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Artificial Intelligence
NVIDIA's AI Launchpad enables instant AI infrastructure for enterprises
NVIDIA has released AI Launchpad, an end-to-end hardware and software stack giving enterprises immediate access to NVIDIA-powered infrastructure and software.
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Equinix
Equinix commits to achieving 100% renewable energy by 2030
The digital infrastructure and data centre company aims to make a 50% absolute reduction in Scope 1 and 2 emissions from a 2019 base year by 2030. 
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Singapore sovereign wealth fund backs $3.9b Equinix data center portfolio expansion
The joint venture agreements will help to build out the xScale data center portfolio across 32 different facilities around the world.
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Data Centre Interconnection
Equinix expands connectivity options to Greater China
Equinix offers metro-to-metro connectivity between Asia Pacific hubs through Hong Kong and on to Greater China.
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Equinix welcomes former Telstra exec Cyrus Adaggra to leadership team
Adaggra will lead the company’s growth strategy in the region, spanning the company’s existing and new markets.
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Microsoft
Equinix expands private network access to Azure across six new markets
"We’re helping companies get cloud ready by accelerating their hybrid cloud transformations," says Equinix SVP.
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Time
Equinix gets into the business of selling time
The company recently launched a ‘Time as a Service’ offering.for microsecond-precision.
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Equinix forges ahead with $3b xScale data center launches worldwide
The Equinix xScale data center program forms part of the company’s expansion and aims to deliver workload performance needs to hyperscale companies. T
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Storage
Seagate rolls out storage-as-a-service platform
Seagate and Equinix are partnering to extend the reach of Seagate’s brand new storage-as-a-service platform Lyve Cloud.
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Connectivity
TeleGeography releases data center benchmark tool
“Network designers and managers need to take a lot of factors into consideration such as office proximity, cost and connectivity. This can be a very timely and costly process without the right tools.”
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Connectivity
Equinix unveils new network connectivity options across portfolio
The new connection capabilities are designed to augment the mass adoption of remote working within enterprises.
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Equinix
Equinix announces fifth Singapore data center
The US$144 million data center is a purpose-built facility that will increase cloud connectivity for enterprises. 
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Hybrid Cloud
Hostopia Australia and Equinix collaboration more than a 'simple data centre agreement'
"By deploying on Platform Equinix, Hostopia will give its customers access to our robust cloud ecosystem and benefit from improved service delivery and connectivity."
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Equinix accelerates new data centre development with US$144m investment
"The SG5 IBX data centre aims to create more opportunities for enterprises in the region to build a strong digital foundation, enabling them to develop into the digital leaders of tomorrow.”
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Network Infrastructure
blueAPACHE to refresh core network with Cisco
The company selected the ASR 9000 Series high performance aggregation services routers for its network refresh.
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Equinix
Equinix extends digital edge with new data centre in Perth
"We will continue to plan for expansion in Australia and support digital leaders across the country."
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Edge Computing
Increased demand from enterprises to close digital gaps at the edge
Digital service providers are forecast to increase private connectivity by five times the current rates between 2019 and 2023.
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Equinix announces completion of $51m HK4 data center expansion
Located in Sha Tin, HK4 complements the existing Equinix footprint in Tsuen Wan and Tseung Kwan O. 
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Equinix
Cloudscene reveals H1 2020 data center leaders
Equinix took out the top spot in three of the regions (North America, Asia, and Oceania), while Digital Realty ranked highest in EMEA.
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Cloud Services
Equinix brings Alibaba Cloud access to the US, APAC and EMEA
"We are glad to deepen our collaboration with Alibaba Cloud in new metros around the world. In today's digital economy, delivering cloud computing has become a top priority for enterprises."
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Remote Working
Rewiring corporate networks for the remote working age
Remote workforces need to access corporate networks from their homes, which means those networks need to be more flexible and scalable than ever before.
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Hyperscale
Equinix and GIC launch US$1B partnership to build Japanese data centres
Equinix and GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, have signed a limited liability partnership to the value of US$1 billion in order to develop and operate xScale data centres in Japan.
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Cloud
Equinix & Oracle support global supply chain firm Fung Group
The deployment aims to digitize Fung Group’s supply chain ecosystem through a new on-premise and multicloud connectivity solution, also dubbed a cloud adjacent architecture.
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Data Centre Maintenance / Management
Equinix restricts access to Europe data centres to prevent COVID-19 spread
Equinix has restricted access to most of its data centres across Europe in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, with the company’s UK data centres due to follow suit on March 31.