Equinix Ethernet Exchange

Equinix Ethernet Exchange™ is where Ethernet buyers and sellers discover, transact with, and interconnect to each other. It fast-tracks your private network interconnectivity, lowers operational costs, and accelerates revenue growth.


Ethernet Exchange Benefits

Equinix Ethernet Exchange reduces time-to-market, lowers operational costs, and accelerates revenue growth by removing geographic boundaries associated with offering Ethernet-based services. With Ethernet Exchange you can:

  • Search for and discover new partners with our Ethernet Portal, enabling expansion of your service reach.
  • Expand sales opportunities by listing your service availability and responding to Requests for Quotes (RFQs).
  • Power your critical revenue streams with a highly reliable, secure and scalable platform.
  • Use partner members to extend private and direct connectivity to your cloud platforms.
  • Offer resale and wholesale services to other service providers looking to expand their service offerings.
  • Extend network and service offerings to end customers through Equinix Ethernet Exchange partnerships.

Ethernet Exchange Features

The global Ethernet services market will reach $40 billion in 2014. A quarter of Ethernet services will be delivered off-network to customers through a partner’s network. To grow your services, you need to find partners, streamline RFPs, expedite return on investment, and ensure consistent coverage and capacity. Equinix Ethernet Exchange provides:

  • 17 markets in North America, Europe and Asia
  • SLA for port availability of >99.9999% per month
  • Transparent service translation

If you are interested in the Equinix Ethernet Exchange and reducing NNI costs with many-to-many interconnections, please contact us.

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Ethernet Exchange

The Equinix Ethernet Exchange™ allows customers to efficiently and inexpensively exchange Ethernet and private networking traffic.


Ethernet Exchange™ FAQs

Equinix Ethernet Exchange™ is a great tool to reduce the costs associated with deploying many private, one-to-one interconnects in a disparate fashion.


Network Ecosystems

Increasing flexibility or minimizing management overhead. Improving performance or reducing cost. When it comes to your network goals, you shouldn’t have to choose.

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