European CIOs Invest in Hybrid Cloud to Accelerate Digital Transformation

These three factors are influencing greater “cloud confidence” and adoption in the region, specifically at the digital edge where there are higher concentrations of users, applications, data and clouds.

10 Awesome Photos from Equinix at NAB Show 2017

It's only day three of NAB Show (National Association of Broadcasters) in Las Vegas, but Equinix has enjoyed a busy start of the show. Check out some photos from the first two days of Equinix panels, presentations, and Equinix booth action.

Localize and Optimize Traffic at the Digital Edge

The digital edge is where commerce, population centers and digital ecosystems meet. This is the place where information is exchanged, transactions are conducted, and data is gathered and analyzed. However, the inherent limitations of legacy networks and the laws of physics impair high-speed, low-latency communications over long distances.

A Decade of Growth and Making History at Equinix, a CEO’s Perspective

A set of leadership principles called “The three Ls” have guided me since the military service that followed my graduation from West Point, and I’ve applied them throughout my years at Equinix.

Equinix to Enable Hybrid Kubernetes Architecture With Google Cloud

The Equinix and GCP solution documents the components required for a hybrid Kubernetes deployment leveraging GCE within Equinix IBX data centers. This approach will enable enterprise application developers to more easily containerize applications for cloud migration on Platform Equinix.

Your DVR Is Going Mobile. But How Can You Keep It Fast and Secure?

There’s clear opportunity here for cloud DVR providers looking to take advantage of increasingly mobile viewing habits. But the storage obstacle is significant, and it exists in part because recordings can’t legally be shared. That means a single unique copy of every recording must be a saved for each individual user, and that adds up.

Digital Ads Demand Speed. Where Can You Find It?

RTB requires low-latency connectivity, or a bidder has slim chances of winning. The lower the latency, the less time is taken up during the bidding process making the actual connection, so more time is available for analysis of the user’s profile. That means more time for an informed bid and a better chance of success.

Networking at the Edge: Simplify your topology to increase network performance, resiliency and scalability

To accelerate your IOA strategy for networking, we offer a “Network Blueprint.” This guide lays out the steps you can take to address latency, bandwidth and security issues by deploying a more distributed network infrastructure out at your enterprise’s digital edge, where population centers (customers, employees, partners) and digital ecosystems (clouds, mobile, social networks, B2B partners) meet.

The Components of an Agile Network

The legacy enterprise network is flat, expensive to run and does not provide the flexibility and elasticity that a cloud-enabled enterprise demands. As the primary platform for service consumption, the offering from the NSPs had to change.

Living on the Edge: A Digital Age Demands a New Interconnection Strategy

While digital disruption can certainly be viewed as a threat, we see forward-looking companies embracing digital transformation as an opportunity and building a digital edge – a distributed physical edge for their IT infrastructures.