CIRA’s 2014-2015 Report to Members

MBIX is highlighted in the section A Vision for Canada’s Internet.


WiBand connects to MBIX

MBIX is pleased to announced its newest connected member, WiBand Communications.

WiBand is a ISP which operates in cities across western Canada providing wireless and fibre-optic connection services.

AS15102 has connected to the peering fabric at 1Gbps, and is peering with the route servers. This connection will provide higher performance, lower latency, and more redundancy their customers, and we’re happy to have them on board.

RFNow joins MBIX

MBIX is pleased to announce its newest connected member, RFNow.

RFNow is an ISP based in Virden, Manitoba. They provide a variety of wireless and fibre optic services in Western Manitoba and Eastern Saskatchewan.

AS46920 is connected at 10 Gbps, and are peering with the route servers.

We’re happy that their customers are now better connected–to other Manitoba networks, and to the other services present at MBIX.

Swift High Speed connects to MBIX

Swift High Speed, a wireless ISP in south-eastern Manitoba, has connected to MBIX. This is the result of much work over the past months in network upgrades and expansion.

They’ve connected their router at 1 Gbps to the core switch, and set up BGP on IPv4 to both route servers.  IPv6 isn’t happening yet, but is planned for the future.

IP addressing details are available on the peers page, as usual.

Welcome aboard, Swift.