The African data center rises
The African data center is still rising. While variations between markets are substantial -as always-, the broader pattern is unmistakable. More enterprises are adopting colocation services. Global CDN players are bulking up their African edge node presence. And crucially, the hyperscale cloud is here, transforming the very nature of African colocation markets.
It’s been long in the making – but Xalam’s biennal analysis of the African data center investment opportunity is here – a reference research for all stakeholders in African digital infrastructure markets.