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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 center industry in Africa and other continents to further distinguish itself.

ADCA offers memberships  to companies which operate data centres and which provide commercial colocation services to their customers. A candidate can apply by contacting ADCA directly or by means of recommendation of existing participants. In order to warrant both trust and quality, the candidate is evaluated based on the core values and Code of Conduct of the Africa Data Centres Association. Finally, the candidate will become a participant.


  • Being part of a trusted expert community within the data center sector
  • Increased visibility and effective branding on our website, publications and other expressions
  • Representation at open and private ADCA events, workshops and networking receptions
  • A clear and concise Code of Conduct
  • Active representation and promotion in the news
  • One united voice with regard to relevant themes
  • National and international promotion and positioning
  • Lobby activities
  • Efficiënt representation within interest groups
  • Active monitoring of sector standards quality & environmental institutions
  • The possibility to publish news via ADCA marketing channels
  • Access to the member portal, which includes a knowledge base, marketing & PR materials and internal announcements


Are you interested to know more or would you like to apply for a membership?

Please send us your company details via the contact form and we will share the details for participants, both members and partners.


Africa Data Centres Association (ADCA)
Abidjan XL Plateau Centre,
Avenue Dr Crozet,
Immeuble XL 6ème et 7ème Etage,
01 BP 2785 Abidjan 01
Cote d’Ivoire