Who Can Become a Member

Euro-IX has accepted the industry definition of an IXP as:

"A network facility that enables the interconnection of more than two independent Autonomous Systems, primarily for the purpose of facilitating the exchange of Internet traffic. An IXP provides interconnection only for Autonomous Systems. An IXP does not require the Internet traffic passing between any pair of participating Autonomous Systems to pass through any third Autonomous System, nor does it alter or otherwise interfere with such traffic."

An organisation can apply for membership only if:

 

Members benefits

With now more than 80 IXPs from 49 different countries, We provide a unique platform for IXPs to share information and discuss current topics and issues of interest. Benefits of joining include:

You can find more information in Becoming a Euro-IX Member

 

Membership Types

  1. Standard Membership
  2. Associate Membership
  3. Remote Membership

 

  Standard Membership Associate membership Remote Membership
Profile Meets the joining requirements Meets the joining requirements Meets the joining requirements
Location IXP located within the Euro-IX Region IXP located anywhere in the world IXP located anywhere in the world
Access to Website Services and Mailing Lists YES YES YES
Access to Forum free of charge for 2 persons YES YES NO
Accommodation Coverage during forums (2 pers / 2 nights) YES NO NO
GM Vote YES NO NO
Annual Fee €4,000 €3,000 €1,000

 

 

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