CITIC Telecom is Awarded the Top 10 Data Center (Consulting/ Implementation) by APAC CIO Outlook. APAC CIO Outlook is a magazine that aims to provide a platform for CIOs, CTOs and other senior level IT decision makers along with CXOs of solution providers to share their experiences, wisdom and advice with enterprise IT community of APAC countries.
The list of winning companies are selected by APAC CIO Outlook magazine’s senior editorial board, with the support of a distinguished panel comprising of CIOs from scalable enterprises in Asia Pacific and industry analysts.
Data Centre is an essential infrastructure for Cloud computing, big data, artificial intelligence and other new developments in the Internet sector. The Group is committed to developing data centre service as one of its strategic business segments. Following the acquisition of the whole building of CITIC Telecom Tower (CTT) in 2016, the Group has started the study for the extension of high-grade data centre in CTT. There are over 190,000 ft2 space for data centers development. On 6 September 2018, CTT phase 3A data centre construction project has been completed and the opening ceremony was held.
After full renovation, CTT could provide over 4000 racks, thus becoming the largest data centre in a self-owned property in western Hong Kong. Together with CITIC Telecom’s data centres and Cloud computing platforms in Ap Lei Chau in Hong Kong, Macau, Mainland China and rest of the world, we have formed a comprehensive coverage of data center to meet the rising demand in the market.
Xin Yue Jiang, Chairman of CITIC Telecom says, “developing data centre is one of our key strategies. We are leveraging our strong foothold in Mainland China and our extensive coverage across the globe and becoming a prominent internet-based telecommunications provider.”
Capturing the opportunities brought by the Cloud market, the Group is offering world-class data centre service. With a minimum Tier 3 reliability standard and neutral policy, CITIC Telecom provides reliable and scalable data center solutions coupled with unmatched support to its customers, which shows that it is truly worthy the title of ‘Top 10 Data Center (Consulting/ Implementation)’.
APAC CIO Outlook Magazine e-version: https://www.apacciooutlook.com/magazines/October2018/DataCenter/