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ADC aims for pan-African data centre capacity ADC aims for pan-African data centre capacity Africa Data Centres 2019-12-05 https://www.africadatacentres.com/adc-aims-for-pan-african-data-centre-capacity/

It Online Article Kathy Gibson is at AfricaCom in Cape Town – Africa Data Centres (ADC) has moved quickly to position itself as a pan-African data centre leader with a solid presence on the continent and plans underway to expand further. When CEO Stephane Duproz joined ADC 18 months ago, he realised that the market …

Building Africa’s first interconnected carrier neutral data centres Building Africa’s first interconnected carrier neutral data centres Africa Data Centres 2019-12-05 https://www.africadatacentres.com/building-africas-first-interconnected-carrier-neutral-data-centres/ Data centre africa web hosting

My Broadband Article When Liquid Telecom first approached Stephane Duproz to lead its data centre business, he could immediately see that the company was sitting on a winner. However, it would require significant organisational changes to realise its full potential. “We realised that there was more potential than originally thought and I presented a big …

Global giants eye Africa for data centre expansion Global giants eye Africa for data centre expansion Africa Data Centres 2019-12-05 https://www.africadatacentres.com/global-giants-eye-africa-for-data-centre-expansion/

The greatest commodity in the world today is information, as information leads to knowledge. Similarly, the ability to access, and distribute information have become crucial factors for the upliftment and development of any county. “Moving towards a knowledge-based economy by harnessing the power of ICTs, will greatly boost the competitiveness and financial health of our …

Africa Data Centres announces peering subsidies Africa Data Centres announces peering subsidies Africa Data Centres 2019-12-05 https://www.africadatacentres.com/africa-data-centres-announces-peering-subsidies/ Data centre cape town johannesburg INX-za

Africa Data Centres has announced that it has partnered with INX-ZA, a division of the Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA) of South Africa, which operates completely neutral, and community-run Internet exchange points in South Africa. The partnership will deliver free peering from any of Africa Data Centres facilities to INX-ZA’s Johannesburg Internet Exchange (JINX), the …

China Telecom deploys POP at Africa Data Centres Johannesburg facility China Telecom deploys POP at Africa Data Centres Johannesburg facility Africa Data Centres 2019-12-05 https://www.africadatacentres.com/china-telecom-deploys-pop-at-africa-data-centres-johannesburg-facility/ Data centre kenya colocations racks

Africa Data Centres (ADC), the largest network of interconnected, vendor- and carrier-neutral data centres on the continent has extended its partnership with China Telecom Global (CTG), one of the world’s largest providers of integrated telecommunication services, through the deployment of a China Telecom Point of Presence (POP) at Africa Data Centres’ JHB 1 data centre …

ICT infrastructure a barrier to data centre adoption in Africa ICT infrastructure a barrier to data centre adoption in Africa Africa Data Centres 2019-12-05 https://www.africadatacentres.com/ict-infrastructure-a-barrier-to-data-centre-adoption-in-africa/

To help Africa realise the benefits of the data economy, more data centres in the region are urgently needed. However, building data centres starts with enabling access to the ICT infrastructure and ecosystems, and there are several barriers Africa faces. All of the big trends that are shaping economies today, from cloud data centres, smart …

Africa Data Centres becomes the first neutral data centre in Nairobi to be PCI DSS compliant Africa Data Centres becomes the first neutral data centre in Nairobi to be PCI DSS compliant Africa Data Centres 2019-08-21 https://www.africadatacentres.com/africa-data-centres-becomes-the-first-neutral-data-centre-in-nairobi-to-be-pci-dss-compliant/

Africa Data Centres Nairobi (formally known as East Africa Data Centre) is pleased to announce that we are officially Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant. We are now the first neutral data centre to be certified PCI DSS in Nairobi, and this, together with Uptime Institute Tier III and ISO 27001 certification, …

Liquid Telecom to invest in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres Liquid Telecom to invest in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres Africa Data Centres 2018-12-08 https://www.africadatacentres.com/liquid-telecom-to-invest-in-egyptian-data-centres/

Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has announced that it is investing 8 billion Egyptian Pounds ($400m US Dollars) in Egypt over the next three years. This is part of a major partnership with Telecom Egypt which includes network infrastructure and data centres. The investment announced at the Africa 2018 Forum was made during a signing ceremony …

Africa Data Centres CEO Stephane Duproz elected as Vice President of new association for African data centres Africa Data Centres CEO Stephane Duproz elected as Vice President of new association for African data centres Africa Data Centres 2018-10-01 https://www.africadatacentres.com/africa-data-centres-ceo-stephane-duproz-elected-as-vice-president-of-new-association-for-african-data-centres/

Stephane Duproz, CEO of Africa Data Centres (ADC), part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has been elected as Vice President of Africa Data Center Association; a new membership organisation dedicated to driving awareness of the data centre industry in Africa. Africa Data Center Association was officially launched last week at DataCloud Africa …

Liquid Telecom appoints Stephane Duproz to head Africa Data Centres Liquid Telecom appoints Stephane Duproz to head Africa Data Centres Africa Data Centres 2018-07-23 https://www.africadatacentres.com/liquid-telecom-appoints-stephane-duproz-to-head-africa-data-centres/

Africa Data Centres (ADC) has named Stephane Duproz as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective immediately. Part of the Liquid Telecom Group, ADC was launched in 2018 to address the growing demand for cloud storage and data centre services in Africa. Stephane will oversee the commercial and operational development of ADC’s four existing data …