June 3rd Colocation Event in New York City Offers Networking Opportunities, Educational Sessions for Financial Services, Telecommunications and Cloud Computing Industries
New York, NY (April 13, 2010) – Telx®, a leading interconnection and colocation provider in strategic North American markets, today announced that the Eighth Annual Customer Business Exchange (CBX) Event will be held on Thursday, June 3, 2010 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square, New York City. Telx’s CBX is a unique business event designed to bring its industry leading colocation and interconnection Global Marketplace15 facilities. face-to-face with participating customers and partners, facilitating new business relationships among the many global network provider, telecommunications, cloud computing, media and entertainment, financial services and enterprise companies that reside within any of Telx’s
Telx’s CBX is regularly attended by key decision‐makers and media contacts, where colocation customers, partners and industry experts showcase new and emerging solutions, products and services while learning about industry trends, challenges and success stories that directly impact their businesses. Attendees are encouraged to shop services and offerings, network and trade ideas with industry experts. All the companies exhibiting and sponsoring at CBX can offer direct capacity from any of Telx’s 15 North American facilities, making this a highly targeted and relevant event across a variety of industry verticals in need of cost-effective interconnection and colocation services.
“Telx is proud to host the eighth consecutive year of our CBX Event, offering our customers the ability to meet prospects, talk to other customers and learn about trends affecting their industry,” said Brad Hokamp, CMO of Telx. “This year’s event is positioned to exceed last year’s in both attendance and quality of programming, giving our customers more opportunities than ever to grow their businesses.”
The 2009 CBX event brought together more than 1,200 C-level and other senior-level executive attendees, representing 628 companies in 23 countries. CBX attendees are focused on creating new business opportunities that will extend networks, facilitate faster data transfers, add new services and grows businesses organically. This year’s event will feature educational sessions on cloud computing, led by Dan Kusnetzky, VP Research Operations with The 451 Group, and financial services, led by Kevin McPartland, Senior Analyst at The Tabb Group. These educational, interactive sessions will give attendees valuable, real-world information on colocation and business trends that they can apply to their own enterprises.
“CBX is an event that helps Tata Communications strengthen existing partnerships and forge new ones, while discovering and sharing industry trends,” said Anthony Rossabi, Vice President of Global Carrier Solutions for Tata Communications. “We’ve participated in CBX for the past several years and, this year, once again look forward to leveraging the networking opportunities presented at this unique event.”
CBX 2010 will once again offer a press room, where sponsors or exhibitors can make impactful business announcements to an audience of the IT industry’s leading journalists from publishers such as Tier1 Research, The Tabb Group, The A-Team Group, Internet Telephony, TMCNet, Virgo Publishing, Channel Vision, WSTA and many more. CBX 2009 saw industry-leading announcements from Tata Communications, HP, Force10 Networks, Intellifiber, NTT Communications, CFN Services, Arbinet and Agilysys.
Telx is a leading provider of interconnection, colocation and business exchange services in strategic, high demand North American markets. With 15 premier facilities, Telx increases speed to market and reduces connectivity costs by providing direct connections to the industry’s highest performance networks and access to more than 750 leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, content providers and enterprises. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with four facilities in the New York Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, three facilities in California, (Los Angeles, San Francisco and Santa Clara) and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit www.telx.com.