Equinix, Inc. (www.equinix.com),
a provider of network-neutral data centres and Internet exchange
services, today announced the expansion of Equinix Command Center
(ECC), a suite of managed services for the management and monitoring of
enterprise-level information systems and network infrastructure in the
With the new enhancements made to ECC, the
suite now includes Smart Admin, Smart Watch and Smart Hands. The
services are available for customers in the Asia-Pacific market,
including Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.
As a leading
provider of colocation and Internet exchange services, Equinix offers
ECC as a value added service to customers who are seeking a
comprehensive IT solution. The ECC suite of managed services helps
customers achieve greater efficiency with their existing IT
infrastructure while reducing the cost and complexity of administering
and managing these functions internally.
With ECC, customers
have the flexibility to combine the necessary managed services to meet
their specific business needs while providing access to certified IT
experts with the ability to react to rapid changes in the business
One of the major enhancements made to ECC is Smart
Admin. Smart Admin is a network infrastructure management service for
customer servers, network and firewall devices. Also included is Smart
Watch, which is a set of monitoring services that allows customers to
grow, manage and control their network and Internet operations.
part of the newly enhanced ECC offering, customers can access the
services through a secure, convenient and reliable Web-based interface,
the Equinix Services Portal.
Success Corporation, a leading
online content application company based in Japan, is a subscriber to
Equinix’s Command Center. The company hosts a number of mission
critical applications within Equinix’s Tokyo IBX center.
have seen our enterprise base grow in the Asia-Pacific region,
expanding our managed services portfolio is an important part in
meeting their needs,” said Philip Koen, President and head of Equinix
Asia Pacific. “Equinix Command Center further enhances our relationship
with our customers by offering them an affordable and reliable suite of
managed services that compliments our core colocation and exchange
services product offerings.”