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When our founders started Equinix in 1998, they envisioned a place where the information-driven world could grow and thrive. They wanted to ensure the vitality of the digital economy at a time when the Internet was revolutionizing the way businesses shared information—and exceeding its capacity for growth. Now, as we move into the interconnected era, Equinix is protecting, connecting and powering the digital economy by bringing more companies across 41 markets on five continents.

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Equinix connects the world's leading businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. Learn more about how we got here, what we believe in, and why we are the world's interconnection leader.

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Equinix's objective is to be the interconnection platform for the world's leading businesses. Our purpose is to protect, connect and power the digital economy through our data centers and network connectivity, colocation and professional services, and our portfolio of advanced interconnection solutions. Equinix's primary financial goals are to maximize earnings and cash flow, and to allocate capital toward growth initiatives that will drive long-term shareholder value.

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Equinix and Citrix partner to improve performance and maximize application reliability

Equinix and Citrix partner to solve the ultimate connectivity challenge to improve performance and maximize application reliability for all of your business branches and remote locations.

DataCenterNews: Equinix to play host for Facebook & TIP Voyager trials

“With Equinix's leadership and support, the Voyager ecosystem will serve as a first ever white box for switching, routing and DWDM in the Wide Area Networks to exemplify a new way of open collaboration and innovation and has been contributed to the TIP community."

AWS Direct Connect Service now Available in Equinix Los Angeles

With AWS Direct Connect, companies can connect their customer-owned and managed infrastructure directly to AWS, establishing a private connection to the cloud that can reduce costs, increase performance, and deliver a more consistent network experience. The Equinix Los Angeles location brings the total number of Equinix metros offering AWS Direct Connect service to twelve, globally, five of those are within North America. 

Equinix Introduces the Media Cloud Ecosystem for the Entertainment Industry

Today, more than 500 content and media companies such as Content Bridge, Movile, and Selevision use EMCEE to peer with the industry's largest concentration of CDNs, multiple system operators (MSOs) and social media platforms, enabling faster content development and distribution, as well as significant cost savings.


“More than ever, media and entertainment businesses need to efficiently manage content creation, storage and distribution utilizing high speed network infrastructure combined with cloud technologies. This ecosystem does so with unprecedented speed and ease of implementation.” 

MESA: ContentBridge Leverages Equinix as "Point of Orchestration"

Media and Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA), reports Equinix is helping ContentBridge shift its business model "away from managed and custom services to a self-serve software as a service (SaaS) offering for content owners."

Live Q&A panel debate: What does ‘the cloud’ mean for pharma?

Launching on May 4th, pharmaphorum will present the first in its Open Debate series, designed to make top industry experts accessible to answer your questions on key topics shaping not only our industry but the day-to-day lives of those working within it.

Equinix France obtient l’agrément HADS pour l’hébergement des données de santé

L’agrément HADS atteste de la capacité d’Equinix France à héberger en toute sécurité des données médicales numérisées 

Equinix Celebrates Graduation of Apprentices at the London Slough Campus

LONDON — November 03, 2015 Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data centre company, this week announced the graduation of four apprentices. 

Equinix and Global Capacity Collaborate to Provide Enterprise Customers with Direct Access to Cloud

Equinix and Global Capacity, announced a collaboration to provide enterprise customers with direct access to the many cloud service providers available on the Equinix Cloud Exchange™ via Global Capacity's One Marketplace™.

BLOOMBERG: Equinix Makes $3.5 Billion Bid for Telecity, Risking Dutch Deal

[Bloomberg] Equinix Inc.’s takeover advance leaves Telecity Group Plc shareholders with a choice of favoring the $3.5 billion approach from the U.S. data-center operator or backing the British company’s plan to buy a Dutch rival.

Equinix to Offer Direct Access to Microsoft Office 365 via Equinix Cloud Exchange

Dedicated network connectivity gives enterprise customers greater performance and reliability.

Nasdaq DR Data Center to Move from Ashburn to Chicago

Nasdaq OMX Group is moving their disaster recovery data center from Ashburn, Virginia, to Chicago. The new DR site will be located in Equinix's CH4 facility. 

Cirracore Joins Equinix Cloud Exchange to Enable Secure Connections to VMware-based Clouds

Provides enterprise customers with the ability to directly connect to Cirracore cloud services in multiple markets.

Equinix Acquires Professional Services Company Nimbo

Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that it has acquired Nimbo, a leading professional services company focused primarily on helping enterprises develop and implement hybrid cloud IT architectures.

Waters Rankings 2014: Best Datacenter Provider -- Equinix

Scale might be important, but for large numbers of financial services organizations, doing it on their own is too costly a prospect, particularly when it comes to datacenters.

Amazon Web Services Direct Connect Service Now Available in Germany at Equinix Data Centers

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq:  EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, announced the immediate availability of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect cloud service in Equinix's Germany International Business Exchange (IBX®) data centers. 

CloudSigma Enhances Hybrid Cloud Solutions with Equinix Cloud Exchange

Equinix, the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that CloudSigma, a public cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, is the latest cloud service provider to join the Equinix Cloud Exchange™.

Equinix Deepens Hybrid Cloud Partnership with NetApp

NetApp's private storage offering for Microsoft Azure expands the range of cloud solutions now available inside Equinix data centers

Growth, Innovation and Value Themes for Equinix Analyst Day 2014

Members of the Equinix C-suite, led by CEO Steve Smith, met with 300 members of the global investment community in New York today to present the Equinix worldview looking forward from 2014 and beyond to fifteen years out.

Gone Global: Performance Hub Hits World Stage, Offers Access to Equinix Cloud Exchange

Equinix Performance Hub exists to make it easier for businesses to move to the cloud, but it's only been available in North America since we introduced it this winter. That changed on June 2nd, because Performance Hub is going global. 

Equinix to Make Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Available through Data Centers in 16 Markets Globally

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced a partnership to bring Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute to 16 global markets inside Equinix International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers

Introducing DA6, Equinix's newest data center in the greater Dallas Area

Equinix is excited to announce the opening of its fifth data center in the Dallas area, DA6. Located in the Dallas Infomart, and open for business immediately, DA6 offers more than 82,000 square feet of colocation space. This brings Equinix’s total square footage in Dallas to more than 230,000 square feet. With five data centers in Dallas, Equinix offers the largest ecosystem of network and cloud providers for our customers to connect to. Stay tuned for additional information our upcoming launch event at DA6, scheduled to take place on June 11, 2014. 

Equinix to Open Sixth London Data Center in Slough

Equinix will build a new data center called LD6 in its highly successful London Slough campus in response to consistent demand from customers in the financial services, content, cloud and enterprise segments. Major investment in leading London data center campus includes construction of new high-performance facility and acquisition of existing sites

VIDEO: Validation Isn’t Just for Parking: Introducing the Equinix Solution Validation Center

Data centers today are rarely simple. Hybrid cloud architectures, AWS, WAN optimization and balancing traffic across multiple sites are just some of the complexities to consider when designing, building and deploying data centers. With so many interdependencies and moving parts, how can companies tell if their new data centers will perform as expected?


Case Study: How Broadcasters Can Leverage Equinix Cloud Exchange




The 2016 Economics of Web Scraping Report

Web scraping is responsible for millions of dollars in lost annual revenue. It is the wholesale theft of website content. On average, 2% of online revenue is lost as a result of web scraping.

The 2016 Bad Bot Landscape Report

How to identify and stop malicious bots from attacking your websites.

Connecting the New Digital Media Ecosystem

Internet delivery and cloud hosting has transformed all aspects of content and media value chain, impacting how content is created, managed and delivered. Consumers now demand content on any device at any time, regardless of the network they are using.

Selevision Success Story

“Our aim is to be the primary entertainment gateway for on-demand, from any device.”To work, it would require Selevision ‘pulling’ the content from multiple content providers and broadcasters and sending it to customers, on-demand.

ContentBridge Success Story

ContentBridge soon recognized the opportunity to create the first truly cloud-based digital content distribution solution by leveraging platform and infrastructure providers such asMicrosoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

Equinix Named Best Data Center Provider by Waters Technology

Read the interview with John Knuff, vice president of global ecosystems at Equinix, and find out more about why, once again, Equinix was named as the best data center provider.

The Internet of Things and Staying Healthy

In our “Things in the Internet of Things” series, we try to make the IoT less about what’s possible tomorrow and more about what’s happening today. And since everyone enjoys being healthy, we thought we’d look at some things in the IoT that aim to keep us that way.

Download Presentation, New York 2016

Click the button to download the New York presentation file from June 2nd, 2016.

Download Presentation, Washington D.C. 2016

Click the button to download the Washington D.C. presentation file from March 1st, 2016.

Download Presentation, New Jersey 2016

Click the button to download the New Jersey presentation file from March 3rd, 2016.

Download Presentation, Atlanta 2016

Click the button to download the Atlanta presentation file from February 25th, 2016.

Download Presentation, Chicago 2016

Click the button to download the Chicago presentation file from May 24th, 2016.

Download Presentation, Silicon Valley 2016

Click the button to download the Silicon Valley presentation file from February 23rd, 2016.

Equinix ContentBridge Success Story

Equinix empowers a leading provider of digital supply chain solutionsto transform their industry’s business model via a scalable and robust interconnection solution.

Technology Viewpoint: Expanding Horizons in The Insurance Sector

The insurance sector is looking to new markets for growth and James Maudslay of Equinix says technology will have a major role to play in enabling the success in those new territories. 

Webinar: Internet of Things & Big Data

This webcast looks at the Internet of Things, and what financial firms need to understand in order to capitalise on the phenomena while avoiding potential pitfalls.

Rackspace Jumps on Equinix Interconnect Bandwagon

Data center operator Equinix has seen great success with its strategy of offering organizations direct, dedicated connections between the public cloud and their own infrastructure. Rackspace is the latest to sign up.

What is the Enterprise of the Future?

Enterprise Times takes a look at the what lies behind interconnection.

Number of Interconnected Enterprises to Shoot Up by 2017

Interconnection in this context is defined as direct, secure physical or virtual connections between a company and its partners, customers and employees.

Aite Group Survey: Asia-Pacific FX

The pace of change in foreign currency markets is increasing, with the pivotal Asia-Pacific region at the heart of many of these changes. This Aite Group study explores how Asia-Pacific market participants are responding to topics such as competitive devaluations by some nations and a migration to trading FX electronically. Aimed at individuals involved in or with knowledge of currency trading activities for their employers, this study should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete.

Evolution Events Home

WATCH VIDEO: Hear industry executives and business leaders discuss how IT evolution can transform organizations, resulting in impactful and lasting business value.

The Future of OTC Electronic Trading

Prospering In Today’s Financial Services Industry is About More Than Just Speed