CAPRE’s Digital Infrastructure Round Up for January 13, 2020

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Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in digital infrastructure for January 13, 2020: Equinix Completes $175 Million USD Acquisition of Three Data Centers in Mexico: Equinix has announced the completion of its acquisition of three data centers from Axtel S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: AXTELCPO) that serve the Mexico City and Monterrey metro areas of Mexico. The US$175 million all-cash transaction brings Equinix's industry-leading data center and interconnection services to two new metros, as businesses increasingly seek to move their IT operations and latency-sensitive data to the digital edge, closer to where content is created and consumed.  This expansion, when combined with previous Equinix acquisitions of key regional traffic hubs in Dallas (Infomart) and Miami (NAP of the Americas), will further strengthen Equinix's global platform by increasing interconnection between North, Central and South America. It will support the important role Equinix plays in helping companies evolve from traditional businesses to digital businesses by globally interconnecting the people, locations, cloud services and data that are critical to their operations. Rahi Systems Launches Cloud Strategy Headed by New CTO Matt Robinson: Rahi Systems has launched its cloud strategy and the addition of Matt Robinson as CTO for cloud and infrastructure. Robinson will lead the development of Rahi’s cloud services, which will leverage Rahi’s proven ability to deliver cost-effective and efficient data center infrastructure. Cloud practices, professional services, and managed services will complement Rahi’s industry-leading expertise in data center infrastructure.…