Tan Tze Meng
In this second article of a two-part series on the data centre industry in Malaysia, Sharmila Ganapathy-Wallace looks at how the local industry has progressed and the issues it faces.
As more people move to cloud, the data centre industry is not expected to grow that strongly anymore. In the first of a two-part series Sharmila Ganapathy-Wallace considers the realities of the Malaysian dream of becoming a regional data centre hub.
When centres of digital activity can interact with each other, the multiplier effect is similar to that of logistics in the conventional economy, and the faster and more capacious the connections, the greater the multiplier effect, writes Tan Tze Meng.