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Sustainability
AirTrunk boosts Japan presence with West Tokyo data center
AirTrunk is planning to build TOK2, a new hyperscale data center in Japan which will strengthen the company’s presence in the country.
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Hyperscale
SpaceDC partners with Aofei for data center sales in Asia
SpaceDC has partnered with Aofei Data International to sell Aofei's data centers, CDN and SDN in China.
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Sustainability
Power at the edge: the role of data centers in sustainability
The Singaporean moratorium on new data center projects was recently lifted, with one of the conditions being an increased focus on power efficiency and sustainability.
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Digital Transformation
EdgeConneX enters Indonesia, plans for data center campus
EdgeConnex has announced it is expanding its presence in Asia with the acquisition of GTN Data Center in Indonesia.
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Hyperscale
Strong growth in public cloud spending to continue in 2022
Accoding to Gartner, worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 20.4% in 2022 to total US$494.7 billion.
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Hyperscale
Seagate, Phison partnership to improve data center offering
Seagate and Phison have announced plans to expand their SSD portfolio to assist data center customers in reducing total cost ownership (TCO).
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Sustainability
Johnson Controls creates platform for sustainable future
Johnson Controls has announced an industry-first hyperscale data center platform intended to assist cloud providers in meeting ambitious sustainability goals.
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Storage
NVIDIA, VAST Data partner to create AI superclusters
VAST Data has announced it has partnered with NVIDIA to build the foundation for AI superclusters, a next-gen storage platform called Ceres.
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Hyperscale
Rate of data center market growth in APAC exceeds EMEA
 Data center growth in the Asia Pacific market saw growth of 24% in 2021, according to a new report from DC Byte.
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Hyperscale
Datagrid takes their carbon neutral vision south
Internationally backed data company 'New Zealand Datagrid' is planning to build a carbon-neutral $1 billion hyperscale data centre in Makarewa near Invercargill.
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Hyperscale
Data centre operator PDG closes US$350 million equity deal
Singapore-based Princeton Digital Group (PDG) has closed an equity investment from Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala) as a lead investor for US$350 million.
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Hyperscale
Carbon emissions driving cloud buying decisions - Gartner
Gartner predicts hyperscalers’ carbon emissions will drive cloud purchase decisions by 2025.
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Hyperscale
Private equity investors are transforming the data centre landscape, report finds
Private equity and sovereign wealth investors are providing new impetus to hyperscale data centre investments, and have become key players in the introduction of new facilities and the acquisition of existing data centres.
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Kohler
Delivering operational advantages in hyperscale data centers with high power generators
Hperscale data centers operators in Southeast Asia deploying 4MW gensets can secure multiple operational benefits, while delivering reliable backup power on demand. 
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Sustainability
LOGOS and Pure Data Centres partner for APAC expansion
Industrial infrastructure development firm LOGOS has partnered with Pure Data Centres (Pure DC) to expand its critical data center infrastructure portfolio across the Asia Pacific region.
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Hyperscale
Vantage Data Centers completes major acquisition to expand APAC reach
Vantage Data Centers and its leading investor DigitalBridge Group Inc. have announced a completed acquisition of PCCW Ltd.'s data center business (PCCW DC). 
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Managed Services
Pure expands as-a-service offerings with focus on transparency
It aims to provide the economic benefits of cloud, along with those of Evergreen architecture including non-disruptive expansions and maintenance.
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Hyperscale
Colt Data Centre Services opens Inzai 3 facility in Japan
The 27-megawatt Inzai 3 data center is housed on a campus that includes two other hyperscale facilities.
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Hyperscale
Global Switch extends leadership team with two new appointments
Global Switch has added more expertise and experience to the company’s senior management team with two new appointments, and states that this will support the company’s growth strategy and global expansion.
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Hyperscale
Uptime Institute certifies STT Global Data Centres Bangkok facility
The Uptime Institute has awarded the Tier III Certification of Design Documents to ST Telemedia (STT) Global Data Centres Thailand’s first hyperscale data center in Thailand.
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Hyperscale
Oracle Cloud supports VMware-based environments
The solution aims to replicate the on-premise experience through a global, hyperscale public cloud.
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Firewall
Fortinet unveils firewall offering for hyperscale & 5G environments
The company continues to push the boundaries of hardware-accelerated performance for security and networking convergence.
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Hyperscale
Huawei foresees bright outlook for hyperscale & large data centers
“Hyperscalers will require much higher power, exerting great pressure on systems. This will push for the adoption of a more standardized, prefabricated, and replicable architecture of future data centers.”
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Hyperscale
Fortinet: Distributed networks driving enterprises towards consistent security
<span class="coloured">Jon McGettigan</span>, Fortinet A/NZ Regional Director, explains how consistent security services can protect and help manage distributed networks.