In 1995, the world’s leading Internet Exchange was founded. From customers to partners to our employees – the story of DE-CIX is impossible

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Jens Prautzsch
Managing Director Interxion Germany

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“If we think today about the Internet, it’s seamless, it’s everywhere, it’s easy to use. In the early days when I first met the Internet, it was different.

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“1995 was a very exciting time. As the CEO of a consulting firm, I helped the German software industry to develop – and quickly realized that this was a new era.”

Harald A. Summa
CEO DE-CIX

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Ivo A. Ivanov
CEO DE-CIX International

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YOU

“The Internet would not be as good as it is today. Why? Because together we create resilient and robust digital infrastructures, and this is the foundation of a better Internet.”

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Dr. Thomas King
CTO DE-CIX

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YOU

“In 1995, I was a student attending high school. I had a small room filled with computers – and I was already interconnecting them.” 

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DE-CIX

The history of the Internet would have taken a different path. How did the interconnection of three ISPs in Frankfurt become the world’s leading Internet Exchange?

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DATA
CENTERS

Your data would be homeless. And so would be your platforms and applications that have become so ubiquitous in the modern world. How has the role of data centers changed over the past 25 years?

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The growing data volumes are posing challenges for data center operators in terms of storage and space. As a result, data centers are cropping up in usual places.

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YOUR DATA?

 

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The development of DE-CIX is closely linked to the big milestones in Internet history. Find out how DE-CIX’ traffic increased – and how the Internet became what it is today.

PEAK
MOMENTS

 

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The past 25 years of interconnection would have never been possible without our employees. Get to know them!

Wolfgang Tremmel

Ingo Voss

Fatma Soydan

 

 

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