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Covid-19 Planning and Response

Top Line Data for Covid-19 at INEX: Core capacity of the INEX network increased by 30% 20% traffic growth since the lockdown 30% extra port capacity provisioned for members A record level of traffic (482Gbits) over INEX was recorded on March 24th, coinciding with An Taoiseach’s address to the nation. INEX began planning around the […]

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New Board of Directors

An EGM of INEX took place on January 30th at which the following board directors were elected: Annemette Broch, David Burke, Des Chambers, Ed Diggin, Rob Evans, Shane Hartigan, Tom Strickx and Jerry Sweeney A short board meeting was held after the EGM at which Shane Hartigan was elected Chairperson and Rob Evans as Secretary. The remaining officer positions of Treasurer […]

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IXP Manager v5.0 Dedicated to Barry Rhodes RIP

IXP Manager 5.0 has now been released. This is a major update to the platform with 970 files changed, 79020 insertions(+), 87488 deletions(-). IXP Manager 5.0 is now available to the 70+ IXPs around the world who are using the platform. Nick Hilliard and Barry O’Donovan from the INEX Operations team were keen to include […]

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INEX’s Shiny New Route Servers

In this article, we talk about the new route servers that we deployed across all three peering platforms at INEX during February 2019 and, particularly, RPKI support. Most route server instances at internet exchanges (IXPs) perform prefix filtering based on route/route6 objects published by internet routing registries (IRRDBs). INEX members would be used to creating […]

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INEX at RIPE 73

INEX’s CTO, Nick Hilliard will be attending the RIPE 73 meeting in Madrid from 24 – 28 October and Eileen Gallagher will be there for Monday and Tuesday. Delighted to meet up with any existing members or those interested in finding out more about INEX and peering in Ireland. Nick will be speaking in the […]

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