EdgeConneX to Host and Sponsor NANOG 62 in Baltimore, MD

NANOG 62 Takes Place October 6-8, 2014 

EdgeConneXHerndon, VA – October 1, 2014EdgeConneX®, specializing in hosting content at the edge of the network, today announces that it is the proud host of the North American Network Operators’ Group (NANOG) fall meeting, NANOG 62, held October 6-8, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore in Baltimore, MD.  

The North American Network Operators Group (NANOG) is an association for Internet engineering and architecture professionals that focus on the technologies and systems that make the Internet function.  NANOG 62 converges hundreds of network engineers and product professionals from around the globe.  Highlighted are the major North American carriers, content providers, cloud companies, multi-tenant data centers, hosting companies, and interconnection service providers to discuss the performance, accessibility and evolution of the Internet. 

“EdgeConneX is honored to support the NANOG community in bringing advanced networking techniques and new network applications information and skills to Internet professionals,” remarks Clint Heiden, Chief Commercial Officer at EdgeConneX.  “NANOG brings today’s engineering and architecture professionals together in a vendor-neutral forum to foster continued innovation of our Internet infrastructure as demand for fast and high quality content delivery continues to grow rapidly across the world.” 

EdgeConneX specializes in providing purpose-built, power-dense and edge-of-network Edge Data Centers® that 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. 

“We look forward to EdgeConneX hosting NANOG 62 in Baltimore, where we expect nearly 700 attendees and 21 different countries represented,” adds Betty Burke, NANOG Executive Director.  “As an innovative company focused on content delivery and end-user experience, EdgeConneX, as demonstrated through their hosting NANOG 62,  shares our commitment and dedication to improving the Internet for all major sectors in all corners of the world.” 

To schedule a meeting with the EdgeConneX team at NANOG 62, email edgeconnex@imillerpr.com.  

For more information about NANOG 62, visit www.nanog.org/meetings/nanog62/home

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

NANOG is a community of industry experts that work together for the common good of the Internet.  In many ways, the NANOG community serves as the heart and soul of the Internet.  This close-knit group meets three times a year to discuss all issues, large and small, as they relate to the performance, accessibility and evolution of the Internet.  NANOG is dedicated to improving the Internet for all major sectors (public, private, education, and consumer) in all corners of the world.  NANOG is a non-profit organization and relies on sponsors to help with costs for its tri-annual conferences as well as managing ongoing communications.  Annual sponsors include Diamond Sponsors Google, Microsoft, NTT Communications and VeriSign, Platinum Sponsors Netflix and Verizon Terremark, as well as Gold Sponsor, Comcast.  To learn more, visit http://www.nanog.org.

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