AWS extends local zone footprint with Lagos launch

Resource helps AWS customers deliver distributed edge and hybrid cloud applications that require single-digit millisecond latency to consumers.
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Dec 2, 2022

SEACOM to remain on acquisition trail in 2023

Company tight-lipped on details, but says next year will see it transform into a fully-fledged pan-African ICT services provider.
Nov 30, 2022

Planview Selects AWS as Its Preferred Public Cloud Provider

Planview teams up with AWS to accelerate innovation while enhancing customer experience.
Nov 7, 2022

Gigamon recognised as top deep observability vendor, with 68% market share

Revenue in the deep observability market is projected to reach $278 million in 2022, and is forecast to reach $2 billion by 2026, according to the 650 Group report.
Nov 3, 2022

Hyperscale investment signals golden opportunity for Africa to bolster local datacentre market

Fresh opportunities for cloud services on the continent as global interest grows.
Nov 1, 2022

AWS opens up in Lagos

Company increases commitment to Africa.
Sep 21, 2022

Amazon Announces 71 New Renewable Energy Projects Globally, Including Firsts in Brazil, India, and Poland

Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced that it is expanding its renewable energy portfolio globally, with an additional 2.7 gigawatts (GW) of clean energy capacity across 71 new renewable energy projects.
Sep 1, 2022

AWS opens Jhb office to orchestrate Africa expansion strategy

Amazon Web Services expands its footprint in Africa, investing in a new Johannesburg base of operations.
Aug 30, 2022

NetApp Teams with VMware, AWS to Help Customers Modernize and Scale Enterprise Workloads on the Cloud

Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP is the only native AWS cloud storage service today to be certified and supported as a supplemental datastore for VMware Cloud for AWS.
Aug 30, 2022

AWS Launches Region in the United Arab Emirates

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced the launch of its second Region in the Middle East, the AWS Middle East (UAE) Region.
May 17, 2022

Local Zones key to AWS’ Africa growth strategy

Amazon Web Services said it is committed to the Africa market and recently launched a Local Zone in Kenya, one of 32 to be launched in 26 countries beginning this year.

Ukheshe, AWS team up to help African Fintechs scale quickly

Fintech firm uses its affiliation to AWS Partner Network to engage markets that demand fast and secure transactions.