Equinix expands interconnection services in Brazil

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), a global interconnection and data center company, has opened its latest International Business Exchange (IBX) data center in São Paulo, known as SP3, the company said.

The new USD 69m USD facility, located in Santana de Parnaíba, supports the strong demand for interconnection and colocation services offered by Platform Equinix in Brazil. With the addition of SP3, Equinix currently operates five IBX data centers in Brazil.

Equinix is home to the densest concentration of network carriers in Brazil and is one of the largest hubs for financial exchange in Latin America. Its São Paulo data center sites are in close proximity to the Bovespa stock exchange, offering direct connectivity to a large number of financial firms.

Equinix connects major corporations worldwide to its customers, employees, and partners through highly integrated data centers. Operating in 41 markets across five continents, Equinix acts as a business hub where companies come together to discover new opportunities and boost their business, IT, and cloud strategies.