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Equinix continues Asia expansion with first South Korean facility

Carrier-neutral data centre will provide interconnection and colocation services to local business and help global customers expand into South Korea Equinix has unveiled plans for a new International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre in Seoul, which marks the firm’s first entry into the South Korean market. The new centre – dubbed SL1 – will provide 18,000… Read More

Equinix completes integration of Verizon data centres

Equinix has finished the integration of Terremark Federal Group (TFG) into its government portfolio, marking the end of its integration of 29 Verizon data centres. TFG, which was acquired by Verizon in 2011, is a specialist in government interconnection and cloud services. Equinix has now incorporated it into its Government Solutions division as part of… Read More

Telefonica and Equinix partner on subsea cable improvements

Telefonica’s infrastructure arm and Equinix are working on landing station projects for two of the world’s highest capacity internet cables. Telxius, the infrastructure subsidiary of Spanish telecom giant Telefonica, is working with Equinix on cable landing station architecture in Virginia Beach, where the cables terminate. The two subsea cables connect large parts of the Americas… Read More

Equinix buys Infomart Dallas for $800 million

Equinix has acquired one of the largest interconnection hubs in the U.S. in an $800 million (approx. £659 million) deal. The Infomart Dallas already hosts four of Equinix’s Dallas International Business Exchange data centres, which combined support 3500 cabinets. This purchase gives Equinix four more assets, which will increase revenue for the firm and prepare… Read More

Five new firms join Multi Tenant Data Center Alliance

Five new firms have joined CommScope’s Multi Tenant Data Center (MTDC) Alliance, including Digital Realty. The MTDC Alliance was formed in June last year in response to the ever-increasing trend towards colocation. As part of the PartnerPro Network, Alliance members are able to offer optimal network infrastructure solutions for customers who need to deploy this… Read More