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About VIX

You want to know what we do, who we are and where you can find us, how the Vienna Internet eXchange has evolved and to what extent it is used today? Here you are in the right place.

Vienna Internet eXchange

Why is the VIX a bit different from other IXPs? And what are Internet Exchange Points needed for anyway?

Traffic Statistics

The sum of data traffic exchanged by all participants on the VIX infrastructure - in three variations.


The three VIX locations in Vienna are interconnected via redundant, diversely routed fiber optic links.


The Vienna Internet eXchange is operated by a department of the Vienna University Computer Center (ZID).


Interesting not only for historians: the development of the Vienna Internet eXchange from 1996 until today.