M&A Deal Summary

Equinix Acquires Bit-isle

On September 8, 2015, Equinix acquired information technology company Bit-isle for 280M USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Equinix’s 6th transaction in the Information Technology sector.
  • This is Equinix’s 6th largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is Equinix’s 1st transaction in Japan.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2015-09-08
Target Bit-isle
Sector Information Technology
Buyer(s) Equinix
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 280M USD

Target

Bit-isle

Shinagawa, Japan
website
Bit-isle, Inc. is a provider of IT services.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Equinix

Redwood City, California, United States

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Category Company
Founded 1998
Sector Information Technology
Employees10,944
Revenue 6.6B USD (2021)
DESCRIPTION
Equinix's corporate headquarters in Redwood City, California.
Equinix's corporate headquarters in Redwood City, California.

Equinix is a provider of carrier-neutral data centers, internet exchanges and interconnection services. The Company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 6 of 14
Sector (Information Technology) 6 of 12
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 5 of 9
Country (Japan) 1 of 1
Year (2015) 3 of 3
Size (of disclosed) 6 of 9
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2015-05-29 TelecityGroup

London, United Kingdom

TelecityGroup is a provider of premium network-independent data centers in Europe. Data centres are its core business: It designs, builds and operates premium, highly connected and secure environments to house technical, web and IT infrastructure.

Buy $3.6B
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2016-05-16 Equinix - European Assets

United Kingdom

Equinix, Inc. - European Assets includes carrier-neutral data centers in Europe.

Sell $874M