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In this section you will find press information about AMS-IX. If you have questions about AMS-IX, our management or our results, or if you would like to receive photography about AMS-IX, please contact our PR specialist Pauline Hartsuiker:
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Company Profile

Established in the early 1990s as a not-for-profit company, AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) is a neutral and independent Internet Exchange based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Business internet traffic at AMS-IX has a peak of close to 5 Terabits per second (Tbps) and it interconnects more than 800 IP networks, making it one of the largest Internet Exchanges in the world. 

The AMS-IX platform provides a professional, high quality, non-blocking peering service for all types of IP traffic, be it regular IP data such as email or web content, to also video/TV and hosting & cloud services. AMS-IX additionally hosts the first mobile peering points worldwide: the Global GPRS Roaming Exchange (GRX), the Mobile Data Exchange (MDX), and the first interconnection of IPX networks (Inter-IPX). AMS-IX deploys two Internet Exchanges abroad - AMS-IX Hong Kong in the Asia Pacific region and AMS-IX Caribbean on Curacao. AMS-IX’s subsidiary AMS-IX USA Inc. deploys AMS-IX New YorkAMS-IX Bay Area and AMS-IX Chicago in the United States.

For more information about AMS-IX please go to the About AMS-IX section

Other Relevant Information

Press releases

21 November 2016

AMS-IX breaks through 5 Terabits per second ceiling

New peak in internet traffic shows growth of 19% compared to end 2015

AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) broke through the 5 Terabits per second (Tbps) ceiling on November 20 at around 8:30 PM. Several factors are behind this new record in peak internet traffic, one of which…

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11 October 2016

AMS-IX Publishes Real-Time Network Performance Using Accedian Solution

Live network data from AMS-IX empowers customers to optimize their own connectivity based on traffic, performance, price, and other variables

For AMS-IX, network performance transparency and service level agreement (SLA) assurance recently reached a new milestone. The Dutch IP traffic exchange platform—located in Amsterdam and used by large ISPs…

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10 May 2016

Verizon Digital Media Services breidt netwerk uit naar meer AMS-IX Internet Exchanges

AMS-IX en Verizon Digital Media Services zijn overeengekomen om de aanwezigheid van Verizon Digital Media Services op het AMS-IX-platform in Amsterdam uit te breiden naar AMS-IX Internet Exchanges in markten waar Verizon Digital Media Services al actief is. De uitbreiding start met AMS-IX Hong Kong.

“Onze samenwerking met AMS-IX…

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