Africa Data Centres to power facilities in SA with solar energy

DPA SA will supply 12MW of renewable solar energy to ADC facilities, partly from the solar farm it is developing near Bloemfontein.
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New demands for data centres in Africa, Teraco, ADC respond

Companies are being urged to take a ‘holistic view’ of the energy consumed by data centres, and ‘how to get a grip on it’.
Nov 2, 2022

Teraco completes SA JB4 datacentre addition

Latest hyperscale datacentre expansion to the Bredell Campus, east of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Sep 14, 2022

Alliance between LINX and NAPAfrica powers up peering prospects

Networks connected to LINX or NAPAfrica can access either exchange via trusted and mutually available carriers.
Feb 28, 2022

Teraco provides access to Oracle Cloud via FastConnect

The firm now offers connectivity services directly through Oracle Cloud Infrastructure via Oracle's datacentre.
Aug 19, 2021

Teraco’s JB3 data centre facility up and running in Ekurhuleni

The company says the new facility comprises 45 000sqm of building structure, 12 000sqm of data hall space, and 29MW of critical power load.
Jul 28, 2021

IXP growth bodes well for Africa’s connected future

According to NAPAfrica, the number of IXPs in Africa has increased from 19 in 2012 to 46 in 2020.

US$700m ACE cable lands and is live says Teraco

Submarine cable available for interconnection at all of the company’s datacentres across South Africa.
May 6, 2021

Teraco boosts regional interconnection with MÉTISS Cable

The Indian Ocean Islands have direct access to Teraco’s ecosystem of over 300 networks, 130 IT service providers, 50 global content providers, and the key global cloud providers.
Feb 2, 2021

Teraco gets R2.5bn loan funding for data centre construction

The data centre solutions provider signs a multibillion-rand loan funding deal, which it says will play a crucial role in data centre construction and job-creation.
Nov 3, 2020

Teraco announces construction of ‘largest single site datacentre in Africa’

Company breaks ground on JB4, a 38MW hyperscale datacentre build.
Oct 30, 2020

Teraco completes first ISAE 3402 Type 1 attestation

Company has achieved International Standard on Assurance Engagements ISAE 3402 Type 1 attestation for the trust principles of security and availability.