PHILADELPHIA CREAM, September 8, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Linode, the world’s largest independent cloud computing infrastructure provider, today announced the expansion of its data center operations into Mumbai, India. The expansion gives Linode a 200% capacity increase and will support the company’s momentum around customer acquisition and launch of new services through 2023.
Linode has seen customer growth in the region double throughout the pandemic, driven by demand for basic compute and storage infrastructure services, as well as the introduction of new services such as Kubernetes instances. and GPUs managed. The increased demand resulted in excess capacity being filled in less than half the time Linode expected.
According to Gartner, end-user spending on public cloud services in India will total US $ 4.4 billion in 2021, up 31.4% compared to 2020. India is the second largest and fastest growing cloud services market in Asia Pacific, lagging behind only China. Linode’s growth exceeds this trend.
“Entrepreneurs, SMEs and large companies of India have shown remarkable resilience in the face of adversity caused by the pandemic, ”said Blair Lyon, vice president of cloud experience at Linode. “Our clients in India and around the world, trust us to provide cloud infrastructure to support their rapid transition to digitally-driven business models and rely on us to provide them with an alternative to the complexity and cost of large hyperscale providers. “
by Linode Bombay data center uses the latest versions of the company’s servers and the Next Generation Network (NGN) and connects directly to Linode’s global fiber backbone, allowing them to reduce latency, improve performance and maintain sovereignty data by running workloads closer to home. Unlike other public cloud providers, Linode offers its cloud services at the same low, fixed and transparent price in India as they are in all other regions in which Linode operates.
** About Linode **
Linode accelerates innovation by making cloud computing simple, accessible and affordable for everyone. Founded in 2003, Linode helped pioneer the cloud computing industry and today is the largest independent open cloud provider in the world. The company empowers more than one million developers, startups and businesses through its global network of 11 data centers.
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