Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: Tokyo American Club, Manhattan I
Speaker: Kei Furuta, Representative Director, Equinix Japan
Hosting Committees: Banking, Finance and Capital Markets Committee, Information, Communications and Technology Committee
Member Fee: ¥4,400
Guest Fee: ¥7,800
Meal: Plated Lunch Course
Registration/Cancellation Deadline: Thursday, February 22, 12:00
As growing competition and customer expectations puts pressure on companies to modernise, many of the leading corporations in Asia and globally have already embarked on a digital transformation journey. In fact, the world’s largest companies already have digital transformation at the centre of their corporate strategy.
In this talk, our speaker will give an exclusive look at how organizations across varying industries are taking advantage of modern data centers to transform their digital infrastructure and remove the encumbrance of legacy and outdated systems.
Discussion topics to include the following:
- Key factors to consider in cloud and data center infrastructure investment
- The need for greater importance on latency, bandwidth, security, reliability and scalability
- Compelling and practical real-life use cases
- Equinix’s rise in global/local strategic growth, from the view of an American business operating in Japan
Mitchell A. Mason, Chair
Hiroshi Ueki, Vice Chair
Andrew Conrad, Board Liaison
ACCJ Banking Finance and Capital Markets Committee
Mike Benner, Darren McKellin, Co-Chairs
William Dallyn, John Kirch, Vice Chairs
Eriko Asai, Board Liaison
ACCJ Information, Communications and Technology Committee
NOTE 1: This event is OFF THE RECORD.
NOTE 2: If you cancel after the stated deadline, the full meeting fee will be charged to your account. Sorry, no substitutions or walk-ins.
NOTE 3: If you are driving to Tokyo American Club, please inform the ACCJ in advance as arrangements must be made and a 1,700 yen parking fee will apply.