Equinix, Datang Telecom extend data center services in China

Equinix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EQIX) has partnered with Datang Telecom Group in China, to extend data centers to expand into the growing domestic enterprise market, the company said.

As a part of the partnership, Datang Telecom, which currently holds a cross regional Internet Data Center (IDC) license in Beijing and Shanghai, will become the service delivery partner for Equinix in. On behalf of Equinix, Datang will offer Equinix customers in China a broad range of interconnection services, including Equinix Cloud Exchange, that leverage Equinix´s operational expertise and experience in delivering data center services around the world.

This partnership comes as Equinix continues to extend the reach of its global platform to 145 data centers.

Equinix, Inc. connects businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside interconnected data centers. Equinix is available in 40 markets across five continents.