Data Center World delivers expert strategy and insight on the technologies and concepts you need to know to plan, manage, and optimize your data center. Data Center World 2021 educational conference programming is focused on the rapidly advancing data center technologies like edge computing, co-location, hyperscale, and predictive analytics – all within a rapidly changing global business climate -- in order to give attendees a leg up on their competitors to become the new trailblazers of the data center.
Ryan Lafler has spent his career in telecommunications. From his early years on the wireless side at VZW for business to a transition in facilities-based telecom CLECS, Lafler spent the early 2000’s at carriers such as Globalcom and CIMCO Communications. He was an executive and co-founder of COEO which is a SIP Trunking and Managed Service Provider that he developed in markets across the United States eventually POPing 39 states.
Lafler has been involved in the design of network at Digital Crossroad and has been responsible for build the carrier eco system with a specific mention on a sub 2 millisecond Dark Fiber route between Digital Crossroad and one of the largest internet exchanges in the world 350 Cermak. His focus is now on developing a private quantum ready network for the Northwest Indiana corridor which will be one of the fastest networks in the United States.