France-IX, Newsletter N°32

General Meeting 2014

picture of France-IX's Genral meeting 2014

France-IX General Meeting 2014 was held on Friday 26th, September at Crowne Plaza République hotel in Paris. One hundred members and partners attended the event. At this occasion members voted online to validate the financial statements for 2013-2014.

France-IX thanks all members who participated to the General Meeting and the sponsors ADVA Optical Networking, Arbor Networks, Cube Optics, ProLabs / Zycko and Telehouse Europe for making this meeting a success.

The presentations and videos will soon be available on our web site

New board members

New board member 2014 picture

Congratulations to the members elected by the France-IX community: for the two corporate seats Akamai, represented by Martin Hannigan, is re-elected while CloudFlare, represented by Jerome Fleury, former technical manager at France-IX, enters the board. Additionally, and for the first time, two individual seats are filled in with the election of Bocar Kane and Clément Cavadore.

The board members are elected for 3 years and bring their different areas of expertise for the development of our exchange point.

France-IX team growth

Picture of Arnaud and Aurélie
FranceIX's team

France-IX welcomed two new employees this month: Arnaud Fenioux, Network Engineer, who previously worked for LyonIX and Aurélie Alves, Assistant Manager.

Arnaud will work with Simon Muyal (Technical manager) on the various network projects. Aurelie will deal with administrative and marketing aspects and in relation with France-IX members.

300Gbps of Traffic

Picture of 300Gbps of Traffic

At the General Meeting 2013, it was announced that 300Gbps could be reached before the end of the year 2014. This month France-IX already recorded a peak of traffic above 300Gbps.

This growth had been made possible with the deployment of the new infrastructure and the launch of 8 * 10G and 10 * 10Gbps ports offers.

Upcoming events

FRnOG 23
On Friday 17th October 2014 at Intercontinental Opéra in Paris, France.
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image FRnOG 23

Euro-IX 25
From Sunday 26th to Tuesday 28th October 2014 in Bucharest, Romania
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Euro-IX 25

Latest connections

Organisation (ASN) POP Traffic
ASPServeur (34235) Interxion MRS1 1 Gbps
InternetOne (44160) Telehouse 2 (via IX Reach) 100 Mbps
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