Snowball is a data centre operator and internet service provider founded in 1998.
The business consists of a team of dedicated and passionate individuals who put a lot of emphasis on running great infrastructure whilst also providing excellent customer service. Snowball’s ethos is to always be there for the client.
The portfolio of services comprise a data centre, connectivity, and voice over IP. Snowball is a Google Apps reseller. The data centre is in Technopark Stellenbosch from where we offer dedicated server hosting, colocation, virtual server hosting, and Linux and Web hosting services. Connectivity services comprise capped and uncapped ADSL, wireless broadband, and specialised wireless solutions such as symmetrical wireless, point to point wireless, and coupon-based wireless internet hotspots.
Snowball has a wireless network that spans most of the Western Cape from Gordon’s Bay to Melkbosstrand, including Stellenbosch, Helderberg, Paarl, Wellington, Cape Town, Northern Suburbs and Simonstown / Glencairn. The network consists of more than 50 base stations and thousands of radios servicing many thousands of users. It was built in it’s entirety by us and is managed and operated by us. Snowball has a 24-hour help desk that monitors all critical systems in the data centre and on the network.