451 Research – Metronode Acquisition
With the acquisition of Metronode, Platform Equinix™ is now fully connected across six major Australian metros at 15 sites, enabling customers to reach everywhere, interconnect everyone and integrate everything—across Australia and the world. Download this report to learn how this acquisition changes the colocation and interconnection markets in Australia and benefits the users of these services.
- A $1.035 billion (approximately US$792 million) all-cash deal
- Expanding Platform Equinix to six metros
- Landing station in Perth for the new Australia Singapore Cable
Metronode’s solid foothold in its markets will position Equinix to support growing demand for a national footprint, and give the company a leg up in the stiff competition to serve the government sector in Australia.