Global data center services provider Equinix is home to 600 electronic trading and financial market participants and also operates a data center at 111 8th Ave.
On Friday, Equinix noted that its NY9 site, which is housed in a multi-tenant building with shared generator infrastructure and fuel service, experienced three outages over a 2-day period due to generator failures that impacted service to several customers. Service was later restored.
As of Friday, five of Equinix’s 8 sites remained on generator power. The company said all sites had ample fuel onsite, and had received fuel deliveries.
Melanie Rodier has worked as a print and broadcast journalist for over 10 years, covering business and finance, general news, and film trade news. Prior to joining Wall Street & Technology in April 2007, Melanie lived in Paris, where she worked for the International Herald ... View Full Bio