The Digital Digest: EllaLink's new connection and KKR's latest spending spree

26 November 2021 | Capacity Team

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In this episode of the Digital Digest, we roundup the biggest stories of the week, from subsea landings to KKR's latest buyouts.

Natalie brings us all the latest update on EllaLink's Equinix connection, which has seen the EllaLink subsea cable, connecting Europe and Latin America, go into service at Equinix IBX data centres SP4 in São Paulo, LS1 in Lisbon and MD2 in Madrid.

Saf covers the latest on Global Switch, which has been on the market for almost a year. This week it was reported that private equity giant KKR is weighing up an offer of $11 billion for the data centre company, which it continues to circle on TIM.

Season 3, episode 11 is presented by editor Melanie Mingas, and features deputy editor Natalie Bannerman and reporter Saf Malik.

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