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Connecting to INEX

Once an application for INEX membership has been approved by the INEX committee and INEX members, the new member will be issued with an operations email which will outline all the details in relation to bringing their connection live at INEX and beginning peering. All new connections to INEX are subject to a 24 hour quarantine before the connection goes live on the peering LAN.

INEX supports connections to its Dublin exchange infrastructure at speeds of 1Gbps, 10Gbps and 100Gbps. The following connection types are supported in Dublin:

INEX Cork supports connections at 1Gbps and 10Gbps. INEX Cork accepts connections over single-mode fibre only using LX for 1Gbps links and LR for 10Gbps links. EX/ZX/ER/ZR optics are also available for a once off additional cost.

Points of Presence

INEX has points of presence at the following co-location facilities in Dublin

Interxion DUB1
35 Lavery Avenue, Park West, Dublin 18, Ireland

Interxion DUB2
24 Hume Avenue, Park West, Dublin 18, Ireland

Interxion DUB3
Grange Castle Business Park, Nangor Road, Dublin 22, Ireland

Equinix DB1 – Citywest
4027 Kingswood Road, Citywest Business Park, Dublin 24, Ireland

Equinix DB2 – Kilcarbery Park
U7 Kilcarbery Park, Nangor Road, Dublin 22, Ireland

Equinix DB3 – Northwest Business Park
U2 Northwest Business Park, Ballycoolin, Dublin 15, Ireland

Vodafone Willsborough
Willsborough Industrial Estate, Clonshaugh Business & Technology Park, Dublin 17, Ireland

INEX Cork offers peering services at the following PoP

Hollyhill Industrial Estate, Cork, Ireland