8 Major Information Technology Hubs in India
India is the largest destination for the information technology in the world and IT industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the country. Digital India project launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will help the GDP growth in areas of electronic services, manufacturing and products. India’s major information technology hubs are Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Visakhapatnam,Trivandrum,Vadodara,Patna, Mysore, Indore, Jaipur, Mangalore, Lucknow, Coimbatore, Chandigarh,Bhubaneswar and Kochi.
Bangalore – Silicon Valley of India
Bangalore is the IT Capital of India and a global information technology hub in the country. The city is known as the Silicon Valley of India with large number of software companies in India and many top Indian firms like Infosys, Wipro, Mindtree are headquartered in Bangalore.
Hyderabad – Cyberabad
Hyderabad also known as the HITEC City is the second largest IT exporter in India and the first destination in India for the Microsoft development center. Cyberabad or Hyderabad is also the largest bioinformatics hub of India.
Chennai – IT Infrastructures
Chennai city has a world class IT infrastructures and fast emerging as a destination for information technology outsourcing in India. The south Indian city of Chennai has dedicated expressway called as IT expressways and a favoured location for IT industries.
Mumbai – Financial Capital
Mumbai is the financial capital of India and headquarters to India’s largest IT company, TCS. The city has a lot of IT business parks including World Trade Centre and home to notable companies such as 3i Infotech Ltd,Mastek and Oracle FinServ.
NCR – Delhi Noida and Gurgaon
The National Capital Region of Delhi, Gurgaon and Noida are home to many multinational corporation companies. Giant software development companies of NCR region are Infosys, Cognizant, MphasiS, Accenture,ThoughtWorks, Oracle, SAP and HCL Technologies.
Pune – IT Parks
Pune is home to biggest IT park of India called as Rajiv Gandhi IT Park at Hinjewadi. The city is one of the leading IT services center in India with list of many dedicated IT parks such as EON Free Zone,Magarpatta,Hinjewadi,Aundh IT park, commerzone and Business Bay.
Kolkata – Salt Lake
Kolkata is the only metropolitan city from East India and a major hub for the IT industry in India. The city has offices of International software companies such as Sun Microsystems, Honeywell,Accenture and Cognizant. Satellite town of Salt Lake City is a famous centre for IT in the city.
Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar – GIFT City
GIFT City is an under construction project located between Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar. The city will have techno park, special economic zone,convention center and Software Technology Parks for leading IT companies.