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XO Communications Announces Cloud Computing Webinar

Connecting Your Network to the Cloud: What Enterprises Need to Know

HERNDON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/09/13 -- To help IT and network leaders best navigate the opportunities afforded by the cloud, XO Communications today announced that it will host a free cloud computing webinar on Tuesday, May 14. In the session, experts from XO Communications and 451 Research will highlight how to leverage the integration of private data networking technologies with cloud computing platforms in order to overcome common hurdles to cloud adoption. The webinar will focus on roadmap and best practices of cloud implementation as well as how to overcome the challenges of security, the need to optimize network resources and new network technologies such as Software Defined Networks (SDNs).

"Connecting Your Network to the Cloud: What Enterprises Need to Know"
Tuesday, May 14, 1:00 pm EDT / 10:00 am PDT
To register for and attend the webinar, click on the following link: http://bit.ly/Yp4NNR
Eric Hanselman, Chief Analyst, 451 Research; Tom Schlatter, Executive Director, Packet Engineering, XO Communications; and Steve Wylie, General Manager, Cloud Connect
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: CIOs, IT Directors, Network Managers and IT Staff

XO Communications provides cloud solutions that enable businesses to be more agile while controlling costs and reducing infrastructure support risks. XO Communications brings together the flexibility, availability and agility of cloud computing with enterprise levels of security, performance and control. With robust Service Level Agreements (SLAs), strong encryption, VLAN networking, VPN and private network access support, role-based administrative controls and an open API, XO cloud solutions are ready to address enterprise network needs.

About XO Communications
XO Communications is a leading nationwide provider of advanced IP communications, managed network and hosted IT services for business, large enterprise and wholesale customers. These customers include more than half of the Fortune 500, in addition to leading cable, mobile wireless and domestic and international telecommunications companies. XO offers a superior customer experience through its innovative solutions, its employees' focus on customers and the proven performance of its advanced network. To learn more about XO Communications, visit www.xo.com or blog.xo.com. XO Communications is also on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and LinkedIn.

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