Discover the London Internet Exchange (LINX) with NetIX!
LINX is one of the largest Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) in the world.
Its 900+ strong membership community spans all major cloud, data communications, telecommunications, financial, and enterprise companies across more than 80 countries worldwide.
Quick Fire Facts ⚡️
- The LINX platform processes over 6.05 Tbps of peak traffic and has over 40 Tb of global connected capacity.
- Whilst the L stands for London - during their 27 year history, they've grown bigger than just one city! LINX operates five IXs in the UK: two in London, and one each in Manchester, Scotland, and Wales.
- They've gone global: LINX operates LINX NoVA in Northern Virginia, in the U.S. and in 2018, following a partnership agreement with STC, they launched JEDIX, an Internet Exchange for the Middle East in Jeddah powered by LINX.
Did you know? 💡
Due to high demand, we recently upgraded our port and connection into LINX to 100G so we are able to continue providing excellent connectivity and peering solutions and global options to our members.
Read the full announcement here.
A phrase that's synonymous with LINX is, "working together for the good of the Internet" and with their global partners like NetIX, they work to improve global network performance, control and redundancy.
If you want to connect to LINX but you're not present at any of their locations, you can still connect via any one of NetIX's 150+ global locations or connect through the public Internet using the NetIX Tunnelling service!