March 23, 2008
Equinix short-listed for European datacentre awards
Equinix Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the leading global provider of network-neutral datacentres and Internet exchange services, today announced that it has been short-listed for the Data Centre Europe Awards 2008.
Winners will be announced at Award's Evening of the Data Centres Europe 2008 Conference, which will be held at the InterContinental Park Lane, London on Thursday 10 April. Equinix has been short-listed by a panel of independent judges based on its credentials for the Disaster Recovery Provider and the Green Award.
Data Centres Europe 2008 is a two day conference and evening awards ceremony that provides a platform to raise awareness of the importance of the sector in Europe and to facilitate an independent reference point for excellence. The underlying value of the awards is to recognise leadership, innovation and value creation in the datacentre and managed services sector.
Equinix will showcase its market leading datacentre services as a conference sponsor, exhibitor and panellist. Michael Winterson, Equinix's VP Sales and Marketing - Europe, comments: "In supporting this event, Equinix is highlighting its ongoing commitment to expanding throughout the European region. Through our recent acquisition of Virtu in the Netherlands, Equinix has broadened its ability to provide customers with a comprehensive global datacentre and interconnection services platform across North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.”