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