Malaysia ranks as the most attractive destination for data center investment

Malaysia has come out on top as the most desired destination for data center investment, according to the latest report by Knight Frank released during the Malaysian Data Center White Paper Launch today. The South East Asian nation lead with 113MW of take up in 2022 as compared to ranked second Indonesia (22MW) followed by […]

Blackstone Closes $30.4B Global Real Estate Fund

Blackstone Inc., an alternative investment management company, has raised $30.4 billion for its Blackstone Real Estate Partners X fund, which focuses on opportunistic deals in industries like rental housing, hospitality, and data centers. Blackstone Real Estate Partners IX, which closed on $20.5 billion in 2019, saw the final close of its tenth iteration of its […]

Upskilling Instead of Displacement: How Automation Affects Data Center Workforce

Automation in data centers has already started to impact the workforce, particularly in tasks that are repetitive and routine. This means that some jobs that were previously performed by human workers are now being done by automated tools and processes. According to a report from McKinsey Global Institute, the rise in automation could increase productivity, […]

Top-5 Emerging Trends in Automation in Cloud Computing

Automation in cloud computing has become increasingly important in the management of data centers. By leveraging automation tools, data centers can efficiently manage and optimize resources while reducing operational costs. Automation in data centers can involve the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms to automate tasks such as resource allocation, workload management, and […]

Empyrion DC Secures Funding For Construction of Data Center in South Korea

Singapore’s Empyrion DC Pte. Ltd. has announced that it has secured financing from three major Korean financial institutions for the construction of the Gangnam Data Center (GDC). The syndicated loan from KEB Hana Bank, Hana Capital Co Ltd and National Credit Union Federation of Korea was arranged by KEB Hana Bank and Hyundai Asset Management. […]