Japan Telecom Extends Switch and Data Relationship

Japan Telecom Co. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Softbank Corp., is extending its colocation and peering services with Switch and Data. Japan Telecom also plans to boost its peering capacity within Switch and Data’s Palo Alto site. Switch and Data’s PAIX services are available in 11 markets.

Adelphia Adds Second Switch and Data GigE Port

Adelphia Communications Corp., the fifth-largest cableco in the country, is adding a second Gigabit Ethernet port to its Switch and Data PAIX 10 Gigabit Ethernet switch in Palo Alto, Calif. Switch and Data’s PAIX services give ISPs and content providers access to more interconnection choices and networks, as well as additional peering and transit opportunities. […]

Business News – ADDS, MOVES & CHANGES

Posted: 05/2001 ADDS, MOVES & CHANGES Paul Vixie, founder of neutral Internet exchange, Inc. (www.paix. net), has been appointed its president. A 20-year industry veteran, Vixie will lead the company’s international expansion and manage all operations, including sales, engineering and service. is a subsidiary of Metromedia Fiber Network Inc. (, and operates as […]

Opcenter: Collocators Do Carriers’ Cyberlifting

Posted: 08/2000 Collocators Do Carriers’ Cyberlifting By Ken Branson If, as the conventional industry wisdom holds, you can’t have too much bandwidth, then a corollary is this: You can’t have too much collocation space.Collocation used to be a simple matter of putting a competitive carrier’s equipment in a cage in an incumbent carrier’s CO. The […]

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