Data center company Equinix today announced a partnership with Datang Telecom Group in China.
Datang Telecom, which currently holds a Internet Data Center (IDC) license in Beijing and Shanghai, will become the service delivery partner for Equinix in China enabling Equinix to expand further into the growing domestic enterprise market.
Datang Telecom will offer a range of interconnection services, including Equinix Cloud Exchange to Equinix customers in China.
Founded in 1999, Datang, a state-owned market leader in telecom equipment manufacturing with more than $3 billion in annual revenue, will offer value added services to Equinix customers in China.
Samuel Lee, president, Equinix Asia-Pacific, said: “The China market is an important element of our global platform, and our partnership with Datang Telecom Group enables greater expansion into key vertical markets and locations within China.”