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Amazon and Equinix partner for Direct Connect

by Lydia Leong  |  August 7, 2011

Amazon has introduced a new connectivity option called AWS Direct Connect. In plain speak, Direct Connect allows an Amazon customer to get a cross-connect between his own network equipment and...

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Equinix's reduced guidance

by Lydia Leong  |  October 6, 2010

A lot of Gartner Invest clients are calling to ask about Equinix's trimming of guidance. I am enormously swamped at the moment, and cannot easily open up timeslots to talk...

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Jim Cramer's "Death of the Data Center"

by Lydia Leong  |  October 23, 2009

Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" featured an interesting segment yesterday, titled "Sell Block: The Death of the Data Center?" Basically, the premise of the segment is that Intel's Nehalem DP processors...

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Equinix swallows Switch & Data

by Lydia Leong  |  October 21, 2009

The acquisition train rumbles on. Equinix, along with Q3 earnings, has announced that it will acquire Switch and Data in a $689 million, 80% stock, 20% cash deal, representing about...

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