Global business-to-consumer e-commerce sales are expected to climb to $2.4 trillion in 2017, according to eMarketer. To grab a share of this exploding market, you must meet user expectations with near-instantaneous response times, continuous site availability and high levels of security.

Performance Hub solutions will provide you with lower latency and increased bandwidth and will connect you to to industry-leading networking and cloud services providers.


Increase conversion and retention rates.

Platform Equinix™ data centres deliver the high-performance interconnections and operational reliability you need to increase conversion and retention rates. You can improve your e-commerce application and transaction performance by placing Equinix Performance Hub™ deployments in Equinix data centres that are located closer to your customers. Reduce latency, increase bandwidth and connect to industry-leading networking and cloud services providers, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure.

Equinix provides:

  • Network carrier-neutral connectivity to 1,100+ networks, ranging from backbones to ISPs and mobile data providers
  • Access to 2,500+ cloud providers via the Equinix Cloud Exchange to augment technology capabilities for seasonal bursts in traffic
  • Connections to a diverse ecosystem of suppliers, partners, social media companies and other top web properties to uncover new operational and supply chain efficiencies
  • The ability to tap into the Equinix Ad-IX ecosystem of ad exchanges, demand side platforms (DSPs) and data aggregators for site monetisation opportunities
  • >99.99999% (on average) global uptime and access to 180+ global IBX data centres for backup and disaster recovery

Global professional services

You'll also have access to our global Professional Services team and Solution Validation Centres™ to help you plan, design, test and deploy a best-in-class IT infrastructure solution that best meets your business goals.

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