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Oracle opens Johannesburg cloud region as digital transformation accelerates

January 20, 2022

Via: CIO

Oracle has announced the launch of its new Oracle Johannesburg cloud region, the company’s 37th worldwide and its first on the continent, signalling growing confidence in the future growth of cloud services in Africa, and its long-term faith in Gauteng as the premier regional hub.

Demand for enterprise cloud services has been growing rapidly on the continent, and Oracle has been serving business partners all over the region for some time. Customers include Airports Company South Africa, the Government Pensions Administrative Agency, and Telkom. But this further investment in a cloud region holds the promise of reducing costs, solving latency issues and speeding cloud application performance in general.

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