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Technical difficulties

We are experiencing an outage on our peering platform in Amsterdam. We are working on resolving the issue and will investigate the root cause. Apologies for the inconvenience.

Internet Peering

Internet Peering

AMS-IX Peering service enables you to interconnect with a multitude of networks directly. You will exchange internet traffic using only one connection and cross connect.

How it works

Welcome to our world! The world of computer networking which enables you and your business to be online 24/7. Through cables and fibres, across continents and oceans, all over the world, all the time. And all in the blink of an eye.

When you connect to our Internet Peering Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN), you become a part of AMS-IX, the world's leading Internet Exchange. With us, you can connect to local and international networks.

We host one of the largest public peering interconnection platforms where hundreds of parties exchange large amounts of IP traffic. Peering at our switching infrastructure network, operators can easily improve the performance of their internet network and achieve low-latency and cost-effective interconnection.

The Internet Peering service is used by Internet Service Providers (ISPs), carriers, content providers, enterprises and other parties that seek network optimisation.

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Internet Peering

Benefits of Internet Peering

Increased network redundancy

Traffic can be sent through many different routes

Reduced latency

Traffic takes the fastest routes

High quality platform

Our innovative platform adheres to the highest technical standards

Live monitoring

Monitor traffic live via our online customer portal

24/7 first-line technical support

Our NOC actively monitors the AMS-IX infrastructure 24x7

Reduced connectivity costs

Direct exchange of traffic with multiple networks through one single connection


From drawing board to production: DCI implementations - the final link

Blog by Tim Vriend, Team Lead Engineering at AMS-IX. Back in 2015, AMS-IX tested a series of DWDM Equipment under the name of Data Centre Interconnect (DCI) from different vendors in an effort to optimise the Core network.


Monthly prices (24-month contract, excl. SLA)

Less than 10GE - N/A (via EasyAccess or reseller only)

10GE - €575

100GE - from €2,150 to €2,700 per port


For more info (pricing for 12-month and 3-months contracts, linear volume price reductions, terms and conditions), click here.

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