DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vantage Information Facilities, a number one world supplier of hyperscale knowledge middle campuses, and its lead investor, Digital Bridge Group, Inc., introduced at this time that they’ve accomplished the acquisition of PCCW Ltd.’s knowledge middle enterprise (PCCW DC). The acquisition expands Vantage’s knowledge middle platform to incorporate 100MW of current and enlargement capability throughout a number of services in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur and is a part of the corporate’s strategic enlargement into Asia Pacific beforehand introduced in September, which additionally included the acquisition of Agile Information Facilities.
Brian Groen joins Vantage as president, APAC from PCCW DC. Giles Proctor, who beforehand served as Vantage’s president, APAC is now chief working officer of Vantage’s Asia-Pacific enterprise.
“The closing of this second acquisition is a important piece to our speedy enlargement in key Asia-Pacific markets,” stated Sureel Choksi, president and CEO, Vantage Information Facilities. “We now have a complete of 23 campuses throughout 5 continents led by extremely skilled regional groups. I’m excited for Brian and Giles to associate collectively of their new roles to guide our APAC enterprise as we proceed to develop and scale to fulfill the rising demand of consumers globally.”
This milestone allows Vantage to supply knowledge middle companies in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur, two high-growth markets within the APAC area.
“Asia Pacific is a excessive development area with hyperscale, cloud and enterprise corporations who want a world digital infrastructure platform like ours on which to develop their companies,” stated Jon Mauck, senior managing director of DigitalBridge Funding Administration. “Vantage is now able to shortly grow to be a number one supplier in these markets and provide a superior product with excessive reliability, quick pace to market and a dedication to sustainability.”
At the moment, Vantage has a longtime and rising footprint in North America, EMEA and Asia Pacific. The corporate secured US$1.5 billion in incremental fairness from an investor group led by DigitalBridge Funding Administration, with participation from different current Vantage traders, to speed up its APAC enlargement.
“Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur are unparalleled connectivity hubs for corporations doing enterprise throughout Asia,” stated Groen. “Now we have a powerful gross sales pipeline with current services and several other greenfield developments underway to help our clients’ rising companies. In case you are a hyperscale firm, a cloud supplier or a big world enterprise, we will serve your wants in main enterprise facilities all through the area.”
Extra data on Vantage’s world campuses may be discovered at https://vantage-dc.com/data-center-locations/.
About Vantage Information Facilities
Vantage Information Facilities powers, cools, protects and connects the expertise of the world’s well-known hyperscalers, cloud suppliers and enormous enterprises. Growing and working throughout 5 continents in North America, EMEA and Asia Pacific, Vantage has developed knowledge middle design in progressive methods to ship dramatic good points in reliability, effectivity and sustainability in versatile environments that may scale as shortly because the market calls for.
For extra data, go to www.vantage-dc.com.
DigitalBridge Group, Inc. (NYSE: DBRG) is a number one world digital infrastructure REIT. With a heritage of over 25 years of investing in and working companies throughout the digital ecosystem together with cell towers, knowledge facilities, fiber, small cells and edge infrastructure, the DigitalBridge workforce manages a $35 billion portfolio of digital infrastructure belongings on behalf of its restricted companions and shareholders. DigitalBridge is headquartered in Boca Raton with key places of work in Los Angeles, New York, London and Singapore.
For extra data, go to www.digitalbridge.com.