Jim Poole sees a lot of games coming through his network, only they’re not so readily identifiable as games. Poole is an executive at , one of the companies that supports the backbone of the internet.
Equinix has data centers full of rows of server racks, each of them with processors and graphics processing units (GPUs) that can process games for cloud gaming companies such as Blade, which started offering a paid gaming service so gamers can play high-end games on any device. It’s the same sort of service that Google, using its own network, will deliver with its service, introduced at the . At the GDC, GamesBeat also hosted a breakfast on .
I talked with Poole about the state of the internet and