Acquisition to enhance customer continuity and consolidate position in one of Europe’s busiest network hubs
Highlights / Key Facts
The agreement consolidates Equinix’s position in
Frankfurt, the connectivity gateway between Western and Eastern Europeand home to DE-CIX, one of the world's largest Internet Exchanges.
Kleyer consists of two interconnected
Equinix InternationalBusiness Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers – FR4 and FR5 – and currently houses over 450 networks from more than 70 countries and 150 leading enterprises, cloud and IT service providers. Customers have instant Layer 2 access via the Equinix Ethernet Exchange to German and international locations, as well as in-house access to one of the world's largest SDH Exchanges and the DE-CIX Internet Exchange.
With more than 7,100 physical cross-connects, Campus Kleyer is one of
the most densely interconnected
Equinixlocations in the world.
- To find out more about Campus Kleyer please visit http://www.equinix.com/locations/germany-colocation/frankfurt-data-centers/campus-kleyer.
Eric Schwartz, president, Equinix EMEA:
“The acquisition of Kleyer 90 is the natural next step following our successful integration of Ancotel last year and will give our customers greater confidence when planning ahead in this exceptionally busy network hub. We can now offer long-term continuity and room to grow, and we plan to invest in the building to enhance security and infrastructure management.”
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Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve
risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from
expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Factors that
might cause such differences include, but are not limited to, the
challenges of acquiring, operating and constructing IBX centers and
developing, deploying and delivering
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