May 10, 2006
IXEurope stages unique Solution Park presentation and networking platform in Switzerland
In an industry first, IXEurope has brought together dozens of customers and partners in over 1,000m2 of exhibition area to stage a professional presentation-and-networking-platform - the Solution Park.
At Orbit iEX 2006, the most important ICT trade fair in Switzerland, IXEurope has teamed up with regional technology solutions specialists - eSeSIX and Infotalk Communications - to bring almost 50 exhibitors together at this unique platform. The event promises to be a major success in promoting IT solutions in the Swiss market with exhibitors in the Solution Park pavillion including Allied Telesyn, Dreamlab, Easynet and McData.
Frits van der Graaff, General Manager of IXEurope in Switzerland comments: “We are delighted to be the first to stage this unique solution showcase and provide a forum for companies to share services, knowledge and expertise with other leading players from the Swiss IT scene.”
IXEurope now provides the largest ICT networking platform in Switzerland attracting up to 100 guests to its monthly “Carrier Lunch” ICT netwiorking events in Zurich and Geneva. This initiative is one in an on-going campaign to extend IXEurope's networking and business sharing practices to other forums throughout the country, aimed at helping IXEurope's customers and partners leverage.
The exhibition, at Hall 6 in the MesseZentrum Zurich, runs from 16 - 19 May. For further information contact Frits van der Graaff at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.solutionpark.info
IXEurope is one of Europe's fastest growing providers of datacentre services. Its principal activities include primary datacentre services, connectivity services and business continuity solutions.
IXEurope works with enterprise and internet customers to provide resilient datacentre infrastructure to house their IT systems far more cost-effectively than through in-house provision. The benefits include optimised IT performance, improved systems availability and reduced corporate risk through improved regulatory compliance. By continually focusing on quality, IXEurope also gives clients exceptional service levels and on-site access to a high level of technical expertise.
With award winning datacentre facilities in key European cities, broad technology expertise and a proven track record, IXEurope provides solutions that give customers the confidence that their operations are protected. The Company has over 400 customers in the enterprise, internet and networking markets including Merrill Lynch, Google, Network Rail and France Telecom.
Founded in 1998, IXEurope was listed on the London Stock Exchange in April 2006 under ticker IXE. For more information please visit the website at www.ixeurope.com
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