Equinix opens new data center in Frankfurt

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), a global interconnection and data center company, has expanded its presence in the Frankfurt market with the opening of its latest state-of-the-art data center, the company said.

Known as FR6, the new International Business Exchangeâ„¢ (IBX®) data center is located at Equinix´s Campus Kleyer as part of the digital campus in Frankfurt, Germany.

The new facility offers low-latency connectivity to Europe and international markets, and is designed to meet enterprises´ need for data-intensive applications such as electronic trading, data analytics, and IOT scenarios such as autonomous driving — which require IT deployments closer to the digital edge.

Equinix connects the world´s businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. In 44 markets across five continents, Equinix is where companies come together to realize new opportunities and accelerate their business, IT and cloud strategies.