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10 Hyperscale Data Center Companies To Watch In 2021
From Amazon and Microsoft to Equinix and Nvidia, here are the 10 hyperscale data center companies you need to follow in 2021.
President, CEO: Charles Meyers
Equinix is the largest real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on data center and interconnection provider in the world.
The Redwood City, Calif.-based company has been expanding its data center footprint rapidly via M&A. Over the past six months, Equinix entered the Indian market with the $161 million acquisition of GPX India, while also completing the $780 million purchase of 12 Bell Canada data centers In Canada to expand its North American reach.
Thanks to its acquisition of bare-metal automation startup Packet last year, Equinix recently launched Equinix Metal, a fully automated and interconnected bare-metal service with an automated as-a-service deployment method. The company is also boosting its technology partnerships with the biggest cloud players in the world.