Google Hyderabad is IT Giant Google's biggest facility outside the United States and its only own campus in entire Asia. Google Hyderabad will be in Gachibowli and a land of 7.2 acres has been allotted to the IT Giant for its new campus. Google will invest Rs. 1,000 crore in the project in four years and will also double its employee count. The new campus will be developed in 2 million square feet. The facility is expected to be operational by 2019.
On 16 December 2015, during his two-day visit to India, Google CEO Sundar Pichai officially announced the setting up Google's new campus in Hyderabad. IT Minister of Hyderabad K T Rama Rao has visited the Silicon Valley in USA few months prior to the announcement and the State government has signed a memorandum of understanding with Google.