The Booming IT Sector in Chennai

Chennai is the second largest IT hub in the country, next to Bangalore. The city is home to the largest IT park of India and is renowned as the hub of technology and startup companies. A wide range of software services and organizations own their development centers in Chennai. Additionally, Chennai is also home to the top 7 out of 15 tech companies in India!

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An ISO 9001/14001 company, TIDEL is among the top IT parks in Chennai. The term TIDEL is a joint venture of TIDCO (Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation) and ELCOT (Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu Limited). TIDEL Park was set up in 2000 to aid the growth of information technology in Tamil Nadu. Renowned as the single largest IT park in India, TIDEL is spread across an impressive 1,280,000 sq. ft. This IT park houses some of the top tech industries such as Cognizant Technology Solutions, HCL Technologies, Tata Consultancy Services, Ajuba Solutions India Pvt Ltd, among others.

International Tech Park, Chennai

International Tech Park, Chennai, also known as ITPC, is located in Taramani, Chennai’s IT Corridor. This premium tech park was built in 2011 and is spread across a massive 15 acres, allowing about 2 million sq. ft. of office space. ITPC comes with a host of superior benefits such as ATMs, multi-cuisine food courts, healthcare facilities, gift shops, beauty salons and more. The tech park is home to over 40 leading national and international technology companies, with more than 25,000 employees. Some of these tech companies are Visual Graphics, Amazon, Caterpillar, Siemens, Dow Corning and Inautix.

Olympia Tech Park

The largest and one of the oldest information technology parks in the country, Olympia Tech Park comprises a total area of 8 lakh sq. ft. Unlike other tech industries and companies that are located in prominent areas of Chennai such as IT Corridor, Olympia Tech Park is situated on Inner Ring Road. It was established in 2006 and consists of three towers, also known as phases - Citius, Altius and Fortius. Some of the top IT industries in Chennai and the world that are occupants of Olympia Tech Park are HP, DXC Technologies, IBM, Dell, Wipro, Logitech Engineering and Design, Alight Solutions and Verizon, among others.

Mahindra World City, New Chennai

India’s first integrated business city, Mahindra World City was established in 2002. It is located in the suburb of Maraimalai Nagar in the southern part of the capital city. Mahindra World City is a public-private partnership owned by TIDCO and Mahindra Group. Spanning over 1,500 acres, Mahindra World City is surrounded by a reserve forest and verdant hills. Some of the leading tech companies here are BMW, Braun, TVS Group, Renault-Nissan, Infosys.

When you visit Chennai on your next business trip, stay at one of the best hotels in Chennai - Raj Park. With cosy accommodations decked with world-class amenities, multiple fine-dining outlets, and other services, you are sure to have a relaxed stay!