How To Connect To The Cloud From LATAM

By leveraging Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric™ (ECX Fabric™) on Platform Equinix®, which sits at the edge, adjacent to multiple carriers networks and cloud providers, this company can tap into telecommunication circuits from their carrier of choice, while at the same time, dynamically and simultaneously interconnecting to multiple cloud providers over high-speed, low-latency virtual private

How to Speak Like a Data Center Geek: Ecosystems

Equinix passed our 20th birthday last year, so for our 20th installment of the “How to Speak Like a Data Center Geek” series, we are taking on the topic of ecosystems. The timing is not a coincidence because, in many respects, digital business ecosystems have evolved in parallel with our own history.

Why Are Smart Cities Booming in Asia Pacific?

The promise of smart cities has been captivating the technology industry for more than a decade. The idea is simple – embed smart technology everywhere to make your city better and your citizens healthier, safer and more prosperous. While adoption has been slower in some regions, that has not been the case in Asia-Pacific (APAC).

Internet Boom in Brazil Also Drives Private Interconnection

Along with the increase in internet usage, there is a growing increase in Interconnection − the direct and private traffic exchange between businesses − in Latin America (LATAM). According to the second annual Global Interconnection Index (the GXI), the LATAM region is projected to be the fastest growing region in the world, with Interconnection Bandwidth capacity increasing at 59% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between 2017 and 2021.

Retail Growth Requires a Data-Driven, Omnichannel Shopping Experience

Retail is not just another legacy 20th Century market sector succumbing to mobile- and web-based transactions. According to a 2017 Accenture report, “Painting the Digital Future of Retail and Consumer Goods Companies,” retail is undergoing massive digital transformation, blending e-commerce, big data analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), and the cloud to deliver an omnichannel customer experience unmatched by online shopping alone

Want to Know How Digital Transformation in Manufacturing is Driving Interconnection Growth?

These emerging technologies are revolutionizing the manufacturing industry with several applications that benefit from Interconnection — the direct and private traffic exchange between key business partners — for high performance and low latency.

Telecom will be the Largest User of Interconnection Bandwidth by 2021

Telecommunication providers have been supporting  global communication growth for decades and it would seem safe to assume this industry has reached a point of maturation. Today, we are finding that key macro trends driving the global digital economy are transforming the Telecom industry faster than ever before due to the market demands for more agile, robust and scalable connectivity solutions from its providers.

Digital Transformation is Changing Everything. Are You Changing with It? 

No matter what your business is, digital transformation is changing everything.

Can Banks and Insurers Deliver on Sky-High Customer Expectations?

Real-time interactions are the gold standard for today’s digital-enabled consumer experience. Yet retail banking and insurance firms are struggling to keep up with these high demands because their traditional IT infrastructures hold them back from making progress in incorporating digital technologies and competing against new disruptors.

Growth in Global Interconnection Enables Smarter Healthcare

To be competitive, healthcare firms will need to combine their vast amounts of data with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) — be it Google-developed AI/ML algorithms to identify cancerous tumors on mammograms or cloud-assisted medical collaboration leading to new drugs or treatments.