NEW 22MW DATA CENTER PROJECT
Singapore-based data center provider Princeton Digital Group (PDG), has just announced its plans for a greenfield development in Jakarta, Indonesia, a part of its footprint expansion strategy to serve its customers’ needs in Indonesian digital economy.
Code named Jakarta Cibitung 2 (JC2), the new facility is plan to be a 22 MW data center and is being built within the same 19,550 square meter campus that houses PDG’s existing data center JC1 expanding the campus to 35 MW critical power.
“The Asia Pacific region is set to be the largest data center market in the world, and this announcement underscores our vision to be the market leader in this region. Over the last four years, through our unique three-pronged strategy of acquisitions, carve-outs and greenfield development, we’ve built a strong portfolio of data centers across key Asian markets such as China, Singapore, Indonesia, India and Japan. PDG has become a partner of choice for hyperscalers across multiple countries. PDG’s growth in Indonesia demonstrates our continued ability to expand rapidly in markets that matter to our customers,” said Rangu Salgame, Chairman and CEO of Princeton Digital Group.
According to PDG, the Jakarta data center colocation market is still developing and the sector is expected to keep growing – placing its expanded campus in a position to serve global cloud companies, domestic internet companies, and enterprises with scalability, connectivity, and reliability.
“Jakarta is an exciting market, Cibitung being the pre-eminent cloud cluster in the region. With the expanded campus, PDG has become a significant player in the Indonesian market. With the explosive economic growth and rapid digitalization by both government and private sectors in Indonesia, the market is core to PDG’s strategy,” said Stephanus Tumbelaka, Managing Director PGD Indonesia.
Since inception, PDG claims to have expanded it footprint across 5 countries with about 19 data centers with more expansion strategies in motion – one of which was the company securing $230M Funding, for its 1 billion USD expansion plan in China as announced in April.