AdaniConneX, a joint venture between Adani Enterprises and EdgeConneX, opened Chennai 1, a hyperscale data center campus located in SIPCOT IT Park, Chennai, India. In the initial phase, the campus offers 17 MW (IT Load), this will scale up to 33 MW (IT Load) at full capacity.
Critically, the facility will be powered with up to 100% renewable energy, offering enterprises and hyperscale customers sustainable energy choices. As one of the most advanced colocation campuses in the region, Chennai 1 is designed to offer robust physical protection to IT Infrastructure with seven layers of security and commitment to provide 99.999% availability.
Supported by the team from EdgeConneX and their more than a decade of experience of building out a global platform of data centers for some of the world’s largest and most demanding tech and cloud firms, AdaniConneX is rapidly executing on its plan to deliver hyperlocal to hyperscale data center capacity throughout India.
“We see tremendous growth in data generation and consumption in India, driving the need for a reliable, automated, and sustainable Digital Infrastructure. With our Pan-India Data Center platform, our mission is to enable India’s next phase of digital growth with core emphasis on sustainability and energy management,” said Jeyakumar Janakaraj, CEO of AdaniConneX.
“I’m extremely pleased with the opening of our latest data center in Chennai, India, and all of the hard work by our teams to make this happen. I’m also excited about what’s coming next as we have an aggressive data center expansion plan and tremendous customer pipeline that will quickly establish AdaniConneX as the leading digital infrastructure platform for all of India,” said Randy Brouckman, CEO of EdgeConneX.
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