Equinix gets AWS networking competency status

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, has announced it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Networking Competency status in the AWS Partner Network (APN), underscoring Equinix´s ongoing commitment to serving AWS customers by providing private and secure access inside its global footprint of International Business Exchangeâ„¢ (IBX®) data centers, the company said.

This distinction recognizes Equinix as a key Technology Partner in the APN, helping customers adopt, develop and deploy networks on AWS.

Achieving the AWS Networking Competency differentiates Equinix as an APN member that provides specialized demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success with specific focus on networking based on AWS Direct Connect. To receive the designation, APN members must possess deep AWS expertise and deliver solutions seamlessly on AWS.

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) connects the world´s businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. In 48 markets across five continents, Equinix is where companies come together to realize new opportunities and accelerate their business, IT and cloud strategies. www.equinix.com.