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Mobile traffic is expected to double every year, while video and real-time applications will experience 5x growth, and IP traffic will see 4x growth. This will require dramatic growth in networked data center infrastructure. Equinix can help you increase your share of that revenue.

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Monetize interconnection opportunities.

Platform Equinix’s global footprint of carrier-neutral International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers gives you capital-effective locations to deploy infrastructure once, and then cross connect quickly and efficiently to multiple, high-value customers. Our unique ecosystems give you direct access to leading customers and partners in financial services, cloud services, content, and the enterprise.

Connect to customers such as:

  • 4 of the top 5 video sites (Comscore)
  • 5 of the top 5 Web properties (Comscore)
  • 4 of the top 5 video ad properties (Comscore)
  • 4 of the top 5 social networks (Alexa)
  • 5 of the world's largest MNOs
  • 4 of 5 smart phone platforms
  • 450+ cloud providers
  • 600+ IT service providers

Expand your reach with Platform Equinix.

Platform Equinix is where you can find the most partners to expand your service reach and enter new markets.


Our Dubai colocation center serves as an interconnection hub for the Middle East and also houses the UAE Internet Exchange (UAE-IX) that interconnects global networks, network operators and content providers.

London LD5 IBX facility and Internet exchange point at Slough Trading Estate is a highly focused international business providing extensive ecosystems to meet demand for network exchange services

London LD4 data center and Internet exchange point at Slough Trading Estate is a highly focused international business providing extensive ecosystems to meet the demand for network exchange services.

London LD3 data center and Internet exchange point at Coronation Road is highly focused on international business providing extensive ecosystems to meet the demand for network exchange services.

London LD2 data center and Internet exchange point located at Middlesex is highly focused on international business providing extensive ecosystems to meet the demand for network exchange services.

London LD1 data center and Internet exchange point at Finsbury Pavement is highly focused on international business providing extensive ecosystems to meet the demand for network exchange services.

Zurich colocation services and data center ZH5 is centrally located at Allmendstrasse for network service providers that deliver into the banking district to interconnect partners and customers.

Zurich ZH4 colocation services and data center is centrally located at Josefstrasse for network service providers that deliver into the banking district to interconnect partners and customers.

Zurich colocation services & data center ZH3 are centrally located at Letzigraben for network service providers that deliver into the banking district to interconnect partners and customers.

Zurich colocation services and data center ZH2 is centrally located at Josefstrasse for network service providers that deliver into the banking district to interconnect partners and customers.

Zurich ZH1 colocation services and data center is centrally located at Hardstrasse for network service providers that deliver into the banking district to interconnect partners and customers.

Geneva data center and colocation services at GV2 in Le Lignon are ideal locations for telecom operations and Internet access providers connecting to European financial ecosystems and global markets.

Geneva data center and colocation services at GV1 are ideal locations for telecom operations and Internet access providers connecting to European financial ecosystems and global markets.

Paris PA4 IBX data center and interconnection services located at Pantin allow access to new revenue channels across the globe with leading enterprise business hubs in Europe.

Paris data center and interconnection services at PA2 and PA3 in Saint Denis allow access to new revenue channels across the globe with leading enterprise business hubs in Europe.

Paris data center and interconnection services at PA2 and PA3 in Saint Denis allow access to new revenue channels across the globe with leading enterprise business hubs in Europe.

Paris data center and interconnection services at PA1 in Roissy allow access to new revenue channels across the globe with leading enterprise business hubs in Europe.

Munich Internet exchange point and data centers MU1 and MU3 located at Seidlstrasse are strategic business hubs for financial services and high-tech companies in Germany.

Munich MU2 IBX data center and Internet exchange point located at Am Moosfeld is a strategic business hub for financial services and high-tech companies in Germany.

Munich Internet exchange point and data centers MU1 and MU3 located at Seidlstrasse are strategic business hubs for financial services and high-tech companies in Germany.

Frankfurt FR5 IBX data center at Kleyerstrasse provides direct and settlement-free IP interconnection infrastructure in Germany for important banking, commerce, and telecommunications infrastructure.

Frankfurt FR4 data center at Larchenstrasse provides direct and settlement-free IP interconnection infrastructure in Germany for important banking, commerce, and telecommunications infrastructure.

Frankfurt FR3 data center at Moerfelden provides direct and settlement-free IP interconnection infrastructure in Germany for important banking, commerce, and telecommunications infrastructure.

Frankfurt FR2 IBX facility at Friesstrasse provides direct and settlement-free IP interconnection infrastructure in Germany for important banking, commerce, and telecommunications infrastructure.

Frankfurt FR1 IBX data center at Taubenstrasse provides direct and settlement-free IP interconnection infrastructure in Germany for important banking, commerce, and telecommunications infrastructure.

Dusseldorf DU2 IBX colocation center at Henkelstrasse provides premium Internet exchange services for disaster recovery and business continuity within important network, cloud and IT ecosystems.

Dusseldorf DU1 colocation center at Albertstrasse provides premium Internet exchange services for disaster recovery and business continuity within important network, cloud and IT ecosystems.

Zwolle ZW1 Equinix colocation services and data center is strategically located in the Netherlands for interconnection to global markets within a thriving business ecosystem.

Enschede EN1 colocation services in the Netherlands gives partners access to top global markets through Equinix premium data centers providing interconnection and business continuity.

Amsterdam AM3 data center and Internet Exchange point is located at Science Park with vital peering opportunities suitable for mission-critical interconnection and colocation services.

Amsterdam AM1 and AM2 data centers and Internet Exchange point located at Laarderhoogtweg with vital peering opportunities suitable for mission-critical interconnection and colocation services.

Amsterdam AM1 and AM2 data centers and Internet Exchange point located at Laarderhoogtweg with vital peering opportunities suitable for mission-critical interconnection and colocation services.

Sao Paulo SP2 colocation and data center connects customers to the world's most networked data centers. SP2, through the ALOG strategic partnership, offers a broad range of network services.

Sao Paulo SP1 colocation and data center connects customers to the world's most networked data centers. SP1, through the ALOG strategic partnership, offers a broad range of network services.

Rio de Janerio RJ2 IBX data center offers premium colocation facilities and interconnection services. RJ2, through the ALOG strategic partnership, provides and a wide range of network services.

Rio de Janerio RJ1 IBX data center offers premium colocation facilities and interconnection services. RJ1, through the ALOG strategic partnership, provides and a wide range of network services.

Toronto TR1 colocation and Internet exchange service is positioned in an Equinix pre-eminent telecommunications carrier hotel in Canada for partner interconnection across the digital supply chain.

Washington DC colocation services at DC11 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC10 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points in the world with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC8 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points in the world with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC7 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points in the world with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC6 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC5 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points in the world with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC4 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points in the world with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC3 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points in the world with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation services at DC2 by Equinix represent some of the largest Internet exchange points in the world with several locations LEED and SSAE16 SOC-1 Type II certified.

Washington DC colocation and data center services at DC1 provide Carpathia compliant managed hosting, Tier 3 enterprise virtual private cloud, and Rackspace Cloud Private Edition.

Equinix's IBX Silicon Valley data center SV8 serves the largest concentration of high-tech companies and peering hubs in the world with access to important financial and enterprise ecosystems.

Equinix's IBX Silicon Valley data center SV6 serves the largest concentration of high-tech companies and peering hubs in the world with access to important financial and enterprise ecosystems.

Equinix's IBX Silicon Valley data center SV5 serves the largest concentration of high-tech companies and peering hubs in the world with access to important financial and enterprise ecosystems.

Equinix's IBX Silicon Valley data center SV4 serves the largest concentration of high-tech companies and peering hubs in the world with access to important financial and enterprise ecosystems.

Equinix's IBX Silicon Valley data center SV3 serves the largest concentration of high-tech companies and peering hubs in the world with access to important financial and enterprise ecosystems.

Equinix's IBX Silicon Valley data center SV2 serves the largest concentration of high-tech companies and peering hubs in the world with access to important financial and enterprise ecosystems.

Equinix's IBX Silicon Valley data center SV1 provides RightScale Hybrid Cloud, NetApp Private Storage, and Carpathia compliant manage hosting services.

The SE3 IBX facility at Seattle, expands access to world-class global colocation and connectivity of Platform Equinix. SE3 is an expansion space for those with deployments in Westin building.

Zone 3 seismic rated Equinix data center SE2 in Seattle, WA offers extensive network choice and cloud and IT ecosystems.

Philadelphia PH1 IBX data center located on North Broad Street provides premium colocation services to interconnect partners and customers in financial and enterprise ecoystems.

New York data center NY9 at 8th Avenue serves large financial, media, and enterprise companies with Equinix International Business Exchange facilities and premium interconnection services.

New York data center NY8 at Hudson serves the world's largest financial, media, and enterprise companies with Equinix International Business Exchange facilities and premium interconnection services.

New York data center location NY7 at West Side Ave serves the world's largest financial, media, and enterprise companies with Equinix IBX facilities and premium interconnection services.

New York data center NY5 in Secaucus serves the world's largest financial, media, and enterprise companies with Equinix International Business Exchange facilities and premium interconnection services

New York data center NY4 in Secaucus serves the world's largest financial, media, and enterprise companies with Equinix International Business Exchange facilities and premium interconnection services

New York data center NY2 in Secaucus serves the world's largest financial, media, and enterprise companies with Equinix International Business Exchange facilities and premium interconnection services

New York data center NY1 is one of Equinix's IBX facilities located at Halsey St. which serves the world's largest financial, media, and enterprise companies with premium interconnection services.

Miami MI3 colocation services and Internet exchange point, located at Boca Raton, offers premium interconnection services for enterprise and cloud ecosystems by Equinix.

Miami MI2 IBX data center located in the Miami Central Business district in the Metro Mall building is one of the largest Internet exchange points with fiber diversity and satellite roof rights.

Los Angeles colocation center at LA4 services offer network strategies to Internet content delivery and entertainment companies worldwide and are optimized for increased performance and low latency.

Los Angeles colocation center at LA3 offers network strategies to Internet content delivery and entertainment companies worldwide and are optimized for increased performance and low latency.

Los Angeles LA2 colocation and data center offers network strategies to Internet content delivery and entertainment companies and are optimized for increased performance and low latency.

Los Angeles LA1 data center and colocation services offers network strategies to Internet content delivery and entertainment companies and are optimized for increased performance and low latency.

Denver DE1 IBX data center and Internet exchange point in Englewood is strategically located in Denver's Tech Center district, offering extensive network choice and partner interconnection.

Dallas DA6 data center and International Business Exchange (IBX), Equinix's newest location in the Dallas metro, supports the growing enterprise ecosystems with accelerated deployment of virtual and cloud solutions.

Dallas DA4 data center and International Business Exchange (IBX) location on Bryan St., supports enterprise ecosystems with accelerated deployment of virtual and cloud solutions.

Dallas data centers DA3, one of Equinix's original International Business Exchange locations, serves a number of telecommunications companies with premium colocation services.

Dallas data centers DA2, one of Equinix's original International Business Exchange locations, serves a number of telecommunications companies with premium colocation services.

Dallas data centers DA1, one of Equinix's original International Business Exchange locations, serves a number of telecommunications companies with premium colocation services.

Equinix Chicago data center CH4, located in one of the world's top 10 global financial centers, supplies interconnection services to enhance performance and control latency targets

Equinix Chicago data center at CH3, located in one of the world's top 10 global financial centers, supply interconnection services to enhance performance and control latency targets.

Equinix Chicago data center CH2 located in one of the world's top 10 global financial centers, supplies interconnection services to enhance performance and control latency targets.

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Boston BO1 data center in Waltham provides extensive ecosystem strength for global interconnection to partners and customers with accelerated deployment of virtual and cloud solutions.

Atlanta data center AT3 is located in Equinix carrier hotels on Marietta Street, bringing a network ecosystem to the Southeast's largest concentration of telecommunications companies.

Atlanta data center AT2 is located in Equinix carrier hotels on Marietta Street, bringing a network ecosystem to the Southeast's largest concentration of telecommunications companies.

Atlanta data center AT1 is located in dedicated Equinix carrier hotels on Peachtree Street bringing a network ecosystem to the Southeast's largest concentration of telecommunications companies.

Singapore SG2 colocation and data center at Pioneer Walk are home to the Asia-Pacific Network Operation Center with Internet exchange points access to one of the world's three GRX peering points.

Singapore SG1 colocation and data center at Ayer Rajah are home to the Asia-Pacific Network Operation Center (NOC) with Internet exchange points access to one of the world's three GRX peering points.

Equinix Tokyo data center TY4 and Internet exchange point offers direct access to key Internet Exchange, stock exchange, and financial services partners.

Equinix Tokyo data center TY3 and Internet exchange point offers direct access to key Internet Exchange, stock exchange, and financial services partners.

Equinix Tokyo data center TY2 and Internet exchange point offers direct access to key Internet Exchange, stock exchange, and financial services partners.

Equinix Tokyo data center TY1 and Internet exchange point offers direct access to key Internet Exchange, stock exchange, and financial services partners.

Osaka data center and Interconnection network in Japan incorporates seismic protection features with extensive network choice and direct connection to Dojima, a major internet exchange hub.

The JK1 data center located at Cibitung offers colocation and interconnection services to secure digital ecosystems built by networks, enterprise, cloud , IT companies and financial institutions.

Equinix's Hong Kong data centers and colocation facilities are strategically situated in one of Asia's busiest centers for international finance and trade.

Equinix's Hong Kong data centers and colocation facilities are strategically situated in one of Asia's busiest centers for international finance and trade.

Equinix's Hong Kong data centers and colocation facilities are strategically situated in one of Asia's busiest centers for international finance and trade.

Shanghai is China's largest city and main financial center. Equinix's data centers are strategically located in the heart of this city to give customers access to some of the fastest-growing markets in the world.

Shanghai is China's largest city and main financial center. Equinix's data centers are strategically located in the heart of this city to give customers access to some of the fastest-growing markets in the world.

Shanghai is China's largest city and main financial center. Equinix's data centers are strategically located in the heart of this city to give customers access to some of the fastest-growing markets in the world.

Shanghai is China's largest city and main financial center. Equinix's data centers are strategically located in the heart of this city to give customers access to some of the fastest-growing markets in the world.

Sydney SY3 colocation services, near the Central Business District with access to Southern Cross Cable Head, provide extensive network interconnection in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.

Sydney SY2 colocation services, near the Central Business District with access to Southern Cross Cable Head, provide extensive network interconnection in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.

Sydney colocation services at SY1, near the Central Business District with access to Southern Cross Cable Head, provide extensive network interconnection in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.

ME1 meets strong regional demand for premium data center services, which comes amid growth in data consumption and cloud services in the Australian and global IT markets.


  • Access 1,000+ public and private networks to optimize access, latency and uptime performance.
  • Target 4,500+ network-hungry customers, including specialized cloud and financial ecosystems—all just a cross connect away.
  • Connect buyers and sellers of Ethernet services worldwide through Equinix Internet Exchange.
  • Leverage Equinix Internet Exchange, the world’s most widely distributed peering and traffic exchange, peering 2,500 Gbps of IP traffic to over 90% of the world’s Internet routes.
  • Easily access all three of the global roaming exchange (GRX) data exchanges for mobile traffic.
  • Gain access to GRX operators—24 of 35 GRX operators use Equinix for global data roaming services.
  • Ensure you can scale your services with coverage in 32 major business and population centers across the Americas, EMEA, and Asia-Pacific.
  • Rely on 10M+ ft 2 of global data center capacity and power in highly reliable data centers delivering a >99.999% uptime record.

Use the same infrastructure in the same sites to cross connect directly to 4500+ cloud services, content, enterprise and financial services customers.

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Join the world's most important networks.

In 2000, to ensure the future growth of the Internet, several major IP backbones looked to establish strategic interconnection hubs with a single neutral data center operator. They chose Equinix. Soon, the top networks, carriers and Internet service providers (ISPs) followed, and today, 1,000+ of them have established strategic points of presence in Equinix IBX data centers around the globe.

Leverage this density and diversity of interconnection partners to achieve the network deployment speed and scale you need. Grow revenue by expanding your network presence and services into new regions across the globe. Best of all, use the same infrastructure in the same sites to cross connect directly to 4,500+ cloud services, content, enterprise and financial services customers. You can’t do that in a carrier hotel.

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