Dell Inc. is an American privately owned multinational computer technology company based in Round Rock, Texas, United States, that develops, sells, repairs and supports computers and related products and services. Bearing the name of its founder, Michael Dell, the company is one of the largest technological corporations in the world, employing more than 103,300 people worldwide.
Dell India Private Limited (Dell India) is a 100% subsidiary of Dell Inc. Dell India designs and develops products, right from the server to storage, and caters to the needs of global corporations as well as to consumers at home. Just over a decade after launching operations in the country, Dell India has built a significant presence as a major employer, top provider of technology and a committed business and community partner.
Dell India is well positioned for continued strong growth in India. In December 2006, the company formally launched a project to build a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at the Sriperumbudur Hi-Tech Park in the state of Tamil Nadu. Dell chose after an extensive due diligence process of evaluating may sites across India. Dell finally short-listed two sites, one each in Tamil Nadu and in Uttarrkhand. The strong marketing pitch and support of Guidance Bureau and Government of Tamil Nadu made Dell to chose Sriperumpudur near Chennai finally. The new facility has enabled faster delivery to Dell’s growing Indian customer base. With an initial investment of approximately Rs 140 crores, the Tamil Nadu facility has become part of Dell’s renowned global network of leading-edge manufacturing facilities – and only the third manufacturing location in the Asia-Pacific region. Dell investment until now in Tamil Nadu has surpassed Rs. 250 crores (USD 40 Million) and has generated direct employment to 6000 people and to 1100 people indirectly. Further, Dell has invested in setting up a R&D center in Chennai and software services & Business Process Services at Chennai and Coimbatore. Today, Dell is very successful in Tamil Nadu owing to factors such as abundant availability of skilled manpower, peaceful industrial relations, reliable infrastructure like uninterrupted power supply, ready availability land in a strategically located Special economic zone, fast track single window facilitation within 2 weeks by Guidance Bureau and strong support from the state Government. Dell has acknowledged and appreciated the support provided by the Guidance Bureau, SIPCOT and Government of Tamil Nadu for making Dell project in Tamil Nadu a success. The success of Dell India in Sriperumpudur will enthuse many other electronic hardware manufacturers in Tamil Nadu during GIM-2015.
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