By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah
SINGAPORE, Jan 14 (Bernama) -- Pacnet, a leading provider of integrated network and technology solutions in Asia-Pacific, today officially opened CloudSpace II (SGCS2), the first data centre design in Singapore to be recognised with Uptime Institute's Tier Certification of Design Documents.
The US$90 million facility is one of Pacnet's flagship data centres built to help meet the rapidly growing demand for interconnected, advanced data and managed services in the Asia-Pacific region.
Leading multinational companies and local enterprises such as Acclivis Technologies and Solutions (Acclivis) have already committed to deploying in SGCS2 to expand their business.
The eight-storey, 155,000-sq ft standalone facility, strategically located in Paya Lebar, was built to Tier III criteria and received certification of the design documents by Uptime Institute on Dec 4, 2013.
The facility is also designed in accordance with the BCA Green Mark scheme - the equivalent to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification by the US Green Building Council.....