Singapore is strategically positioned within South East Asia, providing access to the world’s fastest growing region. By 2020, SE Asia will support 81 million people in its fast-growing cities and will be home to about half of the world’s middle class. By 2050, it is projected to be a $10 Trillion economy, accounting for 45% of the estimated world population.
Seen as an Internet gateway offering IT infrastructure that’s scalable, intelligent and secure, Singapore is critical to companies hoping to tap into a smartphone market predicted to reach 85% by 2019.
That’s certainly the case at our Digital Loyang Way data centre, where customers have access to a wide range of service providers and business partners. Our new data centre in Singapore, along with our existing and developing facilities in Hong Kong, Osaka, Melbourne and Sydney all become key elements of Asia Pacific’s growing Digital Silk Road and reinforces our mission of providing the foundation for the new digital world.
In a recent Accenture report, investments in fintech across Asia Pacific recorded a growth from about $800 million in 2014 to $3.5 billion in the first nine months of 2015. There is a growing phenomenon in this region with venture capitalists setting their eyes on fintech start-ups in Asia and financial institutions opening up, devoting more attention to this space, according to CB insights.
Located in the northeast of Singapore, Digital Realty’s data centre at 3 Loyang Way is a 177,000 sq ft data centre supported by a Tier III design. It features a robust power architecture that delivers 13.2 MW of critical IT capacity and provides customers with multi-rack, cage and private suite configurations ranging from 2kW to over 1.2 MW.
The data centre is 28 km from Digital Realty’s other data centre located at 29A International Business Park (29A IBP), and it is 11km from existing Payer Lebar and Serangoon data centre facilities. Both of these data centre facilities unravel a new strategy for active / active requirements in the city-state.
Digital Realty’s 3 Loyang Way data centre offers risk diversification and provides the same level of infrastructure quality, service and operational uptime customers have come to expect from Digital Realty
Digital Realty’s data centre is located in the Jurong East area of Singapore, at 29A International Business Park. The Singapore data centre features a robust power architecture and provides customers with multi-rack, cage and private suite configurations ranging from 2kW to over 1 MW.
Situated within the low risk International Business Park, 29A International Business Park is strategically located on the west side of Singapore, away from major data centres and colocation sites.