Welcome to Singapore, Open Telekom Cloud! A new chapter for the public cloud market has begun as T-Systems with Open Telekom Cloud expands into Asia. In May 2017, Open Telekom Cloud started operating from the T-Systems Data Centre in Singapore and currently serves the market throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
Gartner estimates that the value of public cloud services in the APAC market will reach US$12.4bn by 2019, having reached the already significant level of US$8.1bn in 2016: an impressive growth rate from an equally impressive starting point. The analysts from Gartner are not the only ones to take this view; in 2016 IDC recorded a growth rate of over 40 per cent in the public cloud market in Asia, confirming the fact that Asian market for cloud services is booming.