Dublin, Ireland
May 2015

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A Note from the Founder

Welcome to our May issue of the Irish Hosting Bulletin. We are excited to be celebrating our one-year anniversary with a celebration at International Telecoms Week (ITW). It is our hope that you will join us at Lizzie McNeil’s on Sunday, May 10, 2:30pm – 4:30pm. To RSVP, please follow the link: RSVP

In addition to our one-year anniversary, I am pleased to have announced our Executive Committee members of 2015. The Executive Committee plays a fundamental role in all Host in Ireland activities. Through collaboration, business advocacy efforts and strategic guidance, the committee is focused on improving Ireland’s position within the industry as an optimum digital assets hosting location.

We continue to welcome any suggestions and feedback you may have on improving this publication to make your reading more enjoyable. Please send your comments via email to Marketing@Hostinireland.com.

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.

"Success Through Collaboration"

Most Sincerely,

Garry Connolly, Founder and President, Host in Ireland


In This Issue:

Host in Ireland Press Releases:

Host in Ireland Announces Participation In Datacloud Europe

Host in Ireland in the News:

THE PAT KENNY SHOWHost in Ireland President and Founder, Garry Connolly, joins Pat Kenny to discuss why Ireland is an optimum location to host digital assets


Success Stories

AquaComms Begins Build of New America-Europe Connect Subsea Cable System, AEConnect

AquaComms and TE SubCom begin build of the America Europe Connect (AEConnect) subsea cable system. The 5,400 km cable system will land in Shirley, NY and Killala, Ireland, connecting N. America to Europe and providing extended connectivity to London and greater Europe via CeltixConnect.

SeaFibre’s technical review of the CeltixConnect submarine cable installation

celticIn this whitepaper you will discover how a submarine fibre-optic cable was buried under the Irish Sea seabed, boosting Ireland’s global connectivity & digital ecosystem.

CeltixConnect Process in Photos

Why Mandiant Chose Ireland

TelecityGroup interviews Mandiant, a US company, that announced 100 jobs at its EMEA site in Dublin, which carries out technology development, security operations and strategic consulting.

Hibernia Express: Top Five Telecom Projects of 2015

The latest transatlantic fiber cable to Ireland: the Hibernia Networks Express Cable. On board 150 Years after the first transatlantic link. 

Putting the Sync into Synchronoss

Synchronoss Technologies, a US firm with a European footprint that’s about to expand with the help of TelecityGroup.

Why Ireland? The Pedigree

Many of our Host in Ireland partners companies have made the Tech Excellence Awards shortlist! The winners will be announce May 15 at the Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin 4, Ireland. We are proud to celebrate their achievements!

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  • Comsys

 Data Centre of the Year

  • Telecity Group
  • Digital Realty

 IT Architect of Year

  • Viatel
  • Comsys

Company of the Year

  • Viatel

Meet Us at Industry Events

Keynote Speaker: 7X24 Exchange, Atlanta Chapter

May 8 (Atlanta, GA)

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

Datacloud 2015 Global Congress 
June 3-4 (Monaco)

Speaker: Cork at a Crossroads

May 25 (Cork, Ireland)

Speaker: National Construction Summit

June 16 (Dublin, Ireland)

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


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Media Gallery

Video case study: InterxionScreen Shot 2015-04-29 at 5.38.02 PM

In this video, Minds & Machines explain why they choose to locate in Ireland and why Interxion was selected to be their data centre provider.



Why Ireland? The PeopleScreen Shot 2015-04-29 at 9.34.26 PM

With a young, talented, multi-cultural workforce well-versed in technology, Ireland offers companies the necessary support throughout a company’s lifecycle.



Why Ireland? The PolicyScreen Shot 2015-04-29 at 5.41.41 PM

Digital Realty: Data Privacy in the Digital Age

The former White House Deputy CTO for Internet Policy, Daniel J. Weitzner, came to Dublin to ask questions about Data Privacy (hosted by Digital Realty)


Partner Profile

Gary Keogh, Sales Director, Digital Realty

Gary Keogh gives a tour of Digital Realty Profile Park. 

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Looking to get involved with the Host in Ireland initiative? Click here to learn more or email Marketing@Hostinireland.com.


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