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MEDIA ALERT: Equinix to Host Multi-Cloud Panel and Networking Event with Redapt and NWTA in Seattle

Companies mentioned in this article: Equinix

SEATTLE, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that it will be hosting a multi-cloud panel and networking event in collaboration with Redapt and the Northwest Tech Alliance (NWTA). The event will take place on Wednesday, June 11 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the iPic Movie Theater, located in Redmond, Washington.

With companies rapidly adopting best-of-breed cloud services to meet business needs, managing multi-cloud environments is emerging as a challenge. Wednesday's event will showcase a panel on the growing adoption of multi-cloud environments - including use case studies and management strategies. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with other cloud enthusiasts following the panel.

Moderated by Jeff Dickey, senior vice president of cloud solutions for Redapt, the panelists include:

    --  Nikesh Kalra, cloud & IT services vertical marketing, Equinix
    --  Mark Williams, chief technology officer, Redapt
    --  Bailey Caldwell, vice president, Customer Success, RightScale
    --  Ovidio Borrero, senior solutions architect, Datapipe

To register, please visit http://bit.ly/1lJEFFt. For media inquiries, contact equinix@mindsharepr.com. Limited seating is available.

About Equinix

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), connects more than 4,500 companies directly to their customers and partners inside the world's most networked data centers. Today, businesses leverage the Equinix interconnection platform in 32 strategic markets across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. http://www.equinix.com/.

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Factors that might cause such differences include, but are not limited to, the challenges of acquiring, operating and constructing IBX centers and developing, deploying and delivering Equinix services; unanticipated costs or difficulties relating to the integration of companies we have acquired or will acquire into Equinix; a failure to receive significant revenue from customers in recently built out or acquired data centers; failure to complete any financing arrangements contemplated from time to time; competition from existing and new competitors; the ability to generate sufficient cash flow or otherwise obtain funds to repay new or outstanding indebtedness; the loss or decline in business from our key customers; and other risks described from time to time in Equinix's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In particular, see Equinix's recent quarterly and annual reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, copies of which are available upon request from Equinix. Equinix does not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in this press release.

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