And housing these large hyperscale compute nodes would ultimately give its retail customers a better user experience and performance when provisioning direct connections from existing Equinix retail IBX locations since the large compute nodes, edge/network nodes and dark fibre all sit within a single end-to-end infrastructure services portfolio.Jabez Tan, Head of Research, Structure Research
Structure Research - Equinix and GIC Partner to Develop Hyperscale Data Centers in Europe
Equinix has formed its first hyperscale joint venture with GIC, a Singaporean sovereign wealth fund to develop and operate hyperscale data centres (xScale™) in Europe. The initial facilities will serve the workload deployment needs of a targeted group of hyperscale companies and will be situated on or near some of Equinix’s existing IBX campuses, according to an analyst note by Structure Research.
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