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April 2015


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A Note from the Founder

Dear valued sponsors, partners and friends,

Welcome to the first issue of Host in Ireland's monthly newsletter.  An exciting milestone in the history of our initiative, the newsletter will serve as a powerful tool aimed at building rapport, improving communications and encouraging the sharing of information between all of us involved in the Host in Ireland initiative.  The publication will share information, advice, opinions, and forecasts for noteworthy information.

 Each issue will keep you informed of not only Host in Ireland Partner news and updates, but also the latest happenings in Ireland's hosting landscape as well as new Host in Ireland infographics, videos and event updates.  We hope you find this newsletter a valuable resource in collecting information about the Host in Ireland initiative as well as Ireland's hosting landscape.

 We always welcome any suggestions and feedback you may have on improving this publication to make your reading more enjoyable and engaging.  Please send your comments via email to

 The success of Host in Ireland depends largely on you, and we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all of your support and valued contributions.  

 Most Sincerely,



 Garry Connolly, Founder and President, Host in Ireland



In This Issue:
  • The Grass is Truly Greener...
  • Save the Date
  • Ireland in the Industry

Host in Ireland Press Releases: 



The Grass is Truly Greener…

Why Squarespace chose Dublin

Squarespace has built a business by helping others to publicize theirs. With millions of sites now built on its platform and a growing international business, the company set up its first overseas operation in Dublin in May 2013. Raphael Fontes, director of EMEA operations, explains …

Zayo Engages with Interxion to Facilitate its First Phase of Expansion in Ireland

An agreement between Interxion and Zayo will support Zayo’s recently announced expansion across Europe which will take place throughout the first half of 2015. This expansion will provide Interxion’s customers in Dublin with high speed links into major UK cities.

Industry experts are taking notice of Ireland’s sustained growth. The Irish digital economy is one of the strongest in the world.  Ireland was named a “stand out” country due to its high levels of past development and upward growth trends.  

TelecityGroup and Interxion Reach Definitive Agreement on All-Share Merger

Host in Ireland partners, TelecityGroup and Interxion, have established a definitive agreement on an all-share merger. 

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Save the Date

International Telecoms Week (ITW)
May 10 - 13 (Chicago, IL)

Datacloud 2015 Global Congress 
June 3-4 (Monaco)

Cloud Expo 
June 9-11 (New York, NY)

HostingCon 2015
July 27 - 29 (San Diego, CA)



Ireland in the Industry: Media Corner 

    Inxn_Green_Ireland_Infographic_v6             HostinIrelandINFO               Digital Realty Infographic


Ciaran Forde You Tube


A Conversation with Ciaran Forde, VP of Data Center Solutions at CommScope

"Data Center Convergence"



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