Open-IX Announces Membership of Key Personnel in Women in Standards Industry Group

July 13, 2021

NEW YORK, July 13, 2021  – The Open-IX Association (“Open-IX”), a 501(c)(6) non-profit industry association and Accredited Standards Developer (ASD) of American National Standards, announces the inclusion of four of its members into Women in Standards (WiS). Open-IX certifies data centers and internet exchanges across Europe, Asia and North America, seeking to improve the overall quality and reliability of internet services while maintaining its core values of openness, fair access, and non-discriminatory commercial practices.

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Open-IX Announces OIX-3 Edge Data Center Standard

June 29, 2021

New standard governing enclosures for edge computing has been formally approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

 NEW YORK, June 29, 2021 – The Open-IX Association (“Open-IX”), a 501(c)(6) non-profit industry association and Accredited Standards Developer (ASD) of American National Standards announces the publication of its new Edge Standard (OIX-3) as an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Standard. The OIX Edge Data Center Standard provides a common framework for classifying edge data center characteristics, making it easier for vendors to communicate and differentiate their products’ capabilities while also helping buyers express their edge data center needs in a standardized ...

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The Open-IX Association Announces Phoenix-IX and Richmond-IX Achieving OIX-1 Certification

May 18, 2021

Marks the first operators to take advantage of Open-IX’s no-cost certification program for small non-profit IXPs which adhere to global technical standards

New York, NY, May 18, 2021 The Open-IX Association, a 501-C3 non-profit, industry standards body, announces that Phoenix-IX and Richmond-IX have achieved Open-IX OIX-1 certification for Internet Exchange Points (IXPs). OIX-1 certification represents dedication to maintaining the highest standards of interconnection infrastructure, openness and transparency.

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Open-IX Seeks Community Engagement Coordinator

April 27, 2021

Position Title:  Community Engagement Coordinator

Job Description:

Open-IX is seeking a part-time Community Engagement Coordinator to assist with growth and development of the organization. Tasks include, but are not limited to, social media engagement, content creation, video editing, and event coordination. This individual will promote, support, and educate the community on Open-IX’s mission. They will work closely with the Marketing Committee and Administrative Director to fulfill organizational goals.

 

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