The data centre is equipped with 31 physical and 81 virtual servers.
The VND66 billion (US$3.16 million) data centre is funded by the World Bank and deployed by FPT Corporation.
The data centre will provide dedicated hosting services to websites of municipal government agencies and public services for local residents. It is also a hub to connect the city’s local networks with networks of other Government agencies.
The centre is equipped with 31 physical and 81 virtual servers, currently hosting 19 websites, portals and email services.
Head of the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications said the launch of the centre is a significant step towards the realisation of e-government services by 2015.