Cloud computing in South Africa is gaining rapid momentum which is evident with the large data centres being commissioned in the most recent years. The most recent data centre (being commissioned shortly) is for Hetzner South Africa, with a 1200 m2 capacity.[1] Additionally, cloud computing has been considered as one of the key technology trends of 2013. A recent McKinsey report highlighted cloud computing as a disruptive technology that will transform life, business, and the global economy… (more)