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Equinix to Present Virtual Data Center Tour

March 04
15:57 2009

Web Hosting NewsFOSTER CITY, CA — Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), a provider of global data center services, today announced that it will present a “virtual tour” of its premium International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers at Data Center World, the premier educational resource for data center professionals. Hosted by AFCOM, the conference will be held in Las Vegas, NV, March 8-12, 2009.

Patrick Leonard, senior manager of strategic initiatives at Equinix, will present the session titled, “Science Fiction? James Bond Would Be Proud of These Data Centers,” at the Paris Hotel on Sunday, March 8, 2009, from 4:15 – 5:15 P.M. The presentation will provide a graphically rich view of Equinix’s industry-leading data centers and a discussion of best practices and the latest trends in data center design, security, site selection, power and cooling.

Selected from among the most diverse data centers in the world, Data Center World’s virtual data center tours feature some of the most innovative initiatives in the industry. There is an additional cost of $150 for conference attendees to participate in the virtual data center tours, with free admission offered to the press.

Equinix will also be exhibiting at the conference in the Paris Ballroom, booth #224.

About Data Center World Conferences
Data Center World, operated by AFCOM, the world’s leading 4,300-member data center association, is the industry’s premier networking and educational conference, and occurs bi-annually. Thousands of data center professionals, from many of the largest corporations across all industries, government organizations, and academic institutions in the world attend Data Center World to share, discuss and learn about the latest data center trends, technologies and best practices, as well as products and services by some of the world’s leading data center technology and service providers. Tradeshow Week recognizes Data Center World as one of the 50 fastest growing shows in the U.S. (2006, 2007 and 2008). For more information, visit

AFCOM is a leading association for data center professionals, offering services to help support the management of data centers around the world. AFCOM was established in 1980 to offer data center managers the latest information and technology through annual conferences, published magazines, research and hotline services, industry alliances and more. For more information visit

About Equinix
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) provides global data center services that ensure the vitality of the information-driven world. Global enterprises, content and financial companies, and network service providers rely upon Equinix’s insight and expertise to protect and connect their most valued information assets. Equinix operates 42 International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers across 18 markets in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

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