Apollon

DE-CIX Introduces the World’s Largest IXP Node

By |2014-10-01T11:54:21-04:00October 1st, 2014|Categories: Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, DE-CIX, Ethernet, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, internet traffic, IP peering, low latency, peering, Peering exchange, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX has upgraded its flagship Apollon Internet exchange in Frankfurt with powerful new 7950 XRS-40 routing systems from Alcatel-Lucent. The XRS-40 system, created by two back-to-back XRS-20 chassis, allows DE-CIX to keep Internet exchange traffic local within the data center by aggregating more customers on a single edge router. By localizing the traffic, the amount of [...]

New POP in Sabey’s Intergate.Manhattan Further Expands DE-CIX's NYC Presence

By |2014-07-08T11:05:34-04:00July 8th, 2014|Categories: architecture, Big Data connectivity, business partnership, carrier-neutral, Chief Marketing, colocation, Connectivity, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center news, DE-CIX, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP peering, metro ethernet, metro market, Network, peering, Peering exchange, Point of Presence, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX will launch a point-of-presence (POP) of its DE-CIX Apollon interconnection platform in Sabey Data Centers’ Intergate.Manhattan, a 1 million-square-foot facility located at 375 Pearl Street in Lower Manhattan. Sabey will use DE-CIX Apollon peering and Metro VLAN Ethernet capabilities in the NY/NJ metro to provide enhanced interconnection options for its customers. DE-CIX’s new POP in [...]

DE-CIX Hits a New Mark! The German Internet Exchange Reaches 3 Tbps Peak Traffic

By |2014-01-31T09:30:25-04:00January 31st, 2014|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, Content Delivery, content delivery network, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP transit, network growth, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, peering, Peering exchange, Point of Presence, Technology, technology trends, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Peak traffic at DE-CIX Frankfurt, the world’s largest Internet Exchange point, has officially hit the 3 terabits-per-second (Tbps) mark. This milestone represents a 36% increase in traffic in just 12 months, with last year’s peak coming in at 2.2 Tbps. DE-CIX introduced its new flagship platform, DE-CIX Apollon, in April 2013 in anticipation of future traffic [...]

October Brings a Month of Milestone Firsts for DE-CIX Apollon

By |2013-10-25T15:08:15-04:00October 25th, 2013|Categories: fiber, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, IP Exchange, IP peering, peering, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

October has been an exciting month for DE-CIX and its customers alike. In this month of milestones, the first DE-CIX customers were successfully migrated to the Apollon platform, and the first 100G customer was connected to the new high-capacity technology of DE-CIX Apollon.   Responding to rapidly growing traffic volumes across its network, Hetzner Online AG [...]

DE-CIX Apollon migration process: Connecting two worlds

By |2013-08-22T15:39:27-04:00August 22nd, 2013|Categories: architecture, interconnection, Internet Exchange, IP peering, IP transit, peering, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , |

On July 24, the DE-CIX Apollon’s fourth and last core node went live, and we reported on the great work the engineering team performed that night. Now follows the customer migration process, and we want to give you some insight into the work that lies behind it. Two parallel worlds DE-CIX Apollon is set up in [...]

DE-CIX Completes Core Infrastructure Upgrade to Its Flagship Apollon Platform

By |2013-07-24T09:04:45-04:00July 24th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, Connectivity, Ethernet, European Service Provider, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Metro Ethernet Exchange, network congestion, network growth, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, peering, Technology, Telco 2.0, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX announced today the completion of upgrades to the core infrastructure of its flagship DE-CIX Apollon platform. Fully online as of July 24, 2013, the new core deployment consists of four Alcatel-Lucent 7950 XRS switches and represents a major upgrade that now enables DE-CIX to offer advanced Ethernet-based services across a highly reliable architecture. The first [...]

DE-CIX's New 100G Optical Layer Build Enables Customers To Leverage Robust Peering Backbone

By |2013-05-13T09:50:15-04:00May 13th, 2013|Categories: bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, carrier, carrier ethernet, Content Delivery, content delivery network, dark fiber, data network services, General, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Protocols, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Metro Ethernet Exchange, network provider, Telecom, Telecommunications, Wholesale Carrier, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX, announced today that it has deployed four supernodes across the city of Frankfurt to support its new flagship DE-CIX Apollon platform.   This will complete the optical backbone of Apollon, making it the utmost in reliability and scalability. As the world’s largest and most advanced Ethernet platform, Apollon now delivers a total capacity of 12Tbps across [...]

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 [...]