12 November , 2020 Fdiindia
Amazon Web Services to invest Rs 20,761 crore for data centres in Telangana
AWS is all set to bring up an AWS Region with three Availability Zones (AZs). These zones are inclusive of multiple data centres in separate distinct locations within a single region. Telangana Minister for IT and Industries KT Rama Rao said Amazon Web Services (AWS), will be investing $2.77 billion (Rs 20,761 crore) to set up multiple data centres.
"Happy to announce the largest FDI in the history of Telangana! After a series of meetings, AWS has finalised investment of Rs 20,761 Cr ($ 2.77 Bn) to set up multiple data centres in Telangana The AWSCloud Hyd Region is expected to be launched by mid-2022," KT Rama Rao wrote on Twitter confirming the news.
The Telangana Minister claimed this investment to be the largest foreign direct investment (FDI) when looked back in the history of the state. Among other details, KTR also mentioned and stated that AWS is going to set up an AWS Region with about almost three Availability Zones (AZs). These three zones are inclusive of of multiple data centres in separate distinct locations within a single region.
As indicated by the delivery, the state's IT serve said the AZs are designed to be operationally free of each other and has their autonomous cooling, actual security, force and associations by means of a low-inactivity organization. Prior in 2020, KTR met the authorities from AWS during his Davos visit and had shown up at the conclusion on the interest in a quick way.