Today, Ubisoft announced that there will be dedicated Australian servers when Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege releases. The datacentres will also be up and running for the closed beta which begins on September 25th.
Microsoft Australia’s Cloud & Enterprise lead Toby Bowers said,
“Ubisoft’s use of Microsoft Azure datacentres in Australia demonstrates Azure’s cross-platform capabilities and is great news for the gaming community who will enjoy the benefits of a locally hosted environment and support”.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege will be using the Microsoft Azure data-centres located in Australia to ensure players can enjoy an optimal online experience when the game is launched. “Local servers have been a priority from day one.”Said Ubisoft Australia MD Edward Fong.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege releases on December 1st for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.