DE-CIX Extends GlobePEER Remote Service to Madrid

DE-CIX has extended its GlobePEER remote service to DE-CIX Madrid.

GlobePEER will offer direct access to DE-CIX in Frankfurt, and will open the door to the world’s largest interconnection ecosystem, with more than 1,700 networks from over 100 countries. DE-CIX Madrid customers can now use their existing access in the Spanish capital to peer remotely at other DE-CIX locations. DE-CIX platforms in Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Dusseldorf, New York, Marseille, Palermo, and Istanbul are all interconnected.

DE-CIX operates internet exchange (IX) points in 18 global metro regions. Frankfurt is home to the world’s leading IX, with a data throughput of more than 6.8 Tbps at peak times. Since opening in 2016, DE-CIX Madrid has become the fastest growing IX in terms of customers, with more than 150 networks connected. During the last year, it has doubled its peak traffic to more than 340 Gbps.