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SUNeVision Received "2018 CAHK STAR Award - Innovative Data Centre: Gold Award"October 31, 2018
About CAHK STAR Award
SUNeVision has won the 2018 CAHK STAR Award - Innovative Data Centre: Gold Award. This award is given by Communications Association of Hong Kong (CAHK). CAHK is one of the most renowned associations for Hong Kong’s communications industry. This award is the highest honor in the Innovative Data Centre category. It was an encouraging recognition for our innovation on data centre facilities and services.
MEGA Connect - Extended Connectivity of MEGA-i
SUNeVision has long been a top player in the Hong Kong data centre market. Innovation is always our key to success. We introduced an industry leading Data Centre Interconnect (DCI) connectivity called MEGA Connect. MEGA Connect significantly extends the excellent connectivity of MEGA-i, the most network-dense carrier hotel in the region, to MEGA Plus and MEGA Two. As a result, customers can instantaneously enjoy a high performance interconnected data centre ecosystem.
MEGA Plus - Green Data Centre for the Cloud Age
MEGA Plus is built with eco-friendly technology. The two-tower facility achieves an impressive PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness). It was further certified with green building standards of LEED and BEAM Plus. The environmental-friendly and low-impact design of MEGA Plus minimizes our carbon footprint and promotes overall energy efficiency. MEGA Plus is well positioned to provide unparalleled capacity, power density and connectivity to meet the demanding requirements of technology leaders of today and the future. MEGA Plus is undoubtedly one of the most important local data centres designed for the cloud age. Together with our customers, our aspiration is to drive Hong Kong to be a data hub of the Asia Pacific region.
Leading the Market with Innovation
Our data centres are serving numerous global and local organizations. Our impressive clientele covers global investment banks, hundreds of global and local carriers and Internet service providers, as well as many of the world’s largest cloud service providers and hyperscale technology leaders. MEGA Plus, as a world-class data centre full of innovation, will further strengthen our leadership position.
SUNeVision Shared How to Address the Challenges in Peering World at Peering Asia 2.0October 24-25, 2018
Peeing Asia 2.0 was successfully held in Hong Kong on 24-25 Oct 2018. Mr. Mike Ng, Vice President, Product and Service Development of SUNeVision, was invited to speak on “Journey Stepping Toward Peering World and Cloud Gateway”. He illustrated how a highly network-dense and carrier-neutral data centre can help ISP and OTT service providers to address challenges they are facing in the journey to peering world and cloud gateway. At last, Mike concluded that an internet data centre ecosystem is the key to support enterprises to enter peering world and cloud gateway.
About Peering Asia
Peering Asia is an annual event aimed at promoting peering and interconnection in the Asia-Pacific region. This year, over three hundred peering and interconnection managers, internet exchange and data centre operators joined together. They connected, shared and exchanged latest news and technologies on peering and interconnection. SUNeVision was proud to be the Diamond sponsor. During the event, we showcased the advantages of our highly network-dense and carrier-neutral data centres.
SUNeVision Executive Reception at Sky100July 5, 2018
SUNeVision organized Executive Reception at Sky100 on 5 July 2018. It was a great turnout with over 70 customers and partners enjoyed the evening and amazing night view of Hong Kong at 393 metres above sea level together with our management team.
As the No.1 leading data centre provider in Hong Kong, we would continue to improve our services and offerings to meet customers’ growing demands. Let’s reach new heights together!
SUNeVision Received Platinum Award of the Charter on External Lighting June 28, 2018
SUNeVision received Platinum Award of the Charter on External Lighting launched by Environment Bureau (ENB) of Hong Kong SAR Government. The award ceremony was officiated by the Secretary for the Environment, Mr Wong Kam-sing on 28 June to commend organizations which complied with the switch-off requirement in the past year.
In regard to sustainable development, SUNeVision is environmentally responsible. Our significant investment in green data centre technology demonstrates our emphasis on green IT and energy efficiency. We believe that going greener can help our businesses improve efficiency. Besides signing up the Charter, we also attained ISO 14001 : 2015 certification for environmental management system (EMS) of our facility management services to contribute to the environment.
SUNeVision has been named the Best Data Centre Services Provider by renowned IT magazine Computerworld Hong Kong (CWHK) for 3 years in a row.
SUNeVision Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director Raymond Tong said "All my colleagues are extraordinarily excited to win this highly-regarded award again, which is resulted from voluntary public voting by CWHK readers, who are the key enterprise customers, IT guru and industry experts in Hong Kong."
As a prominent data centre industry leader, SUNeVision aims to build the most-wanted data centre infrastructure and to provide high quality value-added services to help boosting Hong Kong as the most important data technology hub in the region. We thank all our customers, partners, colleagues and important key stakeholders who’ve put trust on our knowledge and expertise. We strive to keep improving and reaching new heights!
Valuable Guests from CLP Visited MEGA PlusMay 18, 2018
Thanks to all the valuable guests from CLP who have visited our flagship data centre MEGA Plus today.
We are so glad to hear their compliments of our green and eco-friendly infrastructure, world-class facilities, energy-efficient water cooling system, the Integrated Operation Centre (IOC) and many other competitive advantages of this top-tier data centre. We strive to maintain our advantages for continuous improvements!
Viewpoint sharing at Data Centre World Expo 2018May 17, 2018
Our Head of Technology, Lewis Chan, was invited to join as panelist in the Data Centre World Conference 2018 conducted at HKCEC today. During the panel discussion, Lewis joined with other panelist to discuss the topic of “Protect Your Castle 2.0”. He shared his point of view on recent trend of active-active data centres and concept of availability zones to overcome the challenges in ensuring Business Continuity nowadays.
Data Centre World, Hong Kong is a co-organized event with Cloud Expo Asia, Cloud & Cyber Security Expo, Big Data World and Smart IoT Hong Kong. Over 10,000 International data centre & infrastructure experts will attend and be inspired by more than 250 prominent industry experts from 10 theatres during the two-day event.
SUNeVision participates in International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2018May 6-9, 2018
This is the second year for SUNeVision executives to participate ITW taking place in Chicago. Our branded VIP room was busily engaged by our SUNeVision team during the 4-day event to meet our existing / potential customers, partners, industry influencers who flew from different part of the world.
ITW creates an affordable and beneficial platform for the senior executives and decision makers of the global wholesale telecom industry to meet and conduct business. Every year the event attracted over 6,000 delegates to meet together and network. It is a fruitful event and we wish to see you again next year!
Stockholm MBA Students Visited MEGA PlusMarch 21, 2018
SUNeVision was invited by HKUST Business School to organize a tour visit at our flagship data centre MEGA Plus for a group of MBA students from Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) in Sweden. This tour visit is part of their 5-day Mainland Business Program which aims at providing opportunity for the students to meet and exchange knowledge and ideas with business leaders from various industries in Hong Kong and Shenzhen.
We were glad to share our insights of why Hong Kong is the APAC’s Data Hub and its recent data centre development with the Sweden MBA students. Thank you HKUST Business School for arranging this program!
Sponsoring Joint ICT Spring DinnerMarch 13, 2018
SUNeVision, was honoured to sponsor the Joint ICT Spring Dinner held on March 13, 2018 co-hosted by the Hong Kong Computer Society (HKCS) with Communications Associations of Hong Kong (CAHK), and HK Software Industry Association (HKSiA). Mr. Nicholas Yang, JP, Secretary for Innovation and Technology was the Guest of Honour for the dinner. SUNeVision team and our honorable guests mingled with over 400 Telco and ICT practitioners for a causal and joyous night.
Connectivity sharing at the HKNOG6.0March 2, 2018
SUNeVision is happy to be the Silver Sponsor for the HKNOG 6.0 Conference. HKNOG 6.0 Conference is a place for people who are involved in running network on Internet to meet and to exchange technical and operational knowledge and information. SUNeVision Team met attendees at our data centre solution booth, sharing our solutions and advantages as the most connected carrier neutral data centre service provider in Asia Pacific.
Mr. Mike Ng, Vice President of Business Development, was invited as speaker and talked to audience with the topic “Interconnection Behavior – Data Centre Connectivity” with good feedback from attendees.
To know more about our MEGA Connect with our free infopaper, click here for e-form.
CLP Eco TourFebruary 28, 2018
The recent "CLP Eco Tour" organized by the "Corporate Customer Experience" team of CLP Group was truly an eye-opening and unique event!
The full day tour included exclusive visit to "Castle Peak Power Station", "Black Point Power Station" and "Cathay Pacific Catering Services Limited". We saw the most advanced energy generating facilities, system and technologies which all designed for achieving efficiency, green and sustainable energy provision. Data centre infrastructure provider like SUNeVision used to be an important partner in the energy consumption and saving ecosystem. The best practices and new initiatives sharing with CLP will definitely help SUNeVision in planning greener and future-proof data centres.
Great job done by CLP team and thanks for inviting SUNeVision to such a great edutainment program!
MEGA Plus Proudly Presented to OGCIO of HKSAR GovernmentJanuary 26, 2018
It’s a sunny day when the VIP guests of OGCIO of HKSAR Government visited SUNeVision MEGA Plus. Our Head of Technology, Lewis Chan, gave an interactive sharing with our guests and guided them to check out MEGA Plus high-tier data centre infrastructures.
We are glad to hear the compliments of our guests from OGCIO about our energy-efficient water cooling system, the Integrated Operation Centre (IOC) with holistic view and centralized management of facilities, building and network, and many green and eco-friendly features to help raising the bar of data centre standards.
SUNeVision Main Board Listing Ceremony January 22, 2018
SUNeVision Holdings Ltd. has achieved an important milestone today! The Group has held Listing Ceremony at HKEX to commemorate the transfer of listing of SUNeVision Holdings Ltd. to Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited on 22 Jan, 2018. The listing of the Shares on the Main Board will be beneficial to the Group’s future growth and business development as well as its financial flexibility.
We would like to express our sincerest and deepest gratitude to all of you, especially our customers, for your continued confidence and support. SUNeVision will continue to differentiate ourselves with superior infrastructure and quality service.
Please refer to our company announcement for details
SUNeVision to be a Gold sponsor of the PTC’18January 21-24, 2018
Aloha! SUNeVision is proud to be the Gold sponsor for the second year in the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) annual conference taking place at Hawaii. This year, PTC celebrates its 40th Anniversary advocating its vision "Connecting Worlds". The four-day conference and connection platforms help SUNeVision reaching out to wider communities in promoting Hong Kong’s prime location as Asia data technology hub.
SUNeVision Team met our customers, friends and partners during the event, sharing the latest industry updates plus challenges and opportunities of 2018. We also organized the "Asia #1 Connectivity Hub T-Shirt campaign", attracting attendees to extend their creativity, upload their innovative photos to the social media and win an awesome prize during the event.
Look at our friends happy faces: https://lnkd.in/fZdSTHt
SUNeVision to be Sliver sponsor again in the AWS re:Invent 2017 Recap Hong KongJanuary 18, 2018
Hybrid Cloud deployment is already a "new normal". As the silver sponsor and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Technology Partner, SUNeVision showcased AWS Hybrid Cloud Solutions on our MEGA Campus during the full day event. The event has attracted over 600 IT professionals and architects. Our team shared with visitors how our AWS Direct Connect offers a secure, direct expressway to connect to the AWS cloud to reduce network costs, increase throughput, improve latency, enhance security, and provide a more consistent network experience than Internet-based connections.
To learn more about AWS Direct Connect, please click here.
Sponsoring Innothon 10km 2017 for the fourth yearOctober 22, 2017
Innothon 10km 2017 was successfully held on October 22, 2017 at Hong Kong Science Park. It is the fourth year SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage be the sponsor for this annual event. Our colleagues formed a team to run 10km and some colleagues enjoyed leisure 1km family run with their kids. Great to see everyone’s smiling faces after sweat and body stretch-out.
Jointly organized by Hong Kong Information Technology Joint Council and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, Innothon 10km 2017 aims at promoting health life to the public. This year, there were over 1,500 runners to competing for the champions.
SUNeVision hosted “MEGA Plus Xperience” CeremonyOctober 18, 2017
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, hosted “MEGA Plus Xperience” Ceremony on October 18, 2017. Our latest high-tier next generation data centre MEGA Plus now operates in full service. Near 100 guests including important Government officials and department representatives, customers, business partners and media gathered to celebrate the birth of Hong Kong’s newest next generation data centre, and toured the premises to experience the data centre’s innovative and eco-friendly features.
The ceremony was officiated by Mr. Nicholas W Yang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, HKSAR Government, Mr. Allen Fung, Vice Chairman and Non-Executive Director of SUNeVision, who is also Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Non-Property Portfolio Businesses of Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd., and Mr. Peter Yan, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of SUNeVision.
Mr. Yang congratulated SUNeVision on the successful completion of this state-of-the-art high-tier data centre built on the first greenfield site dedicated for data centre development. Mr. Yang further said that it is the most impressive facility he has even seen. "Last December, I joined the Topping Out Ceremony of MEGA Plus. Just in 10 months' time, the facility is now in full service. Look at the Hong Kong efficiency!" Mr. Yang added.
To review the speech by the Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Mr. Nicholas Yang, at our ceremony, please click here.
Thanks to all officiating guests, customers, partners and media who had joined this memorable event.
SUNeVision Wins Data Centre Services Provider AwardJune 23, 2017
iAdvantage’s holding company, SUNeVision, has been named the best Data Centre Services Provider by renowned IT magazine Computerworld Hong Kong (CWHK) for two years in a row.
SUNeVision Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer Peter Yan congratulated the 15th anniversary of the annual CWHK Hong Kong Award. “We are excited to win this prestige award for the second time in a row, which brings significant values to us due to its well-recognized 15 years of history.”
Computerworld Hong Kong Editor-in-Chief Sheila Lam said: ”SUNeVision was voted as the leading provider in the Data Centre Service Provider market by more than 600 Computerworld Hong Kong readers. It is a clear acknowledgement and recognition of SUNeVision’s service quality and technology excellence, which has ultimately delivered this award.”
Lunch Sharing Session Series March - June, 2017
Data centres have become an essential aspect for enterprises to accelerate their digital agenda. Therefore, SUNeVision, holding company of iAdvantage, partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and various industry associations to organize a series of lunch sharing sessions to share the knowledge of cyber risks, regulatory and security issues related to data centre operation and leasing, as well as how to initiate enterprises’ cloud journey to drive innovation and deliver business value fast with professionals from different industries.
- HKCS Luncheon “Essentials for a Cloud Transformation“ (June 29)
- HKMA June Lunch Meeting “Accelerate the Digital Agenda leverage Hybrid IT” (June 2)
- HKICPA Lunch Seminar “Data Centre: Lease, Regulation and Security” (May 23)
- HKGCC Roundtable luncheon “Data Centres: Lease, Regulatory and Security Issues” (March 13)
International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2017May 14-17, 2017
SUNeVision, holding company of iAdvantage, participated in ITW 2017 taking place in Chicago. As the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecoms industry, ITW 2017 attracted over 6,000 delegates to meet together and network. Our sales management team met many potential customers and partners from worldwide in a dedicated VIP room to discuss the latest development of MEGA-i and exciting new offerings of MEGA Two and MEGA Plus.
“Go-To-Cloud Consortium” Event SeriesJanuary - March, 2017
SUNeVision, holding company of iAdvantage, commits to enabling companies’ cloud adoption and migration a pleasure journey. Therefore, we join the Hong Kong’s First “Go-To-Cloud Consortium”. Being the only data centre provider in the consortium, we proactivly drive a series of AWS’s events to share hands-on experiences in moving workloads to AWS cloud platform and the best practices of cloud adoption to enjoy better flexibility, scalability.
- Cloud Tuesday Workshop (Mar 28)
- AWS Financial Services Cloud Symposium (Mar 23)
- Cloud Tuesday Workshop (Feb 28)
- AWS re:Invent 2016 Recap Hong Kong (Jan 19)
MEGA-i Ranked #1 Data Centre in Hong KongApril 28, 2017
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, is named a top data centre operator in Asia, and its MEGA-i facility is ranked number one in the Hong Kong market, according to Q1, 2017 Leaderboard of Cloudscene, the world's largest cloud directory.
The ranking of data centre operators is based on the combined score of data centre density, measured by total operated data centres, and connectivity, measured by the total number of PoPs. SUNeVision received second highest scores among the pool of service providers listed on Cloudscene in the whole Asia regions. SUNeVision’s MEGA-i data centre, with 193 service providers listed, is ranked as number one in the Hong Kong market amongst the 84 colocation data centres that operate in Hong Kong, according to the Leaderboard.
For more information about SUNeVision and MEGA-i listings on the Leaderboard:
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SUNeVision to be a Sliver sponsor of the AWS re:Invent 2016 Recap Hong KongJanuary 19, 2017
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, is proud to be a sliver sponsor of the AWS re:Invent 2016 Recap Hong Kong. Being Amazon Web Services (AWS) Technology Partner, SUNeVision showcased the benefits of using AWS Direct Connect in our data centres. With AWS Direct Connect, users can have a secure, direct expressway to connect to the AWS cloud to reduce network costs, increase throughput, improve latency, enhance security, and provide a more consistent network experience than Internet-based connections.
To learn more about AWS Direct Connect, please click here.
SUNeVision to be a Gold sponsor of the PTC’17January 15-18, 2017
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, is proud to be a Gold sponsor of the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) annual conference taking place at Hawaii. As Asia-Pacific’s premier telecommunications event, PTC’17: Changing Realities attracted attendees from around the globe.
SUNeVision organized a Traditional Chinese Celebration Party at PTC’17 on January 16, 2017. During the party, we updated all our peers about the latest developments concerning our existing data centres, including MEGA-i, and the new addition of MEGA Plus in 2017. These facilities provide sufficient capacity and scalability to support the future growth of local and international companies, and provide unparalleled connectivity as well as reliable and fully customized solutions, which will ultimately benefit businesses in Hong Kong and the Asia-Pacific region in the years to come.
SUNeVision MEGA Plus Topping out CeremonyDecember 8, 2016
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, announced the topping out of MEGA Plus, its latest high-tier data centre located in Tseung Kwan O. This ceremony was a key milestone event of SUNeVision to signify our group's commitment to drive the continued data centre development in Hong Kong.
The ceremony was officiated by Nicholas Yang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, HKSAR Government, Allen Fung, Executive Director of SHKP and Vice Chairman of SUNeVision and Peter Yan, Chief Executive Officer of SUNeVision. Over 100 guests and business partners gathered to witness the new chapter of data centre development in Hong Kong and the Asia Pacific Region.
To watch our ceremony video, please click here.
To review the speech by the Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Mr. Nicholas Yang, at our Ceremony, please click here.
SUNeVision Exhibits in Capacity Asia 2016December 6-7, 2016
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, is proud to be the exhibitor in Capacity Asia 2016. As the largest data centre service provider in the business hub of Asia – Hong Kong, we offer the best connectivity in town, enabling the 150+ national and international carriers in our facilities to take advantage of our 10,000+ cross-connects and gain access to the world through 9 submarine cables. The mature ecosystem in our data centres can help you save the cost of setting up extra PoPs and expensive upstream transit fees, giving you the resources to expand your business coverage to anywhere in the world.
During the exhibition, we showcased our technologies and services and attracted huge crowed of visitors who came from worldwide.
Sponsoring Innothon 10km 2016 for the third yearNovember 6, 2016
Innothon 10km 2016 was successfully held on November 6, 2016 at Hong Kong Science Park. It is the third year SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage be the Gold sponsor for this meaningful event. Our staff and families also participated in the 10km Individual and 1.6km Family Run races, and enjoyed a happy and sunny morning.
Innothon 10km 2016 was jointly organized by the Information Technology Joint Council and the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation. This year, over 1,500 runners took part in different races.
Speaking at the HKNOG3.0 September 9, 2016
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, sponsored the HKNOG (Hong Kong Network Operator’s Group) 3.0 conducted on September 9, 2016. HKNOG3.0 is a forum for key Internet builders in Hong Kong to learn from their peers and other leaders in the global Internet community. Mr. Mike Ng, Vice President of Business Development, was invited as speaker and talked to audience about the consideration criteria for Internet players in deploying their Cloud services.
Please contact us to know more about our MEGA Connect. Click here for e- form.
Winner of Data Centre Services Provider Award June 24, 2016
iAdvantage’s holding company, SUNeVision, has won a Data Centre Services Provider award given by renowned IT magazine Computerworld Hong Kong (CWHK).
Computerworld Hong Kong Editor-in-Chief Sheila Lam said: “We intended to identify the top technology vendors by giving our readers the opportunity to vote for products and services they view as the best in the market. That SUNeVision won the Data Centre Services Provider award shows that its high service quality is recognized by our readers.”
iAdvantage awarded Hong Kong’s Most Valuable Companies 2016April 27, 2016
Recognized by the Mediazone Group, iAdvantage received the Hong Kong’s Most Valuable Companies Award 2016 as “Best Data Centre of the Year” evaluated by an expert panel of judges.
Judges selected iAdvantage because of its recognized quality certifications, proven track record and contributions to customers for almost 20 years. The judges also praised iAdvantage for its specialization in data centre management and devotion to best business practices.
Sponsoring HKCS 45th Anniversary Gala Dinner November 25, 2015
SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, was honoured to sponsor the Hong Kong Computer Society 45th Anniversary Gala Dinner cum HKICC 2015 Conference Dinner, the prestige annual event for the IT industry. SUNeVision team and our honorable guests mingled with over 800 industry representatives for a joyous night.
Sponsoring Innothon 10km 2015 for the second year November 8, 2015
As the data centre leader in HK, SUNeVision, the holding company of iAdvantage, is proud to be the Gold Sponsor for the Innothon 10km 2015. It is the second year the company sponsoring this event. Staff and families also joined the 10km Individual and 1.6km Family Run races. It was a sunny morning full of joy, laughter and energetic atmosphere.
Jointly organized by the Information Technology Joint Council and the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, the Innothon 10km 2015 is an annual event promoting health message to IT practitioners and public. This year it attracted over 1,500 runners participating in different races.
iAdvantage supported Innothon 8KM Race 2014 promoting healthy life November 14, 2014
Organized by Hong Kong Information Technology Joint Council (ITJC), the Innothon 8KM Race 2014 was successfully held on November 8, 2014. The objective of the event was to promote the sport of athletics to the public. There were more than 650 runners competing for the champions. iAdvantage and its holding company, SUNeVision, not only as Gold Sponsor of the event but also invited staff from different departments to join the 8km race and 3 x 3km relay race.