Africa’s cloud boom is driving data centre demand


By Dan Kwach, Managing Director of Africa Data Centres East Africa Region. Africa, while enjoying rapid progress in areas like urbanisation and social transformation, has been slow in digitising – which has had deep economic and societal consequences for the continent.  Africa’s lagging digitisation can largely be attributed to the continent’s lack of resources – […]

Africa Data Centres Tier III Certification Renewed


Africa Data Centres, Africa’s largest network of interconnected, carrier- and cloud-neutral data centre facilities, has had its Tier III certification renewed by the Uptime Institute for its Nairobi-based data centre. The certification was renewed in recognition of the facility’s design, which supports “any planned work on the site infrastructure without disrupting operations”. Tier III Concurrently […]