The Data Center and Cloud services arm of Hiranandani Group, Yotta Data Services has just announced its strategic partnership with Shamsul Alamin Group (SAG) to support its expansion plan in Bangladesh.

Under this partnership, Yotta stated that it has embarked on an investment of over Tk2000 crore to develop a new hyperscale data center park in Dhaka, Bangladesh over the next 4-6 years, leveraging Shamsul Alamin Group expertise in real estate, along with its market leadership – to help identify the vast opportunities in Bangladesh’s emerging digital transformation market.

“We are proud and elated to welcome Yotta and the Hiranandani Group to Bangladesh, a land abundant with opportunities. Learning about Yotta’s successful efforts in India and its mission of bridging the digital divide, our partnership with them couldn’t be more natural. Similar to India, our government has embarked on an ambitious journey of Digital Bangladesh, and we are proud to join forces with Yotta to set up its hyperscale data center park in Dhaka.” said Alamgir Shamsul Alamin, Managing Director, Shamsul Alamin Group (SAG).

According to Yotta, the new data center park will house two hyperscale data center buildings, featuring 4800 racks and 28.8MW of IT power capacity while expecting the first data center building to go live in the third quarter of FY2024.

“We are grateful to the Government of Bangladesh for entrusting Yotta to be part of the country’s economic growth. We also thank Mr. Sajeeb Wazed Joy, ICT Advisor to the Government of Bangladesh, for his progressive vision for Bangladesh’s digital ecosystem. As we embark on our journey here, I thank the Shamsul Alamin Group for its extensive support and lending its proven capabilities to Yotta. Together, we are excited to foster growth that’s mutual and instrumental in Bangladesh’s digital and economic ambitions,” said Sunil Gupta, Co-founder & CEO, Yotta Data Services.

As announced, Yotta operates two hyperscale data center parks in India, with presence in Panvel (Navi Mumbai) and Greater Noida. Yotta’s first data center – Yotta NM1 in Panvel was inaugurated in July 2020 and is developed on a 600-acre Hiranandani Fortune City in Panvel, while  featuring 820,000 square foot space, 7,200 racks, as well as a power capacity of about 50MW.