IBX Data Centers and Colocation Services


Equinix colocation services help you safeguard mission-critical data with the highest levels of security and operational reliability. Equinix International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers provide access to vital ecosystems where major networks, enterprises and business partners interconnect to each other and to more than 80+ available networks.



Every Equinix IBX data center delivers operational expertise, standards compliance and physical security to safeguard your valuable information.

Equinix IBX data centers provide:

  • Reliability—All Equinix IBX data centers are equipped with full UPS power, back-up systems and N+1 (or greater) redundancy, with a proven, industry-leading >99.9999% uptime record.
  • Power Density—With robust heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, Equinix IBX data centers exceed the requirements of even the most power-hungry deployments.
  • Security—Each Equinix IBX data center utilizes an array of security equipment, techniques and procedures to control, monitor, and record access to the facility, including individual cages.
  • RecoveryIBXflex™ Space provides operations centers and storage space when you need it; Equinix Smart Hands™ offers 24-hour access to qualified technical support—with Equinix, you can maintain your mission-critical operations and equipment under any circumstances.

Equinix colocation services offer:

  • High average uptime—Our IBX data centers boast an industry-leading track record of >99.9999%.
  • Proven expertise—We can help you configure and support your high-power density deployments.
  • The largest worldwide footprint—We provide 17M+ ft2 ft2 of data center space across 52 markets in 24 countries on 5 continents.
  • More than 1,800+ networks—We’ve got you covered for interconnection and traffic exchange via direct cross connects, peering and cloud services.


Equinix by the Numbers

2,500+ Cloud and 600+ IT service providers
475+ financial buy-side and sell-side firms
200 Data centers
52 Major business markets

Connections That Drive Growth

Equinix IBX data centers offer much more than just state-of-the-art carrier-neutral colocation space and carrier-dense interconnections. Our IBX data centers are home to an increasing number of large enterprises, as well as robust digital ecosystems for cloud, mobility, content, and financial services. By locating your data in an Equinix data center you are surrounded by opportunities to form new interconnections with business partners, service providers and networks.

No other provider can match the global reach of Equinix. With 200 data centers in 52 major business markets on five continents, you can rapidly deploy a scalable, global footprint while maintaining Equinix’s premium standards of performance, reliability, security and network choice.