NEW DELHI: Intel Corp Monday announced the expansion of its innovation footprint in India with the unveiling of a new design and engineering center in Hyderabad.
The facility, inaugurated by KT Rama Rao, Minister for IT, Industries of the Telangana state government, and he said that Hyderabad has emerged as a key destination for advanced technology and product innovation.
“We see leading technology companies grow their operations in the city which reflects a vibrant ecosystem and investment climate that Telangana offers. Intel is a technology leader and its contributions towards growing the ecosystem in India and Telangana have been remarkable, I am extremely pleased to inaugurate Intel’s new facility in Hyderabad,” Rao in a statement said.
The new design and engineering center, according to the US-based company would make significant contributions to critical global products and technologies across next-generation SoCs, graphics, hardware platforms and software to fuel Intel’s growth.
“We are now ushering in a new era of Exascale Computing driven by the rise of artificial intelligence. Exascale for Everyone is an exciting vision and it requires fundamental disruptions across the technology stack. Intel’s design and engineering centers will play a critical role in driving this mission and I look forward to the new center in Hyderabad delivering breakthrough, technologies to propel the company’s growth.” Raja M Koduri, Senior VP, Chief Architect and GM of Architecture, Graphics & Software at Intel Corporation said.
The design center will contribute to computing and communications technology innovations geared towards addressing critical challenges in today’s data-centric world.
“We have made significant impact in areas such as Cloud, Client, Graphics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), 5G, and Autonomous Systems and our new design facility in Hyderabad will enable us to further boost innovation for India and the world,” Nivruti Rai, Country Head of Intel India and VP of Data Center Group, Intel Corporation said.