Gujarat is the ideal destination for IT, ITES Business. The State provides excellent physical infrastructure and has made rapid strides in the field of Software, IT and ITES. Gujarat has one of the highest tele density in the country.
Gujarat encompasses IT Parks that includes: Creative Infocity at Gandhinagar and GNFC Infotower at Ahmedabad. Other IT / ITES SEZ Parks are going to get developed by below given Companies;
Raheja Group in the area of 27.85 hectares, Ganesh Infrastructure in the area of 54 hectares, DLF in the area of 10 hectares, City Gold in the area of 10.72 hectares, Shivganga in the area of 10.60 hectares, Calica in the area of 16 hectares, Adani in the area of 20 hectares, Nipiam in the area of 220 hectares Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation in the area of 21 hectares.
Cost of Infrastructure in Gujarat is very much low compare to the others states of India. In India, rates of real estate in Gujarat are 2nd Lowest. Now many big companies are coming to Gujarat to develop infrastructure.
Cost of Human-ware in Gujarat is 4th (lowest) and Cost of transportation and power cost in Gujarat is 4th lowest in India.
Readymade Infrastructure available at Infocity - Gandhinagar, GNFC Infotower - Ahmedabad, Astron IT Tech Park - Ahmedabad and one is coming in Baroda.
Gujarat has low operation cost compare to other state of India.
24/7 work culture. Average Working Hours of an Executive in Ahmedabad is 62.9 per week. "THE HIGHEST IN THE COUNTRY" & 95% Executives work on Weekends as well.
Gujarat has a large pool of low-cost computer literates, English speaking professionals with strong technical and quantitative skills. Gujarat has many prestigious universities which produce thousand graduates and professionals every year.
Strong political determination & firm support of Government in terms of policy initiatives.
There are simplifies laws for BPO: Now woman can also work at night.
Gujarat has a large and strong telecommunications network with 3 International Gateways
(GIPL,SATYAM,VSNL) more than 90000 internet connection, 5,00,000+ Internet user and chain of 25000+ cyber cafes and cellular subscribers (11959678 - dec-07) share of more than 19% (A Circle) of India.
127 new companies are registered with the Commissionerate of Information Technology (CIT).
More than 1000 ICT & BPO operational companies including 5 medium sized companies.
50 companies are engaged in BPO.
2 Gujarat based companies have received CMM Certification.