Akbank recently laid the foundation for the Akbank Data and Living Centre project. The centre, which will be built with an investment of $250 million dollars, stands out as the largest investment ever made by Akbank and will include a high-tech operation centre and social facilities.
The project, located in Akbank's banking centre complex in Gebze Şekerpınar (60km away from Istanbul), will be completed and put into service in 2019.
The complex consisting of Akbank Data Centre and Akbank Living Centre will provide social services to 3,000 Akbank employees, will form the heart of all technological infrastructure of Akbank and will be built in 75 thousand 486 square meters area.
RED is providing data centre consultancy services in relation to this project involving technical management, site inspections, testing and commissioning as well as Uptime certification and operations scenarios.