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Leading Edge Data Centres puts AU$20 million towards Newcastle data centre campus


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Leading Edge Data Centres has announced it will be investing AU$19.6 million to build a Tier 3 1.5-megawatt data centre campus in Newcastle, New South Wales.

The campus will serve as the home to four 375-kilowatt facilities, which Leading Edge has touted will provide cloud services for local enterprises in the Newcastle and Hunter region, removing the reliance on metro-based data centres.

"Enhancing regional connectivity is of strategic importance to Australia's digital infrastructure upgrade. For booming regional areas like Newcastle and the Hunter, taking the compute capacity closer to the source ...


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