Equinix completes Bit-isle acquisition

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), acting through its Japanese subsidiary, said it has completed the acquisition of the remaining outstanding shares of Bit-isle, Inc.

This acquisition further strengthens Equinix´s position in Asia-Pacific–the company´s fastest growing region–improving the company´s market position in Japan, and helps to meet growing demand for interconnection among Japanese businesses.

With the acquisition of Bit-isle´s six facilities, Platform Equinixâ„¢ now includes 111 data centers in 33 markets around the world.

Equinix connects the world´s leading businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. In 33 markets across five continents, Equinix is where companies come together to realize new opportunities and accelerate their business, IT and cloud strategies.