Issue 10 2023

Issue 10 2023, Acquisition International | 19 approach to responsible business operations. Furthermore, his decision to leverage IoT, machine learning, and automation accelerates the learning curve for human resources while providing technical education graduates with meaningful opportunities, reflecting his dedication to empowering the workforce and nurturing talent within the industry. “Toto’s recognition through awards like the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year has not only validated his leadership but also inspired the next generation of industry leaders. His journey serves as a beacon of inspiration for aspiring entrepreneurs and professionals.” Recently, Toto and the company were the proud recipients of yet another prestigious accolade which serves to highlight the firm’s exceptional operations and distinctive customers, as it was named Most Innovative Data Centre Provider 2023 – Southeast Asia in the AI Global Excellence Awards. Understandably delighted, the team will not rest on its laurels, and it appears that innovation is the name of the game at DCI with the company having set itself a specific set of goals to hit for the future. These include: further advancing its facilities to accommodate growing demands of AI; expansion of the firm’s sustainable data centres involving building more solar-powered facilities or exploring other renewable energy sources to reduce its carbon footprint; and expansion of DCI Platform to become one of the main data centre hubs in Southeast Asia, which can be achieved via further strengthening its position in Indonesia and potentially expanding its presence beyond Indonesia to serve more international clients. Contact Details Contact: Rifan Kalbuadi Company: PT. DCI Indonesia, Tbk Web Address: DCI Indonesia Awarded The Most Innovative Data Center Provider 2023 - Southeast Asia As the first Tier IV data centre in Southeast Asia, PT DCI Indonesia Tbk provides secure data centre infrastructure services, guaranteeing a 99.999% SLA colocation or only five minutes of downtime per year. As a carrier-neutral data centre operator, DCI is supported by 50+ network service providers and DCI Platform has seven data centres in three locations, these being Cibitung, Karawang, and Jakarta, with a total potential power capacity of up to 1,000 megawatts (MW). “Our core value is to provide a peace of mind to our customers,” explains DCI Indonesia’s VP of Market Development and Sales Strategy, Abieta Billy. “We do this by consistently delivering 99.999% SLA while meeting customers’ current and future expectations through our scalable data centre infrastructure, innovative technology and delivering the highest level of customer service.” Standing out from the crowd is something that DCI is known for and the firm’s USP is its distinctive customer service and operations excellence, made up of two key pillars, which are its team of experts and the implementation of automation and machine learning. DCI has also earned Southeast Asia’s first Tier IV Gold Award for its Operational Sustainability from Uptime Institute for its, assuring that its facilities are being operated to their optimal production levels. This is something that Billy tells us will continue to evolve with the company. “Automation and machine learning have been harnessed as an effective way to reduce human error in daily operations,” he elaborates. “The utilisation of this only enhances the company’s reliability and operational excellence.” Similarly, the leadership of Toto Sugiri as Chief Executive Officer has been instrumental in positioning DCI Indonesia as a pioneer and leader in Southeast Asia’s data centre industry. Toto’s visionary approach, strategic thinking, and commitment to excellence have played a pivotal role in achieving the company’s remarkable accomplishments. “Toto’s ability to envision and pursue groundbreaking initiatives, such as establishing Southeast Asia’s first Tier IV data centre, showcases his visionary leadership,” enthuses Billy. “His forward-thinking approach has enabled DCI to set new standards in operational excellence and industry innovation. His strategic decisions have allowed the company to gain the trust of key global companies as clients, such as the top global cloud players, financial institutions, and enterprises, and his willingness to embrace innovation, such as introducing automation and machine learning to optimise data centre operations, demonstrates his adaptability and openness to new technologies.” As well as this, Toto has a steadfast commitment to sustainable practices, exemplified by the establishment of the first solar-powered data centre in Indonesia, which reflects his environmental consciousness and forward-looking PT DCI Indonesia Tbk (DCI) is the leading data centre provider in Indonesia. With a strong customercentric ethos, and a thirst for innovation, the company has gone from strength-to-strength in recent years. VP of Market Development and Sales Strategy, Abieta Billy tells us more as the firm celebrates achieving the title of Most Innovative Data Center Provider 2023 – Southeast Asia. Aug23582