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28 May 2015

AMS-IX partner Quanza lanceert 24/7 NOC-as-a-Service

Quanza Engineering B.V., specialist in het bedenken, bouwen en beheren van strategische IT infrastructuur, lanceerde tijdens het MORE-IP 2015 event van AMS-IX een nieuwe dienst: 24/7 NOC-as-a-Service.

De 24/7 NOC dienst van Quanza is een flexibele en schaalbare ondersteuning, vanaf eerstelijns niveau, die als white-label dienst wordt aangeboden. Het…

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27 May 2015

Blogpost: Job Witteman - Building the Internet Together

Who remembers the war between Betamax and VHS? It was a period of intense competition when incompatible models of video recorders arrived on the consumer market. Betamax was the first and possibly also the best. It did however lose its battle in the competition against the VHS format, which was…

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13 May 2015

Follow-up on previous incident at AMS-IX platform

Update: Thursday, May 21

Following the incident we had on Wednesday, May 13, which occurred during maintenance activities, we have evaluated our internal procedures. The measures we have taken define a more strict communication between the engineers doing on-site work and the NOC department and better clarity of responsibilities…

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13 May 2015

Opvolging eerder storing op AMS-IX platform

Update: 21 mei

N.a.v. de storing op ons platform, die tijdens werkzaamheden op 13 mei plaatsvond, hebben wij onze interne procedures geëvalueerd. De maatregelen die wij hebben ondernomen, definiëren een striktere communicatie tussen de engineers op locatie en de NOC-afdeling en geven duidelijker de verantwoordelijkheden aan tijdens onderhoudswerkzaamheden. 

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21 April 2015

AMS-IX USA Inc. Appoints Phil Matte as U.S. Sales Director

AMS-IX has appointed Phil Matte as Sales Director of its U.S. subsidiary, AMS-IX USA Inc. In this role, Mr. Matte is responsible for developing sales strategies and leading the sales efforts in forging new customer relationships for AMS-IX Bay Area, AMS-IX New York and AMS-IX Chicago in order to…

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21 April 2015

atom86 Newest AMS-IX Partner

Connectivity provider atom86 is the latest organization to join AMS-IX’s successful partner program. Now atom86 is able to offer the AMS-IX service remotely to its customers and provide them with increased peering benefits.

AMS-IX has introduced the AMS-IX Partner Program to allow third parties to resell AMS-IX ports…

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16 April 2015

AMS-IX Now Officially Member of the 'Trusted Networks Initiative'

On Wednesday, April 15th AMS-IX, ASP4ALL, ING Bank, Logius, NL-ix and Rabobank signed the certificate making them a member of the 'Trusted Network Initiative'. The signing took place at the Innovation Room hosted as part of the Cyber Security Week on the Campus of The Hague Security Delta

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07 April 2015

AMS-IX Amsterdam Receives OPEN-IX® Certification

Designation Marks the First Certified International IXP for Open-IX Association and the Third Certified Internet Exchange for AMS-IX

Amsterdam, the Netherlands / Cambridge, MA - April 7, 2015 - AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), the world’s leading Internet Exchange, and the Open-IX Association (OIX) announced today that AMS-IX…

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11 March 2015

AMS-IX Bay Area Receives OPEN-IX® Certification

Designation Affirms AMS-IX as First Internet Exchange Organization to Receive OPEN-IX Certification Across Multiple U.S. Platforms

AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) and its U.S. subsidiary, AMS-IX USA Inc., announce today that the AMS-IX Bay Area Internet exchange has been awarded OIX-1 certification by the Open-IX Association

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26 February 2015

DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. Expands Partnership with AMS-IX in Chicago

DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT), a leading owner, developer, operator and manager of enterprise-class, carrier-neutral, large multi-tenant wholesale data centers, today announced that AMS-IX USA Inc., a subsidiary of AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), has expanded its relationship with DFT by executing a Letter of Intent (LOI) to build and…

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23 February 2015

AMS-IX Expands US Presence with CoreSite in Chicago

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center solutions across the US, announced that AMS-IX USA Inc., a subsidiary of AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) in Amsterdam, has established an AMS-IX Chicago Point-of-Presence (PoP) in CoreSite’s CH1 data center. This PoP enables both companies…

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19 February 2015

"AKADO Telecom" Joins AMS-IX Partner Program

AKADO Telecom”, a leading telecom operator in the Moscow region, has become a reseller of AMS-IX in Amsterdam. The company has joined AMS-IX’s successful partner program to offer the AMS-IX service remotely to its customers and provide them with increased peering benefits.

AMS-IX has introduced the…

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03 February 2015

Telx adds AMS-IX New York to its Facility at 111 8th Avenue

Partnership Increases Internet Peering Opportunities for Customers

Telx®, a leading provider of global interconnectivity, data center solutions and cloud enablement services, and AMS-IX USA Inc., a subsidiary of AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), today announced they have partnered to open an AMS-IX New York Point of Presence (PoP)…

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03 February 2015

Another successful year for Amsterdam Internet Exchange in 2014

Internet traffic on AMS-IX increased by 30%

AMS-IX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange, had a successful year in 2014. For the third year in a row, more than 100 organisations connected to the AMS-IX platform of which 90% originated outside the Netherlands. In total, AMS-IX has almost…

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03 February 2015

Wederom mooie groei voor Amsterdam Internet Exchange in 2014

AMS-IX, het grootste internetknooppunt ter wereld, heeft een succesvol jaar gehad in 2014. Voor het derde opeenvolgende jaar zijn er meer dan 100 partijen aangesloten op het platform van AMS-IX, waarvan 90% buiten de Nederlandse grenzen komt. In totaal zijn er bijna 700 aangesloten klanten en leden. Afgelopen jaar groeide…

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