AWS Direct Connect Service Now Available at Equinix in São Paulo
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Highlights / Key Facts
Equinix'sSão Paulo campus consists of four data centers comprised of 13,000 square meters (145,000 square feet) of colocation space. They are home to more than 1,000 companies, comprising a dense concentration of financial services firms, cloud service providers, digital content providers and social media platforms. Equinixcustomers in São Paulo also have complete access to exclusive Equinix Brazil Managed Services portfolio.
- Equinix São Paulo data centers are some of
Brazil'sleading carrier-neutral data center providers. São Paulo customers can choose from a broad range of network service providers while interconnecting directly to customers and partners in their digital supply chains. By adding AWS Direct Connect to these facilities, Equinixis providing customers with an ideal location for them to host cloud services and help address any data privacy or data sovereignty issues.
- With the addition of São Paulo,
Equinixnow offers the AWS Direct Connect service in Amsterdam, Chicago, Dallas, Frankfurt, Los Angeles, London, Munich, Osaka, Sao Paulo, Seattle, Silicon Valley, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyoand Washington, D.C./ Northern Virginia. Equinixcustomers in these metros will be able to lower network costs on AWS and take advantage of reduced AWS Direct Connect data transfer rates.
Kaushik Joshi, Global Managing Director, Strategic Alliances, Equinix:
"We are excited to add the 15th AWS Direct Connect site to our global footprint of data centers offering this critical cloud interconnection. As the cloud market grows at such an impressive pace in
Latin America, we feel it is imperative to offer our global customers the ability to fully realize the benefits of the cloud. With access to AWS Direct Connect service now available in Brazil, we are empowering our customer base in that key region to achieve improved performance of cloud-based applications."
Source: IDC, "Latin America Cloud Trends Report" - Doc # LA41816916,
Forward Looking Statements
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