Rapidly growing ICT infrastructure specialist Flexenclosure opens office in Johannesburg
4th September 2014
Flexenclosure, a designer and manufacturer of prefabricated data centre buildings and intelligent power management systems for the ICT industry, has opened a new office in Johannesburg, South Africa, to serve its growing number of customers in Africa.
The new office, which is located in the Business Center in Fourways just north of Johannesburg, was opened on 1st September and is headed by Carita Tissari da Costa, Flexenclosure’s Sales Director for Africa.
Flexenclosure is a fast growing supplier of advanced infrastructure for the information and communications technology industries. Its two key products are eSite, a hybrid power system for off-grid and bad-grid cell sites that can cut diesel costs by up to 90 per cent, and eCentre, custom-designed, prefabricated data centre buildings that are fast to deploy, energy efficient and easy to expand.
Recent orders from ACS, airtel, HTN, inwi, MTN and Vodacom
The need for speed of deployment and the benefits of prefabricated data centre buildings, as well as the trend towards energy efficient and green power solutions, have made Flexenclosure’s products increasingly popular. The company is experiencing triple digit order growth so far this year and expects revenues to increase to $55-60M for 2014.
Recent orders and deployments on the mother continent include a data centre for airtel Sierra Leone, an energy centre for Vodacom Tanzania, eSites for inwi in Morocco and Helios Towers in Nigeria, a turnkey communications centre for ACS in Angola and a data centre for MTN Côte d’Ivoire.
Flexenclosure is a designer and manufacturer of prefabricated data centre buildings and intelligent power management systems for the ICT industry. The company provides systems that are fully integrated, modular, factory tested for reliability, adaptable to local conditions and quick to install.
eSite is a hybrid power system for off-grid and bad-grid cell sites that cuts diesel costs by up to 90 per cent. eSite is an integrated single-cabinet system for maximum reliability and speed of installation. eManager, a remote site management and KPI reporting tool, is an integral part of the product.
eCentres are custom-designed, prefabricated data centre buildings that are fast to deploy, energy efficient and easy to expand. eCentre is a future proofed state-of-the-art technical facility that provides a flexible and expandable open floor space and is optimised for energy efficiency.
Flexenclosure was founded in 1989 and is based in Vara, Sweden, headquartered in Stockholm and with additional offices in in India, Kenya, Malaysia, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa and the UAE. Customers include airtel, MTN, Vodacom and Zain.