Who is the largest data center provider? #1) Equinix
Equinix was founded in 1998. Its headquarters is located in Redwood City, California, USA. The company had 7273 employees as of 2017 and serves 24 countries including the UK and the USA. It has a vast network of 202 data centers around the world, with 12 more being installed.
Which companies own the most data centers? Amazon, Microsoft and Google collectively now account for more than 50 percent of the world’s largest data centers across the globe as the three companies continue to spend billions each year on building and expanding their global data center footprint to accommodate the high demand for cloud services.
How many colocation data centers are there? Currently there are 4914 colocation data centers from 129 countries in the index.
What is Equinix market share? Published by Statista Research Department, May 23, 2022. In 2021, Equinix held approximately 11 percent of the market share of data centers. In total, the fifteen largest data center colocation providers own roughly half of the market, which amounts to 54 billion U.S. dollars in total.