HERNDON, Va. & HONG KONG, China, December 20, 2021– EdgeConneX®, the pioneer in global Hyperlocal to Hyperscale Data Center Solutions, announced in 2021 that it has made a strategic investment in Chayora, a leading data center provider in China. The partnership with Chayora provides EdgeConneX with data center offerings in Beijing and Shanghai, two of the largest markets in China, along with the ability to scale out Chayora’s platform to other major markets throughout mainland China. The EdgeConneX global footprint spanning 50 markets across four continents, combined with Chayora’s data center offerings in China, provides a worldwide platform for data center customers requiring either hyperlocal edge capacity that is highly proximate to their end users or hyperscale capacity built to suit customers’ unique specifications.
China represents a key market for global digital infrastructure users, and the country’s data centre segment is set to triple in size by 2025. In 2021, EdgeConneX entered into a new partnership with one of China’s leading data centre providers, Chayora since we announced a strategic investment in the company last December. Through Chayora’s data centre offerings in Beijing and Shanghai, EdgeConneX customers have an ideal data centre partner that can support their digital infrastructure needs in China.
In the article below, Oliver Jones, CEO Chayora, speaks with Kelvin Fong from EdgeConneX about the relationship and opportunity for this partnership.