GameChange Solar completes its first Genius Tracker project in India

GameChange Solar announced the completion of its first Genius Tracker project in India. The 394 MW project is located 110 km from Ahmedabad, the capital city of the State of Gujarat. This solar plant is expected to supply clean solar power to the equivalent of 376,000 households. “GameChange Solar is proud to have been selected by Tata Power, a leading […]

Facebook and Google announce new 7,500-mile subsea Internet cable system

Facebook and Google have announced project “Apricot,” a subsea cable system, which involves laying of 12,000 km (7,456 miles) of cable connecting Japan, Taiwan, Guam, the Philippines, Indonesia and Singapore. The technology giants will partner with Philippines telecommunications provider PLDT for the project. Apricot, which is still subject to regulatory approvals, is aimed at delivering […]

Hyperscaler EdgeConneX to acquire Israel-based Global Data Center

EdgeConneX, a pioneer in global Hyperscale Data Centre provider will acquire Global Data Center (GDC). GDC is an Israel-based data center operator headquartered in Herzliya, the hub of Israel’s hi-tech district. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. “I am pleased to announce the expansion of the EdgeConneX global footprint to the Middle Eastern […]

PAG Real Estate & Kris Kumar to launch a New Digital Infrastructure Venture

PAG Real Estate, a leading Asia-focused private investment manager, and Kris Kumar have launched a regional platform to capitalise on the rapidly growing demand for digital infrastructure in Asia. Kris is a globally recognised pioneering figure in digital infrastructure investment segment. PAG Real Estate is one of Asia’s largest and most experienced real estate investment […]

KT Data Centres adopt AI-based solution to save electricity

South Korea’s largest telecommunications provider KT Corporation will adopt an artificial intelligence-based data management solution to reduce electricity consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. The company aims to effectively manage internet data centres, which consume significant power. KT said that “AI IDC Operator,” the company’s new artificial intelligence (AI)-based solution, offers autonomous temperature and humidity controlling […]

India lags behind its global peers in Industry 4.0 adoption: Colliers

Industry 4.0 has started making its way in Indian manufacturing, real estate, IT-BPM, and other sectors and is seeing increased adoption, with the COVID-19 pandemic accelerating the digitisation process. According to a recent report by diversified professional services and investment management company Colliers,  Revolutionised Sector- Emerging Economies & Markets, having digital technology at the core […]