The latest Quarter 4 2018 update released by Host In Ireland shows Ireland’s attractiveness as a data hosting location is currently at its strongest, with 53 data centres in operation and a capital investment spend of over €1 billion in 2018.

The report drew on a recent industry update by Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) revealing that Dublin is now the leading destination for hosting facilities in Europe. With 25% market share of the European data market, the Dublin metro area surpassed London by 1%.

The Host In Ireland Quarter 4 2018 Report also revealed that: 16 new data halls became operational in 2018 with; 28 new data centre facilities currently in development (either under construction or with approved planning). Further €5 billion capital investment expected within 4 years

Download the Report here: Host in Ireland 2018 Q4 report