Yondr and Everstone Group to set up Data Centres in India with $1 billion investment

Hyperscale data centre company Yondr Group, in a joint venture partnership with Everstone Group, is investing $1 billion to open data centres across multiple locations in India. Operating under the brand name EverYondr, the first data centre will come up in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region for which land and power have already been acquired. This […]

Keppel DC REIT acquires Data Centre in China

Keppel DC REIT has entered into agreements with Guangdong Bluesea Data Development Co. Ltd. (Bluesea) and its parent company, Guangdong Bluesea Mobile Development Co. Ltd., to acquire Guangdong Data Centre, a fully-fitted data centre facility in Jiangmen, Guangdong Province, for RMB 635.9 million (approximately S$132.0 million). This is Keppel DC REIT’s first data centre acquisition […]

ESR to Build US$1B Data Center and Logistics Facility in Nagasaki Integrated Resort

NIKI Chyau Fwu (Parkview) Group, one of three candidates to develop an integrate resort in Nagasaki, Japan, has announced an external partner it says will build a US$1 billion data and logistics center in the region should NIKI’s bid prove successful. Just days after the company added 10 local partners to its Nagasaki IR consortium, NIKI […]

PCCW to sell its Data Centre business to DigitalBridge Group for $750 million

PCCW Ltd. will sell its data centre business to REIT DigitalBridge Group Inc for $750 million. PCCW expects the deal to result in gains of at least $180 million and allow it to streamline its core telecom service businesses. With the disposal PCCW can also avoid the heavy investments typical of most data-centre operations, which […]

PCCW to sell its Data Centre business to DigitalBridge Group for $750 million

PCCW Ltd. will sell its data centre business to REIT DigitalBridge Group Inc for $750 million. PCCW expects the deal to result in gains of at least $180 million and allow it to streamline its core telecom service businesses. With the disposal PCCW can also avoid the heavy investments typical of most data-centre operations, which […]

Mumbai Metro plans to implement a Common Asset Management System

Bahwan CyberTek (BCT) Group, a global provider of digital transformation solutions, was awarded a contract to build this Common Asset Management System (CAMS) for Mumbai Metro Line-3, by the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL), the nodal agency responsible for the implementation of the MML-3 project in India, the company said. Bahwan CyberTek will build an […]

Insights from South Asia Cloud and Data Centre Summit

On 27th July, experts from the tech industry gathered virtually and discussed and debated on topics like hyperscale data centres, cooling technologies and renewable energy data centers amongst others in W.Media’s digital event ‘South Asia Cloud & Data Centre Awards Summit’. The attendees got a chance to network with tech leaders from India. Over 450 […]

GOI to incentivise rooftop solar systems in India

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy of India is implementing Rooftop Solar Programme Phase II in an effort to promote rooftop solar (RTS) in the country, including in rural areas. RTS capacity aggregating 4000 MW by 2022 is targeted for installation in the residential sector with the provision of subsidy. For individual households, subsidy […]