About Cross Connects

Equinix Cross Connects provide direct access to thousands of networks and enterprises, cloud service providers, and digital content providers inside Equinix International Business Exchange (IBX) data centers. Through Cross Connects, network providers can efficiently distribute content or exchange data, and deploy applications in the cloud. Also, Cross Connects minimize latency by connecting to multiple infrastructures within a data center.


Cross Connects includes:

  • Direct access to a digital ecosystem of business partners and service providers

  • Reduced latency, to enhance performance and accelerate provisioning

  • Simplified cable management, allowing you to flexibly customize your digital edge

  • Affordable connectivity by provisioning within 24 hours

For more information on Cross Connects, see the Cross Connects data sheet.