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Asteroid joins the Euro-IX Membership

We are happy to announce that Asteroid have joined the Euro-IX membership. With a focus on local interconnection, Asteroid only builds IXPs where there is a demand. The result is a scalable model and the latest technology to deliver cost-effective IXPs.

For more information on Asteroid, check their website here


MANRS IXP Programme - Supported by ISOC

The Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS) initiative, supported by the Internet Society, announces the launch of a new IXP Programme. African, European, Russian, North American, and South American IXPs are onboard. The ten founding participants in the MANRS IXP Programme include: Asteroid (International), CABASE (Argentina), CRIX (Costa Rica), DE-CIX (Germany), INEX (Ireland), MSK-IX (Russia), Netnod (Sweden), RINEX (Rwanda), TorIX (Canada), and YYCIX (Canada). Full press release here: https://www.internetsociety.org/news/%25news_type%25/%25year%25/manrs-launches-new-ixp-programme-to-promote-routing-security/

Business Wire link:

MANRS Launches New IXP Programme to Promote Routing Security

https://www.enhancedonlinenews.com/news/eon/20180423005389/en/MANRS/Internet-Society/MANRS-IXP-Programme

Associated Blog Posts:

https://www.manrs.org/2018/04/new-manrs-ixp-programme/

https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/04/introducing-a-new-manrs-ixp-programme-for-routing-security/