• The data center industry is evolving at a rapid pace. However, the business requirements including new data center migration, growing and expanding enterprises’ existing data centre, demand for an on-premise data centre facility  or collocation are significant challenges in data centre industry. In addition, enterprises have increased focus on automation, orchestration, and disaster recovery and business continuity in IT landscape. Today, the disruptive technologies including cloud computing, virtualization, shift towards collocation facilities and increased density are impacting data center industry. Organizations are utilizing cloud computing to turn the flood of data into actionable insight for increasing flexibility and lowering IT budgets. The emergence of collocation has become more cost-effective technology for enterprises to maintain their mission-critical infrastructure in a facility owned and operated by a collocation provider than building their own data centres. Additionally, data center virtualization technology covers virtualizing servers, networks, and storage that deliver server consolidation, CAPEX savings, IT agility, and improved management to the enterprises. Building, designing and maintaining data centre infrastructure and supporting services that is tailored specifically to the enterprises’ current and future business requirements, need strong expertise, fervent support and assistance. And finding a suitable partner who fits to their business ecosystem is an arduous task for enterprises. To aid enterprises in choosing most accommodating solutions and selecting staunch partner to resolve their data centre issues, CIOReview has come up with a list of “20 Most Promising Data center Solution Providers”. A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, industry analysts and CIOReview editorial team has scrutinized various companies before finalizing the Top 20 names.