Bluebird Network’s Director of Network and Systems Architecture to Speak at ITW 2019

Jade Kerr to join a panel of experts to discuss “Mitigating Security Threats As A Wholesale Carrier”

Bluebird Network, a Midwest telecommunications company, and one of four founding partners of the recently announced Independent Data Center Alliance (IND-DCA), invites you to join its Director of Network and Systems Architecture, Jade Kerr, during a discussion panel at International Telecoms Week (ITW 2019), taking place June 23-26, in Atlanta, Georgia.

On Monday, June 24th at 3:30 PM, Mr. Kerr will join industry executives on the panel discussion “Mitigating Security Threats As A Wholesale Carrier.” Bringing close to 20 years of technical and management experience in the telecommunications industry, Mr. Kerr has expertise in system architecture, automation and transformation as it pertains to emerging customer needs. He will explore the importance of collaboration, preparation and the expected scope of security services for carriers with the predicted increase in DDoS attacks due to the rise in IoT applications.



  • ITW 2019
  • Hyatt Regency & Marriott Marquis
  • Atlanta, Georgia


  • Monday, June 24, 2019
  • 3:30 PM EST


Panel Members Include:


  • Mary Stanhope, Founder & Principal Consultant, iMarket2

On Monday, June 24 during ITW 2019, Bluebird Network will join Colocation Northwest, DataGryd, maincubes and the founding organizer, iMiller Public Relations, to sign a letter of intent forming the Independent Data Center Alliance during a  press conference at 12 PM EST in the ITW 2019 Press Room.

To attend the IND-DCA press conference and to participate in ITW 2019 as a member of the media please click here.

To request a meeting with Bluebird Network at ITW 2019 please email

About Bluebird Network

Bluebird Network, headquartered in Columbia, Missouri, was formed by integrating Bluebird Media, Missouri Network Alliance, and Illinois Network Alliance.  In 2014, an underground data center was acquired and created Bluebird Underground, adding a data center facility to the Bluebird suite of services. Today, the network has over 6,500 fiber route miles of high-speed broadband and fiber-optic connections.  The Bluebird fiber network also has over 135 Points of Presence (PoP) sites spanning the Midwest, including the major cities of Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield and Tulsa. To learn more, please visit and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.

Media Contact:

iMiller Public Relations for Bluebird Network

Tel: +1 866.307.2510