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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, [...]

Nigerian Government Moves to Localise Data Hosting, Urges Data Centres to Improve Capacity

Nigeria’s Minister of Communication Minister Barrister Adebayo Shittu, has said that once Nigeria Data Centres has enough capacity locally to handle data generated within the country, the Nigerian government will put a stop to its data being hosted abroad. Barrister  Shittu who was visiting Rack Centre, Nigeria premium Tier lll Data Centre  said he was [...]

Leading Data Centre Provider Rack Centre Honoured With Data Centre Impact Award

Rack Centre, the Nigeria’s Premium Data Centre provider has recently won the 2015 Data Centre Dynamics Award for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region in the Data Centre Impact Award Category area. The Data Centre Dynamics award is well respected in the data centre industry and are considered by analysts to be the most [...]

The Nigerian Stock Exchange Partners with Rack Centre on Data Centre Colocation Services

The Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, Mr Oscar N. Onyema has stressed the importance that technology has played in the quest to transform the Nigeria’s Stock Exchange, NSE, even as the NSE itself   strives to play its strategic role in the development of the capital market both in Nigeria and the world [...]

WILL NIGERIA’S CYBERCRIME BILL COMBAT FRAUD IN THE FINANCIAL SECTOR?

CNBC Africa Nigeria's former President Goodluck Jonathan signed the Cybercrime bill into law just two weeks to the end of his tenure. Analysts at Deloitte indicate that companies lose millions with each cyber-attack as trust by consumers gets eroded. There are talks being carried out of a rise in cyber security issues this year. Will [...]

Coollink Partners Rack Centre for Efficient Service Delivery

Chief Operating Officer of Coollink, Nadim Chidiac This Day Live, July 06, 2015 Emma Okonji Rack Centre has announced that Coollink.ng, one of Nigeria’s leading Internet Service Providers (ISPs) has established a presence in its data centre in Oregun, Lagos. The partnership will enable Coollink provide colocation and ISP services from Rack Centre’s carrier neutral Tier III [...]

Nigerian Stock Exchange partners Rack Centre

Businesstoday, June 22, 2015 Right-Left: The Managing Director of InternetSolutions Ltd. (IS), a division of Dimension Data (ISDD), Mr. OlusolaTeniola; The Managing Director of Rack Centre Ltd, Mr. Ayotunde Coker;The Group Executive Chairman ofJagal, Mr.Anwar Jarmakani; Chief Executive Officer of The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Mr. Oscar N. Onyema, Managing Director of Nigerdock Nigeria Plc, Mr.Lloyd [...]