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Research and Markets: Equinix Cloud Exchange: Simplified Multi-Cloud Connectivity for a Successful Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Equinix Cloud Exchange: Simplified Multi-Cloud Connectivity for a Successful Hybrid Cloud Strategy" report to their offering.

The Equinix Cloud Exchange (ECX) is an interconnection solution that offers global companies the ability to access multiple clouds at select Equinix data centers. The platform brings together enterprise customers, cloud service providers and network service providers to facilitate secure and reliable private network connectivity to multi-vendor cloud services. By using the ECX, enterprises can bypass the best-effort public Internet; build sophisticated hybrid cloud solutions using the high performance direct connections, and save on network bandwidth costs arising from separate direct connections to multiple clouds.

Considering Equinix's history in the interconnections business the company launched Internet Core Exchange (for carrier network-to-network connections) in 2001; and Equinix Internet Exchange (for content to network interconnections) in 2004 the launch of ECX seems like a natural progression for the company.

This report discusses the market trends driving the need for direct private connections to the cloud, conduct a deep-dive into the ECX's features and benefits, and explore how the platform impacts the various stakeholders involvedenterprises, cloud service providers and network service providers (NSPs).

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Market Trends Driving the Need for Private Network Connectivity to Cloud

3. Equinix Cloud Exchange---Simplifying Multi Cloud Connectivity

4. EXC Value Proposition for Various Stakeholders

5. Stratecast - The Last Word

6. About Stratecast

7. About the Publisher

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