Software Technology Parks of India is planning to set 12 new CoE in the country to build technology-based products and solutions. The new centers will come up in Bengaluru, Gandhinagar, Patna, Bhubaneshwar, Gangtok, and Itanagar. It already has 13 established CoEs in different cities. STPI, which has started operations with three centers, now operates 60 centers across the country, of which 52 are in Tier II and tier III cities.