Eyes telecommunications, banking, manufacturing and transportation sectors for growth
The Asia-Pacific data centre markets have enjoyed a year of robust growth in 2016 and 2017 is poised to be yet another season of data-driven acceleration.
TM plans to introduce usage based pricing within the next 2 to 3 years, feels higher speeds will lead to higher usage of value added services.
Disruption is also happening in the infrastructure and data centre industries, where technology like flash storage is unleashing innovation.
AMD said that it will be business as usual for the employees in its Penang manufacturing facility, even though it has sold an 85% stake to China’s NFME.
Quietly and with minimum fuss, Jeffrey Khow and his cofounders have built Shinjiru into one of the leading cloud hosting companies in Malaysia. DNA founder Karamjit Singh traces some of its highlights.
Digital Realty Trust Inc announced it would be opening a second data centre facility in Singapore, and depending upon ultimate customer configuration, density, and scope, it expects to invest upwards of S$200 million (US$150 million).
Hitachi Sunway Information Systems Sdn Bhd has unveiled a 5,000 sq ft data centre facility located at The Pinnacle Sunway, and also announced a Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS) solution under its data centre business.
Digital Realty Trust Inc has appointed Daryl Dunbar as managing director for Asia Pacific, effective April 2015.
Malaysia’s cloud services and data centre industry recorded US$219 million in revenue for 2014, a 26% increase from the US$173 million in 2013, and a new data hub was announced in Iskandar Malaysia.