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Teraco is building Africa’s largest data centre, said the company, adding a 17,500sqm extension to its existing colocation offering.
MTN has dismissed reports that its Gallo Manor Data Centre suffered downtime.
Many Linux-hosted websites, including those hosted in South Africa, are vulnerable to a “potentially catastrophic” flaw in a core software library.
Internet service providers and MTN’s hosting clients have reported that MTN’s Gallo Manor data centre may be down.
Hackers have defaced hundreds of South African websites hosted with Webafrica.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company is building one of the most advanced and energy-efficient data centres in the world.
Cisco Cloud Index forecasts that cloud traffic in the Middle East and Africa will quadruple by 2019.
The weak rand has had a big impact on Internet service providers, and consumers are likely to foot the bill.
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