Data is Pouring over the Edge

Data is increasingly becoming the currency of the global digital economy. And, it is the direct, private data exchange between and among businesses that is driving global economic growth. For enterprises to monetize their data and extract the most value from it, they must re-think their data architectures to find the best ways to aggregate, exchange and manage data at the edge—and at scale.

Why Interconnection Is Booming in the U.S.

As the birthplace of the internet, it is no surprise that the United States (U.S.) leads the world in Interconnection, which enables the direct, private traffic exchange between businesses. You can see how this is playing out today with Interconnection hubs like our Ashburn campus in Northern Virginia that hosts the country’s largest concentration of network participants and is rapidly becoming a hotbed for most of the world’s internet traffic.

How to See the World More Clearly Through Interconnection

Interconnection is the fuel of digital business, and organizations must understand its power if they hope to handle the global digital economy’s increasing demands. For such a pivotal business enabler, interconnection has long been tough to quantify. But research from Equinix does just that by looking at installed interconnection bandwidth capacity and projected growth.

Maverick Research Predicts: The Edge Will Eat the Cloud

Everyone agrees these days that the cloud is integral to the future of any digital business that wants to have a future. But is cloud computing peaking? Is a different kind of computing, edge computing, soon to eclipse the cloud in importance?

Multicloud VoIP Customer Contact Management from Ontario Systems

Ontario Systems is the leader in the U.S. accounts receivable (AR) software market, supporting collections across the accounts receivable management, healthcare and government sectors. As you might expect, high-quality, real-time consumer and patient contact is a key element of AR systems and customer satisfaction is the key goal

Digital Is Reshaping Global Trade With New Speed, Insight, Reach

Today’s hottest trade routes are digital, and they are connecting global commerce centers via high-speed fiber optic cable. They regularly traverse land and sea carrying everything from the latest video streaming sensations to the mission-critical cloud services that digital businesses can’t exist without.

Expanding in EMEA, increasing our unrivaled global reach

In just the last week, Equinix has closed two deals in two EMEA locations separated by 2,000+ miles. But both deals illustrate our commitment to a single strategy that’s long driven Equinix: steady, careful expansion ahead of demand for Interconnection, which digital business is increasingly realizing it can’t do without.

Oracle® Is Making the Cloud More Intelligent and Autonomous

The big news coming out of Oracle® OpenWorld 2017 last week was how Oracle is making its Oracle database and cloud platforms more intelligent and autonomous by leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML).

Taking Inter-Multicloud Interconnection Up a Notch

Today’s digital economy is an “as-a-service” world, where individuals and businesses have a plethora of choices in goods and services at their fingertips from multiple cloud service providers (CSPs).

Manage Growing Security Complexity with Edge-Based Analytics

Enterprise security has become infinitely more difficult to achieve. Cybercrime is growing at the same pace and sophistication as evolving technologies within digital business, including those undisclosed computer-software (“Zero-day”) vulnerabilities in systems, applications, data and networks that hackers love to exploit.