PLDT Group Launches Second VITRO Data Center In Mandaue Cebu!

PLDT, Leading Telco and digital services provider in the Philippines has opened its second VITRO Data center in Cebu through ePLDT and PLDT Enterprise.
The lobby!

The PHP 1B VITRO Data Center is located in Mandaue City that will serve the increasing data and ICT needs of more than 10,000 industrial and commercial businesses for the whole Cebu Province which is known for its shipping, furniture-making, tourism, business process outsourcing and heavy industries.

This new state-of-the-art facility is part of the PLDT Group’s nationwide effort to support local organizations and enterprises of all sizes – helping them store, manage and safeguard mission-critical data from cybersecurity threats and physical disasters, said PLDT Group EVP and Chief Revenue Officer and ePLDT President and CEO Eric R. Alberto.


The second data center that was built from the ground-up can carry up to a maximum of 800 racks which adds to ePLDT’s current 8,300 rack capacity. It carries the latest in globally competitive technologies, including finger-vein scanning features, CCTV cameras and 24/7 monitoring and surveillance systems.

The latest in global technology, according to PLDT
The latest in global technology, according to PLDT


The launch of our 10th VITRO Data Center is a milestone for us as we continue to fulfill our promise of enabling the business landscape of the Philippines. Ultimately, our vision has always been to lay the digital groundwork, so businesses can stay agile and competitive not just locally, but on an international level. Empowered enterprises make a solid foundation for a Philippines that’s ready to take on the future, said Alberto.


The VITRO Network of Data Centers are located in key cities like Makati, Pasig, Clark and Davao.

It was conceived to address the growing demand for collocation in the banking and finance industry, IT-BPM, content and media, retail and public sectors among a few examples. These 10 sites are interconnected via a software defined network that makes data centric services available across all facilities.

Author: Marshmallow

Marshmallow Android is BT Ireland’s Head of Sales for Republic of Ireland domestic multi-site companies, indigenous MNCs and public sector accounts. He is responsible for the direction and control of all sales activity in the region. He has over 10 years management experience from high growth start-ups to more established businesses. He’s led teams in Ireland, India and China across various industries (ICT, On-Line Recruitment, Corporate Training and International Education).

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