Internet Exchange Points

Measuring IXP Success in South Africa against the 80/20 Goal
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Growing the Internet 30 July 2021

Measuring IXP Success in South Africa against the 80/20 Goal

NAPAfrica wants to make the Internet more accessible across the continent. Here's how it's been playing a pivotal role...

Internet Society Offers to Assist Establishing ‘XChange Point’ in Inuvik
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Infrastructure and Community Development 14 May 2021

Internet Society Offers to Assist Establishing ‘XChange Point’ in Inuvik

This article was originally published in The Inuvik Drum. Town pens letter of support for idea that would expand...

How Has COVID-19 Impacted Regional Internet Ecosystems?
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Infrastructure and Community Development 4 May 2021

How Has COVID-19 Impacted Regional Internet Ecosystems?

One year into the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses and work are still online while the pressure on Internet ecosystems remains...

Boosting Education and Research during COVID-19
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Infrastructure and Community Development 30 April 2021

Boosting Education and Research during COVID-19

When COVID-19 struck in 2020 and higher education institutions closed, National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) in Southeast Asia,...

Bangkok’s Neutral Peering Hub Scales Its Capacity
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Infrastructure and Community Development 15 April 2021

Bangkok’s Neutral Peering Hub Scales Its Capacity

Bangkok Neutral Internet Exchange (BKNIX) recently expanded its Internet exchange capacity thanks to outstanding carrier-class equipment provided by the...

Finally! Local Traffic Remained Local
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Infrastructure and Community Development 13 April 2021

Finally! Local Traffic Remained Local

During a recent broadcast of an Italian Series A Championship football match, something extraordinary was happening behind the scenes....

After Two Decades, the Party Is Ready for the IXP in El Salvador
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Infrastructure and Community Development 9 April 2021

After Two Decades, the Party Is Ready for the IXP in El Salvador

The history of El Salvador’s Internet exchange point (IXSal) is perhaps the longest and most complex, beginning at the...

In Yucatán, Mexico, IXSY Gets Its Watershed Moment
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Infrastructure and Community Development 25 March 2021

In Yucatán, Mexico, IXSY Gets Its Watershed Moment

Despite being the second-most populated country in Latin America, with significant Internet consumption, by the end of 2019 Mexico...

In Macedonia, Strengthening IXP.mk’s Peering Infrastructure
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Infrastructure and Community Development 12 March 2021

In Macedonia, Strengthening IXP.mk’s Peering Infrastructure

The Internet Society has been supporting the development of the Internet in Macedonia by collaborating with the Faculty of...