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Scala Data Centers has taken another massive step towards a greener future by becoming the exclusive Sustainability Partner at International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2024.

Scala Data Centers is Leading the Way in Sustainable Data Solutions

Latin American data center powerhouse Scala Data Centers has taken another massive step towards a greener future by becoming the exclusive Sustainability Partner at International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2024. This partnership emphasizes Scala’s commitment to responsible business practices and highlights its innovative approach to data center solutions.

ITW is a global gathering for top executives in digital infrastructure, focusing on sustainability this year. Scala Data Centers, known for its sustainable practices, is proud to be the first Latin American data center firm to achieve carbon neutrality. Since kicking off operations in 2020, Scala has remained committed to responsible business practices and reducing the industry’s carbon footprint.

“Sustainability is at the core of Scala’s DNA. Our partnership with ITW underscores our dedication to sustainable data solutions and showcases our progress in this vital field.” — Christiana Weisshuhn, Senior Director of Communication and ESG Programs at Scala

Sustainable Data Management

Scala Data Centers has achieved remarkable milestones in the industry within just four years:

  • Expanding Reach: Operating eight sites with 17 more under development across key markets like Chile, Brazil, Mexico, and Colombia
  • Powering Growth: Boasting an operational IT capacity exceeding 70MW, with plans for an additional 900MW to cater to hyperscale customers
  • Investing in the Future: Committing over +US$10 billion in regional projects, including the Brazilian 450MW IT Tamboré campus, a significant data center hub in Latin America
  • Green Energy Commitment: Securing 2900GWh of green energy to power its data centers across LATAM

Social Impact and Innovation

In addition to its impressive infrastructure developments, Scala Data Centers is actively involved in fostering social impact and sustainability. The company operates on 100% renewable energy, maintains carbon neutrality, and supports community growth through scholarships for young engineers. For every 1 MW of energy traded, Scala provides opportunities for budding engineers, showcasing their commitment to nurturing the next generation of tech talent.

Scala is further driving innovation, focusing on establishing an AI-ready IT infrastructure to cater to the rising demand for AI workloads. By supporting technological advancement and contributing to the region’s economic growth, Scala continues redefining industry standards and paving the way for a connected future.

To learn more about Scala Data Centers, visit: www.scaladatacenters.com

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