According to the Arcadis Data Center Location Index 2021, the United States (US) is the top location for constructing data centers, with North Virginia having the largest data center market in the country.
Cloud and Enterprise Business
According to the findings of Synergy Research Group, enterprises are continuing to spend heavily on cloud infrastructure. In fact, this spending grew by 35% in 2020 to reach almost $130 billion.
Singapore-based Princeton Digital Group (PDG), announced its plan to build one of the largest new greenfield campuses in Mumbai region, its first data center in India, scheduled to be service ready in 2022.
NTT Ltd opened of two new 36-megawatt (MW) data centers in Chicago, IL, and Hillsboro, OR. This marks the first two of four data center openings expected for the Americas region this year, with a completely new Silicon Valley campus and a planned expansion in Ashburn, VA.
Amcor has further consolidated its corporate applications in a hybrid cloud and remodeled its enterprise resource planning (ERP) tools. The hybrid cloud integrates its global data centers and network infrastructure utilizing Orange Business Services’ solutions and expertise to make its overall business more responsive.
Stratanet has launched its subsidiary, Verge Digital Infrastructure Pte Ltd. Verge will build, own and operate carrier-neutral EDGE Data Centers, open-access subsea cable landing stations and related digital infrastructure in the markets of South-East Asia.
NTT Ltd.’s Global Data Centers division, one of the world’s largest data center providers, has expanded its cloud exchange solutions for data center customers in the United States.