Panelists will discuss how data center operators and network providers can align to advance digital infrastructure in the Southwest

New York, April 26, 2022 – DE-CIX, the world’s leading operator of Internet Exchanges and interconnection, announces that it is a co-host, along with Iron Mountain Data Centers, of the DICE Southwest 2022 summit taking place May 3, 2022 in Phoenix, AZ. The event focuses on data center demand, drivers and sustainable solutions in the southwest, and will feature a panel titled “Strengthening Connectivity and Digital Infrastructure in the Southwest.”

Pre-event festivities set for May 2, 2022 include a cocktail reception co-sponsored by DE-CIX Phoenix partners: EdgeConneX, Iron Mountain Data Centers, and phoenixNAP, at El Chorro starting at 6:00pm local time.  Registration for the event is required via this link.

On May 3, 2022, the DICE Southwest 2022 summit is set to begin at 7:45am local time at The Camby Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona. The half-day event features keynotes and panels exploring the challenges and opportunities to advance digital infrastructure in the Southwest.

At 9:05am on May 3, 2022, a DE-CIX-led panel will highlight the company’s latest market, DE-CIX Phoenix, and will explore why and how Phoenix became the Southwest’s go to digital hub and how data center operators can align with network providers to simplify connectivity.  To register for the event click here and use code DECIX20 to receive a 20% discount.



  • The Camby Hotel
  • Camby Ballroom 1 & 2
  • 2401 E. Camelback Road
  • Phoenix, Arizona 85016


  • Tuesday, May 3, 2022, 9:05 A.M. to 9:45 AM GMT


Panel members include:

Ilissa Miller, VP Marketing Development for DE-CIX North America and CEO and Founder of iMiller Public Relations

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About DE-CIX North America

DE-CIX North America Inc., established in 2013, is a wholly owned subsidiary of DE-CIX International AG, the international arm of DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange operator. Together, the DE-CIX Internet Exchanges in New York, Dallas, Chicago, Richmond and Phoenix create the largest neutral interconnection ecosystem in North America. DE-CIX is providing network and data-neutral peering and interconnection services in North America. With access to DE-CIX North America’s Internet Exchanges, customers gain more control of their networks and access to world-class content providers, as well as IP transit, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Blackholing services to mitigate the effects of DDoS attacks.

DE-CIX New York is the 5th largest Internet Exchange in the US, is carrier and data center-neutral and is Open-IX certified. The IX platform is distributed across major carrier hotels and data centers throughout each metro region it serves. DE-CIX operates more access points than any other Internet Exchange in North America.

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Media Contact for DE-CIX North America

Ilissa Miller
DE-CIX North America
Phone: +1.914.315.6424