Equinix and Unitas Global Make On-Demand Network Access Even Easier

Businesses can now connect to 900 data centers and 30 million enterprise locations on the Unitas Reach network via Equinix Fabric

Author: Dawn Howell, Principal Product Manager, Equinix

A lot has changed in the past decade or so when it comes to IT infrastructure. The emergence of virtualized environments such as cloud, software-defined networks (SDN) and virtual network functions (VNF) have made infrastructure on-demand possible. This is a game changer for today’s service providers and enterprises who need to collaborate with partners and make things easier, faster and more convenient for end users.

Even so, putting it all together in a distributed digital infrastructure capable of supporting multiple locations, applications, data sources, clouds and users can be a challenge. Many of our customers and partners have achieved this flexibility by leveraging software-defined interconnection via Equinix FabricTM  to privately interconnect digital infrastructure and connect to digital ecosystems of partners on Platform Equinix®. And with the recent expansion of Equinix Fabric capabilities to provide improved access to partners, agility and automation, this will only get easier.

Now, in addition to connecting to the cloud of their choice on-demand, Equinix Fabric enables businesses to instantly connect to multiple network services such as those available on the Unitas Reach network through the Unitas NexusTM Marketplace platform.

 

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