Tags: Interconnectivity

Equinix buys another 29 data centres

Data centre operator Equinix appetite for growth shows no sign of abating. It has just announced the acquisition of 24 data centres sites from US Carrier, Verizon. There are 29 data centres across the sites and there have been rumours that Verizon wanted to sell for some time. The fact that Equinix has managed to…

CenturyLink and Cogent hook up

CenturyLink and Cogent have announced a long-term bilateral agreement for the sharing of their public IP networks. This will allow traffic over their wide area networks to be balanced between them if there is a surge of traffic on a particular link. Cogent is the smaller partner in the deal but does have some significant…