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Equinix is a data center and colocation provider for enterprise networks. It offers Platform Equinix that delivers data centers and interconnection solutions, edge services, business and digital ecosystems, and expert consulting and support. The company serves automotive, federal government, healthcare, payments, cloud services, manufacturing, content and digital media, and IoT industries, as well as managed and network service providers.
TypePublic
Founded1998
HQRedwood City, CA, US
Websiteequinix.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)8,378(+7%)
Job Openings1,009
Revenue (FY, 2020)$6 B(+8%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)$816
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Equinix

Charles J. Meyers

Charles J. Meyers

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Peter Van Camp

Peter Van Camp

Executive Chairman
Sara Baack

Sara Baack

Chief Product Officer
Michael Campbell

Michael Campbell

Chief Sales Officer
Justin Dustzadeh

Justin Dustzadeh

Chief Technology Officer
Keith D. Taylor

Keith D. Taylor

Chief Financial Officer
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Equinix Office Locations

Equinix has offices in Redwood City, Ashburn, Atlanta, Billerica and in 106 other locations
Redwood City, CA, US (HQ)
1 Lagoon Dr #400
Ashburn, VA, US
21551 Beaumeade Cir
Ashburn, VA, US
21691 Filigree Ct
Ashburn, VA, US
21701 Filigree Ct
Ashburn, VA, US
21711 Filigree Ct
Ashburn, VA, US
21715 Filigree Ct
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Equinix Financials and Metrics

Equinix Revenue

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Equinix's revenue was reported to be $6 b in FY, 2020
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

1.6b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

784.8m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

49.2%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

156.1m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

297.7m

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

73.1b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

816.0

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

1.8b

EV

76.0b
Equinix's current market capitalization is $73.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

4.4b5.1b5.6b6.0b

Revenue growth, %

21%16%10%

Cost of goods sold

2.2b2.6b2.8b3.1b

Gross profit

2.2b2.5b2.8b2.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

1.2b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.6b

Cost of goods sold

622.4m651.8m660.3m682.0m698.2m704.3m736.3m739.3m768.0m811.2m

Gross profit

593.4m610.1m623.4m681.2m686.8m692.5m708.3m730.8m751.8m784.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

49%48%49%50%50%50%49%50%49%49%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.4b606.2m1.9b1.6b

Accounts Receivable

576.3m630.1m689.1m676.7m

Current Assets

2.2b1.5b2.9b2.6b

PP&E

9.4b11.0b12.2b14.5b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

233.0m365.4m507.2m370.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.0b1.2b1.3b1.4b

Accounts Payable

74.5m35.5m(27.9m)25.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.4b1.8b2.0b2.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

62.9m130.5m255.3m117.7m261.6m382.4m119.0m252.3m319.1m156.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

307.6m614.9m920.6m313.2m632.4m954.3m335.9m684.5m1.0b395.0m

Accounts Payable

686.6m(24.3m)4.8m(11.5m)23.3m6.7m(25.7m)(25.6m)35.8m(76.4m)

Cash From Operating Activities

300.9m839.6m1.3b421.1m964.1m1.5b516.8m1.1b1.6b391.2m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

600.6k

Debt/Equity

1.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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Equinix Operating Metrics

Equinix's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 9.7 k in FY, 2019.
FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Jan, 2020

Enterprise Customers

8.5 k9.8 k9.8 k9.7 k

Markets

4144444848525252525252535555

Data Centers

146179182190190200200200200202203204204

Data Centers (Americas)

55878786
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Equinix Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PacketJanuary 14, 2020$335 m
MetronodeDecember 17, 2017$792 m
Itconic Innovate ITSeptember 11, 2017$259 m
TelecityGroupJanuary 16, 2016$3.6 b
Bit-isle EquinixDecember 09, 2015
NimboJanuary 22, 2015
Alog Data Centers do BrasilJuly 24, 2014
Kleyer 90 Carrier HotelOctober 09, 2013
Asia Tone LimitedJuly 09, 2012$230.5 m
ancotelMay 16, 2012
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Equinix Revenue Breakdown

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Equinix revenue breakdown by business segment: 5.8% from Non-recurring Revenues and 94.2% from Recurring Revenues

Equinix revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 32.5% from EMEA, 21.0% from Asia-Pacific and 46.5% from Americas

Human Capital Metrics

Equinix's employees are reported to be approximately 22% female and 78% male.
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Equinix Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

57/100

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Equinix Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Equinix Online and Social Media Presence

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Equinix Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    85/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    67/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    69/100

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Equinix News and Updates

India Data Center Market Investment Analysis Report 2021-2026 Featuring Major Players & New Entrants Such as Adani, Bridge Data Centres, Colt DCS, Equinix, Mantra Data Centers & Princeton Digital

DUBLIN, May 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "India Data Center Market - Investment Analysis and Growth Opportunities 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The India data center market size will witness investments of USD 8 billion by 2026 India is one of the...

MEDIA ALERT: Equinix Sets Conference Call for First Quarter Results

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the world's digital infrastructure company™, today announced that it will hold its quarterly conference call on Wednesday, April 28 at 5:30 PM ET (2:30 PM PT). The company will discuss first quarter results...

Equinix and Vodafone Collaborate to Build Digital Hub in Genoa, Connecting Africa, Europe and the Middle East

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and BERKSHIRE, England, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the world's digital infrastructure company™, and Vodafone today announced a plan to build a new subsea hub in Genoa, called GN1. Situated on Italy's northwest coast, Genoa has a rich...

Equinix Joins European Cloud and Data Center Providers to Make Historic Pledge Towards Climate Neutrality by 2030

AMSTERDAM and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, the world's digital infrastructure company, today announced it will join European cloud infrastructure and data center providers and European trade associations, to form the Climate Neutral Data Centre Operator...

Cloud and Data Centre Growth in Emerging Markets Report 2021-2025 Featuring Ascenty/Digital Realty, Equinix, FPT Telecom, Rostelecom, Turkcell & Viettel

DUBLIN, Dec. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Cloud and Data Centre Growth in Emerging Markets - 2021 to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Data Centre revenues over the 10 Emerging Markets are also forecast to grow over the period - Overall Data Centre...

Colt and Equinix extend collaboration

Colt Technology Services has today announced its extended collaboration with Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), which sees Colt enabling agile, on-demand connectivity to Equinix Fabric.
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Equinix Blogs

Working Toward a Brighter Future

It is impossible to look forward without recognizing the events of the past 18 months and the lasting impact they have made around the…

Equinix® and Cloudflare Deliver Secure Digital Infrastructure Interconnection

Enterprises are rapidly responding to the opportunities and challenges presented by hybrid and multicloud architectures. Organizations successfully making this transition are implementing an edge…

Equinix Fabric Ushers in Global Expansion to Canada

When you think of Canada, what immediately comes to mind for many are breath-taking landscapes, abundant natural resources and world-class ice hockey. However, what…

How to Solve for Virtual Connection Migration

There are many reasons for upping your network capacity. For example, increases in remote user traffic, such as experienced during the global pandemic, or…

Hyperscale Data Center Expansion Goes into Hyperdrive

Digital transformation is driving unprecedented enterprise adoption of hyperscale clouds, and as the world’s digital infrastructure company, we are accelerating our xScale™ data center…

Helping NSPs Deliver Services Faster, in More Locations

Just when the telecommunications industry and its customers were progressing on their digital transformation journeys, the global COVID-19 pandemic increased the pressure on telecommunications…
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Equinix Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Equinix founded?

    Equinix was founded in 1998.

  • Who are Equinix key executives?

    Equinix's key executives are Charles J. Meyers, Peter Van Camp and Sara Baack.

  • How many employees does Equinix have?

    Equinix has 8,378 employees.

  • What is Equinix revenue?

    Latest Equinix annual revenue is $6 b.

  • What is Equinix revenue per employee?

    Latest Equinix revenue per employee is $716 k.

  • Who are Equinix competitors?

    Competitors of Equinix include Switch, Digital Realty and CoreSite.

  • Where is Equinix headquarters?

    Equinix headquarters is located at 1 Lagoon Dr #400, Redwood City.

  • Where are Equinix offices?

    Equinix has offices in Redwood City, Ashburn, Atlanta, Billerica and in 106 other locations.

  • How many offices does Equinix have?

    Equinix has 189 offices.