Becoming data-driven: Lessons from tackling Durban’s water crisis
Liquid launches Asia-US global internet transit route via Africa
The company establishes a global internet transit route between Asia and the US through Africa, avoiding high-risk bottlenecks in the Middle East and Europe.
2021 Absa Cape Epic broadcasts globally with Dimension Data infrastructure
The mountain bike stage race spans more than 600 kilometres into remote and rugged locations with limited connectivity and visibility.
Who should you trust? Absolutely nobody
Zero Trust is a key principle in the increasingly boundary-less business world, as opening up the corporate network and IT estate has profound security implications.
Seacom bumps up IP network to 100Gbps
The upgrade comes as more submarine cables are expected to land on the African continent to boost connectivity.
Accelerate digital transformation with intelligent automation
Companies are reframing, rethinking and reimagining their activities and determining how to intelligently improve them, but there is a vital foundational first step.
US firm Vantage dwarfs Teraco in Africa’s biggest data centre race
Vantage Data Centres announces the beginning of construction on its new R15 billion state‐of‐the‐art data centre campus in Johannesburg.
The dynamic of extending security into the cloud
Digital transformation threats erode the security perimeter into a virtual and dynamic concept, rather than fixed infrastructure at specific locations.
Oracle takes step towards Joburg data centre construction
The global software giant sees Johannesburg as a lucrative region for its first African data centre, as it engages partners regarding construction plans.
Critical infrastructure is now in cyber criminals’ crosshairs
Importantly, a weapon – or, more accurately, a collection of weapons – is gaining ground over traditional network security concepts.
Teraco completes first phase of Cape Town 2 data centre
The first phase of CT2 comprises 25 000sqm of building structure, 8 000sqm of data hall space and 18MW of critical power load, says the company.
So you’re ready to migrate to the cloud, but are your operations?
Jaco Venter, head of BBD's cloud management team, weighs in on the types of operational changes companies need to factor in when moving to an AWS cloud environment.