Investing in the digital economy

Legal & General Capital has taken one of its first steps into digital infrastructure investment with Kao Data.

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Data centres might not sound mission critical, but without them the UK’s economy would grind to a halt. They form the foundational infrastructure of the IT systems that support businesses and consumers use of technology today.

“There are tens of thousands of these buildings around the globe connected with fibre and we all rely upon them on a day to day, minute by minute basis, whether we are using consumer platforms such as Facebook, doing online banking or conducting genomic research on supercomputers. Those systems all reside within a data centre.

The company provides enterprise, cloud, HPC and AI customers with the environment and physical facilities for their ‘compute & storage’, which essentially means their processing power and storing its output.

Read the full press release here