IPC Deploys Innovative Trading Communication Solutions in Equinix Data Centers in Top Asia-Pacific Financial Centers

  IPC Deploys Innovative Trading Communication Solutions in Equinix Data
  Centers in Top Asia-Pacific Financial Centers

 Market Participants Set to Benefit from Smarter and Faster Trading Solutions

Business Wire

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. & HONG KONG -- January 16, 2013

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center
company, today announced that IPC Systems, Inc., a leading provider of voice
and electronic trading communications solutions, will deploy in Equinix’s
International Business Exchange^TM(IBX®) data centers in Sydney, Singapore,
Hong Kong and Tokyo to offer innovative trading communication solutions to
address the growing demand for smarter and faster trading in key financial
centers in Asia-Pacific.

Highlights / Key Facts

  *IPC is a leading provider of trading communications solutions to the
    world’s top financial services firms. By leveraging Platform Equinix™, IPC
    will be able to offer Equinix customers access to its portfolio of
    Financial Markets Network services which include Connexus, IPC’s financial
    extranet, Direct Connect data service and managed VPN services. This
    combination of services brings together a global community of capital
    market participants where members can securely and rapidly access trade
    lifecycle services and market data through a single connection or
    establish point-to-point ethernet connections that securely link multiple
    geographically dispersed locations to create a private network.
  *Equinix data centers are home to the world’s largest financial services
    ecosystem. Customers within Equinix have the ability to physically connect
    and optimize trades, reducing latency and ultimately saving time and
    money. This interconnection enables trading to happen in a closed
    environment rather than over the open Internet, adding an extra layer of
    security.
  *IPC and Equinix have worked together in Asia-Pacific since 2007 and have
    since expanded their relationship in North America and Europe.

Quotes

  *David Dodd, senior vice president, Asia Pacific Region, IPC:
    “The APAC region is a key area of growth for the capital markets and IPC
    is committed to providing industry leading, value-added network solutions
    for traders in a reliable and secure environment. By deploying our
    Financial Markets Network service inside Equinix’s data centers we can
    connect to more than 450 buy-and sell-side and over 75 trading venues in
    the world’s top 16 financial markets allows us to provide faster, smarter
    and more secure services for our customers in Sydney, Singapore, Hong Kong
    and Tokyo.”

  *David Wilkinson, senior director, business development, financial
    services, Equinix Asia-Pacific:
    “Equinix customers in these markets can expect to see improved performance
    and new market opportunities through direct interconnection between
    members of Equinix’s established ecosystems as well as a consistent and
    premium customer experience.”

About Equinix

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), connects more than 4,000 companies directly to
their customers and partners inside the world’s most networked data centers.
Today, businesses leverage the Equinix interconnection platform in 31
strategic markets across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. www.equinix.com.

About IPC

IPC Systems, Inc. offers high and low touch trading communications solutions
to the global financial trading community including the top investment banks,
hedge funds and investment managers in established and emerging markets. With
100% focus on this sector and nearly 40 years of expertise and an unrivaled
record of innovation, IPC provides customers with unified solutions that
support collaborative voice trading and real-time electronic trading and
market data connectivity. IPC’s market-leading offerings include the first
unified communications/application platform, award-winning hard and soft
turrets and electronic connectivity services. IPC’s global reach extends to
nearly 60 countries – including a Financial Extranet of 4,500 on-net locations
in over 700 cities and more than 115,000 turrets deployed worldwide.
Headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey, IPC has approximately 1,000
employees located throughout the Americas and the EMEA and Asia-Pacific
regions. For more information, visit www.ipc.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.

Equinix and IBX are registered trademarks of Equinix, Inc.

International Business Exchange is a trademark of Equinix, Inc.

Contact:

Equinix Media Contacts
Melissa Neumann, +1 650-598-6098
mneumann@equinix.com
or
GolinHarris for Equinix, Inc.
Liam Rose, +1 415-318-4380
lrose@golinharris.com
or
PPR
Claire Malyon, +61 2 9818 0958
cmalyon@ppr.com.au
or
Equinix Asia-Pacific
Lorraine Little-Bigelow, + (852) 2970 7742
llittlebigelow@ap.equinix.com
Kendrick Leung, + (852) 2970 7711
kleung@ap.equinix.com
or
IPC Media Contacts
North America
IPC Systems
Rob Thibault, +1 201-253-2162
robert.thibault@ipc.com
or
Finn Partners
Casy Jones, +1 312-329-3976
casy.jones@finnpartners.com
or
Asia-Pacific
Pink Tiger Media
Raewynn McBain, +6/04 210 2886
raewyn.mcbain@pinktigermedia.com
or
Europe
Ruder Finn
Ben Miller, + 44 20 7438 3086
broberts@ruderfinn.co.uk