About This Conference
DCD>Africa is a new event providing a much-needed forum for business, operations and technology executives from the region’s data center-scale organisations, to discuss cloud and data center infrastructure build-outs across Africa.
With exponential demand driven by IoT, Smart Cities and Big Data applications, there is a growing need for more localised, more agile and much more scalable IT infrastructure.
This event brings together the full ecosystem of operators, technology specialists and end-users, helping them make informed technology decisions in a dynamic digital infrastructure landscape.
DCD>Africa to focus on major data center and cloud disruptors
DCD>Africa will bring together leaders of Liquid Telecom, Nestle, MainOne, Rack Centre and many more in Johannesburg on 24 July at the Hilton Sandton to discuss how digital transformation in the enterprise is disrupting regional data center markets.
DCD>Africa tracks the growth of the African colo and cloud markets
Senior IT experts will discuss the cloud and data center landscape in Africa, on 24 July at DCD>Africa in the Hilton Sandton in Johannesburg,
MainOne secures license to operate in Cote d’Ivoire
The company is set to invest up to $20m to improve the country’s connectivity
How fast is Africa's data center industry evolving?
Our panel of experts will openly discuss the challenges they face and the solutions they are developing to build critical infrastructure, in advance of the DCD>Africa conference being held in Johannesburg on 24th July.
Teraco to expand data centers in Cape Town and Durban
Stating markets have benefited from wider growth across the country
DCD>Africa explores challenging data center build-outs
Pan-African data center operators and technology innovators reveal how to operate data centers in extreme conditions, in Johannesburg on 24 July 2018
IXPN pairs up with MDXi to improve Nigerian transit traffic
Internet exchange to connect directly with MDXi’s IP transit and content delivery networks
DCD and Uptime Institute announce content partnership
will see the two organizations collaborate on more than two dozen data center infrastructure events worldwide.
DCD>Africa tracks exponential growth in cloud and data centers
DCD, with global content partner the Uptime Institute, will present DCD>Africa, the Pan-African data center and cloud infrastructure transformation event
MDXi invests $6.58m in Lagos expansion
Urges federal government to classify data centers as ”critical national assets”
Focused on what’s new in data center design, value engineering and construction methodologies within the emerging data center segments.
Focused on understanding complex capacity issues and data center outsourcing options including sourcing, integration and management of DCaaS, IaaS & PaaS.
Focused on the internal and external data center transit layer from core to edge and the rapidly developing data center interconnect [DCI] eco-system.
Sponsors & Exhibitors
138 Rivonia Road, Sandton, South Africa