Teraco pumps R4bn into Africa’s largest data centre project
The company starts the construction of a new hyperscale data centre, with 38MW of critical power load, in Ekurhuleni, east of Johannesburg.
Setback in Opera’s South African data centre plans
The company is delaying the launch of its data centre in South Africa because of the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Is cloud computing really a ‘pot of gold’ at the end of a rainbow?
Once the biggest perceived disadvantages are considered and negated, there is no denying that cloud computing is the way of the future.
DiData sheds more light on upcoming data centre launch
The data centre design is based on tier three standards, will be constructed in two phases, and will deliver a total of 6 000sqm of IT space and 12MW of IT load.
EXCLUSIVE: DiData to ‘imminently’ launch data centres in SA
The systems integrator, in partnership with its parent company NTT, is set to open data centres in Johannesburg.
AWS lights up Cape data centre region to rival Microsoft in SA
US-based tech giant Amazon Web Services has announced the opening of the AWS Africa (Cape Town) Region.
Data centre evolution – the time for automation is here
Today, the discussion around cloud and data centre strategy is tailored around automation, says Robert Graham, technical team lead at open source technology and services provider Obsidian Systems.
Move to cloud crucial for business response to COVID-19
Insurers that have been unable or unwilling to make the move to the cloud will struggle to effectively do business during the lockdown, says Lee Kuyper, COO at SilverBridge.