Ethiopia’s first private data centre launches, courtesy of RedFox Solutions

(Photo: Anteneh Aklilu)

RedFox Solutions Group becomes the first private data center after officially launching its Operations on Monday September 19, 2022. The inauguration ceremony took place at Hyatt Regency hotel and saw addresses by government officials and executives from both companies.
The HQ and Modular Data Center 1 (RFETH-MDC01) are strategically located at the ICT Park and are expected to become a key pillar for; building Ethiopia’s digital economy, lifting the startup ecosystem and overall acceleration of the digital transformation of the country. As indicated on the launching ceremony, the move aims to bring state-of the-art infrastructure, availability, efficiency, and sustainability to the sought-after ICT hub at the park.
RedFox was founded by Ethiopian-Diaspora Professionals with multiple years of experience in the areas of Telecom and Information Technology. In addition to its four main products (Edge Presence, Cloud, Modular Data Center and Build-to-suite), RedFox offers off-premise customized infrastructure deployments , secure certified designs, and architectures for institutions that have compliance requirements for in-house solutions. RedFox will also provide certifications-enabled data center designs to keep up with the quick and ever-changing trends in the industry; to list some of the best certifications its designs will enable: HIPPA, PCI DSS, SSAE 16, SOC, ETC.