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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 [...]

‘We are the core of supporting carrier neutral capabilities’

Businessday, June 19, 2015, by BEN UZOR Ayotunde Coker is the managing director of Rack Centre Limited, Nigeria’s premier tier 3 Data Centre. In this interview with BEN UZOR, he draws attention to the dearth of ICT skills, while calling for the development of IT professional leadership capabilities. Coker however says no advanced economy exist successfully without fundamental [...]

Coker: Collocation in Data, Shared Services is Necessary

This Day Live, June 18, 2015 Managing Director of Rack Centre, Mr. Ayotunde Coker Managing Director of Rack Centre, a global service provider in data and shared services, Mr. Ayotunde Coker, spoke with journalists on the need for collocation and business outsourcing, among other key industry issues. Emma Okonji was there.  Excerpts: The general elections that [...]

Nigeria needs more awareness, not legislation on collocation — Coker

Vanguard, June 17, 2015, by Prince Osuagwu Collocation and shared in-frastructure are practices which have found it difficult to penetrate freely in the Nigerian ICT market. While many companies are sharing infrastructure, a whole lot believe in slugging it out with each other in amassing infrastructure which ordinarily they should have shared from somewhere. While some [...]

The State of Nigeria’s ICT Infrastructure

CNBCAFRICA May 19, 2015 Nigeria's ICT sector attracted about 6 billion dollars from Foreign Direct Investments in the past three years, that's according to the country's Minister of Communication Technology. Ayotunde Coker, managing director of Rack Centre joins CNBC Africa to share some insight on the state of ICT Infrastructure in Nigeria.

Government operations need data management — Coker

Punch, February 9, 2015, by OZIOMA UBABUKOH The Managing Director of Rack Centre, an indigenous data centre infrastructure company, Mr. Ayotunde Coker, spoke to OZIOMA UBABUKOH about the impact data centres would have on the country Considering the infrastructural challenge in Nigeria, are there opportunities for the growth of data centres? The opportunities are huge and we [...]

Datacenters in Nigeria – Rack Center Nigeria

Martins, February 4, 2015, by Stanislaus Martins So I finally got to visit the Rack Center datacenter in Lagos, Nigeria this year and below are my views on the facility. This is not intended to be a detailed step by step review of their facility (their website already has a lot of information about their facility) This [...]

Rack Centre, IXPN Ink Deal to Provide Enhanced Internet Exchange Point

Nigeria Communications Week, February 4, 2015, by Bankole Orija Rack Centre and the Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN) are delighted to announce the establishment of an Internet Exchange Point at Rack Centre’s Tier III, carrier neutral data centre in Lagos. Rack Centre, wholly owned subsidiary of the Jagal Group, is a state-of-the-art, Tier III Certified data [...]