Data centres are becoming as important a part of business operations as office, retail, and industrial assets. This trend is being driven by several factors including the increasingly digital world, IT development, and the importance enterprise IT strategy plays in business delivery.

CBRE Research estimates that Asia Pacific markets could easily absorb an additional 140 MW of data centre supply, equating to circa 2 to 4 million sq ft of additional real estate; putting them on par with existing U.S. and European levels. This volume would be required if current Asia IT practices and outsourcing trends increase to levels existing in other more mature economies.



From Niche Space To Mainstream Market: Writing The Next Chapter In The Asia Pacific Data Centre Evolution