Internet Peering

Interconnect with a multitude of networks directly by exchanging
internet traffic using single connection and cross connect

How it works

The computer-networking ecosystem of SmartHub IX powered by global cables and fibers enables you and your business to be online 24by7.

One single connection with our Internet Peering VLAN, you become a part of SmartHub IX thus connecting you to local and international networks.

SmartHub IX host one of the largest public peering interconnection platforms where hundreds of parties exchange large amounts of IP traffic.

Peering at our switching infrastructure network, operators can easily improve the performance of the internet network and achieve low latency and cost effective interconnections.

Internet Peering Users

ISPs, Carriers, Content Providers, Enterprises and Organizations seeking network optimization.


Our Internet Peering service is at the core of what we do. There are many possible routes between two users, but public peering at an Internet Exchange is usually the shortest route.

Port speed and type available

1 Gbit/s 'GE' (1000BaseSX, 1000BaseLX)


10 Gbit/s '10GE' (10000BaseLR, 10000BaseER)


100Gbit/s '100GE' (100GE-LR4)



  • 24/7 Network Operations Centre (NOC) support
  • IPv4 and/or IPv6 (native)
  • Live monitoring of traffic over SmartHub ix through our customer portals¬†
  • Traffic analysis reporting per customer
  • Live Quality of Service reporting
  • Monthly volume reports online
  • We deliver a service from the port to the patch panel.
  • We are responsible for the correct functioning of our infrastructure between our switches.
  • You are responsible for your peering and the correct functioning of your own network.
  • You are responsible for the necessary cabling between your router and our switch panel at the colocation.
  • Our Network Operations Centre (NOC) actively monitors the SmartHub-IX infrastructure 24/7.
  • Problems can be reported to our NOC via email or telephone.