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26 January 2016

AMS-IX & Megaport: A Partnership for Next-Level Interconnection Services

On January 14th, AMS-IX and Megaport announced that they signed an alliance agreement. Both parties are connecting fabrics and partnering in metros where they have common footprints. The cloud interconnection service of Megaport will be available at the AMS-IX Internet Exchanges, while Megaport will offer the AMS-IX Internet Exchange…

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26 January 2016

Record Number of New Members and Customers for the Amsterdam Internet Exchange

Amsterdam-based Internet Exchange reached milestones in 2015

AMS-IX reflects back on another successful year. In the past year a record number of new members and customers was reached: 127. This brings the total amount to more than 750 connected members and customers. Additionally, in September AMS-IX broke…

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26 January 2016

Recordaantal nieuwe leden en klanten voor Amsterdam Internet Exchange

Internetknooppunt bereikt mijlpalen in 2015

AMS-IX heeft wederom een succesvol jaar achter de rug. In het afgelopen jaar werd er zelfs een recordaantal nieuwe leden en klanten behaald: 127. Dat brengt het totaal nu op ruim 750 aangesloten leden en klanten. Daarnaast zag AMS-IX in september de…

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14 January 2016

Megaport and AMS-IX Partner to Provide Global SDN-Enabled Elastic Interconnection and Internet Exchange Service

Partnership creates robust interconnection platforms globally that allows multi-cloud connectivity, peering and elastic API-driven capacity ordering.

Software-based elastic interconnectivity provider, Megaport Limited (ASX: MP1) (Megaport) today announced its US subsidiary has signed an alliance agreement to become the exclusive global elastic cloud interconnection partner for Amsterdam Internet Exchange, B.V…

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11 January 2016

AMS-IX Names New Gold & Silver Partners

Partners again contribute strongly to AMS-IX’s customer growth in 2015

Equinix, EvoSwitch and IX Reach have received the AMS-IX Gold Partner status for the third year in a row. New in the Gold Partner list this year is international network service provider RETN. A total of…

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04 December 2015

Sylvie LaPerrière of Google Reappointed to Second Term on the AMS-IX Board

Sylvie LaPerrière, Manager Interconnection and Network Content Distribution at Google, has now entered her second three-year term as a member of the AMS-IX Executive Board. Members of the AMS-IX Association have re-elected Sylvie at the 43rd General Meeting today.

In a first reaction on her re-election, she says: “I…

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25 November 2015

ChinaCache ondertekent strategische overeenkomst met AMS-IX voor de ontwikkeling van een Internet Exchange

ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. ('ChinaCache' of het 'Bedrijf') (Nasdaq: CCIH), de toonaangevende leverancier van totaaloplossingen voor internetcontent en -applicaties in China, kondigde vandaag aan dat het een strategische overeenkomst ('Overeenkomst') heeft gesloten met AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), ’s werelds grootste internetknooppunt, voor de ontwikkeling van de eerste Internet Exchange op…

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25 November 2015

ChinaCache Signs Strategic Agreement with AMS-IX to Develop an Internet Exchange

ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. ("ChinaCache" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CCIH), the leading total solutions provider of Internet content and application delivery services in China, today announced that it entered into a strategic agreement (“Agreement”) with AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), a Netherlands-based independent Internet Exchange, to develop the first Internet Exchange…

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22 October 2015

Getting familiar with the “Falcon” Class Route Servers

Last month the beta version of the “Falcon” class route servers went into production at the AMS-IX platform. The new route servers validate prefixes against IRRdb (Internet Routing Registry data base) and RPKI (Resource Certification), tag them accordingly and optionally filter them as well.

Currently, over 25 parties make…

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05 October 2015

AMS-IX USA Inc. and GlobeNet Partner to Provide Easier Access to Internet Peering Services

Partnership Unlocks Access to South America and Enables Remote Connectivity for Parties to Peer at AMS-IX New York

AMS-IX USA Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), welcomes wholesale provider of Latin and North America data network services GlobeNet as the first Brazilian company…

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25 September 2015

AMS-IX Introduces Provisioning API for Resellers

AMS-IX will soon be launching an API (Application Programming Interface) to My.AMS-IX and My.US.AMS-IX which allows resellers to integrate the provisioning of AMS-IX connections in their own systems, greatly reducing the dependency on human intervention and shortening lead times.

AMS-IX is the first Internet Exchange worldwide to offer…

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17 September 2015

AMS-IX doorbreekt de grens van 4 Terabits per seconde

De pieken in het internetverkeer bij AMS-IX volgen elkaar steeds sneller op

AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) heeft de grens doorbroken van 4 Terabits per seconde (Tbps). Deze nieuwe piek in de hoeveelheid van het internetverkeer op een bepaald moment, gecombineerd met het aantal aangesloten IP-netwerken (>700), onderstrepen…

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16 September 2015

AMS-IX Breaks 4 Terabits per Second Barrier

AMS-IX has broken the peak Internet traffic barrier of 4 Terabits per second (Tbps). This milestone, together with the amount of connected IP networks (>700), underlines AMS-IX’s leading position within the global Internet Exchange Point market.

AMS-IX exceeded the 4 Tbps (4000 Gbps) of peak Internet traffic on September…

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16 September 2015

EvoSwitch Launches OpenCloud, Providing Secure Access to Global and Local Public Clouds

Partnership with AMS-IX further extends opportunities for partners and customers

EvoSwitch, a leading provider of sustainable and innovative cloud-neutral data center services, has announced the launch of OpenCloud, a marketplace for Cloud Service Providers (CSPs), Cloud Interconnect partners and System Integrator (SIs) and Enterprise customers.

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07 September 2015

NxtVn & AMS-IX Enter into a Strategic Partnership

NxtVn, an open access and carrier neutral colocation facility provider, and AMS-IX announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership agreement. NxtVn and AMS-IX will together explore opportunities to establish AMS-IX Internet Exchanges in NxtVn’s planned pivotal data centre locations around the world, beginning with Helsinki, Finland. 

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