The Dublin Metro Area is Europe's largest data centre market. With 60 years experience supporting the ICT industry, Ireland today is a development centre of excellence for data hosting. Our partners are an integral part of the data centre ecosystem, working across various sectors designing, building and operating data centres globally from Ireland. Here we aim to gather the most timely and relevant industry news including our quarterly Irish market update report.
Join Garry Connolly as he travels virtually around the country and beyond chatting with members of Host in Ireland's Executive Council. Popping into their favourite pub, Garry gets to know the people and personalities behind the scenes of the data centre ecosystem in Ireland.
Host In Ireland participate in a number of events both industry-wide and events that we host ourselves both publicly and internally for our partners. To find out more visit our events page by clicking the link below,
Host In Ireland is an award-winning strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of
hosting digital assets in Ireland as well as highlighting Irish companies that are designing, building, and operating data
Ireland is home to Europe's largest data centre cluster, ahead of the traditional markets of London, Frankfurt, Paris and Amsterdam. As a result, the industry has grown in expertise and reputation and Ireland is a recognised global leader in data hosting and services.
Host in Ireland is dedicated to providing timely and accurate information on the hosting industry in Ireland. We issue quarterly market updates, participate in global industry events and create unique networking opportunities for industry players.
Host in Ireland
Host in Ireland is an industry-led initiative specifically developed to generate awareness and recognition of Ireland’s benefits as an optimum location to host digital assets. By providing timely and accurate information regarding Ireland’s hosting landscape with the help of partner companies, Host in Ireland is redefining industry perceptions. Using a blend of the 6Ps - Policy, Pedigree, People, Proximity, Power and Pipes- Host in Ireland is demonstrating and showcasing Ireland’s cost-effective, efficient, reliable, secure and accessible infrastructure as compared to other data centre markets throughout Europe.
“I am an Executive Council Member with Host in Ireland for over 3 years now. They say in life you get out relative to what you put in, I must be putting a lot into Host In Ireland because I get a fantastic amount of value and enjoyment from it.
Host in Ireland is set up to increase the awareness and benefits of hosting data centres in Ireland and supporting Irish companies working in the data centre sector abroad. For me, it’s about communicating and collaboration for the betterment of the industry with people in the same sector but without this platform you may never meet. From supporting the true benefits of our sector, attracting people into the sector, sector job advertisements, industry events, market reports, aiding social causes, podcasts and bar stool chats with industry characters, Host in Ireland has it all.
Garry Connolly is the president of Host in Ireland and he has fantastic energy. Garry has taken the time to support Ethos Engineering in a lot of the work we are doing to enable our innovation culture and our digital transformation journey. From his taking part in our innovation awards, presenting the developments and opportunities of the industrial revolution 4.0 across our European engineering network to getting us on panel discussions and branding opportunities at digital events around the world.
I am looking forward to resuming the Host in Ireland international trade missions post covid.”
CEO Ethos Engineering
Host in Ireland Partners
The spirit of “co-opetition” is at the heart of Host in Ireland. Although many of our partners are competitors, they have come together in creative collaboration to provide the expertise and infrastructure enabling Ireland’s thriving digital economy. Our Irish partners are seen as industry leaders, exporting products and services all over the world.
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