SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 11, 2013--
Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection
and data center company, today announced that it will be celebrating the
opening of its downtown Seattle data center (SE3) with an exclusive
launch event on Thursday, March 14, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the
Westin Seattle. The event will include a tour of the new
state-of-the-art facility by Equinix’s solution architects, followed by
a reception of Washington craft beer and wine pairings, open bar,
premium hors d’oeuvres and entertainment.
During the tours, guests will learn how SE3 offers network optimization
for increased performance and lower latency, high-speed content
distribution to improve end-user experience, high-capacity access to
public, hybrid, and private cloud providers, and northwest access to the
Asia Pacific markets and global peering platform.
Attendees can register online here.
The Westin Seattle
Puget Sound Room
Seattle, WA 98121
SE3 Tours & Reception 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Data center tours conducted with groups of 10 leaving every 15 min.
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
5:00 – 5:05 Welcoming remarks by Adam Berlew, VP of Marketing, Equinix
5:05 – 5:10 Charles Meyers, president-Americas, Equinix
5:10 – 5:15 Grant Kirkwood, founder & CEO, Unitas
5:15 – 5:20 Jesse Proudman , founder & CEO, Blue
5:20 – 5:25 Rick Cantu, CEO, president & co-Founder, Redapt
5:25 – 5:30 Closing remarks by Adam Berlew, VP of Marketing, Equinix
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Open Reception
Beverages and heavy hors d’oeuvres service throughout
Mix, mingle and network
The Puget Sound room is on the lobby level just past the bar
Valet parking available when registering
Registrants will be required to provide a government issued photo ID
for data center tours
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), connects more than 4,000 companies
directly to their customers and partners inside the world’s most
networked data centers. Today, businesses leverage the Equinix
interconnection platform in 31 strategic markets across the Americas,
EMEA and Asia-Pacific. www.equinix.com.
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 Equinix services; unanticipated
costs or difficulties relating to the integration of companies we have
acquired or will acquire into Equinix; a failure to receive significant
revenue from customers in recently built out or acquired data centers;
failure to complete any financing arrangements contemplated from time to
time; competition from existing and new competitors; the ability to
generate sufficient cash flow or otherwise obtain funds to repay new or
outstanding indebtedness; the loss or decline in business from our key
customers; and other risks described from time to time in Equinix’s
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In particular, see
Equinix’s recent quarterly and annual reports filed with the Securities
and Exchange Commission, copies of which are available upon request from
Equinix. Equinix does not assume any obligation to update the
forward-looking information contained in this press release.
Source: Equinix, Inc.
Melissa Neumann, +1 650-598-6098
Liam Rose, +1 415-318-4380