Omicron exacerbates component supply chain constraints
The spreading Omicron variant leads to further delays, or cancellation of the rollout of IT projects, with firms forced to pay exorbitant prices for tech infrastructure.
Pics: Tour Africa Data Centres’ Midrand facility expansion
The cloud-neutral data centre provider completes the first phase of its Midrand-based data centre expansion, as it grows to meet skyrocketing demand.
Oracle takes step towards Joburg data centre construction
The global software giant sees Johannesburg as a lucrative region for its first African data centre, as it engages partners regarding construction plans.
Infinidat looks to attract client base across Africa
The data storage company leverages its channel partners to expand its presence and establish a customer base in the rest of Africa.
A new era of edge computing
From agriculture to mining, local governance, security, healthcare and retail, Lenovo’s Jim Holland is seeing a lot of interest in edge computing in SA.
IBM targets SOEs, enterprises with new Cloud Satellite
Instead of establishing a data centre region in Africa, IBM opts to trial the Cloud Satellite service, anticipating rapid adoption in South Africa.
SA data centres must pull the plug on non-renewable energy
Local data centre companies are increasingly shifting their focus to renewable energy, to improve overall efficiency and lower operational costs.
HPE brings multi-cloud data centre solution to South Africa
The multi-cloud data centre model is all about leveraging the cloud to define the customer experience, while underpinned by HPE’s GreenLake platform.
Africa Coast to Europe submarine cable lands at Teraco
The ACE subsea cable is now live and available for interconnection at three of Teraco’s data centres across South Africa.
The POPI Act and your contact centre
It's not too late to read and understand the rules around the Protection of Personal Information Act and how it applies to contact centres.
Building private networks with Ananda Networks
Ananda Networks is fully cloud-managed and implements an identity-defined perimeter, whereby members are defined based on their identities, rather than their IP addresses or network attributes.