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:

OIX-1 IXP Technical Requirements
OIX-2 Data Center Technical Requirements