The three major colocation providers increase their revenue for 2016 colocation market.
Colocation providers Equinix, Digital Realty and NTT Communications have seen a growth in colo revenue which surpassed overall market growth in 2016.
Attributed to acquisitions and organic growth, Equinix, Digital Realty and NTT grew colocation revenues by 28%, outpacing the 9% growth seen by the overall colo market.
According to Synergy Research Group, the other top ten operators saw colo revenues grow 12% in 2016, while those providers ranked 11-20 saw 8% growth.
Notable companies who surpassed average growth rate included China Telecom, QTS and KDDI-Telehouse.
Looking at regional growth, the