Inc. announced center3 The leading digital regional center in providing hosting services and data centers in the Middle East and one of the subsidiaries of the Group stc, announced the expansion of its data center located in Riyadh with an additional capacity of 9.6 megawatts. Where the center was expanded with the best standards and readiness to host the data of major companies in the technical field. This expansion aims to improve and increase the capacity of its data hosting services center3 to its customers and promote the development of data centers in a way that contributes to strengthening the Kingdom’s position as a regional digital center that contributes to linking three continents, Asia, Africa and Europe.The expanded data center is characterized by the latest technology and distinguished infrastructure, as it was built to comply with the global standards of major technology companies. This expansion will also serve customers center3 It will enable them to deliver all their cloud and digital services faster and at a larger scale.The decision to expand this center comes as it is one of the company’s largest data centers center3 In Riyadh as part of a wave of expansions that included a number of data centers center3 The other is in the regions of Riyadh and Jeddah, and it is scheduled to complete the completion of its expansion works during the coming period. It also works center3 To establish completely new data centers in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam and other strategic locations around the Kingdom to enhance the spread of data centers and serve its customers more broadly, based on the company’s keenness to develop its data centers and provide various communication services (including site linking services) to meet the requirements and needs of its customers, as well These new expansions are characterized by best-in-class operational standards and are in line with world-class service levels and key performance indicators..Commenting on this step, the CEO of the company said center3 Eng. Fahad Al-Hajri: “This expansion is part of the data center expansion plan center3 Which aims to provide absorptive capacity for the data of its customers and achieve their requirements in the planned period of time, and this expansion reflects the company’s constant keenness to invest in the latest technologies and provide exceptional services to our customers, and this expansion will also enable center3 In order to meet the growing market demands and customer needs“..
He added, “Aspirecenter3 To increase the capacity of its data centers to four times its current capacity during the coming years inside and outside the Kingdom to maintain its position as the largest digital center in the region, which will contribute to the development and improvement of the efficiency of data centers in the region, and contribute to the localization of more digital applications in the Kingdom in a major step to support the march And digital transformation efforts in the Kingdom and the region, which in turn contributes to the growth of the economy and the creation of job opportunities“.
center3 It is one of the group companies stc It owns more than 25 data centers distributed in various cities of the Kingdom and is working on expanding it to raise its digital energy capacity to more than 300 megawatts during the coming years, as a continuation of the project it launched. stc As the largest data center project in the Middle East and North Africa region. Which comes in line with the group’s strategy stc “Dare”, which aims to find technical solutions that contribute to pushing towards digital transformation in the Kingdom and the region, thus contributing to the Kingdom becoming an attractive center for direct domestic and foreign investments, by providing the digital infrastructure that plays a pivotal role in achieving the goals of the Saudi vision. 2030.