Sicily Hub is Sparkle’s open Data Center in Palermo and the leading IP gravity center in the Mediterranean basin where Content meets ISPs.
Located closer to North Africa, the Mediterranean and the Middle East than any other European peering point, it is connected to all the cable landing stations in Sicily and can intercept most of the submarine cables that cross the Mediterranean.
Sicily Hub customers can benefit from Sparkle’s Tier 1 grade IP Transit service Seabone, locally empowered by top global content as well Sparkle’s unrivalled quality and cost efficient connectivity solutions, that guarantee reduced latency and lower bandwidth costs than any other European location.
Sicily Hub’s open and resilient configuration supports carriers and ISPs that want to improve the efficiency and future proofing of their networks, while enjoying a rich ecosystem and marketplace of multi-breed, interconnected players. Several alternative service providers are available to offer IP and connectivity services to customers.