Business Continuity Protect your mission-critical operations from disaster
Maintain service, consistency and recoverability for your business.
Any interruption in production operations represents potential losses in revenue and reputation. Equinix IBX® data centres are highly resilient and have long been known as the place to protect and connect your critical computing environment.
Equinix Business Continuity solutions include technology, space and people. Business Continuity Trading Room (BCTR) offerings are available in the U.S., EMEA, and Asia-Pacific to protect and monitor trading operations for financial firms. Business Continuity services are offered in select financial markets around the globe.
Regional Business Connectivity Solutions – Americas
BCTR – Americas
Business Continuity Trading Room (BCTR) is a service that supports recovery requirements for a financial firm’s front and back office personnel. Service offerings including Select Shared, Select Exclusive, Dedicated, and Private Suite, support different risk profiles and business needs. The BCTR service is currently offered in the New York market, with plans to expand to other North American financial markets in 2012.
All BCTR offerings are power-protected with UPS and generators in highly secure facilities featuring 24/7 technical staff. They include:
- Fully furnished workstations for front and back office
- Desktop technology
- Multiple monitors
- VoIP telephone service
- Interconnection service as required
Regional Business Connectivity Solutions - Asia-Pacific
BCTR – Hong Kong
Business Continuity Trading Room (BCTR) is a service that supports recovery requirements for financial firm’s front and back office personnel. Service offerings including Shared, Guaranteed, Dedicated and Private Suite, support different risk profiles and business needs. This service is currently offered in the Hong Kong market with expansion plans for other Asia-Pacific markets in 2012.
Regional Business connectivity Solutions - EMEA
Business Continuity Services
Business Continuity Services (BCS) support recovery requirements for a financial firm’s front and back office personnel. Various managed service offerings and infrastructure for business continuity needs are supported in London, Frankfurt, Munich, Dusseldorf, and Milan with plans to expand to other European financial markets in 2012.
Features & Options*
- Second site data centre for applications and storage
- Load balanced data centre for distributed production systems
- Network services for connectivity and resilience
- Office, desk and trader post services for resilient workplace solutions
- Monitoring and standby technical staff
- Tape change and media management
- Specialist services such as system recovery, trading services, user recovery and voice recovery
*Availability varies by location
Keep trading without the trade-offs and don’t settle for trading continuity solutions that won’t deliver all the benefits of your production environment.
In the event of an unexpected IT outage, our customers protect their most valuable information assets with our business continuity solutions.
Businesses can no longer rely on traditional approaches to protecting and recovering data. Equinix Business Continuity Services cover the building blocks needed to implement your plans to keep your business going.
Brochures & Datasheets
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