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Welcome to the LyonIX IXP

LyonIX is the Internet traffic eXchange Point of Lyon operated by Rezopole, a non-profit organization.

LyonIX members can improve the quality of their Internet traffic and can benefit from lower bandwidth prices. Therefore the IXP helps develop very high speed Internet in Lyon.

LyonIX is also a NAP (Network Access Point), a market place which allows members to buy or sell Internet transit and/or any layer 2 or IP services.

The Lyon IXP is open to all economic players who want to connect – operators, ISPs, carriers, large companies and municipalities.

LyonIX key figures

94 members

49 ASN

106 BGP sessions

16 racks

5 POPs

247 hosted equipments

162 Ethernet ports

LyonIX news

  • IXP: Critical interconnection point in 2019?

    IXP: Critical interconnection point in 2019?

    According to Cisco, the annual IP datacenter traffic will globally reach 10.4 Zb in 2019, including 8.6 Zb generated by the only Cloud services.

     

     

     

     

  • LyonIX: Lyon Congress Centre optic fiber, Wi-Fi and 4G infrastructure…

    LyonIX: Lyon Congress Centre optic fiber, Wi-Fi and 4G infrastructure…

    Pierre Col, Marketing Director at Antidot, a software publisher specialised in search engines and information access solutions, analyses and comments on the Internet infrastructure evolution.

     

  • When the State told you that Internet had no future...

    When the State told you that Internet had no future...

    Philippe Silberzahn, professor at EMLYON Business School and researcher associated with the Ecole Polytechnique, published an article on the errors of Thery report 1994 "Information highways". In this article Silberzahn reveals the errors of this report focusing on the future of information highways and the Internet role.

     

  • Is It Really Worth Peering at IXPs?

    Is It Really Worth Peering at IXPs?

    Roberto di Lallo, Italian computer scientist at Roma Tre University, made a research on the importance of IXPs, Internet eXchange Points and their effects on the latency of networks. IXPs are infrastructures used by Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to exchange traffic between their Autonomous Systems (ASes).

LyonIX members