WHA Digital, through WHA Infonite Company Limited - a subsidiary of WHA Group, Thailand’s leader in fully-integrated Logistics, Industrial Estates, Utilities & Power and Digital Platform - has finalised a data center agreement with JasTel Network Company Limited (JasTel), a leading telecom network, service and internet provider in Thailand. JasTel is a subsidiary of Jasmine International Pcl (JAS).
WHA Infonite and JasTel have been long-time business partners, enjoying strong cooperation and support. Under this new agreement, starting in June, JasTel will use WHA’s Premium Data Centers (Tier III) for its system networks and rack colocation, representing 109 racks, to support its growing services to customers.
“We are very pleased to reinforce our long-time partnership with JasTel,” declared Mr. Kraitos Ongchaisak, Chief Executive Officer, WHA Infonite Co., Ltd. “Our Tier III premium data centers represent a trustworthy solution that meets JasTel’s requirements. In terms of safety, our data centers are equipped with their own generators, UPS, cooling and fire suppression systems. We also use renewable energy, in an effort to help protect the environment,” he explained.
“This agreement will enable us to expand our business further and to offer the latest technologies to our customers,” commented Mr. Subhoj Sunyabhisithkul, President of JasTel. “WHA Infonite’s data centers are operated with international standards to ensure business continuity at all times, a key element in our service offering to our local and international customers,” he added.
“In today’s digital era, and as shown by the Covid 19 crisis, we know that data is one of the most valuable resources for any business. Continuous and safe access to digital infrastructure is almost as important as access to electricity and other utilities. With this agreement, we are glad to contribute to JasTel’s business expansion through the use of WHA’s world-class data centers,” said Ms. Jareeporn Jarukornsakul, WHA Group Chairman and Group Chief Executive Officer.
WHA Digital provides various managed services and digital solutions to serve its logistics and industrial clients, including FTTx, Equipment Rental, IT Outsourcing, VMS-Video Management Service, Telephony with IP-PBX technology and Call Center, E-mail, Website, Firewall, Security and Storage, Backup system, Colocation and Access Control System. Customers can choose these services and solutions on a pay per use basis, according to their specific requirements.
In September 2019, WHA Digital enhanced its cloud business unit to answer the growing IT and data needs of its customers, including Back-up, Disaster Recovery (DR) and Data Storage. WHA has a dedicated team of experts trained for equipment maintenance and data center management to ensure the best services and solutions 24x7x365.
About WHA Group
WHA Corporation Pcl. (WHA Group) is Thailand’s leader in fully-integrated logistics and industrial facilities solutions. WHA’s operations consist of 4 business areas in Logistics, Industrial Development, Utilities & Power and Digital Platform with an integrated service offering that enables it to provide customers with turn-key solutions:
- Logistics – Customers can avail of built-to-suit factories, logistics facilities and distribution centers at all times. This innovative concept was pioneered in the market since 2003 by WHA Corporation Pcl., with more than 2.39 million sq.m. in leasable area under owned and managed assets at 20 strategic locations nationwide to date.
- Industrial Development – As a world-class industrial estate developer, WHA offers strong and efficient infrastructure, utilities, industrial clusters including automotive and petrochemical clusters, and comprehensive industrial services. Today, WHA Industrial Development Plc. has 11+ operating industrial estates, covering over 68,900 rai , mostly located in Rayong, Chonburi (in the EEC) and in Saraburi. The EEC Management Committee has designated 9 WHA IEs as special industrial zones for targeted industries, in line with WHA Group’s commitment to support the development of 10 target industries in the country. WHA is also developing an industrial estate overseas- WHA Industrial Zone - Nghe An, Vietnam.
- Utilities and Power – As the sole supplier of water and other utilities infrastructures, WHA Utilities and Power Plc. offers total security to industrial estate customers while enjoying strong partnerships with leading power operators. It supplies approximately 110 mm m3 of water per year and 559 operational equity MW.
- Digital Platform – In order to support its customers in their business intelligence operations, WHA Infonite Co., Ltd. actively provides comprehensive data solutions and platforms through its 4 data centers and FTTx covering 7 WHA Industrial Estates. The company has also acquired some shares in Supernap Thailand and continuously invests in digital infrastructure to serve leading multi-national and Thai companies.
Website: www.wha-group.com www.wha-digital.com