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The Information Technology Industry in India is a fast growing segment with growth rates exceeding 50% per annum. Tamil Nadu's contribution to the IT Industry has been significant. With Information Technology penetrating every industry, an enormous potential for growth for the industry in Tamil Nadu is foreseen. In fact, the projected revenue from Tamil Nadu as per the IX five year plan put forth by the IT Industry for the year 2001 - 2002 is 13,000 crores (Rs. 5000 crores in Hardware and Rs.8000 crores in software). To achieve this, the State Government has drawn up an industry - friendly IT policy with focus on accelerating software, hardware industries and associated services growth, increasing export earning of software and hardware sectors, developing and upgrading the required manpower skills and stepping up the quality of life in the state.

Tamil Nadu has to its advantage a well - developed industrial infrastructure, ranging from heavy industries, refineries, an international airport, two major all weather posts in Chennai and Tuticorin and six minor ports. The state has a well connected road network of 170, 500 kms and over 75% of the villages are connected with telephone lines. In addition, Tamil Nadu has got comparative advantage in terms of availability of a large part of manpower with aptitude for computers, high class educational facilities, competence in English and good infrastructure.