L-root node now hosted by MBIX

The story of how an L-root node came to be hosted by MBIX

After meeting ICANN staff at NANOG 65 in Montreal, I started the process of getting an L-root node installed at MBIX.

First, I asked the Board to approve the cost of the hardware, which was about $2800 CAD (For the smallest […]

Annual General Meeting

Wednesday May 4th, 2016 4 to 6 p.m. AGM to start at 4:30 p.m

King’s Head Pub Open to all interested in IXs

There are 4 Board of Director positions open for election. Jacques Latour from CIRA will give an update on Canadian IXs.

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HBNI joins MBIX

After working hard to get all the technical details right, we can announce that HBNI (AS31914) is the newest connected MBIX member.

They’re connected at 1 Gbps at the 167 Lombard location. They’re peering with the route servers on IPv4, and working on full IPv6 peering in time.

HBNI serves Hutterite colonies throughout rural Manitoba, […]

Quickstream Internet joins MBIX

Last week the finishing touches were completed on our newest member connection.

Quickstream Internet, a Manitoba WISP, is now connect to MBIX and peering on IPv4 and IPv6. They’re plugged into to our switch at 167 Lombard at 10 Gbps.

This brings our connected peer count to 19. That means there are now 20 independent […]