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, Telco and internet infrastructure industries. Events are held in a relaxed, comfortable environment where you can expand your network and create new business opportunities.
Attend the Harnessing The Power of Partnerships Workshop
Prior to the WHIR Networking Event, you’re invited to attend the Harnessing The Power of Partnerships Workshop brought to you by The WHIR and presented by Theresa Caragol Consulting. The Workshop is free to attend and runs from 2pm – 5pm at the Westin Washington D.C. City Center. Learn more and RSVP to attend.
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SoftLayer, an IBM Company is giving away a Roku SE
Lenovo is giving away a Yoga tablet
Radware is giving away a $100 AMEX giftcard
Infomart DC is giving away 2 Cocoon SLIM XL 17" Tech Backpacks with goodies inside
Cloudistics is giving away a Beats Pill Portable Speaker
CSC Leasing is giving away a Nook GlowLight Plus
Companies Attending: SoftLayer, Lenovo, Radware, Infomart, Cloudistics, CSC Leasing, EvoSwitch, (mt) Media Temple, 451 Research, Accel Front Line LTD, Accelera Solutions, Advanced Computer Concepts, Inc., Advanced Network Training Corp., afrocsy, AKR Hosting, Alibaba Group, Aligned Technology Solutions, Anjacor marketing, Area 1 Security, AT&T Global Business - Public Sector Solutions, Avenue4 LLC, Better IT Experience, BizBeacon LLC, BlackMesh, Bob Holbrook & Co., BroadAspect, Bubble Social Media Marketing, LLC, CapitalSource, Capitol Air Solutions, Cayan, CDW, CenturyLink, Chief Outsiders, Cirrity, Citrix, Cloud304, CoCre8d Media, Cogent Communications, Common Securitization Solution, ComNet Communications, Compu Dynamics, Corero, CoreSite, Coventree Consulting, cPanel, Inc, CSRA, CWPS, CyberlinkASP, Dangles, Data Mountain Solutions, Inc., Datacentermigrations.com, DE-CIX North America, Dedispec, DHHS, Digital Realty, Divvycloud, DPR Construction, Eaton Corporation, effective world US Inc., eGuard Technology Services, epa, E-TEL Systems Corporation, EvoSwitch USA, Inc. data centers, Expereo, FHLBank Atlanta, FiberPlus, Inc., Forcepoint LLC, Full Metal Hosting, LLC, Fusion, Global Enterprise, Green House Data, Green Olive Tree, Green-Gate Tech, Hardin Media Int'l, Hedgehog Technology Services, henney.com, Hutchins Law, LLC, i2Coalition, ICANN, IMC, iMiller Public Relations, independent freelancer, InfoRelay Online Systems, Inc, Internap, Iris Software, IVA Communications, LLC, Jamacco, Inc., Janglewood LLC dba QnEZ, Janushost, LLC, JLL, JTEK Data Solutions, Kashmir IT, KNJ Ventures, Inc., Law Office of Mark C. Del Bianco, LeaseWeb USA, Level 3 Communications, LINX America, LMI, Logical Net Corporation, LOGICnow, Manalto, Medical Data Technology, Metrolink Networks, MITRE, MTS, N. Scott Phillips Consulting, nasw.org, Navisite Inc., Neovera, NRECA, Ntiva, Inc., NTT America, osama company, PCCW Global, Pivotal Point LLC, Planet Dulles Digitalâ„¢, Public Interest Registry, Pyazza, Rack911, Rackspace Hosting, RagingWire Data Centers, Raised Floor Services, Inc, Reliable Hosting Services, LLC, RioRey, Roka Security, Sabey Data Centers, SAIC, ScienceLogic, Senate Sergeant at Arms, Siemens Industry, Inc., Sisarina, Skyline University College, Slable I.T. Solutions, Smart Power, Smartronix, SMS, Software Design Services Inc, SolidSpace, Solutions Reservoir, Soshlr, Surefire Social, TDEC, Tech Qualled, Telecompute Corporation, The Jonathan Rick Group, The Sea Communications Group, Tiggee, Total Product Marketing, Total Server Solutions, Tracen Technologies, Inc., United Fiber and Data, Uscreen, USDA, VACO/Pivotal Point LLC, Valsatech, Verizon, Virginia Media Group LLC, Vistaprint, WIA, Wireless Infrastructure Association, WORLD GLOBAL NETWORK, Yellow Fiber Networks, YER USA, Inc, ZwillGen PLLC
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
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, Telco and internet infrastructure industries. They cate 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:
SoftLayer, an IBM Company, operates a global cloud infrastructure platform built for Internet scale. With 100,000 devices under management, 13 data centers in the United States, Asia, and Europe and a global footprint of network points of presence, SoftLayer provides Infrastructure-as-a-Service to leading-edge customers ranging from Web startups to global enterprises. SoftLayer’s modular architecture provides unparalleled performance and control, with a full-featured API and sophisticated automation controlling a flexible unified platform that seamlessly spans physical and virtual devices, and a worldwide network for secure, low-latency communications. For more information, please visit softlayer.com.
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.
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.
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.
Cloudistics delivers a hyperscale private cloud to medium and large enterprises with its software-defined application cloud platform, natively converging network, storage, compute, virtualization, and management into a single solution to drive unprecedented simplicity in the datacenter. Customers can start with a base infrastructure and scale to multi-site and multi-geo infrastructures with predictable economics and performance. With proprietary secure virtual networking, elastic storage, and SaaS management, Cloudistics is the blueprint for application-optimized hyperscale cloud infrastructures. Learn more at www.cloudistics.com
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 preserving equity and spreading the cost of capital expenses over time. CSC believes that the value of technology comes from using it, not owning it. We provide flexible turnkey solutions that drive success with a low cost of capital. Headquartered in Richmond, VA—with coverage across the U.S.