JHB2 Samrand Data Centre

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Our Samrand data centre is unrivalled in its class

With unmatched resilience, robust security and operational excellence we will exceed your every expectation

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Pan-African Footprint

International Expertise

Robust Security

Operational Excellence

Carrier & Cloud Neutral


Africa Data Centres’ Samrand facility is widely recognised as the most prestigious and highly specified data centre anywhere in Africa, offering world-leading levels of security, resilience and capacity. It is also available on an open-access basis, giving every modern technology-driven enterprise the confidence to innovate and grow.

The facility will redefine the data centre experience for regional, continental and global customers. The unique combination of this outstanding facility and Africa Data Centres’ certified operational excellence are the ideal choice for the most demanding organisations, especially those in the financial services sector, that require the highest standards of security and resilience for their IT infrastructure. The acquisition marks a significant extension to Africa Data Centres’ pan-Africa network of interconnected, carrier and cloud-neutral data centres. It cements our continent-leading position and will further accelerate Africa’s digital transformation.

This Johannesburg facility has been purpose-built as a Tier IV data centre, offering maximum levels of security and reliability: an essential requirement for demanding financial services organisations. It is also unique in its configuration, featuring complete redundancy across all power and cooling components, unrivalled physical security and seamless scalability for expansion. In line with all Africa Data Centres’ facilities, the Johannesburg site will also operate on a fully carrier- and cloud-neutral basis.

Africa Data Centres' Magic Moment


We will open this hidden gem to the market on an open-access basis, allowing any modern technology-driven organisation to benefit from this outstanding facility


Stephane Duproz
CEO Africa Data Centres


4 Data halls with 6,000 m2 white space

Client IT load 20 MW upon completion

Connectivity to major hubs and Dark Fibre Infrastructure

Cooling system to the is configured to 2N

Connected to a 24/7 Security Operations Centre and Service Control Centre

Colocation: Private cage, secured racks, cross connects and power metering

HVAC, power and building critical systems managed and monitored 24/7


ISO2700, ISO9001, ISO4500, ISO14001, PCI DSS

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17 Waterloo Road, Samrand Business Park, Centurion 0187, South Africa​​

Our Kenyan data centre is Kenya’s first to obtain ISO14001 and 45001 certifications. This means that our Kenyan facility is certified world-class in terms of both environmental management and health and safety.

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@africa_dc has plans to build large hyperscale #datacentres throughout Africa (10 in 10 countries, over the next 2 years), Milcah Lukhanyu explains via @TechMoran. In @BBarcelonaCons, we are already working on DC projects on this dynamic continent.

@africa_dc té previst construir grans centres de dades a tota Àfrica (10 en 10 països, durant els propers 2 anys), explica Milcah Lukhanyu via @TechMoran. A @GTechnia_cat, ja estem treballant en projectes de #CPD en aquest continent dinàmic.

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