Equinix to expand data centre in Melbourne

Thursday 17 September 2015 | 13:25 CET | News
Data centre operator Equinix announced that it will be investing an additional AUD 28 million to expand ME1, its Melbourne-based International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre, ZDnet.com reports. Since opening its ME1 facility at the end of 2014, in which the company initially invested AUD 68 million, it has been serving over 70 clients including Microsoft ExpressRoute, Telstra, Vocus, and more recently, Symantec. The data centre also hosts over 250 cloud and IT companies, including Microsoft Azure under a deal announced in May. In April, the company announced it will be investing more

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