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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

Chayora helping global corporates to access China with hyperscale data centre operations going Live in 2018

Just over half of the population of China is presently connected to the internet. This compares with most of the rest of the developed world where internet connectivity is typically more than 80 percent. Coupled with a population that is already four times the size of the US, and the Chinese government’s policy to get internet access to the vast majority of its people within the next Five Year Plan, it is easy to see China as a highly-attractive macro

Chayora breaks ground on first of two hyperscale data centre campuses in China

Chayora Breaks Ground on First of Two Hyperscale Data Centre Campuses in China HONG KONG, Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Chayora Limited, a Hong Kong-based data centre infrastructure company, announces today it has finalised agreements with the government of Beichen, Tianjin, to begin construction of the company’s first hyperscale data centre campus in China.  The 300MW, 32-hectare / 80-acre campus will serve the greater Beijing region that is home to more than 150 million

The rise of Chinese data centers

The rise of Chinese data centers By Oliver Jones, CEO Chayora According to the market research firm Technavio, the data center market in China is expected to witness exponential growth and will post an impressive CAGR of nearly 13 percent over the next four years. Moreover, the demand for public cloud storage is expected to grow, which will also fuel the expansion of the nation’s data center market. The Chinese telecommunications market, the largest in the world, is undergoing a rapid transition. With

The rise of the red dragon

A Look at the Data Center Industry in China By Oliver Jones, Co-Founder and CEO of Chayora According to the market research firm Technavio, the data center market in China is expected to witness exponential growth and will post an impressive CAGR of nearly 13% over the next four years. Moreover, the demand for public cloud storage is expected to grow, which will also fuel the expansion of the nation’s data center market. The Chinese telecommunications market, the largest in the world, is

Security Is opportunity in the APAC data center market

Security Is Opportunity in the APAC Data Center Market By Oliver Jones, Co-Founder and CEO of Chayora By Oliver Jones The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is home to one of the most competitive data center markets in the world. In fact, over the last decade, the APAC data center market has surpassed both the EMEA region and North America in overall growth. Driving this surge is the demand for connectivity and cloud computing services, both of which are fueling the region’s powerful e-commerce, social

Chayora to present on data centre opportunities in China at DCD Converged SE Asia in Singapore

Chayora to Unveil its Shanghai Data Centre Plans at Event Taking Place 14-15 September Hong Kong, 12 September 2016 — Chayora Limited, a Hong Kong-based data centre infrastructure company, announces today its participation in DCDConverged SE Asia, taking place 14-15 September 2016 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Singapore.  During the event, Chayora’s co-founder and Chief Executive Officer,  Oliver Jones, will give a presentation on the challenges and

China: the data centre industry’s deep well of growth and prosperity

China: The Data Centre Industry’s Deep Well of Growth and Prosperity By Oliver Jones, CEO Chayora There are two wonderful, ancient Chinese proverbs that aptly describe Chayora’s position in the data centre industry in China, which Technavio’s market research predicts will grow at a CAGR of approximately 13 percent over the next four years. The first proverb is, “Dig the well before you are thirsty.” The second is, “If you want one year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of

Standard Chartered Bank Principal Finance commits to US$73m investment in Chayora, a China data centre campus developer and operator

Hong Kong, 21 March 2016 – Standard Chartered Bank Principal Finance Real Estate (“SCB PFRE”), a unit of Standard Chartered PLC (LONDON: STAN), and Chayora Holdings Limited have reached agreement for SCB PFRE to become the lead institutional investor in Chayora, securing a strategic minority stake and providing equity funding for key Chayora’s data centre development projects. The agreement involves a direct equity stake of up to 19.5% in Chayora Holdings Limited and the introduction of additional substantial long-term equity for