HONG KONG, June 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – With growing customer demand and rising spending on cloud computing worldwide, Tencent Cloud, the cloud business of Tencent, announced today the launch of four new Internet Data Centers (IDCs) in Bangkok, Frankfurt, Hong Kong i Tokyo. The addition of new IDC sites Tencent Cloud operation in 27 regions and 66 availability zones worldwide, leading to the opening of the second availability zones (AZ2) in Bangkok, Frankfurt i Tokyo and the third (AZ3) a Hong Kong in order to address the growing business needs around the world.
According to data from Frost & Sullivan, 52% of organizations worldwide use cloud services as of 2020, and another 34% are expected to add cloud infrastructure in the next two years. The latest information from Gartner also indicates that global end-user spending on cloud utilities is expected to grow by 23.1% in 2021 to total 332.3 billion US dollars, from 270 billion US dollars by 2020, which would mean greater growth in the already growing cloud industry in which Tencent Cloud aims to thrive even more.
Poshu Yeung, Senior Vice President, Tencent Cloud International said: “The cloud industry is evolving and growing rapidly Tencent Cloud hopes to continue to demonstrate its commitment to providing customers with more diverse cloud products, as well as stronger backup and redundancy options. The launch of the new IDC a Bangkok, Frankfurt, Hong Kong i Tokyo at the same time, it is a significant development in our strategy to rapidly and efficiently expand our international portfolio. We are also planning to have 30% growth in terms of our IDCs worldwide by the end of this year. “
Following the rhythm Tencent Driven by Cloud to provide innovative, state-of-the-art technologies, the new IDCs are tier 3 design facilities and located in excellent network hub locations, providing high-quality, reliable BGP integrated with the main local and international networks. operators.
The launch of the new IDCs is the latest step forward in Tencent’s strong growth strategies in terms of global infrastructure. At the end of 2020, Tencent Cloud has opened its second availability zone in Korea, followed by the first IDC in Indonesia as well as the third availability zone in Singapore inside April 2021. The company will launch its second Indonesian IDC and the first in Bahrain at the end of the year.
Tencent Cloud is a secure, reliable, and high-performance cloud utility that integrates Tencent’s infrastructure building capabilities with the benefits of its huge user platform and ecosystem, which is constantly improving its rich range of global services to both the public and private sectors.
About Tencent Cloud
Tencent Cloud is Tencent’s cloud services brand, providing industry-leading cloud products and services to organizations and businesses around the world. Leveraging its robust data center infrastructures around the world, Tencent integrates cloud computing, big data analytics, AI, the Internet of Things, security, and other advanced technologies with smart business scenarios. At the same time, we provide a comprehensive smart enterprise solution for sectors such as finance, education, healthcare, retail, industry, transportation, energy and radio and television.
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