3 Best Practices to Enforce Media Data Security with Encryption Key Management Services

Based on Equinix’s experience in providing encryption and connectivity services for globally distributed enterprises, we share three best practices—cloud-neutral encryption key management services, private connections and partner ecosystems—for securely managing content and media data/assets.

Is Your Network As Powerful As Your Google Cloud?

As one of four inaugural sponsors of Google Cloud Next five years ago, it’s worth reflecting on how far Equinix and Google have come in that time and the opportunities our work together represents for our joint customers and partners.

NAB Show Highlight: Securing Your CDM Value Chain and Workflows

This year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas will demonstrate how the media and entertainment (M&E) industry has moved “outside of the box” into vehicle entertainment systems, global Esports experiences, connected fitness applications, and omni-channel streaming from over the top (OTT) content and digital media (CDM) providers such as Amazon, Netflix and YouTube.

4 Best Engineering Practices in Celebration of the Global Day of the Engineer

As I celebrate today’s “Global Day of the Engineer,” I find myself reflecting on my 25 years working as a software engineer in Silicon Valley at Cisco, General Electric Digital and now Equinix. Over that time, I’ve had the opportunity to be a part of some extremely dynamic and inventive global engineering organizations.

5 Trends Driving Digital Transformation at the Edge

Digital business drives real-time interactions to capture greater value. By 2021, at least 50% of global GDP will be digitalized, with growth in every industry driven by digitally enhanced offerings, operations and relationships.[ii] Manufacturing firms are improving agility and time to market by connecting complex supply chains worldwide.

Join Us at Google Cloud Next ’19! April 9 – 11, Moscone Convention Center

Equinix is excited to be a sponsor of Google Cloud Next '19, taking place April 9 - 11 at the Moscone Convention Center in beautiful San Francisco, California. You can find us on the show floor at booth #1449 where we'll have product demos and great giveaways going on daily.

Cyber Security Edge Analytics

For most, “analytics” represents a broad term, and rightfully so. As the prevailing winds of digital transformation continue to push interconnection to the digital edge, a plethora of real-time analytics requirements (and capabilities) have irreversibly raised the ante for immediately available insights on topics as far ranging as petroleum futures and retail purchasing trends to the depths of cyber security counter-intelligence.

Interconnecting the Globe: One Data Center at a Time

According to the second annual Global Interconnection Index (GXI) published by Equinix, Interconnection Bandwidth – the total capacity provisioned to privately and directly exchange traffic with a diverse set of counterparties and providers at distributed IT exchange points inside carrier-neutral colocation centers, is set to outpace the growth of internet traffic by nearly two times and will be 10 times the volume by 2021.

Join Us at NAB 2019! April 6 – 11, Las Vegas Convention Center

NAB 2019 is just a few weeks away, with exciting announcements about solutions that will transform media and entertainment worldwide. We’d love to talk with you about how to securely and dynamically connect to customers, partners and clouds with just one platform—Platform Equinix®—and enable your media workflows.

How can Interconnection Mitigate Delay in Broadcasting Sporting Events?

Soccer is a national passion. Here in Brazil we are in the middle of the State Soccer Championships. In June, we will have Copa América and FIFA Women’s World Cup. In this context, it is important to review something that we have noticed in other sporting events: the user experience determines the success of any broadcaster or content producer.