India, Nov. 23 -- Bharti Airtel's subsidiary---Nxtra Data is planning to invest Rs 600 crore to build the 25 MW data center in Bengal Silicon Valley, Kolkata and will be fully operational by 2024. The center when developed will serve the underserved markets of the east and north-east regions along with the SAARC countries. It will also fulfill the growing needs of enterprises and global cloud players. The new center will further cement Nxtra's position as the nation's largest network of data centers.

Nxtra is on an expansion spree and will invest over Rs 5000 crore over the next four years to expand its capacity by 3X to over 400 MW. The company has already invested and partnered with eight organisations to source more than 180,000 MWh of ...