Together, companies to offer solutions that combine Forsythe’s cloud hosting, migration and managed services with Equinix’s colocation and interconnection offerings
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and ELK GROVE VILLAGE, III., Sept. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the globalinterconnection and data center company, and Forsythe Hosting Solutions, a division of Forsythe Technology, today announced that Forsythe Hosting Solutions has been named an Equinix Gold Reseller Partner, enabling the company to resell Equinix colocation and interconnection services, including Equinix Cloud Exchange™, to its broad base of enterprise clients. The partnership also means that Equinix clients will now have access to Forsythe’s hosting and managed services, managed security services, cloud migration, assessment and strategy services.
- Equinix and Forsythe clients will have new options that combine Equinix’s global footprint of 145+ data centers worldwide, and its cloud interconnection capabilities available via Platform Equinix, with Forsythe’s hosting and managed services, backup and recovery as a service (BaaS), and its wide breadth of advisory and implementation services including data center and workload migration, data center strategy, hardware and software procurement and financing.
- In addition to now reselling Equinix colocation and interconnection services, Forsythe Hosting Solutions will also provide its managed services and colocation customers with access to Equinix Cloud Exchange via the Chicago International Business Exchange (IBX®) data center. By accessing the Cloud Exchange, Forsythe customers gain direct, private access to all the leading cloud service providers, including AWS, Google Cloud Platform, IBM SoftLayer, Microsoft Azure, and others. This enables them to deploy hybrid and multi-cloud solutions in secure and high performance manner.
- Both Equinix and Forsythe Hosting Solutions clients will have the opportunity to expand their business geographically while connecting securely and directly with the growing ecosystem of cloud providers inside Equinix data centers.
Source: Equinix Inc.