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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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23 January 2014

AMS-IX New York Selects Zayo as Fiber Provider

International Bandwidth Infrastructure provider Zayo Group, LLC (“Zayo”), has been selected by AMS-IX USA Inc. to supply fiber connectivity between the multiple data centers in the United States where AMS-IX New York operates its Internet peering platform. The U.S. exchange platform builds on AMS-IX’s successful Internet Exchange model in…

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23 January 2014

List of AMS-IX Gold & Silver Partners Announced

AMS-IX can announce that eight of its reselling partners are qualified Gold or Silver Partner. Parties who are allowed to use the name AMS-IX Gold Partner are Atrato IP Networks, Equinix, EvoSwitch, Hutchison Global Communications (HGC) and IX Reach. AMS-IX Silver Partners are FiberRing, Liazo

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08 January 2014

IX Reach Becomes First Reseller of AMS-IX New York

IX Reach, global leading provider of wholesale carrier services and connectivity solutions, is the first reselling partner of AMS-IX New York. AMS-IX New York has recently been established according to AMS-IX’s successful and proven European business model. It is the first Internet Exchange of AMS-IX USA Inc. that was…

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16 December 2013

Minister Kamp brengt bezoek aan AMS-IX

Amsterdamse Internetinfrastructuur van groot economisch belang voor Nederland

Minister van Economische Zaken Henk Kamp heeft op maandag 16 december een bezoek gebracht aan AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange). AMS-IX ontving Minister Kamp in datacenter TelecityGroup AMS5 in Amsterdam om hem inzicht te geven in het functioneren van ’s…

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02 December 2013

Netflix Signs On To New York Open Internet Exchange

Netflix is first AMS-IX New York customer, one of eight that have applied for a connection

AMS-IX today announced that Netflix, the world’s leading Internet television network, is the first customer for AMS-IX New York. This location is the first Internet Exchange for Netflix to connect to…

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25 November 2013

Gaming Asks for Connectivity

The online gaming industry is booming. How do we know? By the impressive data traffic growth figures we see at our platforms. As the world's largest Internet Exchange, we welcome more and more gaming (related) companies every year. These companies exchange large volumes of data. Connectivity is obviously key for…

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18 November 2013

AMS-IX appoints Mark Cooper as Chief Commercial Officer

Mark Cooper replaces Cara Mascini, who is now Chief Strategy Officer

Mark Cooper (44) has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) at AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange). He took over the position from Cara Mascini (43), who fulfilled this role as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) for the past…

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14 November 2013

Breed sectoronderzoek wijst uit: digitale infrastructuur is derde mainport van Nederland

Digitale infrastructuur ruggengraat van verdere economische groei

Na Schiphol en de Rotterdamse haven is de digitale infrastructuur de derde mainport van Nederland en daarmee essentieel voor de verdere uitbreiding en toekomstige groei van de Nederlandse economie. Dat blijkt uit een gezamenlijk onderzoek van AMS-IX, Deloitte, de Dutch Hosting…

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13 November 2013

Ian Cleary of Level3 Communications and Ryan Donnelly of Verisign are elected to the AMS-IX Board

Members of the AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) Association have appointed two new members to the Executive Board at the 39th General Meeting today. Ian Cleary, EMEA Director of Core Product Marketing at Level3 Communications, and Ryan Donnelly, Director of Systems & Network Architecture at Verisign, are now part…

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