SOURCE: IIX Inc.

IIX Inc., a leading provider of direct interconnection solutions

November 03, 2014 08:00 ET

IIX Chief Strategy Officer William B. Norton to Keynote at Inaugural Internet Exchange Point Symposium

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 03, 2014) - IIX Inc., a leading provider of direct interconnection solutions, today announced that William B. Norton, Chief Strategy Officer, will be the keynote speaker at the inaugural Internet Exchange Point Symposium on November 3, 2014, at the Ontario Investment and Trade Centre, Toronto.

An internationally recognized expert on Internet peering and direct interconnection, Norton leads a prominent speaker lineup of IXP experts at the invitation-only IXP event presented by Ontario's Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure, and Ministry of Research and Innovation. 

In his keynote, "Why Peer?" Norton will introduce the benefits of peering, in particular the ways that peering is sold, locally or remotely. He will also discuss how peering and direct interconnection improves security.

About IIX

IIX is a global interconnection and software solutions provider. The IIX PeeringCloud™ is a robust solution that enables IIX customers to connect to leading Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) via a single interconnection from anywhere in the world. IIX's solutions allow customers to gain more control, improve security, reduce costs associated with IP transit delivery, optimize network performance, and extend reach across the globe. IIX customers include content providers, data center providers, Internet Service Providers (ISPs), carriers, and other enterprises globally. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, IIX is privately held and backed by New Enterprise Associates (NEA). To learn more, visit www.iix.net.

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