Gachibowli is a major IT suburb of Hyderabad, located in the Serilingampally mandal of the Rangareddy district. It is located in the common capital area shared between the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. It is situated about few km away from HITEC City, another IT hub. The suburb lies in the north-west part of Hyderabad city. Gachibowli has grown into a software hub for companies operating from Hyderabad. It is home to some of the top IT companies like the Microsoft, Amazon.com, Accenture, TCS, Virtusa, Sierra Atlantic, Wipro, Computer Associates, Infosys, Capgemini, Polaris, NVIDIA, CMC Limited, FactSet and DLF cyber city phase I. Gachibowli is well connected by roads to another IT hub, the HITEC city, and also to the rest of the city. APSRTC buses, no 216, 217 connect Gachibowli to Mehdipatnam and Koti, the major city centres. The closest MMTS Train station is at Lingampally Railway Station and HITEC city. The Outer-Ring Road connects Gachibowli to the International airport at Shamshabad. A metro train service is also being planned in Hyderabad, which would provide better connectivity and provide another public transport for commuters. Educational Institutions like International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, Indian Immunological Limited, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Dr. Y.S.R. National Institute of Tourism & Hospitality Management, Maulana Azad National Urdu University are situated in close vicinity.