Data Center Solutions       Peering-Internet Exchange Access

Peering - Internet Exchange Access

H5 Data Centers can offer your network access to a variety of Internet exchanges across the United States. Cloud service providers, communications carriers and content delivery networks (CDNs) can benefit from accessing a neutral Internet exchange, such as the SAT-IX, IX-Denver, De-CIX, or the SIX.

Benefits of peering on a neutral Internet exchange

  • Manage cross connection expenses
  • Reduce wholesale IP capacity requirements
  • Scale Internet traffic capacity quickly
  • Improve network resilience and reliability
  • Better manage and reduce latency
  • Peer with many networks over a single physical port
  • Access a route server to simplify peering connections and configurations
  • Peer with networks that may not be on an initial consideration set

What is peering?

Internet peering is the exchange of Internet traffic, paid or unpaid, between two or more networks.

How does Internet peering work?

Each participant on an Internet exchange subscribes to a port speed (usually 1 Gbps, 10 Gbps or 100 Gbps). Participants can then "peer" or exchange Internet traffic between each other, depending on each participant's peering policy, without having to pay a third-party intermediary or wholesale Internet provider to carry such Internet traffic for them.

What is BGP-4 routing?

Border Gateway Protocol Version 4 (BGP-4) routing is the current routing protocol used for the Internet and peering. It is a distance-vector algorithm using Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) as its transport protocol. BGP peers exchange routing tables and the differences or deltas are then exchanged.

Internet Exchange Access Availability

Seattle Data Center Quincy Data Center San Jose Data Center San Luis Obispo Data Center Phoenix Data Center Albuquerque Data Center Denver Data Center San Antonio Data Center Cincinnati Data Center Cleveland Data Center New York Data Center Ashburn Data Center Charlotte Data Center Atlanta Data Center
Learn More about Our Data Center Solutions
Denver Data Center - Powered Shell
Build-to-Suits


Powered Sehll
Powered Shells
Edge Data Centers
Edge Data Centers


remote-hands.html
Remote Hands
Internet Exchanges
Internet Exchanges


Denver Data Centers - Suites
Sale-Leasebacks
Denver Data Center - Wholesale
Wholesale Data Centers
CONTACT US!
First Name*
Last Name*
Company*
Email*
How Can We Help?*
Lead Source