Form 8-K





Washington, DC 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): March 15, 2010




(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)




Delaware   000-31293   77-0487526

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification Number)

301 Velocity Way, 5th Floor

Foster City, California 94404

(650) 513-7000

(Addresses of principal executive offices)



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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(b) Mr. Steven Eng, a member of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Equinix, Inc. (“Equinix”), has given Equinix notice that he does not intend to stand for reelection to the Board. Mr. Eng joined Equinix’s Board in December 2002 and served as chairman of the Compensation and Nominating Committees of the Board and as a member of the Audit and Stock Award Committees of the Board. Mr. Eng will continue to serve as a director of Equinix through the end of his current term.

The resignation of Mr. Eng was solely for personal reasons and did not involve any disagreement with Equinix, Equinix’s management or Equinix’s Board.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


DATE: March 18, 2010     By:  

/s/    KEITH D. TAYLOR        


Keith D. Taylor

Chief Financial Officer