Entries by Abi Smalley

NZIX Offers Peering New Zealand Wide Via Chorus UFB

The New Zealand Internet Exchange Limited (NZIX Inc) is proud to announce a partnership with wholesale internet provider Chorus to provide EdgeConnect, a service enabling connection between NZIX exchange members anywhere across the Chorus ultrafast broadband (UFB) network. The new EdgeConnect product will enable Chorus customers to communicate directly with other NZIX members on the […]

NZIX Christmas Black Out

NZIX members are advised that a change freeze will apply on all NZIX services from 23 Dec 2020 – 10 Jan 2021 inclusive. During this time, no adds, moves or changes will be made to any NZIX network or member services. Rest assured, our technical team will be actively monitoring the network and will act […]

Get your NETFLIX at CHC-IX

NZIX are pleased to announce the commissioning of a new Netflix cache in Christchurch, thanks to the kind support of valued NZIX member Vocus Communications. To opt-in to Netflix in CHC-IX, set a community of “63830:40027” on your routes towards the IX.

New Zealand Internet Exchange Annual General Meeting

On Wednesday 17 June the New Zealand Internet Exchange held its 2020 Annual General Meeting. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions at the time of the meeting announcement, this year’s event was held online for the first time. It was great to see so many NZIX members and guests engage with the event, organised by IAA […]

NZIX Introduces New Looking Glass

The New Zealand Internet Exchange is pleased to announce the implementation of a new looking glass for its members. Alice-LG is a global looking glass which offers more transparent routing information and allows searches across all NZIX exchange points currently in Auckland and Christchurch, across all route severs. Why not check out Alice-LG for yourself. Alice-LG has […]


Bring in the New Year with NZIX

Let’s celebrate the New Year with an NZIX members’ social. Join the team for some drinks, food and if you’re feeling competitive, some games of bowling. When: Tues 28 Jan 2020 from 5.00pm Where: Dr Rudi’s Rooftop Brewing Co, Level 2/204 Quay Street, AucklandRSVP: via the Members Portal now or drop us an email to events@ix.nz

NZIX Achieves Milestone with First 100G Peer Going Live

NZIX has connected its first member on its 100G peering service in Auckland. Trustpower’s 100G port went live on June 27.  As one of New Zealand’s largest energy and telecommunications companies Trustpower will benefit from the greater capacity it can now offer its customers through this service.   Trustpower’s decision to sign up to the 100G port is very timely, with internet traffic in the country certain to increase over the coming months due to the online demands placed on the network with the […]

40G and 100G Services Now Available

NZIX is pleased to announce 40G and 100G ports are now available to order. 40G and 100G ports will be available at all three of our Auckland sites Chorus MDR, Auckland The Data Centre, Auckland (Basement and Level 2) Vocus Data Centre, Albany 40G and 100G ports are charged at $1250 per month +GST with […]

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2019 Annual General Meeting Overview

On Thursday 13 June the Committee of the New Zealand Internet Exchange Inc (NZIX) held its 2019 Annual General Meeting. It was great to see so many of our members and industry guests attend the event at the Longroom in Auckland, chaired by committee member Barry Murphy of Devoli Pty Ltd Society Secretary, Nathan Brookfield […]