NetIX to enter strategic partnership with BICS
NetIX Communications announced today that it will expand its network coverage by joining the remote peering solution from BICS, the global provider of wholesale carrier services. This partnership enables NetIX's clients to peer remotely through BICS' platform in the most direct and cost-effective way, shortening the distance to all potential targets.
BICS has a presence in four continents and provides access to Landing Stations in Marseille (FR) and Bari (IT) where a variety of submarine cables coming from Asia are terminated. Through BICS' network, all operators from Asia will have access to the NetIX platform as well.
BICS is a leading international communications enabler that connects its customers to one of the largest global infrastructures and creates reliable and secure mobile experiences anytime, anywhere. The company's network offers a truly global footprint with 112 data centre points-of-presence.
NetIX's next-generation network connects content creators with users faster, cheaper, and more directly than ever. It ranks among the top 10 of the most well-connected networks globally, and among the top 25 Internet exchanges in terms of total traffic generated. The network currently serves more than 90 members, reaching around 3000 direct peers in 22 data centres.
As a leading international communications enabler, BICS is connecting the world by creating reliable and secure mobile experiences anytime, anywhere. We are a global voice carrier and the leading provider of mobile data services worldwide. Our solutions are essential for supporting the modern lifestyle of today’s device-hungry consumer – from global mobile connectivity, seamless roaming experiences, fraud prevention and authentication, to global messaging and the Internet of Things. We are headquartered in Brussels, with a strong presence in Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.