ZTE Corporation has won Data Center Construction Team of the Year award at DCD (DataCenterDynamics) Asia Pacific Awards 2019 Ceremony held in Singapore on September 19.
ZTE has been been awarded due to their outstanding performance in the construction of the first Tier IV National Data Center (NDC) in the country. This national data center (NDC) is located at the Kaliakoir high-tech park in Gazipur.
The Bangladesh NDC is the first national data center that received both the UPTIME Tier IV design certification and facility certification in the country and is also the first data center in South Asia that got UPTIME Tier IV facility certification.
In addition, the data center passed all the test items of the Uptime Tier IV construction certification, thereby being highly appraised by the Uptime Institute.
During the construction of the data center, ZTE construction team had overcome a series of external and internal challenges including inconvenient transportation, unstable power supply, bad weather etc.
Since 2016, ZTE has received DCD awards for four consecutive years, including the Modular Deployment Award and the Internet Data Center Award in 2016, the Excellence in Data Center Operations award in 2017 and the Design Team of the Year award in 2018. These awards cover the full life cycle of a data center, from design, construction, to operation and maintenance, fully demonstrating ZTE’s end-to-end strength in the data center field.
By means of a powerful data center product team of more than 1,500 R&D engineers and technical experts, ZTE has deployed more than 260 projects worldwide, with the strength in design and construction of Uptime Tier IV, the highest level in the industry.
Vincent Liu, CEO of ZTE Corporation Bangladesh Limited expressed his gratitude to Bangladesh government for giving them the opportunity to be a part of building Digital Bangladesh.