Host in Ireland Presents “From Electrons to Neurons, Why Hosting Matters to Ireland”, Co-located with DataCentres Ireland

Participants to Share Valuable Industry Insights into the Irish Digital Assets Hosting Environment DUBLIN, Ireland – November 4, 2014 - Host in Ireland, a marketing initiative created to drive interest in hosting digital assets in Ireland, will be hosting “From Electrons to Neurons, Why Hosting Matters to Ireland.” The half-day event, co-located with DataCentres Ireland and Cloud & IT Security Ireland, will be held November 11, 2014 from 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM at The Royal Dublin Society (RDS) on Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland. On hand will be Host in Ireland’s President and CEO, Garry Connolly, who will discuss the job and economic multiplier effect that data centres and digital hosting companies create for Ireland. He will be joined by partners and colleagues from INEX, Sigmar Recruitment, Interxion, Digital Realty, IDA Ireland, TelecityGroup, Matheson, Mason Hayes & Curran, Simply Connected Ltd and iMiller Public Relations. Results from three industry surveys will be presented and discussion points will reveal insights into the perspective of the Irish digital market made by U.S.-based companies as well as Irish-based companies. Panel discussions will center on the economic and job creation impact of the hosting industry on Ireland from a local perspective; solutions to challenges faced by the Irish digital assets hosting industry; and the effect of data protection laws within the EU in regards to the digital assets hosting ecosystem. “Host in Ireland, in conjunction with sponsors and supporters, has worked tirelessly to provide the public with timely and accurate information regarding the wide array of benefits Ireland has to offer those looking to host in the EMEA region,” explains Mr. Connolly. “This event will help us share our thorough research, offering a crystal clear picture of where Ireland sits in one of the fastest-growing sectors on the planet.” Host in Ireland, launched in May of 2014, was created to offer an accurate perception of the value Ireland has to offer the digital assets hosting market. With a clear message revolving around the 5 Ps of hosting (Policy, People, Pedigree, Pipes and Power), Host in Ireland illustrates to the public a deeper understanding of the country’s economic and political stability, global connectivity availability, and security and reliability as compared to other locations throughout the European Union. To learn more about Host in Ireland, visit www.hostinireland.com or email hostinireland@imillerpr.com. # # # About Host in Ireland Host in Ireland is an industry-led marketing initiative that provides timely and accurate information on the Ireland’s digital asset hosting ecosystem at all times including demonstrating why Ireland is more cost effective, efficient, reliable, secure and accessible than most other regions across the EU. There's a reason companies like Microsoft, Zendesk, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, Adobe and beyond have sought to host their solutions in as well as to/from Ireland. Many of these reasons are immediately realized due to access to affordable power, redundant network and bandwidth capacity along with a variety of data center providers that offer an array of services sustained by the 5 Ps: Policy, People, Pedigree, Pipes and Power. On top of that is a very attractive business management structure, implemented by Ireland, which is keenly interested to bring new businesses into the market. Ireland supports this initiative through attractive fiscal structures, access to a skilled workforce and full support of the U.S. Safe Harbor and Patriot Acts - ensuring data asset compliance for companies large and small. For more information about Host in Ireland, visit www.hostinireland.com. MEDIA CONTACT Ilissa Miller iMiller Public Relations for Host in Ireland Tel.  +1 866 307 2510 hostinireland@imillerpr.com