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EuroGIX : Strasbourg IXP NAP

EuroGIX is the first cross-border exchange point between ISPs so that they can exchange Internet flows. It is composed of many physical points of presence (called EuroPOP), through a secured Very high speed Internet network.

Strasbourg IXP users can improve the quality of their Internet throughput and lower Internet bandwidth costs. EuroGIX is also a NAP (Network Access Point) meaning a marketplace to sell and buy Internet transit and any type of IP service in layer 2. Strasbourg IXP is open to all users who want to connect – operators, ISPs, carriers, large companies and municipalities.

EuroGIX stakes

    • Create the first cross-border Internet exchange point
    • Develop an homogeneous Internet plate on Eurodistrict and more widely in the Upper Rhin basin
    • A real asset of territory planning with the emergence of very high speed Internet

    Significant contribution

    For residential users, in the framework of a cross-border life basin

    For professionals, in the framework of an economical basin enhancing a cross-border digital market.

    EuroGIX is managed by ARIA association which has been created to reinforce cross-border Internet service quality in the Upper Rhin basin. With EuroGIX, the first cross-border Internet exchange point, ARIA wants to offer a local exchange point to ISPs, so that they can exchange informations.

    ARIA has adopted an effectice policy to support and particiate in all initiatives towards free IP trafic exchange. 

    Key figures : alt

    • 5 users

    • 1 point of presence (EuroGIX 1)

    • 2 racks (E1A et E1B)



    LyonIX - The Lyon Internet Exchange Point

    LyonIX is the Internet traffic eXchange Point of Lyon managed by Rezopole, a non-profit organization.

    IXP LyonIX users can improve the quality of their Internet traffic and can benefit from lower bandwidth prices.

    LyonIX is also a NAP (Network Access Point)

    which allows users to buy or sell Internet transit and/or any layer 2 or IP services.

    The Lyon IXP is open to all users who want to connect – operators, ISPs, carriers, large companies and municipalities.

    Some key figures:

    • 72 users (liste available here)
    • 2 POPs (LyonIX 1, LyonIX 2)
    • 9 racks (LyonIX 1ABC, LyonIX 2ABCDEF)
     
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