Open-IX Technical Standards

Open-IX is a self-regulated community that’s formed to foster the development of critical Data Center and IXP technical and operating standards in a framework that works for everyone. Open-IX:

  • Promotes uniform specifications for data transfer and physical connectivity
  • Creates resiliency to improve reliability
  • Certifies Internet Exchanges and Data Centers that meet the community developed standards

 

Please see the following pages for more technical details:

CODE NAME
OIX-1

IXP Technical Standards

 

OIX-2

Data Center Technical Standards

 

 

 

Open Stand

 

Certification Directory

Find information about the Data Centers and IXPs that are currently certified.

IXPs CERTIFIED: 10
DATA CENTERS CERTIFIED: 26

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