Category Archives: Company News
The RouteViews project now is now on our Indy IX. Their data is used by many projects, so contribute by peering with them! Check out http://ow.ly/FQ8v30n3ao3. Archival data will be at http://ow.ly/1gDO30n3ap9. Access the collector via telnet://firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out our peers on our St. Louis peering fabric. https://www.peeringdb.com/ix/1519 #keeptrafficlocal
While performing some troubleshooting with one of our customers, we determined they were using a speedtest.net server that would give sub-optimal results. We worked to put together our own speedtest.net server for the benefit of the networks on our Indianapolis IX. Not only will there now be a speedtest.net server with unrestricted performance to our […]
Now through March 19th if you sign up for a port at our St. Louis exchange, we’ll waive the setup fee. You’ll need to supply your own cross connect, but we can get you connected as a part of a “first 60 days” special offer. Available at the Netrality Properties facilities at 210 N. Tucker […]
In conjunction with our partners and following up on our success in Indianapolis, we’re pleased to announce the launch event for the St. Louis Regional Internet Exchange (STL-RIX). It will be held Thursday, January 19th, 2017. We expect 20+ networks to join in the first few months, some of which have already started their paperwork […]
2016 has shown great growth for us here at MidWest-IX. We have brought on new peers such as Netflix, Hurricane Electric, and others. Currently, we are flowing over 4 gigs of traffic at peaks across the Indianapolis fabric. This is 4 gigs of lower latent and less congested traffic that would otherwise be transported to […]
MidWest Internet Exchange (MidWest-IX), a progressive Internet Exchange (IX), announces the addition of SineWave Technologies (ASN: 20193) to our Indianapolis peering fabric. 07 November 2016 MidWest Internet Exchange (MidWest-IX), a progressive Internet Exchange (IX), announces the addition of SineWave Technologies (ASN: 20193) to our Indianapolis peering fabric. According to Justin Wilson of MidWest-IX, “The addition […]
MidWest Internet Exchange (MidWest-IX), a progressive Internet Exchange (IX), announces several upgrades to our Indianapolis fabric. These upgrades include additional 10 Gigabit ports, as well as 40 gigabit capability. MidWest-IX has installed additional switching upgrades in both 733 Henry and 401 North Shadeland locations. The addition of more ports, especially 40 GIG, allows us to […]
We are excited to announce additional 48 10 Gigabit ports to our 401 North Shadeland (EastGate) peering location in Indianapolis, Indiana operated by LifeLine Data Centers. This allows us to scale to meet demand for our members. As more and more networks have to scale to meet demand, MidWest-IX is keeping up with that demand.
MidWest-IX is excited to announce a Netflix OCA node is online with our Indianapolis peering fabric. This will speed up access to Netflix content for any of our members. Streaming content can account for up to 80% of a network’s traffic, and Netflix is a big part of that for many networks. Network operators are […]