|[November 08, 2012]
Global Colocation Solutions Provider CyrusOne VP/GM of Interconnection Josh Snowhorn to Speak at CIO Summit
CINCINNATI --(Business Wire)--
solutions provider CyrusOne (News - Alert), a wholly owned subsidiary of Cincinnati
Bell (NYSE: CBB), announced today that VP/GM of Interconnection Josh
Snowhorn is scheduled to speak at the CIO
Summit in Dallas on November 8. Thornton May, futurist, educator,
and author, is slated to co-present with Snowhorn.
Beginning at 10:40 a.m., the presentation, "Moving Big Data -
Infrastructure Changes Over Time," is expected to address the existing
issue of big data movement, and the one innovative solution that is
enabling Texas organizations to evolve and grow in order to address
critical issues of interconnectivity.
"Managing big data is a multifaceted challenge, but one of the largest
concerns is the ability to rapidly and cost-effectively transport large
volumes of data," said Snowhorn. "Today's CIOs must understand data
migration of this magnitude requires a fundamental shift in current
infrastructure strategy, and a lack of proper adaptation could mean a
costly loss in competitiveness. These concerns have been a primary
consideration during the design of CyrusOne's upcoming statewide
interconnection service in Texas, which will enable the rapid transfer
of big data for enhanced security, availability, and disaster recovery."
CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data
center colocation, engineering facilities with the highest power
redundancy (2N architecture) and power-density infrastructure
required to deliver excellent availability. The company operates colocation
facilities across the United States, London, and Singapore, and is
expected to launch the first statewide Internet exchange in the United
States later this year in Texas, as part of its Sky
for the Cloud™ peering and interconnection enablement platform. The
exchange is going to connect Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio
Co-presenter Thornton May has built a reputation of expertise in
researching and consulting on the role of C-level executives in creating
value with IT. His work has earned him numerous honors, including spots
in eWeek's Top 100 Most Influential People in IT and Fast
Company's Top 50 Brains in Business.
May, who currently serves as executive director and dean at the IT
Leadership Academy in Jacksonville, Fla., is also a futurist at the
External Technology Advisory Board at the Olin College of Engineering
and co-founder of the CIO Solutions Gallery at the Fisher College of
Business at Ohio State University.
CyrusOne is a sponsor of the CIO Summit. Attendees are encouraged to
visit CyrusOne at booth 28 to share their data management questions and
to learn how colocation and interconnection can be a viable solution for
their current and future needs.
For more information about CyrusOne colocation
solutions, call 1-866-CYRUSONE (1-866-297-7663) or visit www.cyrusone.com.
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CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center
colocation, engineering facilities with the highest power redundancy (2N
architecture) and power-density infrastructure required to deliver
excellent availability. The company has designed facilities across the
United States, Europe, and Asia that gives customers the flexibility and
scale to perfectly match their specific growth needs. The company's
customers include more than 100 of the Fortune 1000 companies and nine
of the Fortune 20. CyrusOne is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cincinnati
Bell (NYSE: CBB) and is committed to full transparency in communication,
management, and service delivery.
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