Whitefield is an industrial area, previously it was colony for retired Anglo-Indians. After 1980s, this part of Bangalore witnessed drastic development, this place is considered to be the major hub for the Indian technology industry.
Technology parks like International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB) which houses offices of many IT and ITES companies, Export Promotion Industrial Park (EPIP), Bhoruka Tech Park are established over here. These tech park houses earth station and office of major IT/ITES firms like Accenture, Symbian India Ltd., GE (John F. Welch Technology Center), Wipro, iGate Global Solutions, Sapient, Manhattan Associates, SAP Labs, Perot Systems, Dell, IBM, Intel and Oracle. These Tech parks provides state-of-the-art infrastructure and professionally managed services. Other than IT/ITES firm this place has many industries like Padmini Industries and Hindustan Liver Research Center
The Special Economic Zones (SEZs) is established at a cost of Rs. 339 crore on 10 hectares by SAN Engineering and Locomotive Ltd.
Whitefield being an industrial area, it comes under green belt in order to protect the greenery as this area covers with eucalyptus plantations. Vartur lake is the close by water resource of this place.
To make a place suitable for commercial transaction, road has important role as it is the back bone in developing the place. Accordingly, Whitefield is connected to city hotspot by Vartur Road, Outer Ring Road and these roads are well maintained. The areas namely Vinayaka Layout, Nallurhalli, Gandhipuram comes under Whitefield and these area are also linked to important places in city.
Several reputed educational institutions of international standard are established to facilitate the residents of this place. Prajval Vidya Niketan, S.N. Vidyamandir Nursery School, Sisa Pre Primary School are some of the famous education institutions. Renowned medical care centers like Karunashraya and Satya Sai Hospital are located in this region.
You might sense that this place purely concentrates on commercial aspect and there is no place for recreation activity. For your query Whitefield Club will be right solution, as this provides exceptional recreational facilities to the residents of this place. Whitefield being commercial area, yet new ventures of real estate is being executed to house the home seeker over this part Bangalore. (see more)