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About the Africa Data Centres Association

The Africa Data Centres Association (ADCA) is the trade organization of data centres on the African continent. The ADCA unites leading data centres in the Africa with a common mission: the strengthening of economic growth and the profiling of the data centre sector to government, media and society.

The ADCA expresses industry views on regulatory and policy issues. It demonstrates leadership by facilitating and encouraging members to implement operational improvements in the form of best practices.The ADCA promotes education and contributes to technical standards, which enables the data centre industry in Africa and other continents to further distinguish itself.


To provide a platform for African data centre operators, both commercially and politically, with the overall aim of promoting and developing growth for the industry.

The Africa Data Centre Association was launched in Marrakech on September, 2018.