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1025Connect to Be a Prime Sponsor of ITW 2017

Long Island’s Premier Network Neutral Facility Set to Meet with Global Wholesale Telecom Industry Executives

WESTBURY, NY – March 29, 20171025Connect, Long Island’s premier network-neutral Meet-Me Room for network interconnection and colocation, today announces that the company will be a prime sponsor of International Telecoms Week 2017 (ITW). ITW, taking place May 14-17 at the Hyatt Regency and Swissotel in Chicago, IL, is the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecoms industry, providing a platform for more than 6700 delegates from nearly 2,000 companies and from more than 140 countries to meet and discuss key issues and developments affecting the global telecom sphere.

Sitting on the “Continental Edge” in the Eastern region of the United States, 1025Connect’s colocation facility on Long Island provides direct access to multiple submarine cable systems connecting North America, Europe and Latin America.  In addition, the facility offers direct connectivity to internet peering and cloud platforms with multiple Manhattan bypass fiber routes, enabling diverse and fortified solutions for enterprise and global telecom communications services.

“1025Connect is pleased to be a Prime Sponsor of ITW 2017,” comments Dan Lunde, Managing Director, 1025Connect. “Our mission, which we look forward to sharing with ITW attendees, is to help companies gain access to space and power while delivering alternative connectivity options that include local, regional and international networks, along with internet and peering platforms that power cloud computing for improved global business enablement.”

1025Connect most recently announced the addition of DE-CIX to its interconnection offering at its colocation facility.  DE-CIX New York, the only major IX platform in the New York market, Open-IX certified and one of the top neutral Internet Peering Exchange (IXPs) in the New York metro market, has established a new Point of Presence (PoP) within 1025Connect that serves as host to the easternmost peering point in the New York metro area, enabling easier access and delivery of content distributed to the Continental Edge.

To meet the 1025Connect team for an executive briefing at ITW 2017, please email To learn more about 1025Connect, visit

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About 1025Connect                                                                                                             

1025Connect is Long Island’s premier network-neutral Carrier Hotel located at 1025 Old Country Road in Westbury, New York.  This facility is renowned for its ability to connect subsea systems to terrestrial networks with the optional ability to bypass Manhattan for greater network diversity. 1025Connect provides colocation solutions that enable network interconnections through its highly-secure Long Island data center.  Network operators of all types within 1025Connect benefit from direct access to Manhattan Bypass fiber routes, multiple transatlantic and Latin American submarine cable systems and multiple enterprise networks — all without monthly recurring cross-connect fees.  Visit

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Tel: +1 866 307 2510

Interview with Mark Cooper, CCO of AMS-IX for ITW

Originally posted on Data Center POST

Mark CooperData Center POST recently spoke with Mark Cooper, Amsterdam Internet Exchange’s (AMS-IX) Chief Commercial Officer, about what the company plans to accomplish at the upcoming International Telecoms Week (ITW) event, the world’s largest meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community. ITW 2016 will take place at the Hyatt Regency and Swissotel in Chicago, IL from May 8-11, 2016. In our Q&A with Mr. Cooper, we explored the topic of global Internet exchanges and the ways in which AMS-IX has adapted to the industry’s growing demand for bandwidth. AMS-IX was established in the early 1990s as a not-for-profit organization and is a neutral and independent Internet Exchange based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The company now interconnects close to nearly 800 networks by offering professional IP exchange services, also called peering services.

Global Capacity to Speak on the Value of Interconnection and a Network Marketplace in the Digital Age

Jack Lodge, President of Global Capacity, to Join Industry Leader Panel at ITW 2016

Global CapacityChicago, IL, USA, May 3, 2016 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, announces its participation at International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2016, taking place in Chicago, May 8-11. ITW is the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community, bringing together participants from around the world and providing the opportunity to learn and network with industry peers, suppliers and customers.

ITW 2016 Welcomes the Press

itw16For the second consecutive year, media representatives are invited to the Press Room at International Telecoms Week (ITW), May 8 to 11 in Chicago. ITW 2016 is produced by Capacity Media and will be held jointly at the Hyatt Regency Chicago and Swissôtel in Chicago. The event will converge over 6,500 delegates from all areas of the global wholesale telecommunications community, representing over 1,980 companies and more than 148 countries.

ITW 2016 Welcomes Press to the World’s Largest Wholesale Telecoms Meeting

More Than 20 Qualified Media Representatives to Join 6,500+ Industry Participants  in Chicago May 8-11, 2016

itw16Chicago, IL, USA, April 26, 2016International Telecoms Week (ITW), the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community, announces that for the second year running, press are invited to participate in the ITW Press Room.  Produced by Capacity Media, the leading source of information for the global telecommunications community, ITW 2016 will converge over 6,500 delegates from all areas of the wholesale community representing over 1,980 companies and more than 148 countries.  The event will be held jointly at the Hyatt Regency Chicago and the Swissôtel in Chicago, Illinois, May 8-11, 2016.

Meet the Press at ITW 2016

Originally posted on Data Center POST

ITW 2016_Book Now_033016For the second year running, International Telecoms Week (ITW), the premier meeting place for the international wholesale telecom community, is hosting an event Press Room featuring distinguished media organizations from across the globe. International telecom PR and marketing consulting firm, iMiller Public Relations (iMPR), has once again been selected to exclusively manage all press activities during this year’s ninth annual show, which is being held in downtown Chicago, May 8-11.

A Night in Bollywood

Bankai GroupInformation Communication Technology and services leader and International Telecoms Week (ITW) Prime Sponsor Bankai Group promised us the biggest Bollywood party at ITW – and it delivered.

IDT to Demo ‘IDT Express Portal’ at International Telecoms Week 2015

Newark, NJ: May 11, 2015 IDT Corporation (NYSE: IDT), a leading provider of international wholesale voice and payment services around the globe, announced that it will demonstrate the latest version of its IDT Express Portal at this year’s International Telecoms Week (ITW) in Chicago. The IDT Express Portal is voice termination made simple, empowering customers to manage their wholesale termination business online — whenever and wherever they want. ITW, which is being held at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Chicago, is the annual meeting point for the global wholesale telecommunications industry. IDT, a prime sponsor of the event, is gathering expert team members from around the globe to showcase the revolutionary IDT Express Portal.

Invitation to attend the CIL panel session at ITW 2015



Do you feel more or less confident than this time last year about the future of wholesale telecoms? And why?

Don’t miss the chance to attend the exclusive CIL panel session at ITW 2015 on Monday 11 May at 12.30pm when the results of Capacity Magazine’s survey of the global wholesale elite will be unveiled.

Meet Webair at ITW 2015