Equinix announced that SugarSync has renewed its contract with Equinix.
SugarSync is a service that lets you access, sync and share all of your files and folders across all your computers and mobile devices,
An Equinix customer since 2007, SugarSync has experienced significant growth over the last three years. Accordingly, its infrastructure has doubled in Equinix's SV4 and SV2 data centers. The company plans to expand its footprint in SV4 while consolidating some of the equipment in its older cages.
With Equinix, SugarSync has direct access to the world's top Tier-1 carriers, networks and ISPs making it easy for SugarSync to quickly and efficiently connect with its business partners and end-users.
According to a recent survey conducted by SugarSync, the cloud is now considered a critical small business tool, with 90% of respondents seeing file and folder sync and 85 % viewing back up as "very important." New work styles and mobility are driving cloud adoption, as indicated by the 80% of respondents who have remote workers.
Remote access is a critical feature for SugarSync's end-users, giving them anytime, anywhere access to their documents, photos, videos, music and more from any computer or mobile device. Equinix provides close proximity to mobile carriers so that SugarSync can ensure an optimal mobile experience to its customers and continued growth in the mobile market.