Equinix and Oracle bring cloud services to six global markets

29 October 2015 |


Equinix and Oracle have revealed a collaboration for the delivery of Oracle Cloud Services via the Equinix Cloud Exchange in six markets across the globe.

Oracle Cloud Services will now be available on the Equinix Cloud Exchange in Amsterdam, Chicago, London, Singapore, Sydney and Washington DC, and the direct connectivity is expected to enable customers to realise the full benefits of the cloud.

“As one of the largest and most business-essential cloud providers, the addition of Oracle Cloud to Equinix Cloud Exchange strengthens our ability to help our customers successfully execute on their business strategies,” said Steve Smith, president and CEO at Equinix.

The partnership is designed to enable enterprises to safely and securely connect their existing Oracle applications, databases, compute and storage to Oracle’s IaaS and PaaS public clouds.

“Equinix Cloud Exchange was designed to empower enterprise customers with unrivalled choice and flexibility for building the best solutions with the leading cloud providers, like Oracle,” Smith added.

“Cloud Exchange enables organisations to pick the cloud and network services best suited for their applications, workloads, and business requirements.”