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DE-CIX Reports Largest Service Provider Bandwidth at Any IX Worldwide

By |2015-06-01T13:07:15-05:00June 1st, 2015|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business partnership, carrier-neutral, Connectivity, Content, Content Delivery, content delivery network, DE-CIX, Ethernet, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, JSA Clients, low latency, peering, Peering exchange, service providers, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX has seen steady growth in data traffic, which has led to the recent recording an all-time record peak throughput of 4 Terabits/s in its Frankfurt Internet exchange (IX) in April. More over, the IX’s management team is preparing for a 20% increase per year in IP traffic levels for the foreseeable future. So, what does [...]

First Packets Cross DE-CIX New York as Akamai Becomes the First Connected Customer

By |2014-05-12T12:12:52-05:00May 12th, 2014|Categories: 100G, architecture, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business partnership, carrier, carrier-neutral, Chief Marketing, cloud, Cloud service provider, Connectivity, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, partnerships, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX North America today announced Akamai, a global cloud services provider, as the first customer turned up on its DE-CIX New York Internet exchange. Akamai’s service turn-up took place on May 9 at the 111 8th Avenue access site in New York City. The turn-up marked a key milestone, as the service delivered the first packets [...]