IXPN migrates network to Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)

The Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN) has successfully implemented to its network, the Internet Protocol Version 6, an evolutionary upgrade of the Internet protocol born out of concern that the demand for IP addresses would exceed the available supply. The migration and subsequent implementation of IPv6 on the IXPN’s network follow the [...]

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IXPN migrates network to Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)

The Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN) has successfully implemented to its network, the Internet Protocol Version 6, an evolutionary upgrade of the Internet protocol born out of concern that the [...]

Activation of Verisign’s Regional Internet Resolution Site at IXPN

We are pleased to announce that IXPN has become Verisign’s Regional Internet Resolution Site (RIR). Verisign is one of the leading company in the Global DNS industry, they maintain two of the Internet's [...]

Web4Africa announces West Africa’s First Mirror Project

Web4Africa, a leading web hosting company, announces the launch of The Nigerian Mirror Project, a first of its type in the West African sub-region. The Nigerian Mirror Project, which is physically hosted in [...]

INTERNET ROUTING TECHNOLOGIES AND IXP INTERCONNECTION WORKSHOP

[Abuja, Nigeria] The Internet Society, in partnership with the Internet eXchange Point in Nigeria (IXPN), held its “Internet Routing Technologies and IXP interconnection” workshop this week to increase [...]

IXPN LAUNCHES MEASUREMENT LAB IN NIGERIA

The much awaited launch of the Measurement Lab (M-Lab) Network Diagnostic Tool in Nigeria was actualized today (Thursday, June 4, 2015). The event held at two locations, viz: Freedom Park, and IXPN offices on [...]

IPv6 Council Forum

Nigeria has established the Internet Protocol version six (IPv6) Council forum that will help in the smooth transition from IPv4 to IPv6, and it has received the backing of the IPv6 Forum. CEO, Internet [...]

IXPN and Rack Centre signs MOU

It is our pleasure to announce that Rack Centre and Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria(IXPN) have just signed an MOU towards the establishment of an IXPN POP at Rack Centre's Tier III, carrier neutral data [...]

Activation of Stratum1 Time Server – www.time.ng

We recently deployed the first public stratum1 time server in Nigeria. This would enable Nigerians and their respective networks have access to accurate time by synchronizing with our time server. This [...]

NgREN Connected to IXPN

The Nigerian Research and Educational Network (NgREN) is currently connected to IXPN. NREN is a Nigeria’s National Research and Education Network interconnecting all higher education institutions [...]

IXPN JOINS EURO-IX

. IXPN has joined Euro-IX (European Internet Exchange Association) in a remote associate membership category, making us among the very few IXPs in Africa to join. Euro-IX was formed in May 2001 with [...]

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