Canada Data Center Market - Investment Analysis & Growth Opportunities 2022-2027

Canada Data Center Market - Investment Analysis & Growth Opportunities 2022-2027

The report considers the present scenario of the Canada data center market and its market dynamics for the forecast period 2022−2027. It covers a detailed overview of several growth enablers, restraints, and trends in the market. The study includes the demand and supply aspects of the market.

Canadian data center market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.93%.


  • Canada has around 115 operational colocation data centers. The country has the presence of some global operators such as Cologix, Equinix, Digital Realty, and Vantage Data Centers, among others.
  • The COVID-19 impact and resultant remote working have led to increased data generation. In addition, the digitalization, deployment of 5G services, and adoption of cloud-based services have led to the demand for data centers in the country.
  • The country supports free cooling and has an abundance of renewable energy, which will attract investors to invest in the country. The trend of procuring renewable energy to power the facilities is expected to continue during the forecast period.
  • The government of Canada also offers tax incentives and supports the data center development. For instance, Amazon Web Services received over $260 million in subsidies for the data center development in the country over the last decade.
  • The rising adoption of cloud-based services is helping in the growth of retail and wholesale colocation services in the market. The market is witnessing increased demand for colocation spaces across existing and upcoming data centers.
  • The deployment of 5G networks will boost the digital economy of the region and will lead to higher demand for high-bandwidth networking infrastructure. The adoption of Software Defined Networking (SDN) is likely to increase.
The report segments data center investment by the following areas:

Segmentation by Infrastructure Type
  • IT Infrastructure
  • Electrical Infrastructure
  • Mechanical Infrastructure
  • General Construction
Segmentation by IT Infrastructure
  • Server
  • Storage Systems
  • Network Infrastructure
Segmentation by Electrical Infrastructure
  • UPS Systems
  • Generators
  • Transfer Switches and Switchgears
  • PDUs
  • Other Electrical Infrastructure
Segmentation by Mechanical Infrastructure
  • Cooling Systems
  • Rack Cabinets
  • Other Mechanical Infrastructure
Segmentation by Cooling Systems
  • CRAC & CRAH Units
  • Chillers
  • Cooling Towers, Condensers, and Dry Coolers
  • Economizers & Evaporative Coolers
  • Other Cooling Units
Segmentation by General Construction
  • Building Development
  • Installation and Commissioning Services
  • Building & Engineering Design
  • Physical Security
  • Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM)
Segmentation by Tier Segments
  • Tier I & Tier II
  • Tier III
  • Tier IV
Segmentation by Geography
  • Toronto
  • Montreal
  • Vancouver
  • Other Cities

The Canadian market is also witnessing investments from new entrants, such as Enovum Data Centers, QScale, STACK Infrastructure, and Eastlink, among others, that will further expand the data center market in Canada.

IT Infrastructure Providers
  • Arista Networks
  • Atos
  • Broadcom
  • Cisco Systems
  • Dell Technologies
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
  • Huawei Technologies
  • IBM
  • Juniper Networks
  • Lenovo
  • NetApp
  • Oracle
Construction Constructors & Sub-Contractors
  • Arup
  • Black & Veatch
  • Computer Room Services Corporation (CRSC)
  • DPR Construction
  • Ehvert
  • EllisDon
  • First Gulf
  • Karbon Engineering
  • PCL Construction
  • Salute Mission Critical
  • Turner Construction
  • Urbacon
  • WZMH Architects
Support Infrastructure Providers
  • ABB
  • Alfa Laval
  • Arctic Chiller Group
  • Caterpillar
  • Chatsworth Products
  • ClimateWorx
  • Cummins
  • CoolIT Systems
  • Dataprobe
  • Delta Electronics
  • Eaton
  • Generac Power Systems
  • Johnson Controls
  • KyotoCooling
  • Legrand
  • Mitsubishi Electric
  • Panduit
  • Piller Power Systems
  • Rittal
  • Rolls-Royce Power Systems
  • Schneider Electric
  • Siemens
  • Toshiba
  • Trane
  • Vertiv
Data Center Investors
  • AWS
  • Cologix
  • Compass Datacenters
  • Digital Realty
  • Equinix
  • eStruxture Data Centers
  • Google
  • Microsoft
  • Urbacon Data Centre Solutions
  • Vantage Data Centers
New Entrants
  • Enovum Data Centers
  • QScale
  • STACK Infrastructure
  • Eastlink
  • Intermarket Properties
  • Gatineau Data Hub (GDH)
  • Market size available in the investment, area, power capacity, and Canada colocation market revenue.
  • An assessment of the data center investment in Canada by colocation, hyperscale, and enterprise operators.
  • Data center investments in the area (square feet) and power capacity (MW) across cities.
  • A detailed study of the existing Canada data center market landscape, an in-depth industry analysis, and insightful predictions about the Canada data center market size during the forecast period.
  • Snapshot of existing and upcoming third-party data center facilities in Canada
  • Facilities Covered (Existing): 114
  • Facilities Identified (Upcoming): 09
  • Coverage: 21 Cities
  • Existing vs. Upcoming (Data Center Area)
  • Existing vs. Upcoming (IT Load Capacity)
  • Data center colocation market in Canada
  • Market Revenue & Forecast (2021-2027)
  • Retail vs. Wholesale Colocation Revenue Forecast (2021-2027)
  • Retail Colocation Pricing
  • Wholesale Colocation Pricing
  • The Canada data center market investments are classified into IT, power, cooling, and general construction services with sizing and forecast.
  • A comprehensive analysis of the latest trends, growth rate, potential opportunities, growth restraints, and prospects for the industry.
  • Business overview and product offerings of prominent IT infrastructure providers, construction contractors, support infrastructure providers, and investors operating in the industry.
  • A transparent research methodology and the analysis of the demand and supply aspect of the market.

Chapter 1 Existing & Upcoming Third-Party Data Centers In Canada
Historical Market Scenario
110+ Unique Data Center Properties
Data Center IT Load Capacity
Data Center White Floor Area Space
Existing Vs Upcoming Data Center Capacity by Cities
Cities Covered
Other Cities
Chapter 2 Investment Opportunities In Canada
Microeconomic and Macroeconomic factors for Canada Market
Data Center Investments
Investment by Area
Investment by Power Capacity
Chapter 3 Data Center Colocation Market In Canada
Colocation Services Market in Canada
Retail Colocation
Colocation Pricing (Quarter Rack, Half Rack, Full Rack) & Add-ons
Wholesale Colocation
Chapter 4 Market Dynamics
Market Drivers
Market Trends
Market Restraints
Chapter 5 Market Segmentation
IT Infrastructure Market Size & Forecast
Electrical Infrastructure Market Size & Forecast
Mechanical Infrastructure Market Size & Forecast
General Construction Services Market Size & Forecast
Chapter 6 Tier Standard Investment
Tier I & II
Tier III
Tier IV
Chapter 7 Key Market Participants
Other Cities
Chapter 8 Key Market Participants
IT Infrastructure Providers
Construction Contractors
Support Infrastructure Providers
Data Center Investors
Chapter 9 Appendix
Market Derivation
Quantitative Summary

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