Asia 2020: Digital down under

A powerful wave of investment has changed Australia’s landscape forever. Literally. New data centre builds have added to city skylines the digital masterpieces of the 21st century, fully charged to power the country’s multi-billion Dollar Digital Economy. João Marques Lima takes the trip to the land of natural wonders and finds out more.

Cisco is also pouring millions into expanding its cloud capabilities in Australia, Digital Realty has gone over $1bn in CAPEX for its Australian footprint, and recently launched AirTrunk has catapulted the nation into the hyperscale higher ranks with its latest funding round in August 2018 scoping more than $620m for further expansion.