Report: Understanding the impact of data centres on Africa’s digital economy

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  • Africa’s data centre (DC) market is primed for substantial growth, with a projected 50% capacity increase by 2026.
  • Fuelled by a burgeoning digital economy and rising internet penetration, the continent presents wide-ranging opportunities despite infrastructure and regulatory challenges. 

This report by the Oxford Business Group delves into Africa’s evolving DC landscape, analysing infrastructure development, broadband expansion and regulatory frameworks. It emphasises bridging the ICT skills gap and integrating sustainability into DC operations. With a focus on environmental responsibility and innovation, Africa’s DC sector is underpinning digital transformation and sustainable economic development continent-wide.

Explore the full report for comprehensive insights into Africa’s data centre market and its pivotal role in shaping regional digital infrastructure. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FULL REPORT

Author: Oxford Business Group

This report notice was first published by the Oxford Business Group and is republished with permission.


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