Does Equinix provide servers? Managed Rental Services
We rent servers and network equipment to customers that use an Equinix International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data center.
What is Equinix bare metal? What is Equinix Metal and Bare Metal as-a-service? Equinix Metal is a bare metal as-a-service (BMaaS) offering which allows customers to rapidly and virtually provision physical servers at Equinix’s data centers.
Why did Equinix buy packet? “By acquiring Packet we are making it easier for enterprises to seamlessly deploy multicloud solutions at Equinix and extract greater value from our rich ecosystems and global interconnection platform.
What is meant by bare metal server? Bare metal servers are a single-tenant environment, meaning that a single server’s physical resources may not be shared between two or more tenants. Because of this physical separation, bare metal servers are free of the “noisy neighbor” effect that haunts virtual environments.