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Capacity Middle East 2021: Reconnect
23 March - 19 May | Online 18 - 19 May | Dubai, UAE

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The Digital Digest: MTN's mobile money strikes gold, PDG's billion-dollar data centre plan, a boost for satellites in Kazakhstan, and taking carrier networks cloud native

Season 2, episode 13 is presented by deputy editor Melanie Mingas and features editor-at-large Alan Burkitt-Gray, senior reporter Natalie Bannerman, and special guests Hannes Gredler and Richard Brandon from RtBrick.

15 April 2021 | Capacity Team



Africa’s 700 data centre target

12 April 2021 | Abigail Opiah


Ebbs and flows: Subsea versus edge

26 February 2021 | Natalie Bannerman


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Raxio's growth phase

13 April 2021 | Melanie Mingas

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Africa’s untapped opportunities

12 April 2021 | Natalie Bannerman

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Liquid expands into a cloud company

12 April 2021 | Alan Burkitt-Gray



Reaching the Next 2 bn - Data Centre Deployments in Asia's Developing markets

Asia’s developing markets offer huge potential returns for the data centre industry - India, Indonesia Vietnam and The Philippines hold close to 2 billion potential consumers. While there are additional challenges to deploying data centres in developing markets, the rewards are there for the taking. This session will discuss the factors that make Asia’s developing nations attractive and how to overcome the challenges to deployments, from underdeveloped digital infrastructure to complex business environments.

08 April 2021 | Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research


DDoS attacks: Insights and best practices with Orange and NETSCOUT

08 April 2021 | Orange in partnership with Capacity Media


Extending cloud connectivity to the enterprise market: An essential guide

08 April 2021 | Ievgen Martsin, Product Manager, BICS


Enabling Next-Gen Services for India & APAC Service Providers

24 March 2021 | Rajarshi Purkayastha, Associate Vice President & Head of Presales, Tata Communications


Fireside chat: Can RCS be reignited post-Covid?

12 March 2021 | Capacity Europe 2020