Newsroom Press Release

March 11, 2009

Equinix Shortlisted for Inside Market Data Award

Data Centre Services Specialist Nominated as Best Supporting Services Provider 2009

LONDON, UK - March, 11, 2009 -- Equinix, Inc (Nasdaq: EQIX), a provider of global data centre services, has announced that it has been shortlisted in the category of Best Supporting Services Provider at the 2009 Inside Market Data (IMD) Awards.

The IMD Awards recognise industry excellence within market data, reference data and enterprise data management.  Equinix was nominated for its 2009 customer acquisitions, proven growth and exceptional service.  The eventual category winner will be voted for by the readership of Inside Market Data and votes can be cast at http://www.insidemarketdata.com/awards.

“Equinix is honoured to have been shortlisted for this year's prestigious IMD Awards,” said Petrina Steele, vice president, business development, Equinix Europe.  “As the award is based on the work we have completed over the course of last year, our nomination is proof that we are truly meeting the demands of our financial services customers by expanding our facilities and providing the best possible service in the data centre services market.”

About Equinix
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) provides global data center services that ensure the vitality of the information-driven world. Global enterprises, content and financial companies, and network service providers rely upon Equinix's insight and expertise to protect and connect their most valued information assets. Equinix operates 42 International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers across 18 markets in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Important information about Equinix is routinely posted on the investor relations page of its website located at www.equinix.com. We encourage you to check Equinix's website regularly for the most up-to-date information.

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.

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