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Equinix mentioned it has expanded its platform and Cloud Alternate to extra metros with a software-defined method.

The hassle, known as Equinix Cloud Alternate (ECX) Cloth, is designed to bolster connectivity between its 37 international markets.

With the enlargement any two ECX Cloth markets can privately join clouds, networks and information facilities to their edge computing. Equinix is a big information middle supplier and has carved out a market by integrating public cloud suppliers starting from AWS to Google Cloud Platform to Microsoft Azure in addition to Oracle and IBM.

Equinix’s ECX Cloth affords a software-defined interconnection service that may join company-owned infrastructure with public cloud suppliers and networks. These connections are used to deal with spikes, backups and bandwidth intensive workloads.

In accordance with Equinix, which has develop into a key hybrid cloud participant, ECX Cloth has a self-service portal so clients can make the most of a number of APIs.

This is a have a look at Equinix’s ECX Cloth markets and international footprint.


Equinix mentioned that 1,400 clients are utilizing ECX Cloth, which has greater than 14,900 lively digital connections.