updated: 05-05-2023 | 11:51
DE-CIX, a leading Internet Exchange (IX), announced its newest Internet Exchanges in Oslo and Kristiansand ready for service. Norway will be the company’s Nordic digital hub, established in partnership with Bulk Data Centers.
Norwegian and Nordic businesses will now benefit from direct access to over 60 clouds providers, more than 2,000 local and international networks and over 250 data centers in Germany, Southern Europe, and the USA through the new services. DE-CIX in Norway will act as a digital hub for regional connectivity, enabling local networks low-latency interconnection and localization of global content, while increasing network stability, scalability, and security.
One of the most advanced digital ecosystems
“DE-CIX is proud to now be part of one of the most advanced digital ecosystems on the planet, bringing our unique interconnection and cloud platform to Norway. We have a definite answer to the pain points of local business and internationally acting enterprises to gain control of their business-critical data journey and applications using the lowest latency possible and the highest level of security. We are already on the verge of a new digital age, where every millisecond counts when it comes to building the infrastructure for the immersive Internet, or the metaverse. DE-CIX is here to solve the enterprise interconnection needs of tomorrow, today,” said Ivo Ivanov, CEO of DE-CIX.
More enabled sites to be announced
The new DE-CIX IXs are now available in the Bulk Data Centers in Oslo (OS-IX) and Kristiansand (N01 Campus), with more enabled sites to be announced in due course. The award-winning DE-CIX Apollon interconnection and cloud platform includes cloud routing services for companies of all sizes to manage their hybrid and multi-cloud scenarios and gain control of their data beyond the public Internet. With the approach of ‘one access, all clouds, and every network’, DE-CIX is bringing its so-called InterconnectionFLEX service to Norway, which provides enterprises with a complete interconnection package as a holistic solution for peering, cloud connectivity and private network interconnects (PNIs).
Even lower latency
“Our partnership with DE-CIX will give local and international customers the option to interconnect and access a range of services in major markets with even lower latency. We are seeing an increase in demand for low cost, highly sustainable solutions and with these new DE-CIX Nordics locations we are helping to support that gravity shift North, where you find the greenest energy in Europe,” said Gisle M. Eckhoff, Executive Vice President Data Centers at Bulk Infrastructure Group.