Microsoft Extends Cloud-Computing Arms Race to Africa – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Microsoft Corp. plans to extend the cloud-computing arms race among technology giants into Africa by opening two big data centers there next year.

The data centers, which will serve customers of the software giant’s Azure cloud-computing business, will be the first of their size built in Africa by one of the three major cloud-infrastructure providers—Microsoft, Inc., and Alphabet Inc.’s Google, according to global maps…


Write a Reply or Comment:

Your email address will not be published.*