With more than 688 million Internet users (according to a China Internet Development Statistics report),
Highlights / Key Facts
- By providing direct, route-optimized connection between
Hong Kongand China, Equinixand Internapenable enterprises to gain low latency access to mainland China'sfast-growing markets, removing the complexity, cost and time required to set up operations on the mainland or engage directly with China'sInternet providers. Latency improvements of 2X over Internap'straditional Hong Kong IP offering is typical, and some mainland Chinadestinations experience latency improvements of up to 10X.
- A long-term customer of
Equinix, Internapwill now be joining the Equinix Channel Partner Program as a Gold Reseller. As part of this arrangement, Internapwill leverage Equinix'sglobal platform to help its enterprise clients quickly and confidently deploy multi-site IT solutions, build cloud infrastructure, and expand into new markets. Internapwill deliver best-in-class colocation and cloud solutions across Equinix's40 markets in 15 countries. And via the Equinix Cloud Exchange, Internapcan offer its customers direct access to its cloud services, enabling multi- and hybrid-cloud deployments.
Steve Orchard, SVP and GM of data center and network services, Internap
"Our 14-year relationship with
Equinixhas allowed us to continually offer expanded services, worldwide. By joining the Equinix Cloud Exchange and offering our China Performance IP via Platform Equinix in Asia, we continue to provide the highest performance solutions for our growing enterprise customer base, whether they are in Asia, or anywhere across the globe. And now, under the Equinixchannel program, our relationship will continue to grow, providing cloud-based services to the market." Christopher Rajiah, vice president channel program, Equinix
"We are thrilled to have
Internapas a valued reseller in our Channel Partner Program. We look forward to working with them to bring low-latency application delivery to their global enterprise customer base, and specifically the growing Chinamarket. We are confident that access to Platform Equinix and Equinix Cloud Exchange will ensure high-performance and secure delivery of their applications on a global scale."
- Learn more about Platform Equinix [solution brief]
- Equinix Cloud Exchange overview [web site]
- Learn more about Internap China Performance IP [website]
- Overview of Equinix Channel Partner Program [website]
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