Automated Route Filtering

The Manitoba Internet Exchange (MBIX) Operations Team has completed automating the route filtering performed on the MBIX route servers. Testing was performed over the course of October 12th and 13th on the new pelican2 RS2. The testing was so successful that RS1 was fully automated as well the evening of October 14th at 8PM local […]

Nutrien joins MBIX

MBIX is happy to announce that Nutrien (AS393891) has connected to MBIX. Jacked into the 167 Lombard switch at 1 Gbps, they’re now peering with the route servers on IPv4 and IPv6.

Nutrien is a new type of ISP for MBIX, an enterprise network. MBIX members until now have been ISPs providing connectivity to their […]

MBIX expands to 360 Portage

MBIX is pleased to announce it has expanded to a third peering location at 360 Portage Avenue. This co-location facility is operated by Manitoba Hydro Telecom (MHT), on the 24th floor of the Manitoba Hydro building.

MBIX is now able to connect members at 360 Portage, at 1G or 10G speeds, and we eagerly await […]

Canada’s Internet Factbook

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) released Canada’s Internet Factbook today, which includes statistics about Canada’s Internet and Canadians’ online habits, perceptions and experiences. This includes worries around the security of private information, with 81 per cent of Canadians expressing concern about the security of their personal information held by a government department in the […]