Hibernia Atlantic expands Global Express Platform into Equinix Tokyo data center
First Published 27th June 2012
Hibernia extends its Ethernet service into Tokyo, Singapore and Hong Kong via Equinix
Joseph Hilt, Senior VP of Financial Services, Hibernia Atlantic
"Equinix is an integral part of the financial services marketplace with a presence across the top 16 financial markets worldwide."
Summit, NJ & Dublin - Hibernia Atlantic has expanded its Global Express Platform (previously known as Global Financial Network - GFN), into the Equinix TY2 Tokyo International Business Exchange data center. This extends Hibernia's low latency network from other Equinix locations such as Chicago, Secaucus, and Slough, offering low latency trading between Tokyo and other key cities.
"Equinix is an integral part of the financial services marketplace with a presence across the top 16 financial markets worldwide," states Joseph Hilt, Senior Vice President of Financial Services for Hibernia Atlantic. "By connecting our secure, diverse low latency network into Equinix's premium facility, we can further ensure our customers are in the center of global financial trading activity."
"We are pleased that Hibernia has chosen Equinix's TY2 data center to expand into the Asia-Pacific region," comments John Knuff, General Manager, Global Financial Services at Equinix. "Hibernia Atlantic has been part of Equinix's well-established, global financial ecosystem and now our financial customers in Japan will be able to connect quickly to Hibernia's Global Express Platform that offers fast and secure connectivity to major financial centers around the world."