The push to become a Smart Nation will drive the need for connected ecosystems as government agencies and third parties invest in data and infrastructure insights.
The number of things connected in the region is expected to increase from 3.1 billion to 8.6 billion by 2020, creating a US$583 billion market opportunity.
Expanded high-power density and efficient facility to accelerate cloud ecosystem and interconnection.
Once misunderstood and feared to be an untrustworthy way of consuming IT services because it was thought to be unreliable, unsecured and too complex to manage, the cloud is today the basis of agile services that are being rolled out by enterprises that are forward thinking.
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.
Insurance companies would soon need to navigate new trends such as cyber-insurance and usage-based insurance, while juggling concerns such as cybersecurity, says one expert.
Marketing and advertising technology professionals are looking for solutions to reduce fraud and create a secure ecosystem, according to a study by Equinix, in collaboration with ExchangeWire.
Clement Goh of Equinix peeks into his crystal ball and share his predictions for the data centre industry in 2016.
The ‘little red dot’ accounts for over 60% of the SEA data centre market, and Equinix’s Clement Goh looks at how it did it.
DNA’s Benjamin Cher talk to two experts on what is happening in the data centre scene, the challenges facing the sector in Asia, and the promise of a ‘truly’ outsourced economy driven by – what else? – data centres.