Microsoft India Development Center Expands Presence in Noida
Bangalore: Microsoft Corp has expanded its Indian Development Center (IDC) in the National Capital Region (NCR), the company said Thursday. Over the past two decades, the Microsoft The India Development Center has expanded its footprint in India to cities like Hyderabad, followed by Bengaluru and more recently its third campus in Noida which opened in January of this year.
Realizing the potential of the NCR market for technology, Microsoft India Development Center expanded its third facility in the KP towers in Noida on November 20.
The newest work site spans 150,000 square feet and is designed to drive digital innovation through expanded teams in the cloud and artificial intelligence (AI), experiences and devices group , Microsoft’s digital teams and the new games division have a growing presence in India.
“The KP Towers project reinforces Microsoft IDC’s commitment to finding global technology solutions through innovation in India. With an increased presence in NCR – the country’s emerging technology hub – the facility aims to attract a rich pool of technological talent from engineering and management institutions to better serve the needs of Microsoft customers and create a direct and indirect economic impact in the region, ”the company said in a statement.
“The expansion of the India Development Center in Noida is our continued effort to empower every person and organization on this planet to do more. We are poised to open a new frontier in innovation as we continue to expand our presence across the country. The excellent workplace facilities at KP Towers provide the right environment to shape the future of the IT industry in this part of the world, ”said Rajiv Kumar, Managing Director of Microsoft India Development Center.
Microsoft India Development Center is one of Microsoft’s largest R&D centers outside of the Redmond headquarters. Established in Hyderabad in 1998, the center drives Microsoft’s globally shared development strategy to create products and services. With a presence in Hyderabad, Bengaluru, and now NCR, IDC is home to three core technology and engineering departments, driving innovative work within Microsoft.
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