Equinix Data Center Earns LEED Status

Equinix (EQIX) said today that its SV2 data center in Santa Clara, Calif. has earned the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification, becoming the first Equinix site to earn the designation. Read More

Equinix: On-Ramp to the Cloud?


Equinix (EQIX) has seen a “meaningful increase in demand” from cloud computing providers looking to host their infrastructure. “We have a tremendous opportunity to connect the world’s clouds through Equinix,” said CEO Steve Smith. Read More

Equinix Expands in Frankfurt, Dusseldorf

Equinix (EQIX) today announced the opening of new data centers in Frankfurt and Dusseldorf, along with plans to expand its existing Frankfurt-2 (FR2) center. The company said the expansions are part of a wider strategy to increase data center capacity in Frankfurt, a major global trading hub. Read More

Switch & Data Sale Slowed by Regulators

Colocation provider Switch & Data (SDXC) said today that its planned $700 million sale to Equinix (EQIX) will be delayed by requests for additional information from federal antitrust regulators. The company said the transaction is now likely to close in the second quarter of the year, rather than the first quarter. Read More

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