Intel India on Friday announced the expansion of its design and engineering footprint in India with the unveiling of a new state-of-the-art facility in Bangalore. The new center can accommodate 2,000 employees and will help advance cutting-edge design and engineering work in the customer, data center, IoT, graphics, artificial intelligence and technology segments. car.
Spread over 4.53 lakh square feet, the new design and engineering center is spread over two towers at Ecospace Business Park, with each tower consisting of G+5 floors. One floor is dedicated to high-tech R&D labs for silicon design and validation purposes.
Speaking at the inauguration, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Union Minister of State for Electronics and Computing, Skills Development and Entrepreneurship said: “In order to enable the aspiration of India to become a trillion dollar digital economy by 2025, it is imperative that the country accelerates the pace of digitalization by emphasizing innovation and engineering excellence in the design of semiconductor products, including hardware and software.
The inauguration of Intel’s new state-of-the-art design factory in Bangalore is “a testament to its commitment to help build India’s technological leadership”, the minister added.
As Intel’s largest design and engineering center outside the United States, Intel India plays a strategic role in the company’s growth. “With significant contributions to Intel’s technology and product leadership, Intel India continues to accelerate design and engineering innovation. This new state-of-the-art center in Bangalore provides an incredible environment for our employees to innovate while enjoying the energetic and collaborative atmosphere in the workplace. It also helps us strengthen our contributions and capabilities through leading products that enable customer innovation and growth,” said Nivruti Rai, Country Director, Intel India and Vice President, Intel Foundry Services.