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Video: The Internet and Peering Explained

The internet is a wonderful thing, but how on earth does it actually work? Trying to explain it simply is never easy, but this video from Euro-IX does not only an excellent job of explaining how the internet works, but also does a really nice job explaining why internet peering exchanges are such a good […]

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Irish Neutral Exchange Joins Twitter And Reveals Data

INEX, the Irish Internet Exchange, where Irish ISPs and content providers “peer” has joined Twitter. While an organisation’s presence on the social media network is hardly newsworthy in itself, the information that they *might* share with Irish internet users is potentially “geektastic” For example: Quietly, while no one was looking, we peered over 45Gbps of […]

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