News

04 August 2014

New Networks at AMS-IX: Who, What, Where, When

More about AMS-IX’s new connected parties in first half of 2014

AMS-IX grew considerably in the first six months of 2014. A total number of 57 parties connected to the Internet Exchange, including organisations such as Riot Games, next layer, Telecom Egypt, Sony Online Entertainment and cloud…

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04 August 2014

Blogpost: Real Time Online Bidding is the Future. Connectivity is Now

As a stock trading firm you operate in a very volatile market. You have to immediately respond to what you see and make the right choice at the right time. You completely rely on accurate and real-time data. And then the network connectivity is lost...Bye bye profit.

OK, maybe…

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23 June 2014

AMS-IX Joins GSMA as Associate Member

The GSMA, which represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, has added AMS-IX as an Associate Member. This membership gives AMS-IX the opportunity to contribute to the development of the mobile ecosystem by participating in working groups and projects as well as working closely together with other members.

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12 June 2014

Akamai Signs On To AMS-IX New York

Presence at AMS-IX New York brings Akamai first connection to an Open-IX certified Internet Exchange

AMS-IX has announced that Akamai, the leading provider of cloud services, has become a member of AMS-IX New York. This peering platform is the only Open-IX certified Internet Exchange in the…

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11 June 2014

325 Hudson Offers Connectivity to AMS-IX New York

325 Hudson, the New York carrier-neutral interconnection facility, is now offering connectivity to AMS-IX New York. This exchange platform builds on AMS-IX’s successful Internet exchange model in Europe, allowing multiple Internet service providers, content owners, cloud companies, and other Internet-related companies to interconnect via an open peering fabric.

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27 May 2014

Quanza Engineering is nieuwe reseller AMS-IX

Quanza Engineering is toegevoegd aan het reseller-programma van AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange). Quanza heeft een uitgebreide expertise in het leveren, ontwerpen, implementeren en bouwen van IT-infrastructuren. Quanza is een unieke partner van AMS-IX, aangezien het bedrijf naast het verbinden van haar klanten met de exchange, waarde toevoegt door op te…

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27 May 2014

Quanza Engineering New Reseller AMS-IX

Quanza Engineering is the latest partner to join the reselling program of AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange). Quanza has extensive expertise in offering its customers the delivery, design, implementation and management of their IT infrastructure. Quanza will become a unique partner for AMS-IX, since the company will not only help connecting…

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19 May 2014

AMS-IX New York is Now Operational at DFT's NJ1 Data Center

AMS-IX New York is now operational at DuPont Fabros Technology’s NJ1 data center located in Piscataway, New Jersey. Moreover, DuPont Fabros has received the Open-IX OIX-2 certification for this data center. 

AMS-IX New York is a neutral and distributed Internet Exchange Point (“IXP”) that was officially launched in New…

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25 April 2014

Racing & networking

For the 12th consecutive year AMS-IX sponsored the Quanza ISP Kart event. At this event the Dutch Internet community could gather in an informal setting, practice go-kart racing and enjoy the various entertainment offered by the sponsors.

This year’s event theme was Arcade meets Wild West. In line…

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17 April 2014

AMS-IX New York Officially Launched

To celebrate the launch of AMS-IX New York, we brought classic Amsterdam heritage to the Hudson River with the three-masted clipper Stad Amsterdam. On Friday, April 11 our customers and partners joined AMS-IX’s CEO Job Witteman and Amsterdam’s Mayor Van der Laan to welcome the first neutral and distributed Internet…

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16 April 2014

AMS-IX New York Launches Point-of-Presence at Sabey Data Centers’ Intergate.Manhattan

Seattle-based Sabey Data Center Properties, one of the nation’s largest privately-owned multi-tenant data center owners and developers, and AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange), the world’s leading Internet exchange operator, announced today the launch of an AMS-IX New York point-of-presence -- the only distributed and neutral Open-IX certified Internet exchange in the…

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21 February 2014

Results: AMS-IX Member/Customer Survey 2013

Every year we ask our members and customers to carry out our customer survey and give us their honest opinion about our services, platform and other activities. This information gives us an idea of what we need to improve and where we can continue in a similar manner.

This…

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12 February 2014

AMS-IX New York Receives Open-IX Certification

AMS-IX New York has received the IXP Open-IX certification for the New York/New Jersey metropolitan statistical area. With this qualification from the Open-IX Association (OIX), AMS-IX New York becomes one of the first OIX certified neutral and distributed Internet exchanges in North America.

Open-IX is an initiative started by…

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10 February 2014

Aicent Lifts IPX Peering To New Heights With New Dual 10GE Connection at AMS-IX

Aicent, the world’s leading multi-service IPX of mobile data network services and solutions for mobile carriers globally, has announced that its IPX peering connection at AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) has now grown to dual 10GE peering connections, a world first in the IPX peering history. This is a major milestone…

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23 January 2014

Looking into AMS-IX’s New Connections of 2013

AMS-IX grew strongly in 2013, adding in total 110 new parties to the exchange platform. This number is higher than in previous years (89 in 2012, 106 in 2011 and 59 in 2010). Among the new connected parties are Booking.com, Adobe Systems, Wargaming Interactive, COMBELL and Iceland Telecom.

To…

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