Middle East

BSO Lights Up Crucial Circuit for NYC Financial Community

By |2016-08-03T11:50:13-04:00August 3rd, 2016|Categories: BSO, Data Center, Financial, Financial Exchange, FinTech, low latency, Low-Latency Network, metro market, Middle East, New York|

On the heels of last week’s virtual press conference and announcement about offering the fastest connectivity between CME and Moscow, Dubai and Mumbai, today BSO announces some big news on their North America expansion efforts with the establishment of a key New York City metro network. The Equinix NY4 – Equinix NY9 – 325 Hudson – 60 [...]

Hibernia Networks Takes to the Middle East

By |2016-03-01T11:14:22-04:00March 1st, 2016|Categories: cable, Connectivity, Content Delivery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Financial, Global Telecommunications, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, JSA Clients, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, Middle East, network growth, Point of Presence, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Networks has added a new stamp to its global network’s passport. The provider has established a PoP in Dubai, marking its initial entry into the Middle East market. Hibernia’s low latency connectivity solutions will link Dubai to other major financial hubs and media centers in Europe, North America and Asia, providing customers with access to its [...]

GBI Joins DE-CIX Frankfurt & UAE-IX Dubai as Traffic in the Middle East Continues to Grow

By |2015-11-03T15:08:30-04:00November 3rd, 2015|Categories: Connectivity, DE-CIX, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JSA Clients, low latency, Middle East, peering, Peering exchange, service providers, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

From Frankfurt to Dubai, GBI is addressing the growing demand for transport in the Middle East. The service provider is now a member of not one, but two DE-CIX Internet exchanges. GBI has joined DE-CIX in Frankfurt and UAE-IX in Dubai and is now connecting traffic to and from the Middle East. Additionally, GBI has become [...]

Istanbul is the Latest Stamp in DE-CIX’s Passport

By |2015-10-01T11:10:53-04:00October 1st, 2015|Categories: 100G, architecture, Big Data connectivity, carrier-neutral, colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JSA Clients, Middle East, peering, Peering exchange, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX has been busy traversing the globe in 2015 to bring its premium Internet exchange services to those in Marseille, France; Dallas, Texas in the US; and Palermo, Italy. Today the carrier and data center-neutral Internet exchange added a new stamp to its passport, launching DE-CIX Istanbul in Turkey. The new exchange in Istanbul will locate [...]

DE-CIX’s Palermo IX is Now Operational, Improving the Overall Internet Experience in Africa and the Middle East

By |2015-09-23T10:20:35-04:00September 23rd, 2015|Categories: big data, Big Data connectivity, Blogs, business strategy, carrier, carrier-neutral, community news, Connectivity, Content Delivery, content delivery network, Data Center, DE-CIX, Internet, Internet Exchange, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, JSA Clients, Middle East, Network, Peering exchange, subsea cable, Technology, Telecom, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|

DE-CIX, the premium, carrier-neutral Internet exchange services provider, announces that its new Apollon Internet exchange in Palermo is now fully operational. DE-CIX Palermo is located at Telecom Italia Sparkle’s next-generation data center, “Sicily Hub”.  As Internet traffic volumes continue to grow at rapid rates throughout the Middle East and Africa, pressure is being put on Content [...]

Istanbul will be home to DE-CIX’s newest Internet exchange

By |2015-05-11T10:17:25-04:00May 11th, 2015|Categories: architecture, carrier-neutral, Connectivity, DE-CIX, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, low latency, Middle East, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX has announced that it will open a new Internet exchange in Istanbul, Turkey. The exchange will provide a neutral interconnection and peering point for ISPs from Turkey, Iran, the Caucasus region and the Middle East. This announcement marks the third exchange that DE-CIX is building on the Mediterranean, having announced new exchanges in Palermo, Italy [...]

DE-CIX to Bring Premium IX Services to Marseille, France

By |2015-04-08T12:44:04-04:00April 8th, 2015|Categories: Africa, architecture, carrier-neutral, DE-CIX, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, Middle East, partnerships, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX today announced that it will establish a new Internet exchange (IX) in Interxion’s data center located in Marseille, France. Marseille is a key European landing point with eight subsea cables and over 100 unique carriers operating in or transporting through the city. Additionally, the city’s proximity to the Mediterranean Sea will make the IX a [...]

DE-CIX Partners with TI Sparkle to Bring IX to Italy

By |2015-03-30T10:04:32-04:00March 30th, 2015|Categories: Africa, architecture, business partnership, carrier-neutral, Connectivity, content delivery network, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP peering, JSA Clients, Middle East, partnerships, peering, Peering exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX announced that it will establish a neutral Internet exchange (IX) in TI Sparkle’s “Sicily Hub,” a next generation data center located in Palermo, Italy. The exchange will act as a key landing site for Internet traffic from the Mediterranean, Africa and the Middle East. The carrier-neutral IX’s premium services will benefit carriers and ISPs within [...]

UAE-IX Welcomes Global Cloud Xchange as Newest Member

By |2015-03-10T11:59:56-04:00March 10th, 2015|Categories: architecture, carrier-neutral, cloud, Cloud Platform, Connectivity, Data Center, DE-CIX, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, low latency, Middle East, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today UAE-IX, the first carrier-neutral Internet traffic exchange platform in the Middle East, welcomed Global Cloud Xchange (GCX) as its newest exchange member. The two parties signed the agreement during this week’s Capacity Middle East conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). UAE-IX enables GCX to connect to key international networks more efficiently, assiting in the [...]

DE-CIX Brings Its Carrier-Neutral Internet Exchange to New York

By |2013-09-18T08:02:17-04:00September 18th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, big data, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, European Service Provider, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Metro Ethernet Exchange, metro market, Middle East, network growth, network provider, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX is coming to the Big Apple!  Announced today, DE-CIX will soon establish Internet exchanges across the U.S. with its first stop in NYC.  This new ‘gaming-changing’ carrier neutral Internet exchange is slated to boost the nation’s digital infrastructure.  As an expert in operating successful Internet exchanges and peering hubs, DE-CIX will deploy a similar open [...]

Why we need Internet Exchange Points in the Middle East

By |2013-09-11T08:41:49-04:00September 11th, 2013|Categories: Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, Middle East, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It’s no secret that the Internet is growing. There were 2.4 billion global Internet users in 2012, and the number of Internet users continues to grow each year. In the Middle East, Internet traffic volumes grew a substantial 98% between 2007-2011. Yet only 3% of IP traffic in the Middle East is generated and delivered within [...]

Dubai-Based UAE-IX Internet Exchange Announces Record Growth

By |2013-09-05T08:56:30-04:00September 5th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, cloud computing, colocation, content delivery network, fiber, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, hosting, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP transit, Middle East, peering, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, announced today record growth of the UAE-IX, an Internet exchange serving the Middle East. Located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), UAE-IX is fully operated by DE-CIX and serves both customers from the region and global players. One year after the launch of this first [...]

DE-CIX Launches World’s Most Advanced Ethernet Interconnection Platform

By |2013-04-10T08:00:41-04:00April 10th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, cloud, cloud computing, colocation, Company Launch, Content Delivery, content delivery network, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Metro Ethernet Exchange, Middle East, Optical Transport, peering, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Out of Frankfurt today, DE-CIX announced the implementation of its newest interconnection platform, DE-CIX Apollon. This cutting-edge, scalable Ethernet platform will be the world’s largest and most advanced. DE-CIX is the world’s leading Internet Exchange operator. It operates carrier-neutral exchanges for carriers, ISPs, content delivery networks and cloud computing providers in Frankfurt, Germany and Dubai, United [...]

Hibernia to Attend Capacity Middle East 2012

By |2012-02-16T09:38:10-04:00February 16th, 2012|Categories: bandwidth, carrier, Content Delivery, economy, enterprise, Ethernet, Events, Internet, Meetings, Middle East, network growth, Submarine Cable Network, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, Transatlantic Cable, Wholesale Carrier|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hibernia Atlantic has been addressing the recent rising demand for transatlantic transport services originating out of the Middle East region for peering in the US. To discuss the latest developments of these trends, Hibernia Atlantic executives will be attending Capacity Middle East 2012 February 20-22 in Dubai. Capacity Middle East brings together top executives in the [...]

NEXT GENERATION TELECOMS

By |2011-04-11T13:02:50-04:00April 11th, 2011|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, Broadband Stimulus, business partnership, economy, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, Events, IP Exchange, IP Solutions, IP transit, Marketer, Media, Meetings, Middle East, mobile, NGN Online News, Portfolio - Marketing, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Does the Fixed Network have a future in Africa? The leading heads of Africa’s telcos take the temperature of the region’s somewhat crowded telecoms market How much is too much? If you’re talking about telecom operators in Ghana, then 200,000 is too much. That was the view of attendees at the Next Generation Telecoms Africa Summit [...]

TELEHOUSE Announces New Facility in Istanbul, Turkey

By |2011-03-29T08:01:34-04:00March 29th, 2011|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, Middle East, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Positive growth continues for TELEHOUSE as it announces today to its U.S. clients and partners the grand opening of its newest facility addition, TELEHOUSE Istanbul. The new facility in Turkey brings TELEHOUSE’s global footprint to an impressive figure: 41 data centers in 22 cities. Utilizing its global reliability standards, TELEHOUSE Istanbul offers secure, carrier neutral data [...]