable, and sustainable data centxer capacity.
PDG has about 18 data centres, with over 350MW, across four countries – China, Singapore, Indonesia, and India.