WONDERING WHAT AIXP IS?
AIXP is an IXP for Arusha City, it is a Tanzania Internet Service Providers Association (TISPA) project initially funded by Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA). The AIXP has been setup and is maintained by volunteers.
WHAT IS IX/IXP?
An Internet Exchange Point (IX or IXP) is a physical infrastructure that allows different Internet Service Providers (ISP’s) and sometimes companies with large networks to connect to each other and exchange local traffic between their networks by means of mutual peering agreements, which allow traffic to be exchanged at much faster speeds and reduces the cost of international routing.
So far there are Six ISP’s connected to AIXP. For more understanding please check the FAQ’s below or contact us, you may also want to visit AIXP’s website.
The peers connected at AIXP are:
Habari Node PLC | CyberNet/Arusha Art | Raha Liquid Telecoms | Milan Cable Networks | Simbanet Tanzania Ltd | Gadgetronix/Blink | Vodacom PLC | Tigo Tanzania PLC| Smile Communication Tanzania Ltd | Smart Tanzania Ltd | Halotel PLC | Airtel Tanzania PLC | PCH