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Liquid and Unitas Global create the largest network of interconnected data centres in Africa

Pan-African technology group, Liquid Intelligent Technologies (Liquid), has announced a strategic partnership with global managed network provider, Unitas Global, in a bid to meet the demands of rapid Digital Transformation across the continent. Through strategic interconnections, Liquid and Unitas are now better positioned to serve their customers in Africa and beyond, with this rapid response to the growing demand […]


Teraco completes latest expansion to hyper-connected campus in Isando

Teraco Data Environments, Africa’s hyper-connected, vendor-neutral data centre and interconnection services provider, has completed the JB3 data centre facility, located within the Isando Campus in Ekurhuleni, east of Johannesburg, South Africa. This multi-billion-rand facility represents a strategic addition to Platform Teraco, offering enterprises a hyper-connected, scalable platform for IT infrastructure deployment while sustaining performance, reliability, […]


Raxio announces appointment of Master Power to manufacture and install its data centres in Africa

Raxio, a premier pan-African data centre developer and operator, has announced that it has appointed Master Power Technologies (Master Power), one of Africa’s leading data centre solutions companies, specialising in the supply and installation of pre-engineered data centres to build and install multiple data centres in Africa. Following its first facility in Uganda, Raxio’s next suite of data centres […]


Teraco completes expansion to digital infrastructure campus in Isando

Teraco Data Environments Proprietary, Africa’s largest vendor-neutral data centre and interconnection services provider, has completed the JB3 data centre facility, located within the Isando Campus in Ekurhuleni, East of Johannesburg, South Africa. This multi-billion-rand facility represents a strategic addition to Platform Teraco, offering enterprises a scalable platform for IT infrastructure deployment while sustaining performance, reliability, […]


Raxio Group announces its next carrier neutral, colocation data centre in Mozambique

The Raxio Group (Raxio), a premier pan-African data centre developer and operator, has announced that it is establishing and investing in ‘Raxio Mozambique’, with a first state-of-the-art, carrier neutral data centre in Mozambique. Set to be commissioned during 2022, Raxio Mozambique’s first facility will be located approximately 20 km from downtown Maputo at the Beluluane Industrial Park, ideally situated to meet both primary and Disaster Recovery needs […]


Using innovative technology to improve Africa’s digital interconnection capabilities

Africa’s technology capabilities are rapidly progressing and it is largely down to the efforts of companies such as Teraco and Africa Data Centres. We hear how both data centre companies are working to ensure Africa can keep up with Digital Transformation demands in the data centre space and how they are enhancing connectivity across the […]


Expert discusses data centre modernisation for transformation success

Modernising the data centre is about harnessing innovative capabilities to operate with a competitive edge. Stephane Duproz, CEO of Africa Data Centres, discusses the importance of modernising the data centre for successful Digital Transformation, using automation tools such as Artificial Intelligence and Big Data to swap the rigid architectures of yesterday. As organisations across the […]


Clientèle Life ensures competitive differentiation with consistent uptime and fast data access using Infinidat

As more and more businesses attempt to scale alongside their Digital Transformation journey, they must implement technology which offers positive results and acts as an enabler. Infinidat has offered Clientèle Life an enterprise storage system which has contributed to the company’s competitive advantage in terms of its storage capabilities. Keith Fagan, Infrastructure Services Manager at […]


Teraco concludes R2.5 billion funding round for data centre construction

Teraco Data Environments Proprietary Limited, Africa’s largest interconnection hub and vendor-neutral data centre provider, has announced a new R2.5 billion loan financing transaction. This follows Teraco’s November 2020 announcement regarding its construction of a new 38 megawatt hyperscale data centre in Ekurhuleni, east of Johannesburg, South Africa. Teraco will use the funds raised together with […]


Datacentrix facilitates smooth sailing for Zutari data centre relocation

Datacentrix has assisted local engineering firm, Zutari, in successfully reorganising and relocating the company’s data centre within a four-day period. Stephan Botha, IT Operations at Zutari, discusses the seamless transition and how it has managed to future-proof its environment. Local engineering firm, Zutari (formerly Aurecon Africa), has successfully relocated its data centre, including Storage Area […]


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