Anyone can adopt Open-IX standards and apply for Certification. Becoming certified signifies that you are not only adopting the standards, but that the global and authoritative Internet user and operator community of Open-IX has jointly certified your operations and provides you with the right to utilize its certification marks so that the public can easily identify an Open-IX IXP or Open-IX Data Center and enjoy the benefits that it brings.

OIX Value Proposition 

OIX Value PropositionThe Open-IX Association has created a best-of-breed standard for Internet Exchange Providers (IXP OIX-1) and Data Center Providers (DC OIX-2). In conjunction with network carriers, cloud service providers, data centers and IXPs, Open-IX enables an ecosystem that is mutually beneficial to each of these providers and operators, as well as customers of the provider services.

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