Ricoh India fortifies its public cloud service offerings as the company announces expansion of its existing data centre in Kolkata.
The company established the data centre in Kolkata in 2013 which was claimed to be a flagship facility for providing Innovative Ricoh Cloud services to its customers.
Ricoh runs its 24x7x365 Cloud Services operations from this facility, managed and monitored round-the-clock by Data Centre professionals in a physically & virtually secured facility.
The ISO 27001:2013 certified Data centre has now been augmented into a Tier-3 facility. The data centre acts as the primary hub for Information Security and complement the existing Data Centre of Ricoh India at its Head Office in New Delhi.
Commenting on the development, Manoj Kumar, Managing Director and CEO, Ricoh India Limited said, “At Ricoh India, we are dedicated to helping our customers embrace change through innovation. And the expansion of this facility is a testimony of our endeavour to tap the growing potential of the public cloud services. In addition to this, Ricoh will also provide a single umbrella to its customers and be a one-stop- solution provider for all their cloud services requirements under its IT Services Portfolio.
The company asserts that the Kolkata data centre caters to more than 200+ domestic and international customers including Indian Government banks rendering Fully Managed Virtual Servers & Dedicated Servers, Backup & Disaster Recovery Solutions & Services, Managed email services, Colocation Services, Cloud Infrastructure to it public and private customers through its Cloud Data Centre services portfolio.
“We see a huge potential in this part of the country especially with strong initiatives by the state government to encourage development of industry and generation of employment opportunities for this region. We feel that this is the right time for us to invest here and expand state of the art facilities like this one.” added Kumar.