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MTN Business, Microsoft offer cloud platform in South Africa

Thursday 20 August 2015 | 13:01 CET | News
South Africa's MTN Business has formed a partnership with Microsoft to provide a pan-African cloud platform from MTN data centres. The platform uses Microsoft's technology and is built on MTN's Global MPLS (Multi-Protocol Label Switching) network, which has 23 points of presence across the globe. This will provide lower latency and better response times.

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Microsoft / MTN / MTN South Africa
Countries: South Africa
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