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The forecast in China is Cloudy and Connected

Developing Hyperscale Data Center Campuses to Serve the World’s Second Largest Economy Data Center POST Interview with Oliver Jones, CEO of Chayora   As the CEO and co-founder of Chayora, Oliver Jones is principally focused on overall team leadership and oversight of investor management as well as securing tenants and raising the external profile of the venture with key stakeholders. Chayora is a world-class infrastructure developer based in Hong Kong whose primary focus is building data center platforms in China, enabling multinational

A brief summary of the challenges of DC establishment in China

In terms of accessing the Chinese population for online services, the challenge is wholly different to any other major market. The national firewall is highly effective and means businesses wanting to participate in the huge and growing online markets of China have to have servers present inside the firewall operated strictly in accordance with MIIT regulations.  This contrasts with any other major country where servers can be anywhere and effective access is enabled across the open internet. Establishing such a presence

Chayora to speak at Datacloud Europe

Chayora to Speak at Datacloud Europe and Announces the Superstructure Launch Ceremony at Its Hyperscale Tianjin Data Centre Campus. Chayora, a Hong Kong-based data centre infrastructure company, announces today that its Chief Executive Officer, Oliver Jones, will speak at Datacloud Europe, taking place in Monaco. On Wednesday, 13 June 2018, Mr. Jones will participate in a panel discussion titled, “Focus on Asia: Exploring Infrastructure Development and Investment.” Asia is the fastest-growing data centre market globally.  As Mr. Jones will

The hyperscale DC challenge in China

The demands of the international and domestic cloud providers in China are setting new challenges for data centre and infrastructure providers.  China has frequently leapfrogged the international markets in technology development and today, the prospect of new standards, scale and approaches to data centre campus and cloud-park development is imminent. The exponential growth of data use and storage means both hyperscale hubs and associated edge sites to enable distribution of content will be needed and within the Chinese regulated sector, innovative

Chayora to speak at DWS Asia Investment Summit

Chayora, a Hong Kong-based data centre infrastructure company, announces today that its Chief Operating Officer, Jonathan Berney, will speak at the DWS Asia Investment Summit, taking place in Singapore. On Thursday, 17 May 2018, Mr. Berney will participate in a panel discussion titled, “One Belt, One Road:  Navigating New Opportunities” Panelists will provide agnostic thought leadership on what China’s Belt and Road Initiative means for investors, opportunities ahead for Infrastructure and Private

Chayora to speak at Data Centre World

Chayora, a Hong Kong-based data centre infrastructure company, announces today that its Chief Executive Officer, Oliver Jones, will speak at Data Centre World, taking place in Hong Kong. On Wednesday, 16 May 2018, Mr. Jones will deliver a presentation titled, “The Hyperscale DC Challenge in China,” which will explore how the demands of international and domestic cloud providers in China are setting new challenges for data centre and infrastructure providers.  Mr. Jones

Chayora to speak at ANREV China conference 2018

Chayora, a Hong Kong-based data centre infrastructure company, announces today that its Chief Operating Officer, Jonathan Berney, will speak at ANREV China Conference 2018, taking place in Shanghai. On Wednesday, 25 April 2018, Mr. Berney will participate in a panel discussion titled, “Data Centres.”  Panelists will examine how alternative real estate sectors not only offer value to investors, but also plug them into key trends such as the growth in Chinese consumption, the changing needs of its Millennial

Five reasons to establish a Data Centre in China

Most people are only too aware of the recent emergence of China as the second largest, and soon to be, largest national economy in the world. Based on 2016 figures, the gap between the United States and China is still significant, $18.6 trillion versus $11.2 trillion, according to the World Bank. However, China represents a huge market that cannot be ignored, a 14.9 percent share of the world economy compared to the United States’ 24.7 percent. Growth continued at just

Chayora to speak at Datacloud Asia 2018

Chayora, a Hong Kong-based data centre infrastructure company, announces today that its Chief Operating Officer, Jonathan Berney, will speak at Datacloud Asia 2018, taking place in Singapore. On Thursday, 22 March 2018, Mr. Berney will explore “Catching the China Digital Wave through International Data Centre Infrastructure in China,” followed by a panel discussion titled “Spotlight on: China,” alongside Yvonne Siew, Executive Director, Global Capital Markets, APAC, CBRE, and Tom Wong, Executive Director, OneAsia Network Ltd.  Panelists will discuss

Chayora providing scalable, prefabricated, flexible solutions for International Data Centre customers in China

The first of seven major data centre facilities on Chayora’s hyperscale Tianjin campus is due to be operational by the end of 2018, with remaining facilities coming online over the following 36 months to meet huge demand for scalable facilities that support Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei, the JingJinJi mega-metropolitan region. Chayora’s campus brings more than 300MW of available power and international standard infrastructure that will deliver world-class performance for its customers. The first facility is designed for full 2N resilience with dedicated power-feeds and