Celebrating 10 Years VIX
It was a marvellous event!
With about 300 guests we have been celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Vienna Internet eXchange in the genuine ambience of the old Vienna Stock Exchange (Börsensäle Wien) on Thursday, November 23rd, 2006.
Addresses to the audience were given by Georg Chytil (ISPA), Peter Rastl (University of Vienna, VIX), Job Witteman (AMS-IX) and Serge Radovcic (Euro-IX).
An excellent and versatile buffet service was provided by M*eventcatering, whereas the chocolate fountain in particular is worth mentioning. A choice of red wine of PinBologna was completing the culinary delight.
Erwin Loskott on the Piano, Gigga Neunteufel as special guest "Bertha Zuckerkandl", Nina Reisinger and Ute Weiß with a fascinating Lightshow were additionally helping us to get into a good mood.
All this excellence has been "powered by" our generous sponsors Foundry Networks, Siemens Austria and Interxion Austria.
Apart from Apple iPods provided by Foundry, and Siemens IP phones, our tombola was complementary feeded with prize items by Telekom Austria, and eTel, and the first prize, a travel voucher for a London weekend, was donated by Silver Server.
Please visit our Photo-Gallery for a broader selection of photos kindly taken by Peter Wienerroither. Pictures in higher resolution quality are available from Peter (Peter.Wienerroither(at)univie.ac.at) on request.
We would like to thank all people who were involved in making this celebration such a nice experience!
On the occasion of the anniversary, Euro-IX has presented a report about 10 years of the Vienna Internet eXchange: