Vapor IO Presents First Ever Virtual Edgecon on June 24

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Jun 10, 2020
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Includes interactive sessions, live Q&As and real-time one-on-one meeting requests with other attendees

AUSTIN, Texas – June 8, 2020 –  Vapor IO, creators of the Kinetic Edgeplatform, the first nationwide platform for edge colocation, networking and exchange services, announced its first virtual Edgecon, bringing the best of edge together, online, in a brand new way. Attendees join leading experts in edge computing for interactive sessions, live Q&As and the ability to request one-on-one meetings with other attendees in real-time. The event takes place June 24.

Speakers include Cole Crawford, CEO/founder of Vapor IO, Chris Sharp, CTO of Digital Realty, and Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Carnegie Professor, Computer Scientist at Carnegie Mellon. 

Sessions include: 

  • Edge to Core: Realizing New Opportunities with Cole Crawford and Chris Sharp: Edge computing is enabling a gradient of resources that stretches from the edge back to the regional data center. How can these resources enable intelligent workloads that span from edge to core? How can edge and core be integrated effectively, and can real intelligent infrastructure exist? 
  • Edge-native Applications: Past, Present and Future with Mahadev “Satya” Satyanarayanan: Edge computing pioneer, Satya, will give his perspective on the past, present and future of edge applications as the industry progresses and edge adoption increases.
  • Use Cases for a Distributed World: Building Tomorrow: Panel discussion on the key elements of optimal edge-native use cases and how can we build them out.

Edgecon is free of charge for confirmed guests. Register at


About Vapor IO

Vapor IO is developing the largest nationwide edge networking, colocation and exchange platform at the edge of the wireless and wireline networks. The company’s Kinetic Edge® platform combines multi-tenant colocation with software-defined interconnection and high-speed networking. The Kinetic Edge platform offers the most flexible, highly-distributed infrastructure for delivering modern, low-latency applications, and the company has deployed its Kinetic Edge in Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas, and Pittsburgh. By the end of 2020, the company plans to have its Kinetic Edge live in 20 US metropolitan markets, furthering its goal to deploy over 100 data centers in 36 U.S. markets over the next two years. Follow @VaporIO on Twitter.

Vapor, Kinetic Edge and Kinetic Edge Exchange are trademarks of Vapor IO, all rights reserved.

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