In-depth Analysis and Data-driven Insights on the Impact of COVID-19 Included in this Hong Kong Data Center Market Report

Hong Kong data center market size to grow at a CAGR of over 1.5% during the period 2020?2025

Equinix, Global Switch, CITIC Telecom International Holdings, AirTrunk Operating, and China Unicom are some of the prominent investors in the market. Over 75% of business enterprises in Hong Kong are adopting cloud services. Private cloud companies & services are expected to witness growth of over 20% during the forecast period. The hybrid infrastructure services likely to register a CAGR of over 25% during the period 2019–2025. Hybrid cloud services are gaining traction as enterprises use private and public cloud services to improve information sharing and increase data management efficiency. In 2019, 24% of large businesses in the country have implemented Big data technology. Financial service providers are using big data and AI technology to predict risks in investment, manage portfolios, and detect fraud. Amazon Web services is expected to colocate the space in the region, similar to other providers operating in the region. The region will witness increase in wholesale colocation by cloud service providers that are offering services in Hong Kong and China. These providers are also the major contributors to the revenue. Hong Kong is majorly likely to witness an Increase in data center investments. The region is also witnessing the deployment of 5G technology, which is likely to increase the count of connected devices in the country.

COVID-19 had a moderate impact on the Hong Kong data center market growth. This might lead to a slowdown in the delivery of the construction project. In terms of infrastructure, the market is likely to witness supply chain issues, as many vendors are dependent on mainland China. The projects that were scheduled to open 2020, might get affected to a considerable extent.

The report considers the present scenario of the data center market in Hong Kong and its market dynamics for the forecast period 2020?2025. It covers a detailed overview of several growth enablers, restraints, and trends in the market. The study includes the demand and supply aspect of the data center market.


  • An assessment of the data center investment in the market by colocation, hyperscale, and enterprise operators
  • Exhaustive insights of the impact of the COVID-19 on the data center market in Hong Kong
  • Investments in terms of area (square feet) and power capacity (MW) in the country
  • Data center colocation market in Hong Kong
  • Retail & wholesale colocation pricing in Hong Kong
  • A detailed study of the existing market landscape, an in-depth industry analysis. Insightful predictions about the Hong Kong data center market share and size during the forecast period
  • Classification of the Hong Kong data center market into multiple segments and sub-segments with sizing and forecast
  • Analysis of the latest trends, potential opportunities, and growth restraints, and future prospects of the data center market
  • Strong presence of prominent investors, construction contractors, and infrastructure vendors
  • A transparent market research methodology and the analysis of the demand and supply aspect of the market


  • The increasing hyperscale cloud data center investment from cloud service providers in the market will increase the revenue of the ODM server market.
  • Blade type servers are the most popular in the region.
  • The usage of lithium-ion batteries is expected to significantly increase during the forecast period as their price will continue to decline during the forecast period.
  • The adoption of DRUPS systems is low than stand-alone diesel generators in the Hong Kong region.
  • The adoption of 42U, 45U, 47U, and 48U rack units will increase among data center investors in the country.
  • Hong Kong region is likely to have more brownfield deployments due to space shortage in the country.
  • Infrastructure level monitoring is likely to increase compared to end-to-end facility management.

This report offers a detailed analysis of the Hong Kong data center investments in terms of infrastructure and geography. It discusses sizing and estimation for different segments with respect to the investment in data centers. The segmentation includes:

By Infrastructure Type

  • IT Infrastructure
  • Electrical Infrastructure
  • Mechanical Infrastructure

By IT Infrastructure

  • Server
  • Storage
  • Network

By Electrical Infrastructure

  • UPS
  • Generators
  • Transfer Switches and Switchgears
  • Other Electrical Infrastructure

By Mechanical Infrastructure

  • Cooling Systems
  • CRAC & CRAH Units
  • Chiller Units
  • Cooling Towers & Dry Coolers
  • Other Units
  • Racks
  • Other Mechanical Infrastructure

By General Construction

  • Building Development
  • Installation & Commissioning Services
  • Building Design
  • Physical Security
  • DCIM

By Tier Segments

  • Tier I & Tier II
  • Tier III
  • Tier IV

Key Market Participants

IT Infrastructure Providers

  • Inspur
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Dell Technologies
  • Cisco
  • NetApp
  • Huawei
  • Fujitsu
  • Quanta Computer
  • IBM
  • Lenovo

Construction Service Providers

  • Aurecon Group
  • BYME Engineering (HK) Ltd
  • DSCO Group
  • Shinryo
  • Chung Hing Engineers Ltd
  • ISG
  • Cundall
  • Faithful+Gould
  • Arup

Support Infrastructure Providers

  • ABB
  • Caterpillar
  • Cummins
  • Eaton
  • Legrand
  • Schneider Electric
  • Vertiv
  • Rittal
  • MTU Onsite Energy
  • Mitsubishi Electric
  • Airsys
  • Fuji Electric

Data Center Investors

  • Equinix
  • Global Switch
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited
  • AirTrunk Operating Pvt Ltd
  • China Unicom

Target Audience:

  • Datacenter Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT)
  • Datacenter Construction Contractors
  • Datacenter Infrastructure Providers
  • New Entrants
  • Consultants/Consultancies/Advisory Firms
  • Corporate and Governments Agencies


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