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WHIR Networking Event: Washington D.C.

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Living Room, 1008 Vermont Ave, NW, Washington D.C., 20005, United States (Map and Directions)

SPONSORS: Lenovo, H5 Data Centers, Infomart Data Centers, Sabey Data Centers, Radware, Tech Data, Plesk

Thank you to our kind sponsors

WHIR Networking Events are free events that offer you a great opportunity to meet face-to-face with local like-minded industry executives and corporate decision makers with an interest in the hosting, cloud, MSP, VAR, data center, telecommunications and internet infrastructure industries. Events are held in a relaxed, comfortable environment where you can expand your network and create new business opportunities.


Lenovo is giving away a Yoga Tab 3 Pro

H5 Data Centers is giving away a $250 Apple giftcard

Infomart Data Centers is giving away a Google Home

Sabey Data Centers is giving away a Nike+ Apple Watch

Radware is giving away a $100 AMEX giftcard

Tech Data is giving away an Amazon Echo Dot

Plesk is giving away a JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

CSC Leasing is giving away a UE Boom Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Companies Attending: Lenovo, H5 Data Centers, Infomart Data Centers, Sabey Data Centers, Radware, Tech Data, Plesk, CSC Leasing, ANEXIO DATA CENTERS, Atlantic Metro Communications, Attain, Avenue4 LLC, Avitecture.com, Bayou City Solutions, LLC, Belden, Betancourt, Black & Veatch, Bob Holbrook & Co., BoldGrid, BroadSoft, Inc, Bubble Social Media Marketing, LLC dba Bubble Cloud, ByteGrid, Capitol Power Group, CenturyLink, Cheval Capital, Inc., Cloud 304, CloudShape, Cogent Communications, Commscope, Constellix, Coresite, Creative Control & Integration, Cyxtera Technologies, Data Resolution, DataConcepts, DataLogix 360, LLC, DE-CIX North America, Dedispec, LLC., Digital Realty, DivvyCloud, DKW Communications, Inc., DuPont Fabros Technology, DXC, Eaton Corporation, EdgeConnex, Encore Networks, Endurance International Group, Envision Consulting, E-TEL Systems Corporation, Evoswitch, Expereo, Ezeelogin LLC, Foster Fuels, GetWellNetwork, GHA Technologies, Green Olive Tree, Inc, Groupsurfing, Inc., Guidepost Solutions, Hanley Energy, Hassinger / Armm Associates, Hedgehog Technology Services, HopOne Internet Corporation, HSUS, HunterLab, i2Coalition, Ibm, ICANN, Iconicx Critical Solutions, ID Dataweb, iMiller Public Relations, InfoRelay, Ingram Micro, Inpora Technologies, ISSO, IVA Communications, LLC, JLL, Joheco Automatisering, KNJ360, Inc., Leaseweb, Lepton Global, Lepton Global Solutions LLC, LINX, Liquid Technology, Lokmer International, LLC, Mainstay, Medical Data Technology, Microsoft, Navy Federal Credit Union, Neovera, Netflix, NoLA A/V Productions Inc., Ntiva, NTT AMERICA, OPAQ Networks, Oracle MySQL, PCCW Global, PDI Corp, PDU Cables, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Pixel Factory Data Center, RackNap, Raised Floor Services, Inc, RAW Solutions Inc, Resello, Resello, RioRey, Roka Security, SalesChannel Europe, ScienceLogic, Securitas Electronic Security, Sequint, Siemens Industry, Inc., Simac ICT, Slable I.T. Solutions, SMB Nation, Software Design Services Inc, SpamExperts, Spire Technologies, Inc., Staunton III Consulting, Sughrue Mion, PLLC, SummitIG, Superb Internet Corp., Synchronicity Engineering, Systems Engineering Services Corp, TechnoGuard, Inc., The Sourcing Company, Tiggee, Trimdata Corp, Ubersmith, Unispec, United Fiber and Data, United Performance Contracting Group Inc., Unleashed Technologies, US Gov't, Verizon, Virtuozzo, Vodafone, Wangoh Dynamics Technologies, WIA, Windstream, XanConnect, XanLogic, XO Communications, Yellow Fiber Networks, Yourhosting, zen internet

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About the venue: Step into The Living Room, a new club and event space in DC’s Logan Circle neighborhood that offers an upscale experience (without taking itself too seriously). So sit back, relax and enjoy the ride in style and comfort.

Venue Address:The Living Room, 1008 Vermont Ave, NW, Washington DC 20005

Parking: TBA

Food and Drink: Complimentary drinks and delicious appetizers (including vegetarian) will be available. An open bar is provided thanks to the generosity of our sponsors.

Hotel Information: TBA

RSVP Reminder: Due to the enormous reach Web Host Industry Review has within the cloud and hosting services industry, WHIR events hit maximum capacity very quickly. Please register as soon as possible.

Sponsor WHIR Events: The support of our sponsors allow us to offer these valuable events for free. If you are interested in sponsoring WHIR Networking Events, please contact us

Who Are WHIR Events For: Our events best serve cloud, hosting, MSP, VAR, data center, telecommunications and internet infrastructure industries. They cater to hosting business executives, owners, resellers, IT consultants and those looking for their services. However you are connected to the industry, WHIR Networking Events offer the perfect venue to mix and mingle with other savvy individuals also looking to create and solidify business relationships.

Why We Offer These Valuable Events: The WHIR believes in the value of in-person interactions in an industry that is digitally- based. Our goal is to facilitate community by providing a fun and comfortable environment to meet, mingle and do business with face-to-face.

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About our Sponsors:

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a $39 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial, and enterprise technology. Our portfolio of high-quality, secure products and services includes System x, Flex System and ThinkServer systems. Join us on LinkedIn, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@Lenovo) or visit us at www.lenovo.com.

H5 Data Centers is one of the leading privately-owned data center operators in the United States with over one million square feet under management.

The company designs and engineers flexible and scalable data center and interconnection solutions to address the business and operational requirements of its customers.

H5 Data Centers owns data centers in Ashburn, Atlanta, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Phoenix, San Jose, San Luis Obispo and Seattle.

Founded in 2006, Infomart Data Centers (formerly Fortune Data Centers) is an award-winning, industry leader in building, owning and operating highly efficient, cost-effective wholesale data centers. Each of its national facilities meet or exceed the toughest industry standards for data centers in all operational categories of availability, security, connectivity, and physical resilience. Recognized for its consistent excellence, Infomart Data Centers is committed to maintaining its reputation of reliability and responsible, best-in-class management and operations.

Sabey Data Centers is one of the longest-running and largest privately owned multi-tenant data center owner/developer/operators in the world. Being privately-owned may mean that ours is never a household name, but to us, it means a complete focus on building value by serving one customer at a time. Sabey Data Centers grew out of Sabey Corporation's forty-plus year history as a designer, builder and operator for leading innovators of the day: Boeing Electronics' clean rooms, ADP's first data center, McCaw Cellular's first cell phone switches, and Exodus Communications, provider of the world's first internet colocation services - all were breaking new ground in industries of world-wide importance.

Radware (NASDAQ: RDWR), is a global leader of application delivery and application security solutions for virtual and cloud data centers. Its award-winning solutions portfolio delivers full resilience for business-critical applications, maximum IT efficiency, and complete business agility. Radware's solutions empower more than 10,000 enterprise and carrier customers worldwide to adapt to market challenges quickly, maintain business continuity and achieve maximum productivity while keeping costs down.

Tech Data is one of the world’s largest technology distributors. We help companies like HP, Apple, Cisco, Microsoft — and hundreds of others — bring their products to market, and we offer a wide range of technical and business support services. We certify, train, instruct and support our reseller customers, and help configure, install and finance their purchases. Many of the hardware devices and software applications that you use in your daily life have passed through our logistics centers on their way to market.

Plesk is the leading WebOps platform to run, automate and grow applications, websites and hosting businesses. 50% of the top 100 service providers in the world are partnering with Plesk today. Plesk is managing and securing more than 300’000 servers, automating 10M+ websites and at least 15M mailboxes. Besides simplifying complexity and saving time through automation for developers, web professionals and sysadmins, Plesk offers a rich and open ecosystem of compelling extensions. These extensions provide access to unique features targeted at specific audiences whilst allowing server providers of any size to benefit from upsell opportunities that are too good to miss.

CSC Leasing Company:For the past 30 years, CSC Leasing's specialty has been financing IT equipment. CSC provides operating lease solutions that allow companies to use their working capital to fund business expansion and innovation—while CSC helps you spread the cost of capital expenses over time. CSC Leasing believes that the value of technology comes from using it, not owning it. We provide a low cost of capital to all of our customers while providing flexible turnkey solutions. Headquartered in Richmond, VA—with coverage across the U.S.

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