GPX announces 3rd edition of Marketplace Meet 2020, India’s first and only neutral marketplace event “where content, carriers, and the cloud meet.” In partnership with IDC and InterGlobix
MUMBAI, India – February 10, 2020 – GPX India Private Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GPX Global Systems, Inc., a Global Technology Leader – Providing Next Generation, Tier-4 Design, Carrier Neutral Data Centers to developing Global Markets announced that the 3rd edition of its annual flagship GPX Marketplace Meet 2020 event, India’s first and only neutral marketplace event was held on Friday, February 7th at the Grand Hyatt, Santacruz East, Mumbai, India from 2:00 pm to 10:30 pm IST.
The 3rd edition of GPX Marketplace Meet 2020 was focused on the role multi-cloud architecture plays in the digital transformation journey of enterprises, and the growing importance of digital resilience. The topics of discussion included digital scale and digital resilience along with the intelligence that will be critical remits for organizations, as they blueprint their future IT transformation journey’s. The event was divided into three sections:
1) Bilateral One-on-One Meetings, 2) IDC Roundtable, and 3) Marketplace Presentations.
The Bilateral Meetings allowed various Ecosystem partners to interact with each other one-on-one, facilitating deal-making. International analyst firm, IDC coordinated a roundtable for enterprise CIOs and Cloud Services Providers (CSPs). The Marketplace event comprised of presentations from several industry-leading independent experts including Sanjay Goel, CEO of National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI), Avneesh Saxena, Group VP Domain Research IDC Asia Pacific, Aish Sinha, Director of Strategic Parentships in India, ByteDance, and Vinay Nagpal, President of InterGlobix, and Executive Director of IEIC (Internet Ecosystem Innovation Committee). InterGlobix Magazine was the Media Partner for the event.
“India is undergoing rapid digital transformation, whether it’s enterprises adopting multi-cloud strategies, new subsea cables under development, or consumers continuing to drive data consumption across the country. Our Marketplace event is a unique networking opportunity for our customers within the GPX ecosystem, and knowledge-sharing that’s currently is in its third year. The event is continuing to evolve, and this year’s focus is going to be on multi-cloud and digital resilience. With internationally recognized independent speakers, it offers a unique platform to the digitally growing Indian enterprise community and all members of the Internet Ecosystem,” said Nick Tanzi, President, and CEO of GPX Global Systems, Inc.
Since opening its first Mumbai data center in 2012, GPX has established itself as the leading high-availability, carrier-neutral colocation provider to Carriers, ISP’s, CDN’s, Cloud, Content Service Providers, and the rapidly digitizing BFSI sector. Within its GPX Mumbai-1 data center are 12 Carriers, 120+ ISP’s, 4 Internet Exchanges, 8+ Cloud Service Providers, leading global CDNs and content providers creating the richest Internet ecosystem and interconnect data center in India. The newly opened GPX Mumbai-2 data center is a next generation Tier-4 certified standalone 60,000 square foot facility with 16MW of power. The new facility offers support for high-density applications, 52U cabinets, rich interconnectivity, and power system efficiency are integral partsß of the data center. GPX Mumbai-1 and GPX Mumbai-2 are also seamlessly interconnected with GPX’s campus-like Data Center Interconnect (DCI) network service offering secure and reliable 1G, 10G, and 100G services between the two sites.
GPX Global Systems, Inc. is a private company headquartered in New York which builds and operates private, carrier-neutral Tier 4 data centers’ in emerging markets strategically located in close proximity to undersea cable systems which interconnect the global internet. The company has focused its development efforts on the African and South Asian markets whose demographics are driving the next wave of internet growth. The company offers world class Tier-4 certified carrier-neutral colocation infrastructure to clients seeking to broaden their exposure and growth into new lucrative emerging global markets. GPX has been recognized as the premier provider of carrier neutral colocation facilities within African and South Asian markets.