As home to Africa's largest stock exchange JSE, Johannesburg features the headquarters of numerous multinational corporations. Established in partnership with the local provider Teraco, the TELEHOUSE Johannesburg data center adheres to the global TELEHOUSE standards, to providing the highest levels of security, power and cooling enabling Service Level Agreements guaranteeing 99.999% availability. The carrier neutral Johannesburg data centercenter is connected to NAP Africa offering a wide range of connectivity options. The Johannesburg data centeris located in Isando within the Eastern part of Johannesburg within short distance from O.R. Tambo International airport.
Why choose the TELEHOUSE Johannesburg Data Center?
Ultra-fasta access to one of the world’s leading financial markets
The Telehouse Johannesburg data center offers financial clients access to an industry ecosystem, giving them direct access to key institutions like the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) with an achieved latency of 1ms. JSE is the 17th largest exchange in the world by market capitalisation, which is at more than R6- trillion. With about 400 listed companies and 907 securities (JSE, November 2012), South Africa's exchange is Africa's largest and is bigger than Moscow's and Singapore's.
Unrestricted choice of network and service providers
The Telehouse Johannesburg data center is connected to NAP Africa a neutral, layer 2 Internet eXchange (IX) point providing the greatest carrier diversity in Africa which has recently been linked to the Amsterdam Internet Exchange (AMS-IX) enabling better connectivity to Europe and offering opportunities for European carriers to connect across Africa. In addition, Telehouse’ Johannesburg data centercustomers benefit from connectivity to major international carriers including SAT3/SAFE, Seacom, WACS and EASSy, mobile carriers including Vodacom, Level 3 and BT as well as local carriers such as Telkom, Neotel and Broadband Infraco and fibre infrastructure provider Dark Fibre Africa.
Offering 99.999% uptime availability
TELEHOUSE Johannesburg provides security, fire protection and cooling according to a N+1 redundancy policy, with power provided on a 2N basis at 99.999% availability.