Cyxtera Announces First Annual Customer Conference
Cyxtera Conference brings partners, customers and community together for thought leadership, networking and product training
February 13, 2018
MIAMI, Feb. 13, 2018 -- Cyxtera Technologies, the secure infrastructure company, today announced that its inaugural customer and partner conference will take place in Miami Beach, Florida from April 23-24, 2018. Running in conjunction with eMerge Americas, the premier technology event connecting Latin America, North America and Europe, Cyxtera Conference will provide attendees with an opportunity to:
- Meet with senior Cyxtera executives and customer peers to share ideas and provide feedback
- Participate in strategic discussions on infrastructure and cybersecurity
- Learn about new Cyxtera products and services
- Enhance skills and achieve certifications in hands-on product labs
Cyxtera Conference includes breakout tracks dedicated to AppGate SDP users, Easy Solutions customers, Cyxtera Partner Network members and more, along with general session content that will include a survey of today's cyber threat landscape from leading practitioners and a keynote from Cyxtera CEO Manuel D. Medina.
"We're excited to be able to launch Cyxtera Conference within our first full year of operations," said Simon West, chief marketing officer for Cyxtera. "This conference gives us a chance to share with our customers and partners insights and skills that will help transform the way they manage and secure their critical IT infrastructure."
Cyxtera Conference will run in conjunction with eMerge Americas. Founded in 2014, eMerge aims to establish South Florida as the tech hub of the Americas. Last year, the conference attracted approximately 14,000 attendees from around the world. This year's event features keynotes from a diverse selection of high-profile speakers, including César Cernuda, President, LatAm for Microsoft; Vicente Fox, former President of Mexico; and musician and entrepreneur Armando Christian Perez (aka Pitbull). Registered Cyxtera Conference attendees will have access to eMerge Americas' full program of content and activities. Cyxtera and its partner community will exhibit their capabilities on the show floor, including a program of showcase theater presentations in and around the eMerge Digital Enterprise marketplace anchored by Cyxtera's expo showcase.
"We're pleased to expand our relationship with Cyxtera as they return to eMerge as a Presenting Sponsor for the second year and to add Cyxtera Conference to the activities around our show," said Xavier Gonzalez, CEO for eMerge Americas. "As a global technology leader based in Miami, Cyxtera is an ideal partner as we convene the top technology leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and government officials from across Latin America, North America and Europe."
Cyxtera Technologies combines a worldwide footprint of 57 best-in-class data centers with a portfolio of modern, cloud- and hybrid-ready security and analytics offerings – providing more than 3,500 enterprises, government agencies and service providers an integrated, secure and resilient infrastructure platform for critical applications and systems.