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DE-CIX Drives Critical Infrastructure to Keep New York City Connected

By |2014-06-25T08:35:25-04:00June 25th, 2014|Categories: Bandwidth Infrastructure, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, interconnection, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, JSA Clients, metro ethernet, Metro Ethernet Exchange, peering, Peering exchange, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Technology is now the second most important driver of New York City’s economy, behind only the financial sector. This figure was confirmed in the "Building a Digital City" study delivered at the September 2013 Bloomberg Technology Summit in New York. “Silicon Alley” in New York now creates hundreds of thousands of jobs and generates over $5.6 [...]

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 [...]