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Why Interconnectivity Is Important to Your Data Center Strategy
In today’s landscape, business is more virtual, geographically dispersed, and mobile than ever, with companies building new data centres and clustering servers in separate locations. Despite the distance between them, all businesses and organizations continue to rely on the ability to connect, manage, and distribute large stores of data for success. On its surface, interconnection is simple in that it’s merely a piece of fiber running from one company’s network to another, however strategy comes into play when determining which companies and organizations to connect with, where to make those connections, and for what purposes.
Luckily, Equinix has come out with a whitepaper to help you plan your own data centre strategy with interconnectivity in mind. Read on to learn how increased data centre interconnectivity can aid your organization with:
- Greater flexibility in network routes
- Reduced costs through service provider competition
- Reduced latency with extensive cross connects
- And more