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425
EQUINIX INC filed this Form 425 on 10/02/2002
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Internet infrastructure services, allowing customers to expand their businesses while reducing costs.
 
For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.equinix.com.
 
Who is i-STT?
i-STT is a leading provider of managed IT infrastructure services that help businesses effectively manage their IT investments for optimal performance, continuous availability and immediate scalability. Leveraging on its world-class IP-based WEBCentre data centre facilities located in strategic business cities in Asia, i-STT offers an infrastructure outsourcing solution that combines the essentials of telecommunications, Internet connectivity and network access offered through its telecommunication community hub with application infrastructure services such as operations support, monitoring, managed security, managed platforms and outsourced enterprise messaging to support her customers’ mission-critical servers, Internet and business applications and data.
 
i-STT’s managed IT infrastructure service capabilities and technical competencies are integrated with other value-added services under two business focuses: WEBCentre services and Global Network Services. The company markets and sells its services globally, and currently has in-country operations in Singapore, Bangkok, and Shanghai. For more information about i-STT and its services, visit www.i-STT.com.
 
Who is Pihana Pacific?
Pihana Pacific is the leading provider of managed e-infrastructure services, known for being the first company to build, brand and manage “neutral” Internet exchange data centers in Asia/Pacific. Pihana Pacific offers an integrated suite of managed services including: enterprise system management, storage, colocation and disaster recovery services that enable enterprises and service providers to expand their market boundaries and gain efficiencies in the performance and cost of their IT operations. At the core of its services are Pihana’s world-class facilities, strategically located in Tokyo, Seoul, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Honolulu and Los Angeles. This broad base provides customers with unprecedented geographic reach throughout the Asia/ Pacific region.
 
Headquartered in Honolulu, Pihana’s Asia/Pacific presence includes a Regional Headquarters in Hong Kong and sales offices in Singapore, Tokyo, Seoul, Sydney, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Denver and Washington D.C. Pihana is a Hawaiian word meaning “fullness” and “completion” associated with a gathering. For more information, please visit www.pihana.com.
 
FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
 
This filing includes certain “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 concerning Equinix’s business, operations and financial condition. Such forward-looking statements are subject to various known and unknown risks and uncertainties and Equinix cautions you that any forward-looking information provided by or on behalf of Equinix is not a guarantee of future performance. Actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements due to a number of factors, including, but not limited to, failure of the proposed combination to close, costs related to the proposed combination, the risk that the businesses of Equinix, Pihana Pacific and i-STT will not be integrated successfully or that Equinix will incur unanticipated costs of integration, the challenges of operating IBX centers and developing, deploying and delivering Equinix services; competition from existing and new competitors; the ability to generate sufficient cash flow or otherwise obtain funds to repay outstanding indebtedness and the loss or decline in business from our key