EdgeConneXNovember 9, 2017 – EdgeConneX®, specializing in global data center solutions at the edge of the network, announces today that its chief innovation officer, Phill Lawson-Shanks, will speak at The Edge of Tomorrow, taking place in London.

On Wednesday, 15 November 2017, Mr. Lawson-Shanks will deliver the keynote presentation, “State of the Edge: The Revolution Has Begun.”  He will discuss the state of the Edge as a market, ongoing trends and hype, and will go beyond the Edge while relating the technology to the lives of everyone

Later that evening, Mr. Lawson-Shanks will participate on the panel, “Driving Business at the Edge.”  Joining other industry-leading executives, he will to discuss how leaders can drive their business at the Edge, the barriers yet to overcome and what the Edge can do for your organization.


Keynote Presentation: “State of the Edge: The Revolution has Begun”
15 November at 6:35 p.m.

Panel: “Driving Business at the Edge”
15 November at 6:50 p.m.


The Edge of Tomorrow
Ham Yard Hotel, Soho


“State of the Edge: The Revolution Has Begun” Presentation:

Phill Lawson-Shanks, chief innovation officer, EdgeConneX

“Driving Business at the Edge” panel members include:

Phill Lawson-Shanks, chief innovation officer, EdgeConneX
Conrad Mallon, chief network architect, SSE Telecoms
Brent Owens, unified infrastructure manager, Vertiv
Marcin Zmaczynski, senior marketing executive CEE, Aruba SpA
Martin Thunman, CEO & co-founder, Crosser Technologies
Chair: João Marques Lima, editor, Data Economy

With rich content experiences becoming a modern lifestyle mainstay, an increasing number of organisations are looking to connect to The Edge to ensure their apps, data and services are guaranteed to be delivered latency-free to end-users around the world.  EdgeConneX Edge Data Centers® (EDCs) are purpose-built and precisely located to provide the shortest and fastest routes for content, cloud and application delivery to local consumers, enterprises and Internet customers.  To learn more, meet with the EdgeConneX team at The Edge of Tomorrow event in London.

About EdgeConneX®

EdgeConneX® is the only global Edge Data Center® provider.  Creating purpose-built, edge-of-network infrastructure solutions that extend the internet’s reach, EdgeConneX enables the fastest and most secure delivery of content, cloud services and applications. Edge Data Centers host bandwidth intensive and latency sensitive data closer to end-users, establishing a more secure, reliable and cost-effective distribution model for the internet.  For more information, please visit the EdgeConneX Internet of Everywhere® at edgeconnex.com.

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