July 2017

Tele Columbus (AS20880) Port upgrade to 100G

By |July 19th, 2017|

Tele Columbus, the third largest cable network operator in Germany, has now upgrated the second BCIX Ports to 100G (G60, Level3).

Port upgrade: Limelight Networks (AS22822) Upgrade to 100 GB

By |July 14th, 2017|

After this week’s port upgrade Limelight is now connected with 100 Gbps to the BCIX platform (L105).

Limelight Networks is a premier content delivery network (CDN) service provider that enables organizations to deliver faster websites, more responsive applications, the highest quality video, and consistent game and software downloads to any device.

June 2017

New Managing Director for BCIX Management GmbH

By |June 27th, 2017|

With effect from June 2017 BCIX has appointed Christian Kröger as its first full-time managing director together with the two honorary CEOs Cordula Fiedler and Peter Lampe. BCIX thus takes account of its great success and growth, which no longer allows a purely voluntary management of the technical operation.

In 2014 the 43-year-old Christian Kröger has […]

10th 100G Port at BCIX: Tele Columbus (AS20880)

By |June 26th, 2017|

Tele Columbus has upgraded one of its two 20G ports to 100G (I / P / B K15)

We are proud to announce herewith the 10th 100G Port at the BCIX platform.
As a result of growing data traffic in the capital, BCIX has recorded significant growth in recent years.

Tele Columbus AG is a listed company in […]

New BCIX Peer: Chaos Computer Club (AS50472)

By |June 26th, 2017|

Chaos Computer Club is now connected with 10 Gbps to the BCIX platform (A36s).

The Chaos Computer Club e. V. (CCC) is Europe’s largest association of hackers. For more than thirty years we are providing information about technical and societal issues, such as surveillance, privacy, freedom of information, hacktivism, data security and many other interesting things around […]

Press Release: BCIX opens its eighth data centre site

By |June 22nd, 2017|

Colt Data Centre Services partners with BCIX to further strengthen carrier-neutral connectivity portfolio

Berlin, London 22.06.2017 – Colt Data Centre Services (DCS), the global data centre operator, today announced that direct connection to the Berlin Commercial Internet Exchange (BCIX) will now be available at its Berlin data centre. Colt DCS is delivering access to a wider […]

MPEX (AS35833) Port upgrade to 10G

By |June 15th, 2017|

MPEX is now connected with 10 Gbps to the BCIX platform (N15)
As a hosting provider, MPEX offers mainly to agencies, e-commerce providers, health care providers and scientific institutes individually tailored concepts for high availability and sophisticated Internet services.

May 2017

Port upgrade: Amazon (AS16509) Upgrade to 2×100 GB

By |May 19th, 2017|

After yesterday’s port upgrade, Amazon is now connected to the BCIX platform with 2 x 100 Gbps at L105. Amazon is thus, in addition to Netflix and Telefonica the third company that is represented with 2x100Gbps at BCIX.

April 2017

Preissenkung für 100G Ports

By |April 7th, 2017|

With effect from 01.05.2017 we will lower the price for 100G ports from 5.000,00 EUR monthly to 4.500 € monthly. The new price is, of course, also applicable to all existing ports, regardless of the current contract periods. In the upcoming months we will also check and, if possible, lower the prices for our 10G […]

March 2017

First BCIX-Roundtable in 2017

By |March 1st, 2017|

We are looking forward to welcoming you also in the name of our sponsors Thomas-Krenn-AG, Infinera Ltd., purtel.com GmbH and Myra Security GmbH at our first Roundtable in 2017. Enjoy with us a nice evening at the Nordbahnhof TWO BUDDHAS, the historical Benchmark of the old Railway Station “Stettiner Bahnhof”.

Please note down Thursday, 6th April […]

February 2017

New BCIX Peer: Securitas (AS48145)

By |February 28th, 2017|

We are pleased to announce Securitas as new BCIX Peer. Securitas is connected with 2 x 1Gbps to the BCIX platform (N15).

Securitas AB is a Swedish security group based in Stockholm. The company employs approximately 330,000 people in more than 50 countries. In 2015 the company achieved sales of 8.3 billion euros.

New BCIX Peer: Equada / GlobalNOC (AS25220)

By |February 10th, 2017|

We are pleased to announce Equada / GlobalNOC as our new Peer. Equada is connected with 100 Mbps to the BCIX platform.
As a nationwide cloud and VoIP service provider, equada has specialized in the fields of IaaS and SaaS and provides their customers with useful cloud solutions. Equada is well-known for expert advice and first-class […]

Neuer BCIX-Peer: PJSC Vimpelcom (AS3216)

By |February 1st, 2017|

We are are happy to announce PJSC Vimpelcom (AS3216) as our first new peer in 2017. Vimpelcom is now connected with 1Gbps to the BCIX platform.
Headquartered in Hamilton on Bermuda and in Amsterdam, Vimpelcom is (along with Mobile TeleSysrems and MegaFon) one of the largest mobile operators in Russia and other CIS countries.

The unbelievable Machine Company (AS48173): 20G Port upgrade

By |February 1st, 2017|

The unbelievable Machine Company GmbH has upgraded its BCIX Port (N16) to 20 Gbps.

*um is the specialist for Big Data (Data Science & Data Engineering) and Cloud Services. Founded in 2008, *um has now approx. 120 employees and is located in Berlin and Vienna.

January 2017

BCIX internet exchange opens seventh location

By |January 24th, 2017|

On Friday, January 20, 2017 BCIX has put its 7th site into operation by connecting the new rack in Lorenzweg 5, (Data center – 3U Telecom) to the BCIX platform.

This site, since its takeover from Telia is still one of the major pops in Berlin, and brings the BCIX team one step closer to their […]

December 2016

RTF Kabel Brandenburg (AS35205) port upgrade to 10GB

By |December 21st, 2016|

RTF Kabel Brandenburg upgraded their AS35205 connection at BCIX to 10Gbps.

RTF Kabel is located in the city of Brandenburg and supplies its customers with television, internet and telephony via a state-of-the-art TV broadband cable network.

New BCIX Peer: Amazon (AS16509) with 100G

By |December 7th, 2016|

We are happy to welcome Amazon as new BCIX Peer. Amazon is connected with 100Gbps to the BCIX platform.

November 2016

BCIX Annual General Meeting

By |November 30th, 2016|

This year’s Annual General Meeting was held on November 29, 2016.
Christian Kröger (Hofnetz and IT-Services GmbH) as the first Chief Technical Officer and Helga Krüger (http.net Internet GmbH) as Director of Communications were confirmed for an additional term of 2 years.
André Grüneberg (The Unbelievable Machine Company GmbH) was elected to succeed Thorleif Wiik as the […]

New BCIX Peer: integrate-it (AS19945)

By |November 30th, 2016|

We are happy to announce that integrate-it is now connected with 1 Gbps to the BCIX platform (L105).

integrate-it is a Berlin-based system house that has been serving medium-sized enterprises for over 15 years. The business areas include:
IT-Support, Managed Services and IT-Outsourcing. Another area of focus is the planning and support of hosted environments based on […]

New BCIX Peer: PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Internasional (Telin) (AS7713)

By |November 25th, 2016|

As our first Asian peer, Telin has been connected to the BCIX platform (L105) with 1Gbps.
PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Internasional (Telin) is a subsidiary of PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Tbk, a state-owned telecommunication and network service provider. Telin focuses in international telecommunication business as well as serves as Telkom’s business arms in managing and developing its business […]