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The Race to Connect 588 Million

By |2015-03-30T12:02:38-05:00March 30th, 2015|Categories: 100G, architecture, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Big Data connectivity, Broadband, broadband connections, broadband infrastructure, c-level, cable, carrier, Connectivity, Content Delivery, Ethernet, fiber, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, High Speed Internet, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, Internet, internet traffic, Latin America, lit fiber, low latency, Low-Latency Network, mobile broadband connectivity, network operators, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Wholesale Telecom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Latin America’s demand for bandwidth has exploded, which should come as no surprise since it's home to the fastest growing population of Internet users. The region is expected to have 394 million users by 2017, however meeting this demand in today’s economic and political climates can be tricky. Country to country routes require providers to navigate [...]

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

By |2015-03-30T10:04:32-05:00March 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 [...]