Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Data Centres industry has grown steadily over the past five years, underpinned by the increasing prominence of cloud computing. Still in its infancy, cloud computing is driven by the internet and all things internet-enabled. The adoption of a cloud computing model is used to achieve economies of scale, enhance information sharing speed and develop new services. Industry revenue is forecast to increase by an annualised 6.2% in the five years through 2013-14, to reach $475.4 million. This includes forecast growth of 5.0% in 2013-14.
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Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The distribution of industry establishments and revenue focuses on regions that are characterised by high levels of economic and public sector activity, and as such, there is a focus on south-eastern Australia. Most major international companies have headquarters in Sydney; therefore, many of them house the hub of their online and computing operations there also. Brand awareness is an important industry factor, which results in industry participants looking to locate themselves in prime real estate locations that are close to major clients... purchase to read more