However, it was still critical to establish an exchange point
to minimise the burden on unnecessary international bandwidth being utilised by our local traffic, which is expensive.
An internet Exchange Point
relays local traffic between users, avoiding the need to go offshore for local contact.
KIXP, the largest internet exchange point
in East Africa, enables Kenyan ISPs to exchange traffic within the country without having to use multiple international hops.
In regions where an internet exchange point
is already well-established France IX will set up partnerships as it was done with Lyonix, the internet exchange point
based in Lyon.
Note: It's always wise to scout the opposing kicker to give your QB some idea of how deep he will have to drop to set up the exchange point
With the exchange point
designation, coffee which is destined for the consumer market of the coffee-thirsty West Coast can now be shipped more economically via the longer sea voyage to San Francisco.
The International Internet Exchange Networx (IIX Networx) is a carrier neutral Internet Exchange Point
Moctar Yedaly, head of information society division, AUC, said in a statement, While the launch of the internet exchange point
is a welcome and laudable development towards our efforts to reduce cost and inefficiency associated with routing of the continent s internet traffic through overseas carriers, we are still at the very early stage of harnessing the potential of Internet Exchange Points
The Partnership has pledged to support development of an International Gateway and an Internet Exchange Point
to Lebanon which will help develop Lebanon's economy by enabling open communications in a competitive environment.
The African Union Commission (AUC), through the Infrastructure and Energy Department, in collaboration with the Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology of the Kingdom of Swaziland and Internet Society (ISOC) launched the Internet Exchange Point
In the past year, Hurricane Electric added a second exchange point
in Los Angeles, CA by connecting to LAIIX, a neutral and scalable peering infrastructure located in Telehouse Los Angeles, and a second exchange point
in Amsterdam by connecting to NL-ix (Netherlands Internet Exchange), a content oriented Dutch national Internet Exchange.
The carrier-neutral NAP of the Americas is a state-of-the-art facility that provides exchange point
, colocation and managed services.
The African Union Commission (AUC), through the Infrastructure and Energy Department and the Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology of the Kingdom of Swaziland and Internet Society (ISOC) introduced the Internet Exchange Point
net/) has been awarded the contract to provide Internet access to the City of Boston and to manage the Boston Metropolitan Exchange Point
(MXP) for all data traffic entering and leaving the city.
Through the Information Society Division of the Infrastructure and Energy Department, jointly with the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), the African Union Commission (AUC), opened the Regional Internet Exchange Point
(RIXP) and Regional Internet Carrier (RIC) workshop yesterday.