Equinix Connect

Resilient and high-performing internet access

Equinix Connect provides direct internet access as a managed, multihomed service in Equinix International Business Exchange™(IBX®) data centres. We aggregate upstream bandwidth from major ISPs and make it available to downstream customers as a single-source solution, taking advantage of local exchanges to reduce latency. Equinix Connect is a ready-to-use Layer 3 solution that is ideal for primary or secondary internet access or out-of-band management.


Flexible Product Configurations

  • Ethernet port speeds: FastE, GigE and 10GigE
  • Single or multihoming
  • IPv4 and IPv6 address allocations
  • Static or dynamic (BGP) routing
  • Flexible minimum bandwidth commitment
  • Traffic bursting and usage-based billing

Low Latency, Strong Resilience

Equinix Connect aggregates the world’s top tier-1 backbone service providers with regional internet exchanges (at least two providers in each market) and delivers built-in redundancy and consistent low latency.

Pay-as-You-Go Scalability

Easily scale bandwidth and, with traffic bursting and usage-based billing, pay only for the bandwidth you actually use.

Guaranteed Uptime

Multihome configurations carry a 99.99% availability SLA.

Rich SaaS Ecosystem

Leading SaaS providers such as Microsoft (Office365), Salesforce, Dropbox, Adobe and Cisco Webex are all available through Equinix Connect,with highly localised access.

Simplified Management

With Equinix Connect, you receive one trusted point of contact for IP service with one invoice, real-time bandwidth reporting and level-1 support 24/7, 365 days a year.

Distributed security

DDoS Protection safeguards your network-edge assets and prevents DDoS attacks before they reach your network.

Global availability

Equinix Connect is available in over 30 metro markets worldwide.