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Equinix Wants to Do to Data Center Connectivity What AWS Did to Computing

Equinix Wants to Do to Data Center Connectivity What AWS Did to Computing

DATACENTER KNOWLEDGE: New Cloud Exchange Fabric uses SDN to shrink interconnection lead times from months to minutes.   READ MORE +


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The Essential Strategy for Scaling Digital Businesses

The Essential Strategy for Scaling Digital Businesses


The largest digital players have known for years that private connections, in which data and information can be exchanged directly without traversing the public Internet, is the only option.   READ MORE +
Equinix and Iguazio partner to drive smart mobility

Equinix and Iguazio partner to drive smart mobility


Information Age: hybrid cloud solution enables leading Asian ride-hailing applications to deliver real time and event-driven insights   READ MORE +
Interconnecting the Globe One Subsea Cable at a time

Interconnecting the Globe One Subsea Cable at a time


It’s been estimated that 80 percent of all Internet traffic between Western Europe and Russia goes through Finland.   READ MORE +
Equinix Wants to Do to Data Center Connectivity What AWS Did to Computing

Equinix Wants to Do to Data Center Connectivity What AWS Did to Computing


DATACENTER KNOWLEDGE: New Cloud Exchange Fabric uses SDN to shrink interconnection lead times from months to minutes.   READ MORE +
Bye-bye public internet, hello interconnection

Bye-bye public internet, hello interconnection


Commenting on the Global Interconnection Index (GII) released by Equinix last month, Gill told Computerworld Hong Kong that enterprises could cut their network costs by half with 50% improvement in performance through rewiring their network typology to include interconnection.   READ MORE +
Speaker Spotlight: Global Capacity’s Mary Stanhope Speaks up on the Evolution of the WAN for Cloud

Speaker Spotlight: Global Capacity’s Mary Stanhope Speaks up on the Evolution of the WAN for Cloud


How businesses use and connect to the Cloud is changing. With the accelerated use of private and hybrid Cloud applications and computing, network and application service providers alike are seeing a substantial shift in how businesses want to connect to the Cloud – particularly mid-tier and large enterprises.    READ MORE +
Five Reasons Customers Are Thankful for One Marketplace™

Five Reasons Customers Are Thankful for One Marketplace™


It is that time of year again: a time to give thanks for everything we are grateful for during the past year; a time to be thankful to our valued customers for their continued support; and a time to thank our employees for their diligence and dedication to making Global...   READ MORE +
Application Availability Comes First, All Else Follows

Application Availability Comes First, All Else Follows


Do you know which IT services IT managers value above all else?  N5 Networks asked over 300 of their customers to name the IT service without which they couldn’t imagine deploying an application. In January of 2015, they released the results of their ‘State of Application Delivery’ Customer Survey, stating that 40%...   READ MORE +
Speaker Spotlight: Global Capacity’s Brandon Pemberton Talks Cloud Connectivity

Speaker Spotlight: Global Capacity’s Brandon Pemberton Talks Cloud Connectivity


The IT organization as we know it is changing, with more businesses fostering a Cloud-first strategy and moving their mission-critical IT assets off premise to third-party data centers and colocation facilities.   READ MORE +
Customer Spotlight: NovoLogic Strengthens Service and Makes History with Global Capacity

Customer Spotlight: NovoLogic Strengthens Service and Makes History with Global Capacity


Lawrenceville, GA-based NovoLogic operates a bit differently than your average organization. The company, a self-described “culture agency,” has helped fine-tune the culture, messaging and brand authenticity and consistency of renowned organizations such as Chick-fil-A, Coca-Cola and the University of Phoenix. It’s no wonder the company required the help of an equally innovative...   READ MORE +
The Demise of the Corporate WAN

The Demise of the Corporate WAN


In 2008, in the article titled: “Cloud computing: End of the corporate WAN?” NetworkWorld asked the interesting and significant question: Why have a WAN when I have the cloud?” The article questioned the long term viability of corporate WANs vs the ubiquitous connectivity that cloud could provide.   READ MORE +
Five Keys to Solving Today’s Network Connectivity Challenge

Five Keys to Solving Today’s Network Connectivity Challenge


Enterprise customers want to be able to easily procure network connectivity for their unique business applications. For example, a connectivity solution for a retailer’s point of sale system at a price point that meets its budget and with a quality of service that meets its expectations. Depending on the business...   READ MORE +
Choose Your Cloud, Choose Your Network

Choose Your Cloud, Choose Your Network


It is estimated that, by 2018, more than 60 percent of organizations will have moved their infrastructure onto cloud platforms. As more enterprises migrate to the cloud, the demands for performance and dependability will rise. The network is one of the key components affecting user experience for cloud users.   READ MORE +
The Role of Connectivity in Revitalizing Commercial Real Estate

The Role of Connectivity in Revitalizing Commercial Real Estate


The level of connectivity within commercial buildings has rapidly advanced in response to the Internet of Things (IoT), or the ever-increasing number of facility systems, business equipment and everyday objects that are connected over the internet, making reliable connectivity a necessity for any commercial real estate property today.    READ MORE +
Simplifying Enterprise Cloud Connectivity and Consumption

Simplifying Enterprise Cloud Connectivity and Consumption


Cost. Agility. Innovation. For the modern-day enterprise, the advantages of migrating business applications to the Cloud are many. From substantial cost savings realized through economies of scale and pay-per-use models, to faster innovation and time to market, to the agility and flexibility of auto-scaling systems to accommodate growing application loads,...   READ MORE +
7 Undeniable Reasons Why Your Network Should be Flexible

7 Undeniable Reasons Why Your Network Should be Flexible


Here are 7 undeniable reasons why you should use a cloud-based WAN to make your cloud connectivity flexible.   READ MORE +
Smarter Connections for the Smart Building

Smarter Connections for the Smart Building


Today, consumers demand everything from TVs, to phones, to automobiles to be “smart”, or have the ability to connect to other devices or networks.   READ MORE +
Simple, Direct Ethernet Connectivity to Google Cloud Platform

Simple, Direct Ethernet Connectivity to Google Cloud Platform


The Cloud is reshaping the competitive landscape of business. Today’s companies, whether a sole proprietorship or global, multi-site enterprise, are investing in Cloud technology to gain real business value as well as an advantage over the competition.    READ MORE +
Five Essential Attributes for Designing the New Business WAN

Five Essential Attributes for Designing the New Business WAN


Wide Area Networks (WANs) are critical to the day-to-day business operations of today’s enterprises, connecting headquarters, remote offices and data centers with business applications.   READ MORE +
Any Teleport in a Storm

Any Teleport in a Storm


When your communications make a 72,000km round trip into orbit and back to reach you, the last thing you want is for the weather to get in the way. For people and businesses relying on satellite signals to communicate across Brazil, this can be much more than a minor hiccup. So...   READ MORE +