CloudSigma, a hybrid cloud provider with cloud hosting services offerings in Europe and the U.S., has joined the Equinix Cloud Exchange. Enterprises now have access to CloudSigma’s cloud services across the globe via the Cloud Exchange.
Equinix’s Silicon Valley SV5 data center is the initial Cloud Exchange connection point for the cloud hosting provider. CloudSigma will also gain access to private networking services. The company will have the ability to easily interconnect with service providers and enterprises stationed on the Cloud Exchange.
“By providing enterprises with direct, private access to our public cloud hosting environment, we are able to significantly enhance performance and security, while capitalizing on Equinix’s global footprint,” said Robert Jenkins, CEO, CloudSigma. “We are actively expanding our partnership with Equinix across new geographies and joining the Equinix Cloud Exchange will enable us to extend our reach even further. Now, more enterprises and network service providers will be able to use our services in an even easier and cost-effective way.”
Availability Cloud Exchange
Equinix is continuing to expand its marketplace with growing cloud hosting service providers joining the Cloud Exchange to conduct business with enterprises and network service providers, including tw telecom, Level 3, Ciena and more.
The Equinix Cloud Exchange is currently available in 17 markets globally – in Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Silicon Valley, Washington D.C., New York, Toronto, Seattle, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Dallas, Chicago, London, Paris, Amsterdam and Frankfurt – with plans to expand to 19 markets by the end of 2014.