Equinix and VMware introduce bare-metal solution for VMware Cloud
Equinix is partnering with VMware to provide a bare-metal solution for VMware Cloud. The option is attractive for customers looking to deploy applications with higher performance and cost savings.
The partnership amounts to a combination of Equinix Metal's bare metal-as-a-service with VMware's c... Read more
Equinix to test hydrogen as datacenter energy source
Equinix is collaborating with the National University of Singapore (NAS) to use hydrogen as a sustainable energy source for datacenter infrastructures.
Equinix provides datacenter and colocation services. According to the organization, the joint research should determine whether hydrogen can ser... Read more
Orange and Equinix partner to improve telco efficiency
Network operator Orange and infrastructure provider Equinix join forces to enhance the efficiency of the Telco Cloud Platform networking service for customers.
Operators look for innovative technology providers to up their game of network services. Similarly, Orange will be carrying the bare met... Read more
Pure Storage Partners with Microsoft Azure
The deal puts Pure Storage in Equinix data centres to assure fast Azure connectivity
Pure Storage this week announced it has partnered with Microsoft Azure to significantly speed up next-gen chip design. They say they will deliver a data layer that can keep up with the HPC workloads running in t... Read more
Equinix launches ‘Time-as-a-Service’ for enterprises at the Edge
The service targets Finance, Online Gaming, Broadcast and other latency-sensitive businesses.
Financial firms rely on precise, reliable and secure time synchronization in order to track the sequence of transactions. Industries such as e-sports and online gaming sites need exact time stamps to tr... Read more
Pure Storage partners with Equinix for metal as-a-service offering
Pure Storage and Equinix announced a new partnership that will offer enterprises more control, speed, and flexibility when provisioning servers. Pure Storage and Equinix Metal is a joint bare metal as-a-service that the companies say can deliver physical infrastructure with speeds on par with softw... Read more
Seagate unveils Lyve Cloud mass storage platform
The new offering is an S3-compatible storage-only cloud they say will help enterprises extract more value out of data.
Seagate this week introduced their Lyve Cloud storage-as-a-service platform, an S3-compatible storage-only cloud. According to the company, Lyve Cloud enables always-on mass cap... Read more
Equinix invests €32 million to expand two data centers in Finland
Equinix has announced that it is investing €32 million to expand two of its data centers in Finland. The company is expanding two of its IBX (International Business Exchange) sites, located in Helsinki, and names HE5 and HE7.
The company plans to add approximately 800 cabinets. Equinix said th... Read more
Equinix to rent out bare metal Arm servers
Data center giant Equinix has announced that the company is leasing bare metal servers equipped with Arm processors. The company already offered x86-based bare metal servers for some time.
The new service is called Equinix Metal and uses Ampere eMAG-processors with 32 Arm v8 cores and a 3.3GHz c... Read more
Alibaba Cloud expands in Europe via Equinix data centres
Alibaba Cloud will further expand the reach of its public cloud environment through Equinix's data centers. With this partnership Alibaba gets better coverage in in Europe. Both parties recently signed a partnership agreement for this purpose.
As part of the partnership, the public cloud environ... Read more