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Rack Centre announces USD 100 mln data centre expansion in Lagos

Tuesday 1 September 2020 | 09:27 CET | News
West African carrier neutral data centre operator Rack Centre has announced an expansion to a total net lettable white space of 6,000 square metres and 13 MW of IT power capacity at its Lagos campus, ITWeb reported. This increase will supplement the expansion already under way to double existing capacity to 1.5 MW and 1,200 square metres of white space in early 2021. The report said the expansion is worth USD 100 million.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Equinix / Teraco
Countries: Africa / Nigeria
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