Latest Equinix publications

IBM expands hybrid cloud partnership with Equinix

As IBM looks to expand its cloud, security and analytics solutions, the multinational tech giant has announced a raft of 12 new cloud sites for its hybrid cloud offering, as well as a major partnership with data centre company Equinix. The new cloud locations include three IBM-owned facilities in Frankfurt, Tokyo, and Mexico City, and form part… Read More

Is there a chance of cloud sanity breaking out?

Most major vendors have agreed it is good to avoid locking in their customers and now the discussion has moved on to realising the promise of the cloud. So, now, Clive Longbottom looks forward to a time when the composite app becomes the norm At one stage, it looked like the cloud computing community was… Read More

Rackspace focuses on service as hunt for investor continues

The hunt by hosting services company, Rackspace, for a knight in shining armour with deep pockets continues while, in the meantime, the operation gets on with business. Toby Owen (pictured), the head of product strategy for the open cloud company, said the move to appoint a financial services company to assess its strategic options was… Read More

GoGrid adds its big data capabilities to Equinix Cloud Exchange

Data centre company Equinix has won a significant boost for its new global interconnection solution by attracting big data and analytics player, GoGrid, to join. Equinix Cloud Exchange gives customers direct access to clouds and networks across the world. GoGrid is adding its Cloud Bridge which provides access to its existing cloud. “Expanding our relationship… Read More