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Equinix and Omantel ink deal to build new Equinix data centre

Friday 6 July 2018 | 17:00 CET | News
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Global data centre company, Equinix and Oman operator Omantel have entered into a joint venture to deliver data centre and interconnection services to customers in the Middle East through the development of a new network-dense data center that will be located in Barka, near Muscat, the capital of Oman. This joint venture will establish the first world-class, carrier-neutral hub in Oman where carriers, content providers and cloud providers colocate critical IT infrastructure. Under the terms of the agreement, Equinix and Omantel will both fund equity contributions in an amount of USD10 million

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Categories: Fixed / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Equinix / Omantel
Countries: Oman
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