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Africa Data Centres in deal to secure 10MW renewable energy

The company appoints Distributed Power Technologies to provide renewable energy and storage solutions for its data centres across South Africa.


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.


Lost decade curtails SA’s digital economy ambitions

SA is 10 years behind global counterparts in the implementation of tech that could contribute to its digital economy, says minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni.


Africa Data Centres pumps billions into SA facilities

The carrier-neutral data centre provider invests R4 billion in its Johannesburg data centre expansion, and outlines plans to build a fourth location in SA.


Africa Data Centres to open two more facilities in Nairobi

The investment of more than $200m will double Kenya’s data centre capacity and promote the country as a key digital hub.


Econet creates integrated tech firm Cassava

Cassava Technologies operates the largest independent Pan-African terrestrial fibre broadband network, covering over 300 towns and cities across Africa.


Africa Data Centres unveils its latest world-class data centre at Midrand Campus in Johannesburg, SA

The new data centre is part of the company's response to the demand for data centres as businesses across the continent accelerate their digital transformation journeys.

Jun 30, 2021

Data centres to drive African economic growth

Africa has 15% of the world’s population and only 1% of its data centres, according to Africa Data Centres' CEO.


Pandemic drives new focus on carrier neutral data centres

Africa Data Centres is hosting a webinar on the future of data centres in Africa, on 23 June.


Power-hungry digitalisation: How to feed its demand sustainably

The immediate benefits of digitalisation are so breath-taking that we rarely stop to consider its longer-term impact − an unsustainable dependency on fossil fuels.

Apr 20, 2021

Building a foundation on a carrier-neutral data environment

A carrier-neutral data centre allows all connectivity providers to service their clients and connect to each other on an equal footing.


Building on international knowledge critical for data centre growth in Africa

The requirements of data centre customers in Africa are driving the need for a combination of local insights and skills combined with international experience, says Africa Data Centres CEO Stephane Duproz.

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