And housing these large hyperscale compute nodes would ultimately give its retail customers a better user experience and performance when provisioning direct connections from existing Equinix retail IBX locations since the large compute nodes, edge/network nodes and dark fibre all sit within a single end-to-end infrastructure services portfolio.Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
Equinix and GIC Partner to Develop Hyperscale Data Centers in Europe
Equinix has formed its first hyperscale joint venture with GIC, a Singaporean sovereign wealth fund to develop and operate hyperscale data centers (xScale™) in Europe. The initial facilities will serve the workload deployment needs of a targeted group of hyperscale companies and will be situated on or near some of Equinix’s existing IBX campuses, according to an analyst note by Structure Research.
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