May 25, 2017
Equinix is excited to add Equinix Cloud Exchange™ (ECX®) to our service portfolio in Dublin. Join us at our launch on the 22nd March where we will hear from Maurice Mortell, Managing Director of Ireland & Emerging Markets, about the strategic importance of launching ECX in Ireland and the benefits we can now offer to our customers. Rory Murphy, Sr. Director of Equinix EMEA, will give an overview of the ECX® platform and what opportunities ECX® brings to the Irish market. Industry analyst’s from IDC will give insight on the future of cloud in Ireland, closing with an open panel discussion with Q&A’s from our audience on ‘How Interconnectivity & Cloud Strategy drives Business Transformation for Ireland’.
*This event is FREE to attend, however we encourage you to register early as seats are limited and demand is expected to be high.
Ireland is the hub for over 1,200 companies, including some of the world’s best known brands, for their European networks. Dublin’s prosperous business environment has attracted companies in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, financial services and ICT sectors, who have chosen to set up business operations in the city. Over 700 US companies are based in Ireland and in the past 15 years, the country has enjoyed being amongst the highest rate of economic growth within the European Union.
Equinix Cloud Exchange (ECX) is where cloud and network service providers seamlessly connect with 8,000+ potential partners, customers and each other. Effortlessly build and maintain commercial, operational and technical integration with other service providers via our connection management API. Expand opportunities for business growth and service offerings by lowering latency, tightening security and shortening time-to-market for you and your customers. We will be announcing the launch of Equinix Cloud Exchange in Ireland, enabling our customers to expand their market reach and connect with more customers whilst seamlessly managing high-performance connections and services.
Ireland ranked 11th globally in the Technological readiness country rank by the World Economic Forum.
Forbes magazine ranked Dublin as the “best city to found a company” due to its rich ecosystem and support of business.
William Fry, in association with Forbes Insight, ranked Ireland as Europe’s second most favoured destination for data driven investment.
Our Dublin data centers are business hubs for 190+ companies. Dublin customers can choose from a broad range of network services and can also interconnect directly to customers and partners in their digital supply chain. The Dublin International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers consist of four buildings with approximately 645,000 square feet (60,000+ square meters) of colocation space.
|15:30||Guests arrive for registration and tea/coffee reception|
|16.00||Welcome from Maurice Mortell, Managing Director of Ireland & Emerging Markets|
|16.20||Equinix Executive Presentation – Rory Murphy, Sr. Director of Equinix EMEA|
|16.45||Industry Analyst Presentation from IDC: Bridging Today with Tomorrow; A Market Prospective on the Future of Cloud in Ireland|
|17.15||Panel Discussion: How Interconnectivity & Cloud Strategy Drives Business Transformation for Ireland|
|17.45||Drinks, canapé reception and stadium tours|
Managing Director, Ireland and Emerging Markets
Thank you for your interest in our "Equinix Cloud Exchange Launches in Ireland" event. It is a FREE to attend event, however, places are limited and we expect demand to be high.
Please register your interest at your earliest convenience and one of the team will be in touch to confirm your place within 48 hours.
22nd March 2017
Equinix Cloud Exchange Launches in Ireland
Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Road,
May 25, 2017