Category Archives: ITW

Epsilon Selected to Speak at International Telecoms Week 2017

Epsilon CCO Carl Roberts to Moderate Panel Focusing on Carrier Transformation in the Digital Age

Singapore, May 9, 2017 — Epsilon, a privately owned global communications service provider, announces today that its CCO, Carl Roberts, will moderate a panel at International Telecoms Week (ITW), taking place May 14-17, 2017 in Chicago.  ITW is the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecoms industry, converging over 6,700 delegates from nearly 2,000 companies and more than 140 countries.

On Monday, May 15, from 10:45 a.m. to 12 p.m., Mr. Roberts will moderate the panel discussion, “Wholesale Carrier 2.0 – How Do Carriers Need To Transform To Keep Up With The Digital Age?” taking place in the Swiss Tower, Gold Level, Lucerne 2.  Also joining the discussion will be Eduardo Guardincerri, CMO at Telefonica Business Solutions; Jim Fagan, Head of Global Platforms at Telstra; Lauren Love-Wright, CMO at Verizon Partner Solutions; Tom Paseka, IP Engineer at Cloudflare; and Wilfred Kwan, COO at Reliance Communications & Global Cloud Xchange.

The discussion will focus on how new and complex customer needs are causing shifts in the wholesale market, reshaping how carriers and service providers operate and deliver connectivity solutions.  Panelists will offer insight into needs, challenges and solutions from content, cloud, virtual transformation, and a variety of other perspectives to determine how carriers can innovate to drive impending digital transformation.

“To date, networks have been built to deliver services such as voice and data,” states Carl Roberts, CCO of Epsilon.  “Traditional networks must be replaced by elastic, fluid and intelligent models to enable further growth and digital transformation, as well as accommodate the explosion of on-demand services such as cloud, M2M and IoT.”

To schedule a meeting with the Epsilon team at ITW, please email epsilon@imillerpr.com.

For more information about Epsilon, visit http://www.epsilontel.com.

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About Epsilon

Epsilon is a global Cloud Centric Network service provider, extending carrier grade connectivity services to the world’s Communications and Cloud ecosystems.  The company offers smart networking capabilities that combine on demand infrastructure, automation, web-based portals and APIs to give partners friction-free access to global connectivity.

All Epsilon services are powered by a next generation hyper-scalable global backbone which connects all the leading telecoms hubs globally.  Across this fabric encompasses a dense ecosystem of carriers, service operators and cloud providers offering the leading interconnect point for a diverse set of network and connectivity requirements. http://www.epsilontel.com.

Media Inquiries

iMiller Public Relations for Epsilon

+1 866.307.2510

epsilon@imillerpr.com

Global Capacity to Speak on the Opportunities for Wholesale Carriers Within IoT Ecosystems

Mary Stanhope, VP of Global Marketing, to Join Industry Panel at ITW 2017

Waltham, MA, USA, May 8, 2017 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, today announces its participation at International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2017, taking place May 14-17 in Chicago, Il.  As the wholesale telecommunications industry’s largest annual event, ITW 2017 will converge executives from leading global organizations to exchange business ideas and expand their network reach through collaborative partnerships.

On Tuesday, May 16, Mary Stanhope, Global Capacity’s Vice President of Global Marketing, will join industry professionals from Identidad Telecom, Huawei, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Globetouch and Telefonica Business Solutions on the panel, “The Big Picture: The Wholesale Case for the Internet of Things.”  The session moderated by Alan Burkitt-Gray, Capacity Media Editor, will explore various revenue streams for carriers within the IoT space, how to create effective pricing structures to ensure ROI, and ways carriers can utilize existing enterprise segments expertise to build IoT ecosystems.

“Connectivity services are just a small part of the entire IoT market opportunity.  Technology, product and solution providers have no lack of choices when it comes to participating in IoT ecosystems,” explains Ms. Stanhope.  “By automating access to critical, real-time information about the many connectivity options and prices that are available at the edge of the network, and orchestrating a hybrid of access technologies, Global Capacity makes connecting at the edge of the network easy and cost-effective.”

Global Capacity eliminates the complexity and inefficiency of the network market with its award-winning marketplace of networks, One Marketplace™.  One Marketplace delivers unprecedented transparency, efficiency and simplicity to the complex and highly fragmented data connectivity market by combining intelligent information analytics and service automation through a suite of customer and supplier applications, along with network delivery, in order to streamline the process of designing, pricing, buying, delivering and managing data connectivity solutions.  Global Capacity’s One Marketplace dramatically simplifies and fundamentally changes how providers buy connectivity.

Request a meeting with Global Capacity at ITW 2017 to discuss how to participate in the marketplace and simplify connectivity from the edge of the network to high value destinations.

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About Global Capacity 

Global Capacity is the leading connectivity as a service company that simplifies connecting Enterprises to high value Cloud and business destinations.  Through its award-winning software defined platform, One MarketplaceTM, the company provides the ubiquitous reach, flexible access options and reliable connectivity solutions that deliver on its brand promise of Connectivity Made SimpleTM.  Global Capacity delivers its innovative solutions to telecommunication carriers, managed service providers, application service providers and enterprise customers globally.  Learn more at globalcapacity.com or by following us on our blog Marketplace Network News, Twitter @global_capacity and LinkedIn.

MEDIA INQUIRIES:

Ilissa Miller
iMiller Public Relations for Global Capacity
Tel: +1 866 307 2510
marketing@globalcapacity.com

Mary Stanhope
Vice President of Global Marketing, Global Capacity
Tel: +1 781 902 5216
mstanhope@globalcapacity.com

Hot off the Presses: ITW Welcomes Media to ITW 2017

For the third consecutive year, representatives from global accredited media organizations are invited to participate in the Press Room at International Telecoms Week (ITW), taking place May 14-17, 2017 in Chicago. More than 6,500 delegates representing over 1,900 companies from all areas of the wholesale community will converge at ITW, the wholesale telecommunications industry’s largest annual event, produced by Capacity Media.

Exclusively managed by iMiller Public Relations (iMPR), the ITW Press Room, sponsored by CHT Holdings, Peerless Network and QTS, will be located in the Swiss Tower, Lucerne conference room of the Swissȏtel, presenting the unique opportunity for attendees to interact with participating press face-to-face on-site. Attending organizations are also welcome to submit their press releases and news to be included in the ITW Show Daily, a magazine distributed to event participants throughout the course of the four-day event. Be sure to submit your press release or media kit before 11:59 PM on Friday, May 12. Just in case you don’t make that deadline, collateral can be emailed daily or dropped off in the Press Room during normal hours of operation.

“The support and networking opportunities provided by the Press Room have continued to receive positive feedback, which is why we continue to bring it back each year,” shared Rosalind Irving, CEO of Capacity Media. “We expect to facilitate more meaningful dialogues between our community and the press, and share more news that impacts the global wholesale telecommunications and carrier communities than ever before.”

For more details on the 2017 ITW Press Room, click here to read the press release in its entirety. If you would like more information about participating in the ITW Press Room or want to learn about press opportunities, visit the online media hub or email ITW2017@imillerpr.com.

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 1025@imillerpr.com. To learn more about 1025Connect, visit www.1025connect.com.

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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 www.1025connect.com.

Media Inquiries:

iMiller Public Relations for 1025Connect

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Simon Dodsworth, Chair of the Global Business Exchange for Telecom, Discusses the Organization’s Mission and Vision at ITW 2016

Originally posted on Data Center POST

Simon DodsworthData Center POST recently met with Simon Dodsworth, Vice President, Head of Voice and Mobile at Telia Carrier, as well as the newly elected Chair of the Executive Council of the Global Business Exchange for Telecom (GBET) at International Telecoms Week (ITW).  ITW is the world’s largest meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community, which took place at the Hyatt Regency and Swissôtel in Chicago May 8-11, 2016.

Interview with FiberLight for ITW 2016

Originally posted on Data Center POST

Interview with FiberLight for ITW 2016

Ron Kormos, CSO FiberLight

Ron Kormos, CSO FiberLight

Data Center POST recently spoke with Ron Kormos, Chief Strategy Officer and Jim Hintze, SVP of Sales from FiberLight, about what the company plans to accomplish at the upcoming International Telecoms Week (ITW), 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. Kormos and Mr. Hintze, we discussed the topics of selling network services, adapting to customer demands and how technology plays a role in the company. FiberLight was one of the first fiber-optic network construction companies to build within state and local rights-of-way. The company owns over 1,500,000 fiber miles of network in 30 metropolitan markets, with over 17,000 backbone access points, 1,000 on-net locations, presence in nearly 100 data centers and active expansion activities.