first_imgDCI Data Centers to open A$400m data centre AustradeDCI Data Centers is set to open its third data centre in Australia after securing approval to build a new 36 MW facility in Sydney.The A$400 million facility, named SYD02, will be a purpose-built project with physical security and Tier III resilience. It is specifically designed for public and private hyperscale cloud, content and managed services providers.The new facility is located next to DCI’s first data centre, close to Sydney’s key data centres and connectivity hubs, enabling direct and low latency access to the city. It will utilise new cooling technologies and higher average power densities.‘The team are delighted to have secured this approval which will be a crucial part of our three-stage strategy for this key site,’ says Malcolm Roe, DCI’s Chief Executive Officer.‘We are also very excited to be leading the industry in delivering new cooling technologies to significantly enhance our power utilisation effectiveness and minimising our impact on the environment.’The SYD02 data centre is expected to be operational in the fourth quarter of 2022. Its construction and ongoing operational management is expected to create employment for the local community.DCI Data Centers owns and operates data centres from the core to the edge. Its customers range from cloud and managed service providers to government, defence and enterprises. The company has a third data centre in Adelaide, in addition to the two facilities in Sydney.DCI Data Centers is a fully owned portfolio company of Brookfield Asset Management, a global alternative asset manager with approximately $550 billion in assets under management. /Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here. Why?Well, unlike many news organisations, we have no sponsors, no corporate or ideological interests. We don’t put up a paywall – we believe in free access to information of public interest. Media ownership in Australia is one of the most concentrated in the world (Learn more). Since the trend of consolidation is and has historically been upward, fewer and fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media in our country. According to independent assessment, about 98% of the media sector is held by three conglomerates. This tendency is not only totally unacceptable, but also to a degree frightening). Learn more hereWe endeavour to provide the community with real-time access to true unfiltered news firsthand from primary sources. It is a bumpy road with all sorties of difficulties. We can only achieve this goal together. Our website is open to any citizen journalists and organizations who want to contribute, publish high-quality insights or send media releases to improve public access to impartial information. You and we have the right to know, learn, read, hear what and how we deem appropriate.Your support is greatly appreciated. All donations are kept completely private and confidential.Thank you in advance!Tags:Adelaide, asset management, Austrade, Australia, Cloud, community, data centre, employment, environment, Government, Impact, industry, project, purpose-built, resilience, security, Sydneylast_img