JHB2 Samrand Data Centre

Accelerate your digital transformation in Africa with Samrand Data Centre, brought to you by Africa Data Centres, the largest pan-African data centre network. Strategically located in Centurion, Johannesburg, Samrand serves local and African markets as the leader in data centre security, data infrastructure management and cloud- and carrier-neutrality.

Welcome to JHB2 Samrand Data Centre

A purpose-built Tier IV facility by Africa Data Centres, offering maximum levels of robust security and reliability – an essential requirement for demanding financial service organisations. Our Samrand Data Centre operation in Johannesburg is 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, this Johannesburg Data Centre operates on a fully carrier- and cloud-neutral basis.

Our Samrand Data Centre operations in Johannesburg is widely recognised as the most prestigious and highly specified private data centre in Africa. Connecting with Samrand Data Centre means rapid and secure data centre services and interconnection across the African continent. Our data centre operations are available on an open-access basis, giving every modern technology-driven enterprise the confidence to innovate and grow with a data centre facility that offers world-leading levels of data centre security, resilience and capacity.

As a colocation provider, Samrand redefines the data centre experience for regional, continental and global customers. The unique combination of this outstanding facility and Africa Data Centres’ certified operational excellence is 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. Samrand cements Africa Data Centres’ continent-leading position and further accelerates Africa’s digital transformation.

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About Africa Data Centres

Africa Data Centres is Africa’s largest network of interconnected carrier- and cloud-neutral data centre facilities. With data centres located across major African regional business and trade hubs, we welcome both multinationals and the largest African enterprises. Bringing global skills and expertise to your local market, Africa Data Centres’ exceptionally experienced team provides world-class support.


On-site security is guaranteed by multiple layers: A combination of physical security, biometric access control and CCTV systems. With our ISO 27001 certification and PCI DSS compliance, Africa Data Centres is the primary choice for international cloud and content providers. This ensures that our facilities are equipped no matter what network or cloud onramp your business requires. Africa Data Centres’ operations are designed and built to the highest standards demanded by today’s leading cloud providers, carriers and enterprises – providing your business with peace-of-mind, regardless of the scale of requirement. Over 50 leading carriers call Africa Data Centres home, as do major internet exchanges, including the Johannesburg Internet Exchange (JINX), Cape Town Internet Exchange (CINX) and Kenya Internet Exchange Point (KIXP).

Samrand site specifications
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4 data halls with 6000m² (square meters) of white space and 14400 m2 of white space expansion planned for 2023.


Client IT load 35 MW (Megawatt) upon completion.

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Connectivity to major hubs and Dark Fibre infrastructure.


Cold aisle Containment done to maintain cooling efficiencies.

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


Fire Detection and Suppresion.
Low pressure gas system in the data halls are triggered by double knock detection of fire alarm.

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Colocation: Private Cage, Secure racks, Cross Connects and Power Metering.


Products and Services.
All critical infrastructure and security systems are managed and monitored 24/7.

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Contact Information

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

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