Moscow Internet Exchange Deploys New Network Core Powered by Extreme Networks

The Moscow Internet Exchange (MSK-IX) is listed among the top-5 Internet exchange sites in the world, ensuring the global interaction of the communication service providers and traffic interexchange between various regions across Russia. Over the past several years, MSK-IX has seen a rapid increase in traffic causing them to evaluate and rejuvinate their current network equipment.

In order to provide its customers with all the necessary resources, the Moscow Internet Exchange (MSK-IX) chose Extreme Networks to implement an advanced network which interconnects more than 600 participants all over Russia. The use of Extreme Networks solution allowed Moscow Internet Exchange to optimize its network infrastructure quickly with zero downtime, minimal finance expenditures, and low labor costs.

According to MSK-IX, the deployment of the Extreme Networks high-performance solutions has provided the following critical advantages:

  • Broad functionality
  • Technical support
  • Compatibility with vendors equipment
  • Full support of 100GbE
  • Pricing
  • Reliability