UAE-IX

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 [...]

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 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 [...]

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 [...]