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Hurricane Electric Expands Global Network to East Africa Data Centre in Nairobi

Hurricane Electric Expands Global Network to East Africa Data Centre in Nairobi

Third African point of presence positions largest IPv6 backbone for continued growth in the region   NAIROBI, Kenya–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s leading IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced that it has added a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Nairobi at the East Africa Data Centre. Located at the Sameer Industrial Park, Mombasa Road in Nairobi, Kenya, this is Hurricane Electric’s first PoP Kenya and third in Africa. “Hurricane Electric is delighted with the continued growth of […]

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Data Center Knowledge Covers News of Hurricane Electric’s IPv6 Milestone

Data Center Knowledge Covers News of Hurricane Electric’s IPv6 Milestone

Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, recently announced that it is the first network in the world to connect to over 4,000 IPv6 networks, continuing its leadership role in deploying and promoting IPv6 globally. Data Center Knowledge covered news of the milestone and further elaborated on the importance of IPv6. From the article: World’s Largest IPv6 Network Reaches a Milestone BY CHRISTINE HALL  Everybody was probably sporting smiles on Monday at Hurricane Electric’s headquarters in […]

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Hurricane Electric Becomes First Internet Backbone in The World to Connect to 4,000 IPv6 Networks

Hurricane Electric Becomes First Internet Backbone in The World to Connect to 4,000 IPv6 Networks

Largest IPv6 backbone continues leadership role in next-generation Internet Protocol FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s leading IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced that it is the first network in the world to connect to over 4,000 IPv6 networks, continuing its leadership role in deploying and promoting IPv6 globally. The company first deployed IPv6 on its global backbone in 2001 and became the first network in the world to connect to 1,000 IPv6 networks in 2010. “We’ve […]

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Second Point of Presence in Houston Signals Next Stage of Hurricane Electric’s Domestic Expansion

Second Point of Presence in Houston Signals Next Stage of Hurricane Electric’s Domestic Expansion

Connection of global Internet backbone to 1301 Fannin will deliver reliable high-speed bandwidth options to booming Texas technology sector HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, announced today that it has established a new Point of Presence (PoP) at the Netrality Data Center located at 1301 Fannin Street in Houston, TX. This is Hurricane Electric’s second PoP in the city and 4th in the state. Located in the heart of Houston’s downtown business district, 1301 […]

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Hurricane Electric Expands in Midwest with New Point of Presence in Chicago at Netrality

Hurricane Electric Expands in Midwest with New Point of Presence in Chicago at Netrality

Fourth PoP in Chicago for world’s largest IPv6 Internet backbone will provide increased connectivity options for Metro area companies May 25, 2017 08:41 AM Eastern Daylight Time CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, announced today that it has established a new Point of Presence (PoP) at the Netrality Data Center located at 717 South Wells Street in Chicago, IL. This is Hurricane Electric’s fourth PoP in the city and 17th overall in […]

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The Djibouti Data Center (DDC) and Hurricane Electric Expand Internet Connectivity and Enhance End User Experience in Africa

The Djibouti Data Center (DDC) and Hurricane Electric Expand Internet Connectivity and Enhance End User Experience in Africa

The Djibouti Data Center (DDC) serves Hurricane Electric as it continues its global expansion with the opening of its most recent Point of Presence (PoP) in east Africa May 15, 2017 03:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time DJIBOUTI CITY, Djibouti–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric has strengthened its global network with new regional network connectivity in Africa by establishing a new point of presence (PoP) at the Djibouti Data Center (DDC), bolstering its ongoing commitment to the economic development […]

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Data Economy Publishes “Hurricane Electric Embarks On Massive MEA Network Expansion”

Data Economy Publishes “Hurricane Electric Embarks On Massive MEA Network Expansion”

International blog Data Economy recently released a piece that explores Hurricane Electric’s network expansion in several Middle Eastern and African countries. From the article: Hurricane Electric Embarks On Massive MEA Network Expansion By João Marques Lima PUBLISHED: 15:20, 10 March, 2017 UPDATED: 15:24, 10 March, 2017 Equinix Dubai and Djibouti Data Center turned into critical assets for IPv4, IPv6 networks across the region. Booming global internet traffic has driven the world’s largest IPv6 provider Hurricane Electric […]

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Hurriane Electric’s Middle East and African Network Expansion Examined by Telecom Ramblings

Hurriane Electric’s Middle East and African Network Expansion Examined by Telecom Ramblings

Leading review of telecom activity, Telecom Ramblings has released an analysis of Hurricane Electric’s recently announced network expansion in the Middle East and Africa. From the article: Hurricane Electric Lands in the Middle East and Africa March 10th, 2017 by Rob Powell · Leave a Comment Hurricane Electric is expanding its IPv4 and IPv6 backbone deep into the Middle East and Africa with the buildout of three new points of presence. In the Persian Gulf, […]

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Hurricane Electric Continues Commitment to Middle East and Africa with Major Network Buildouts

Hurricane Electric Continues Commitment to Middle East and Africa with Major Network Buildouts

Latest expansion in Dubai, Djibouti, and Nairobi will provide additional redundancy and reliability for greater Internet connectivity in the Middle East and Africa March 09, 2017 02:00 AM Eastern Standard Time DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, DJIBOUTI & NAIROBI, Kenya–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, announced today a significant buildout of its global IPv4 and IPv6 network throughout several regions in the Middle East and Africa. “Hurricane Electric looks forward to bringing our […]

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Hurricane Electric Adds Point of Presence at RSA Dexter Avenue Data Center in Montgomery, Alabama

Hurricane Electric Adds Point of Presence at RSA Dexter Avenue Data Center in Montgomery, Alabama

Latest site will provide government agencies and commercial entities in the Southeastern United States with the ability to choose from additional Internet connectivity options February 27, 2017 08:30 AM Eastern Standard Time MONTGOMERY, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced the completion of the latest step in the expansion of its global Internet backbone with the launch of a new Point of Presence (PoP) at The Retirement Systems of Alabama Dexter […]

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