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

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Waltham, MA, USA, September 26, 2016 Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, today announces its participation at Capacity North America 2016, taking place October 5-6 in Toronto, Canada.  Capacity North America is the premiere C-level networking event for the North American wholesale communication community, bringing together wholesale carriers, cloud providers, and content distributers and providers for two days of education and networking opportunities.

Jack Lodge, President of Global Capacity, will join industry professionals from Akamai and EdgeConneX® on the panel “Bringing You Closer to The Edge: Getting the Content to the Consumer,” taking place Wednesday, October 5 at 4:45 PM.  The session, moderated by Eric Luebchow, Associate Equity Analyst at Wells Fargo Securities, will explore how today’s always-on, digital world has disrupted the very way that networks work, and the different approaches service providers are taking at the network edge to achieve improved performance, lower cost and reduced latency for its customers.

“Local, cost-effective access with dedicated, secure, high-performance transport that directly connects to high-demand data centers is a must-have for today’s businesses with growing dependence on Cloud-based services and applications,” comments Jack Lodge, President of Global Capacity.  “A marketplace of networks, with its interconnected network fabric and software application platform, provides the ubiquitous reach, flexible network options and reliable connectivity required to move data between business locations, data centers and application platforms wherever they are located.”

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 network delivery and service automation with a suite of customer and supplier applications in order to streamline and simplify 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.

Meet with Global Capacity at Capacity North America to learn more about connecting business locations 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.



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