Open-IX Publishes Crosswalk Between OIX-2 Standards and HIPPA Regulations

Nov. 8, 2017

OPEN-IX has published a crosswalk between OIX-2 Data Center Standards and current the current HIPAA regulations as a resource for customers of OIX-2 certified facilities.

In the world of Health Information Technology, compliance with the HIPAA regulations is in the forefront for both large and small healthcare organizations. HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, sets the standard for protecting sensitive patient data. Any company that deals with electronic protected health information (ePHI) must ensure that all the required physical, technical and administrative security measures are in place and followed.

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Open-IX Pushes Document Development Process

Oct. 20, 2017

The OIX DDP (Document Development Process) will ensure the open, transparent, bottom-up, and ongoing development of OIX standards and BCOPs (Best Current Operational Practices).

Boston, Massachusetts,  20 October 2017 – The publication of the Open-IX Document Development Process (OIX DDP) marks a significant milestone in the history of Open-IX. Formally documenting the process by which Open-IX standards and Best Current Operational Practices (BCOPs) are created and updated makes clear their commitment to open, transparent, bottom-up, and ongoing community involvement. The OIX DDP provides a framework for participation by all interested in the proliferation of interconnection and the creation of more ...

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Open–IX Association Appoints New Officers, Committee Chairs

Jan. 26, 2016

Appointments Include Board Chairman, Vice Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary, as well as Heads of the Data Center Standards Committee and Marketing Committee

BLOOMINGDALE, MI, USA – January 20, 2016 –The Open-IX Association (OIX), a 501(c)(6) non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet exchanges, today announces the following new officers on itsBoard of Directors: William Charnock as Chairman; Christian Koch as Vice Chairman; new Board member Greg Hankins as Treasurer; and Executive Director Gabe Cole as Secretary. The Board was reconstituted this past October.

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Open–IX Association to Participate at AFCOM Symposium NYC 2015

Dec. 9, 2015

Executive Director Gabe Cole to Speak on Panel Focused on Managing Data Center Load Balancing, Edge Locations and Networks

BLOOMINGDALE, MI, USA – December 9, 2015 – The Open-IX Association (OIX), a 501(c)(6) non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet exchanges, announces that its Executive Director, Gabe Cole, will speak at the AFCOM Symposium NYC 2015, to be held December 10 at the Convene Conference Center in Times Square, New York.

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