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 find out 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.