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‘Our TCCF certification shows global, high standard data center facilities’- Coker

Businessday, September 19, 2017, by Editor Tunde Coker is the Managing Director of Rack Centre, West Africa’s premium data centre and collocation services, provider. In this interview, he speaks on the importance of certification in data centre management and the need for organisations operating in Nigeria to host data locally, among other issues. Excerpts: Q-Rack Centre [...]

Rack Centre, First in West Africa to Achieve Uptime Institute Tier III Certification of Constructed Facility

Rack Centre, the Sub Sahara Africa’s premium data centre and colocation services provider has attained the Tier III Tier Certification of Constructed Facility (TCCF) from the Uptime Institute, joining the elite data centres in the world-over to be certified and the first in the West African sub-region. The TCCF certification was achieved after a thorough [...]

Rack Centre in Another First, Won The Most Innovative Data Centre Technology Provider at the BusinessDay’s Top 25 Most Innovative Companies and Institutions in Nigeria Award

Rack Centre, the West Africa’s Premium Data Centre has emerged as the winner of the Most Innovative Data Centre Technology Provider at the 2017 BusinessDay’s Top 25 most Innovative Companies and institutions Award. BusinessDay, Nigeria’s leading Financial and Business daily chose  Rack Centre for its  “visionary stride in its state-of-the-art, Tier III  certified data centre [...]

Rack Centre, Africa’s Premium Tier III Data Centre is winner three years in a row, Beacon of ICT awards

Rack Centre, Africa’s premium carrier neutral data centre is a winner for the third year in the well-respected annual Beacon of ICT awards.  For the third year running it is the winner of the ‘IT Infrastructure Provider of the Year (Data Centre)’ category, and the second year running, winner of the ‘ICT Infrastructure Provider of [...]

Rack Centre in Another First, Selected as the only African Finalists in the UK Data Centre Solutions (DCS) 2017 Awards

TO VOTE FOR RACK CENTRE:  Click Here Rack Centre, Africa’s premium Data Centre, is a finalist in two categories in the internationally acclaimed Data Centre Solutions (DCS) awards in the UK, the only African based Data Centre provider to be finalist in the award’s seven years of existence. Rack Centre, Lagos Nigeria was nominated in [...]

Stakeholders Make Case for Local Internet Content Hosting

Stakeholders in the internet administration ecosystem have advocated for an improved hosting of local internet content in the country as a way of developing the sector. They argued that apart from saving foreign exchange for the country, domestication of content will help the springing up of hosting companies especially now that the country can boost [...]

Rack Centre Achieves ISO/IEC 27001: 2013 Information Security and Management System Certification

Rack Centre, Nigeria’s Premium Data Centre has obtained the global ISO/IEC27001:2013 certification for an Information Security Management System. ISO/IEC 27001:2013, an Information Security Management System is the most rigorous global standard for information security and confirms that an organisation has put in place best practices for information security processes and is ensuring data integrity, confidentiality [...]

British High Commissioner Visits Rack Centre

Mr Paul   Arkwright, British High Commissioner to Nigeria has promised to do his utmost to encourage more British companies to do business with their Nigerian Counterparts. Mr Arkwright made the promise during his recent visit to Rack Centre, West Africa’s premium Data Centre in Lagos, Nigeria. Mr Arkwright was accompanied by a team from the [...]

Addax Migrates Data to Rack Centre for Colocation and Redundancy

Addax Petroleum, a leading oil and gas exploration and production company with focus on Africa, the Middle East and the North Sea, has successfully completed the migration of its business data to Rack Centre’s world class data centre. Addax Petroleum has grown significantly since it began operations in Nigeria in 1998, becoming within the period, [...]