Etisalat opens new data centre in Nigeria

Etisalat_logoEtisalat Nigeria recently announced that it successfully launched a new data centre in Abuja. The company claims, the new data centre is build with latest technology and is all set to address the growing demand for cloud and disaster recovery services in Nigeria.

Commenting on the launch of the new data centre, Matthew Willsher, CEO at Etisalat Nigeria said “the investment was made to ensure that customer service on the network is seamless and hassle-free. Our goal is to create more value for our customers by improving quality, reduce costs, introduce innovation and increase speed of delivery. This data centre will ensure that we remain innovative and that our customers will have continuity of service.”

Willsher further said, “the data centre was built to international standards and features an uninterrupted power supply – which has been placed in a fireproof and secure environment. This is in order to guarantee efficient data back-up capacity and to safely store and access critical data and IT equipment.”

This is the third data centre for Etisalat Nigeria in Abuja besides the other two data centres in Lagos and Kano.