NYIIX upgrades Router to Thunderbird Route ServerOctober 6, 2014
New York, NY, USA – October 6, 2014 – TELEHOUSE, the global leader for data centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, announces today its recent upgrade to Thunderbird Router Services in order to enhance the overall value of New York International Internet Exchange (NYIIX), the company’s extended New York peering network. By introducing Thunderbird Router technology to NYIIX, members are now able to instantly connect and exchange traffic. Additionally, Thunderbird Router technology allows members a reduced ramp-up time when setting up peering connections.
Since its inception in 1996, the NYIIX Peering Exchange is New York’s largest and most active peering exchange, ranking in the Top 10 internationally. Data center and carrier-neutral, with over 140 members, NYIIX offers the most comprehensive membership list of any New York exchange.
“Adding Thunderbird Router Services to our NYIIX peering technology serves as another prime example of ways Telehouse is constantly looking to improve,” states Akio Sugeno, Vice President of Internet Engineering, Operations and Business Development at TELEHOUSE America. “We are confident that our current and future members will find this upgrade beneficial to their overall NYIIX peering experience.”
Learn more at NANOG 62, where Telehouse and the NYIIX team will be on hand for meetings and inquiries. The event takes place Oct. 6-8 in Baltimore, MD. If you are interested in arranging a meeting with a NYIIX founder or member, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.