Why Africa Data Centres is plotting expansion now

Company is confident it will achieve its target to double its capacity and footprint in the next two years.

Africa Data Centres ignites datacentre space with US$500m investment

Company announces ten interconnected, cloud- and carrier neutral datacentres will be built across Africa.
26 Aug

Vodacom, XLink tap into AWS capability to deliver new services platform for Africa

Vodacom subsidiary, XLink says it connects Africa's banks with cloud-powered, secure transactional services and visibility.
25 Aug

AWS cloud upskilling initiative doubles global presence

The Amazon Web Services re/Start training programme now reaches 52 cities across 25 countries, including in some Sub-Saharan Africa nations.
24 Aug

First Distribution signs up OpenEye for Africa

OpenEye combines and analyses event data from videos, alarm systems, access control, sales transactions and Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
Aug 16, 2021

Cloud, collaboration and security top list of IT challenges in EMEAR

CIOs and IT decision makers (ITDMs) across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia (EMEAR) confirms top considerations for strategy going forward.
Aug 11, 2021

Absa taps into SAP to transform its Africa Finance business

Kenya first site for S/4 HANA implementation, launched on Amazon Web Service Hyperscaler - an African first for the businesses.
Aug 10, 2021

Google Cloud appoints former Oracle exec as SSA regional director

Niral Patel will be based in Johannesburg and is responsible for Sub-Saharan Africa’s sales strategy, operations.

IBM premier partner Obsidian taps into advanced Cloud Ecosystem

Obsidian Systems, a specialist in Open Source technology and cloud adoption, is perfectly positioned to leverage its partnership with IBM.
Aug 5, 2021

How to choose the right workstation for a hybrid workplace

Having to work wherever you happen to be has placed increased pressure on employee productivity and adaptability, says Axiz.
Aug 4, 2021

AWS, Sw7 partner to support African business

The cloud computing giant and the tech accelerator bring their resources together to support African businesses in their efforts to scale up their offerings.
Aug 3, 2021

SAP Africa announces new COO

Tracy Bolton mandated to expand company’s offering to new customers, drive cloud adoption.