DCD has today announced the finalists for the 5th DCD>Awards Asia Pacific. Launched to recognise the latest achievements and innovations in the complex, dynamic and increasingly critical datacenter industry in markets across the APAC region, DCD received entries from all over the region, showcasing the best examples of data center innovation in design, build and management.

DCD Awards Party

With 5 finalists shortlisted for each of the 6 open categories, as decided by an independent panel of judges, the final entry and judging round is set to begin on July 23.

The winners in each category will be announced on September 11 at an energising Awards Party accompanied by champagne and live music to close the first day of conference DCD>South East Asia on an upbeat note. The 2018 winners of the region’s Business Leader of the Year and the Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Industry (sponsored by Huawei Technologies) will also be announced.

Interested in attending the Awards Party? RSVP at [email protected]

Category 1: Living at the Edge

  • Chindata (Beijing) in collaboration with Huawei Technologies
  • GPX India
  • Kenmore Group in collaboration with Zellabox
  • Pulse Data Centre (FKG Group)
  • Rittal

Category 2: Smart Data Center Award

  • China Unicom Shandong in collaboration with Huawei Technologies
  • Digital Realty
  • Industrial and Commercial Bank of China in collaboration with Huawei Technologies
  • SK Telecom

Category 3: Energy Efficiency Improvers Award

  • Baidu
  • Huawei Technologies
  • Idea Cellular (Aditya Birla Group)
  • Netmagic (An NTT Commmunications Company)
  • ST Telemedia Global Data Centres

Category 4: Cloud Migration of the Year

  • China Life Insurance Company
  • DTDC Express
  • Netmagic (An NTT Commmunications Company)
  • Shanghai People’s Government in collaboration with Huawei Technologies
  • Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited

Category 5: Data Center Operations Team of the Year

  • AirTrunk
  • Baidu
  • China Life Insurance Company
  • ST Telemedia Global Data Centres India

Category 6: Design Team of the Year

  • AIMS Data Centre
  • China Mobile
  • Larsen & Toubro Constructions
  • Pulse Data Centre (FKG Group)