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Iron Mountain Inaugurates its Largest Global In-House Delivery Centre in India


June 6, 2014 - Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Iron Mountain [IRM], the world leader in information management services, proudly announced its new facility expansion in Bangalore which is the largest global in-house delivery centre (GIDC) in India. The facility is located at Bagmane World Technology Center, Mahadevpura, spans over 56,929 square feet with world class amenities and with over 450 plus highly skilled employees currently working at the facility. In India known as Iron Mountain Services (P) Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of Iron Mountain Inc and in Bangalore headed by Mr. Christo Mekkattukulam, GM, VP-Service Delivery, Iron Mountain Services Pvt Ltd.
 
The GIDC is focused to provide highest order of Software Development, ERP, Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Business Intelligence (BI), Business Process Management (BPM), Document Management Solutions, Core IT/Global Infrastructure, and Support Operations such as Security services, Human Resources, Procurement and Finance Shared Services (FSS), using the latest & best technologies. In fact, Bangalore is the only GDIC providing IT/ IT Enabled Services to North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific Iron Mountain office locations.
 
Inaugurating the facility, Dr. Tasos Tsolakis, EVP, Chief Information & Global Services Officer, Iron Mountain Inc, said “Its gives us great pleasure to announce the opening of our largest GDIC in Bangalore, today. India has always been a very important market for Iron Mountain. We have grown three folds in the last three years in India and this has encouraged us to invest further and expand operations in the country”.
 
Gracing the occasion, Mr. John Petrella, SVP, Global Infrastructure Services, IT, Iron Mountain Inc, said “The new facility provides worldwide support for Iron Mountain’s technology, infrastructure and business operations. Our technology is world class and we are a strong team of trained technical subject matter experts. As interesting as the concept and operation is, we believe that we are the answer to any corporate or individual’s worries on data protection and information storage”.
 
Iron Mountain Inc., the Boston-based data storage company, runs one of the largest documents holding facilities in the world inside a former limestone mine in Butler County, Pa. Two hundred feet below the earth, in this abandoned limestone mine are 13 acres and 20 miles of road with data storage vaults. Each room, vault, tunnel and chamber has been specially designed to withstand nuclear and terrorist attacks.
 
Iron Mountain provides primary information, management solutions in the following area:
 
  • Records and Information Management: Store, manage and protect important business records
  • Data Management: Data Management includes the core tape vaulting business and offerings in the areas of technology services, escrow/IP management, and wholesale data centers roll up under Data Management services
  • Secure Shredding: Information destruction services to help companies protect sensitive and confidential information.
  • Document Management Solutions: Help businesses create a comprehensive, fully integrated document management program that gives them complete visibility and access to all their business records
 
The US government has classified the site's security at one level below the White House and Pentagon. Besides cultural and historic photos, the vaults at Iron Mountain hold sensitive information from investment banks and top-secret government agencies as well as master recordings by Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, and Frank Sinatra!
 
About Iron Mountain:

Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) provides information management services that help organizations lower the costs, risks and inefficiencies of managing their physical and digital data. The Company's solutions enable customers to protect and better use their information--regardless of its format, location or lifecycle stage--so they can optimize their business and ensure proper recovery, compliance and discovery. Founded in 1951, Iron Mountain manages billions of information assets, including business records, electronic files, medical data, emails and more for organizations around the world. Visit www.ironmountain.com.
 
Iron Mountain assists more than 156,000 organizations in 36 countries on five continents with storing, protecting and managing their information. Publicly traded under NYSE symbol IRM, Iron Mountain is an S&P 500 company, a member of the FORTUNE 1000 (currently ranked: 712), and a member of FTSE4Good index. Organizations in every major industry and of all sizes—including more than 94% of the Fortune 1000—rely on Iron Mountain to store and manage their information.

Photo Caption: Mr. Christo Mekkattukulam, GM, VP-Service Delivery, Iron Mountain Services, inaugurating thier largest in-house delivery centre in Bangalore
 

Source: Business Wire India

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