Equinix Metal is a unique, global bare-metal cloud with facilities near key internet interchange points and customer concentrations, equipped with high-performance inter-facility virtual networking. Mirantis and Equinix Metal have partnered to let Mirantis Container Cloud manage Equinix Metal infrastructure. Now, Mirantis Container Cloud users can dynamically provision Kubernetes and OpenStack clusters in Equinix Metal locations, enabling high performance and responsiveness for the most critical applications.
With this joint solution, customers can:
Access a consumption-based model for private, dedicated infrastructure
Build private cloud infra without needing to purchase hardware (Opex vs Capex)
Access Equinix interconnection ecosystems, including public clouds
Deploy globally across 18+ metros with optimal connectivity to markets and customers