Equinix BA1, Spain
The Iberian Peninsula is an essential hub on the global connectivity map due to its physical location between Africa, Europe and Latin America. 15+ subsea cable systems land in Spain and Portugal, making the Peninsula a compelling peering market and major telecommunications hub.
Barcelona is the second-largest city in Spain and is a worldrenown hub for innovation and technical expertise. It is Europe’s fifth most-important city for supporting startup organizations. The city is strategically located for international communications with subsea cables connecting to Marseille and the rest of the Iberian Peninsula.
The Equinix BA1 International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data center is the only carrier-neutral facility in Barcelona. It is located in the main technology district close to other carrier data centers and host to 40+ network carriers as well as providing connectivity to
CATNIX—the regional internet exchange.