Open–IX Association Granted 501(c)(6) Non-Profit Status

Nov. 5, 2014

IRS Designation Affirms Open-IX as a Non-Profit Professional Trade Association

CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA – November 5, 2014 – The Open-IX Association (OIX), a non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet exchanges, announces it has been granted 501(c)(6) Trade Association status by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The September 3, 2014 designation officially confirms Open-IX as exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code implementing the status retroactively to September 3, 2013 – its date of inception.

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Open–IX Association to Keynote the 6th Annual DatacenterDynamics Converged Toronto Conference

Nov. 3, 2014

Gabe Cole and Bill Sandiford to Discuss the Open and Neutral Future of Internet Exchanges

CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA – November 3, 2014 – The Open-IX Association (OIX), a non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet exchanges globally, announces today that the Chair of the Open-IX Data Center Standards Committee, Gabe Cole, and President and Chair of the Canadian Network Operators Consortium (CNOC) Board, Bill Sandiford, will keynote the Datacenter Dynamics Converged Toronto Conference, taking place November 6, 2014 at the Eaton Chelsea in Toronto, Canada.

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Open–IX Association Selected to Present at The Second Annual Texas Data Center Summit in Plano, TX

Oct. 22, 2014

Board Member-Elect Josh Snowhorn and Marketing Committee Chair Vinay Nagpal to Discuss Open-IX, Connectivity Challenges & Opportunities in 2014

CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA – October 22, 2014 – The Open-IX Association (OIX), a non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet exchanges, announces today that Open-IX board member-elect Josh Snowhorn and new Marketing Committee Chair Vinay Nagpal will speak at The Second Annual Texas Data Center Summit, taking place October 22, 2014 at the Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center in Plano, TX.

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Open–IX Extends Data Center and Internet Exchange Certifications to Points Across the Globe

Oct. 16, 2014

Broadened Reach Addresses Accelerating Certification Demand from Open-IX Members and Companies Globally

CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA – October 16, 2014 – The Open-IX Association (OIX), a non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet exchanges, announces it is now accepting Internet Exchange (OIX-1) and Data Center (OIX-2) certification applications for any Internet Exchange Point or data center worldwide. The declaration extends the application process for OIX standards certifications from North America to the larger global market, emanating from growing interest and requests by Open-IX members and interconnect and data center professionals located in ...

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Open–IX Association Selected to Present at DatacenterDynamics Converged Chicago

Sept. 22, 2014

Board of Directors Vice Chair Daniel Golding and Data Center Standards Committee Chair Gabe Cole to Discuss “Managing the Network Edge”

CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA – September 22, 2014 – The Open-IX Association (OIX), a non-profit industry association formed to promote better standards for data center interconnection and Internet exchanges, announces today that Vice Chairman of the Open-IX Board of Directors Daniel Golding and Chairman of the Open-IX Data Center Standards CommitteeGabe Cole will speak at the Data Center Dynamics Converged Chicago conference, taking place October 1, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place in Chicago, IL.

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