HONG KONG -- Pacnet, a leading provider of integrated technology solutions in the Asia-Pacific region, today officially opened its new data center in Tianjin, China (TJCS1) to address growing demand for data center and managed services in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region. The new facility provides Software-defined Networking (SDN) capability to give full network control to its customers to self-provision bandwidth on demand based on their business needs.
The facility is strategically located in the Gaocun Science & Technology Innovation Park of the Tianjin Wuqing District in China. Developedby Pacnet’s equity joint venture in China, Pacnet Business Solutions (PBS), and the Tianjin Wuqing government, TJCS1 is capable of hosting 2,000 racks. The opening of this Tianjin facility is instrumental in helping to establish Wuqing’s Gaocun Science & Technology Innovation Park as a leading technology hub in Northern China. Its launch parallels the objectives of recent government plans to integrate the Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei provinces into a single megalopolis, promoting China's economic restructuring and its consumption-driven and sustainable growth.