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    Top Asia Pacific Data Centre Markets

    Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo and Sydney are deemed the four most developed data centre markets in the Asia-Pacific region. With similar physical and economic background as well as geographical proximity to mainland China and SEA, Hong Kong and Singapore are often compared for their competitiveness in data centre market. 



    Multi-cloud and DevOps are constantly on the table in the new year predictions. What better way to kick start the new year than by identifying the 2019 cloud technology trends to move your business forward?


    The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge has got off to a good start, serving about 1.79 million passengers in the first month and was considered a major boost for China’s Greater Bay Area (GBA), an emerging industrial and technological hotbed.

    According to Ms. Carrie Lam’s first Policy Address, HKSAR Government will actively participate in taking forward the development of the Bay Area.


    The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been a headache to many businesses but it looks like it has been paying off for marketers who went the extra mile in working before the deadline comes. For those that were prepared to meet and exceed the GDPR standards have seen increased consumer trust, loyalty and engagement levels. Continue to read on Tech Wire Asia.

    What are the impacts on our IT ecosystem and your businesses operations? What can we do?


    Today, businesses of all sizes have workforces that span the globe and customers who expect superb service 24/7. Connectivity is no longer just a communications matter; it is to enable worker productivity and drive customer satisfaction. As the future of connectivity takes shape, it will create new demands on the suppliers of connectivity, the providers of related devices and services, and the ability of industries to use their innovations to gain competitive advantage.

    Addressing connectivity needs is the first step to securing our digital future, that’s where OUR connected community begins and grows...

  • Ahead of his session at Data Centre World Asia, held in Hong Kong this May, Sylvester Wong, Senior Director IT at Fresenius Medical Care (FMC), spoke to The Stack about the challenges of IT requirements in healthcare, and his expectations for the industry in the future.
  • On The Edge

    20 Apr 2018 John Bensalhia

    Oliver Jones, CEO, Chayora Ltd, talks to John Bensalhia about the current trends, benefits and future of Edge computing.

  • CloserStill Media has announced the arrival of the industry-leading eCommerce Expo brand into Asia, with the debut event launching at Singapore's Marina Bay Sands on October 10 - 11 2018.
  • (London, February 22nd, 2018): The Sunday Times has ranked CloserStill Media Group in the Top 100 Best Companies To Work For 2018

    At last night’s prestigious award ceremony, CloserStill was officially awarded top 100 companies, as well as receiving a special accolade for outstanding workplace engagement. They represent the only exhibition company in last 10 years to receive an award.

  • UK industry events ad:tech London and Technology for Marketing (TFM) have joined forces to form the country’s largest marketplace for advertising and marketing technology at Olympia, London on 26-27 September.

  • Monday 6th November, Singapore - Embarking on a three-year strategic collaboration with the Singapore infocomm Technology Federation (SiTF), CloserStill Media, organiser of the world's leading business technology event series, has been selected to produce and host CloudAsia.
  • CloserStill Media has today announced that they are acquiring Technology For Marketing (TFM), eCommerce Expo, the Care Show and Top 50 Companies from UBM.

    CloserStill Media is partnering with Graeme Howe and Justin Opie to run the technology portfolio of TFM, eCommerce Expo and the Top 50.

  • London, 15 June, 2017 - The Sunday Times has ranked CloserStill Media Group ( in the top 100 fastest growing exporting companies in its annual International Track 200 (
  • Hong Kong, 31 May 2017 - Over 8,000 international attendees packed the two-day event Cloud Expo Asia and Data Centre World, Hong Kong 2017 which took place at HKCEC on the 24th and 25th May despite the black rainstorm on the first day. In its second year in the North Asia market, the event brought together an impressive line-up of over 250 world-class speakers and an innovative, multi-faceted vendor community.
  • Hong Kong, 24 May 2017 - Despite of severe weather warnings, international delegates flooded to Hong Kong's HKCEC earlier today as Cloud Expo Asia and Data Centre World, Hong Kong 2017 opened the doors for its second year. The event stack was back with a vengeance, with an inspiring line-up of over 250 leading industry speakers and an exhibition hall full to the brim with cutting-edge solutions and products.

  • Multi-award winning global event series, Cloud Expo Asia and Data Centre World, returns to Hong Kong for the highly-anticipated 2017 instalment, introducing hundreds of cutting-edge cloud and data centre solutions and launch event, Smart IoT Hong Kong.
  • Cloud Clarity

    19 May 2017

    Microsoft Hong Kong's Cloud and Enterprise Product Marketing Manager, Gilman Yu talks to John Bensalhia about the benefits, trends and roads ahead for cloud adoption...

  • Focal Point

    12 May 2017

    Today's data centres see Software Defined Infrastructure as a central element. Discussing this in detail at Data Centre World Asia Hong Kong 2017 is Paul Weber, Vice President of Engineering, Rahi Systems, who spoke to John Bensalhia...

    Pullout quote: “As compute/storage/networking resources are pooled, deploying micro-services instead of fully-fledged VMs provides the resource usage to be more efficient than in a classical monolithic approach.”

  • High Demand

    12 May 2017

    Talking about the future of data centres at this year's DCW Asia Hong Kong is Wui-Kiat Wong. Here, he tells John Bensalhia of the growth and plans for data centres in 2017...

    Pullout quote: "There is more awareness by the public of what the cloud is and how data centres play a crucial part in its existence."

  • Data Driven

    02 May 2017

    John Bensalhia talks to Gregory Ratcliff, Director, Lifecycle Management at Vertiv, ahead of his sessions at Data Centre World, Hong Kong 2017

  • The Panduit Portfolio

    26 Apr 2017

    Jose Castro talks to John Bensalhia about Panduit's products and future prospects for the rest of the year as well as his forthcoming appearance at Data Centre World Asia Hong Kong 2017

    Pullout quote: "Because of the exciting advances in optical media and transceivers, today’s IT managers face multiple options on how to deploy their optical networks. All these options have an impact on cost, latency, speed, energy efficiency, and reliability."

  • Talking Trends

    24 Apr 2017

    Jabez Tan, Research Director, Data Centre Market Intelligence at Structure Research will discuss the future and trends of global data centre colocation at Data Centre World Asia Hong Kong 2017. John Bensalhia reports

  • Taking Flight

    11 Apr 2017

    John Bensalhia talks to General Manager of Intel® Data Centre Manager (DCM) Solutions, Jeff Klaus about the possibilities, developments and environmental advancements flying high in data centres...

  • Adding Value

    06 Apr 2017 Harmail Chatha

    Harmail Chatha, Groupon's Global Data Enterprise Data Centre Operations & Architecture talks to John Bensalhia about the knowledge, benefits and future scenarios connected with data centres...