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Case study: Scale and peering attract online booking reservation provider to US and London data centers
2 April 2013 by Ambrose McNevin - DatacenterDynamics
The Priceline Group, a global online hotel reservations provider is using Equinix’ Ashburn Virginia data center hosting to cut its server count by 40 per cent and its power consumption by half.
Priceline moved into the Equinix site from two U.S. infrastructure deployments one of which was housed in a Tier 1+ colocation facility. The firm said it needed to expand its infrastructure to continue to scale its business from a data center facility that offered geographic separation from its existing site. Priceline is also deployed with
The Priceline Group includes Booking.com, priceline.com, Agoda.com and Rentalcars.com and provides online travel services to more than 180 countries in
Ken Jones, senior vice president of technology operations,
Chris Sharp, general manager, cloud and content for