Hosting & Storage Articles
Hetzner’s managed servers have received big upgrades, including more RAM, higher traffic quotas, and solid state drives.
Hurricane Electric has expanded into Africa with the launch of a new point of presence in Teraco in Johannesburg.
Internet Solutions has launched SkyLight, an aggregated cloud services portal which it said is the first of its kind in the world.
Many companies in South Africa and Africa already trust Amazon Web Services with their online presence, and this is set to grow in the future.
Clients on Afrihost’s Bronze hosting package have been warned they will need to upgrade or cancel their service.
Hetzner is the second host of the Johannesburg Internet Exchange, and is becoming a vendor-neutral data centre champion with affordable and simple colocation products.
Media reports suggest that Apple has started using Google Cloud.
Google is joining the Open Compute Project to help drive standardization in IT infrastructure.
Webafrica has acquired Serve-Hosting, with its customers’ accounts to be migrated to Webafrica’s systems.
MyBroadband will host its annual Cloud and Hosting conference in May 2016 – the best event of its kind in South Africa.