EdgeConneX to Deliver Keynote at the NEDAS Fall In-Building Wireless Summit in Washington, D.C.

Doug Wiest, EVP of Wireless, to Present on the Wireless Convergence with the Edge 


Herndon, VA – October 16, 2014EdgeConneX®, specializing in infrastructure solutions at the edge of the network, announces today that its Executive Vice President of Wireless, Doug Wiest, will keynote the afternoon session at the Northeast DAS & Small Cell Association’s (NEDAS) Fall 2014 In-Building Wireless Summit, ‘Embracing the Future of DAS and Small Cells’. The event takes place October 22, 2014 at the Kellogg Conference Center at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C.   

NEDAS is a grassroots wireless telecom association of DAS, small cell professionals and end-users throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states that fosters learning, networking and sharing of ideas about the DAS and small cell industry in a mutually supportive environment.   

Mr. Wiest will discuss the history, evolution and future of small cells in his keynote presentation entitled “The Wireless Convergence with the Edge”. The keynote session takes place Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM in the Kellogg Conference Center Auditorium. The presentation will explore the growth and proliferation of small cells from a disruptive technology standpoint while addressing the increasingly vital role small cells play in remediating capacity and quality issues in wireless networks across the globe. Mr. Wiest will discuss today’s small cell deployment challenges and offer enhanced, cost-effective strategies to improve future implementations. In addition, Mr. Wiest will introduce today’s innovative network design solutions that focus on bringing data to the edge and how this architecture improves performance for wireless and wireline communications alike. 

“In the digital age that we live in today, delivering premium, high-quality content efficiently and securely anywhere, anytime and on any device is a must. By designing, deploying and operating small cell solutions at the edge of the network, EdgeConneX is focused on ensuring a superior mobile experience for end-users,” remarks Doug Wiest, EVP of Wireless for EdgeConneX. “This presentation aims to broaden the market’s perspective on small cells, while providing some insight into ways of improving the technology, solutions and network design in order to guarantee effective, future-proof deployments.” 

EdgeConneX specializes in providing purpose-built, power dense and edge of network Edge Data Centers® and wireless solutions to enable the fastest delivery of content to consumers.  EdgeConneX has created a new edge of the Internet by designing and deploying facilities that are strategically positioned nearest to network provider aggregation points, ensuring the lowest latency data delivery, with improved quality of service. 

To schedule a meeting with the EdgeConneX team at the NEDAS In-Building Wireless Summit, email edgeconnex@imillerpr.com. As an annual Platinum Sponsor, EdgeConneX will be exhibiting at booth #16.  

For more information about EdgeConneX and its leading edge of network infrastructure solutions for expanding and improving access to wireless and data communications, visit edgeconnex.com or email info@edgeconnex.com

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About EdgeConneX
Headquartered in Virginia and operating a national infrastructure with a best-in-class field operations team, EdgeConneX provides Space, Power & Connectivity solutions for content, network, colocation, CDNs and service providers, as well as wireless carriers, telecommunications companies, and commercial property owners. EdgeConneX infrastructure solutions create a new edge for traditional networks offering superior performance and economics. Our purpose-built Meet You Points® optimize delivery of data at network-critical locations closest to the end user. For more information, please visit edgeconnex.com.  

About Northeast DAS & Small Cell Association
Northeast DAS & Small Cell Association (NEDAS) is a grassroots wireless telecom association whose mission is to create a positive, nonpartisan and invigorating environment in which local industry professionals can learn, discuss, debate, socialize, and collaborate with their peers, and encourage networking, public outreach and education about the DAS & Small Cell industry. 2014 Platinum Sponsors include AnritsuEdgeConneXINOCSOLiDTESSCO and ZenFi Networks; Annual Gold Circle Sponsors are ADRF TechnologiesATEC WirelessCore Info ServicesRF IndustriesSuperior Essex and TE Connectivity; Silver Circle Sponsors are Corning and Crown Castle. For more information visit www.northeastdas.com.

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