GHANA – MainOne, a provides telecommunications services, has launched its MDXi Data Centre in Appolonia City, Accra, Ghana in its determination to expand its data centre operations across West African countries.
The launch,saw MainOne showcase the 100+rack facility to its invited guests. The guests took turns to tour the facility with an in-depth view of the advantages it presents to businesses.
The data center offers customers the opportunity to host infrastructure in a facility guaranteed to provide high levels of availability and rich connectivity with a global network of customers, partners and suppliers, therefore ensuring reliable delivery of services to businesses across multiple sectors.
The Director, PPBME, Ministry of Communication in Ghana, Mrs. Veronica Rita Sackey, who represented the country’s Minister of Communication at the launch, highlighted the fact that the strides taken by MainOne were laudable and ties into the Ghana government’s digitisation agenda.
“We are confident that this world-class data centre will positively impact business growth in Ghana as it expands the frontiers of the digital revolution and transformation in our country, and I am immensely proud as a Ghanaian national to be a major part of this future enhancing benefits and development for our various business industries and ultimately our beloved country.”
In line with its parent company’s leadership in the telecoms sector, the new MDXi Data Centre offers open access connectivity options to all the leading telecom networks in Ghana and direct access to MainOne and other submarine cable systems.
It offers access to various Internet Exchanges including the GIX (Ghana), IXPN (Nigeria), LINX (London), DECIX (Frankfurt/Lisbon), and Cote d’Ivoire Internet Exchange (CIVIX), as well as the West Africa Internet Exchange (WAF-IX).