Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is Southeast Asia’s most modern city for over a century. The diamond-shaped island is located at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, surrounded by some 60 islets. Though physically small, Singapore is an economic giant and is often mentioned along with other rapidly industrializing countries , notably South Korea and Taiwan. Singapore’s economy is characterised by highly sophisticated finance services and a high level of openness. Singapore’s economic freedom score is 89.4, which making it the world’s freest economy in the 2020 Index. Singapore are highly dependent on international trade and their port is the largest in Southeast Asia and of the busiest in the world.
Singapore - "Lion City"
Get connected and peer in Singapore
Starting in 2020, DE-CIX will a offer a distributed interconnection platform in Singapore for networks to exchange data. Besides the big interconnection hubs in Frankfurt, London, Amsterdam, and Paris, no other global market has more connected international Internet capacity than Singapore. In 2019, Singapore had an estimated 37 Tbps of international Internet capacity at a growth rate of nearly 60% compounded annually since 2015. Customers in EQX SG1/3 may connect using a third party Layer 2 Ethernet transport.
The center of gravity in
With more than 20 subsea cables landing in Singapore, the city is the gravity center of interconnection in Southeast Asia. Major international network, content, and cloud providers have already begun to deploy infrastructure throughout Southeast Asia in response to the high demand for high quality, low-latency interconnection. With our award winning DE-CIX Apollon platform, we will create a neutral and distributed interconnection ecosystem throughout the region to meet this demand.