Exploration of the Interconnected Era at Equinix Event

The sun shone down on Quay 14 on Lower Ormond Quay, as the airy patio gathered leaders from across the global IT industry to speak at yesterday’s Equinix event.

The Interconnected Era; Shaping your Digital Transformation Strategy’ explored the evolution of technological innovation, its challenges, and solutions.

Equinix President of Strategy, Charles Meyer kicked off the afternoon talk by walking the audience through the concept of digital transformation transitioning from its former buzzword status in a cloud-first world to sitting atop of many CIOs’ lists.

Other speakers on the day also included Tech Evangelist, Clare Dillon, who discussed the trends affecting this fourth industrial revolution such as speed and connectivity, low barriers to entry, personalisation, and the idea of renting, not buying.

Evros Managing Director, Brian Larkin led the customer discussion with Tim Buckley of Origin Enterprise plc, which is beginning its digital journey towards future interconnected flexibility with Evros. Brian explored the challenges of digital transformation with Tim and how much Origin’s interconnection choices affect its customers.

The event finished off with the celebration of Equinix’s 20th anniversary with some cake and well wishes towards the next 20 years of interconnection.

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