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Internet eXchange Points: Africa region
 
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GREEN MINI
Luanda, Angola (Angola AIP) (AIXP)
Luanda, Angola
http://www.angola-ixp.ao/

GREEN MINI
Gaborone, Botswana (BINX)
Gaborone, Botswana
http://www.binx.org.bw/

GREEN MINI
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (KINIX)
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
http://www.ispa-drc.cd/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=19&Itemid=19

RED MINI
Announced IXP (RDC-IX)
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
http://www.ispa-drc.cd/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=7&Itemid=9

GREEN MINI

GREEN MINI
Cairo, Egypt (CAIX)
Cairo, Egypt
http://www.caix.net.eg/

GREEN MINI
Cairo, Egypt NAP / provider (MEIX)
Cairo, Egypt
http://www.gpxglobal.net/

GREEN MINI
Accra, Ghana (GIX, AIX) (GIXP)
Accra, Ghana
http://www.gixa.org.gh/

GREEN MINI
Abidjan, Cote Ivoire (CIVIX)
Abidjan, Ivory Coast
http://www.civix.ci/

GREEN MINI
AMS-IX East Africa Exchange Point (AMS-IX East Africa)
Mombassa, Kenya
https://eastafrica.ams-ix.net/technical--4/statistics

GREEN MINI
Nairobi, Kenya (KIXP)
Nairobi, Kenya
http://www.kixp.or.ke/

GREEN MINI
Maseru, Lesotho (LIXP)
Maseru, Lesotho

GREEN MINI
Blantyre, Malawi (MIX)
Blantyre, Malawi
http://www.mispa.org.mw/mix.html

YELLOW MINI
Ebene Cybercity, Mauritiu s (MIXP)
Quatre Bornes, Mauritius
http://www.datacentermap.com/ixp/mixp.html

GREEN MINI
Maputo, Mozambique (Moz-IX)
Maputo, Mozambique
http://www.mozix.org.mz/

GREEN MINI
IXP Namibia (WHKIX)
Windhoek, Namibia
http://www.ixp.org.na/

YELLOW MINI
Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN)
Abuja, Nigeria
http://ixp.net.ng/

GRAY MINI
Internet Exchange Ibadan ( Ib-IX)
Ibadan, Nigeria

GREEN MINI
Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN)
Lagos, Nigeria
http://ixp.net.ng/

YELLOW MINI
Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN-PH)
Port Harcourt, Nigeria

YELLOW MINI
GIX/IXP managed by GIP RENATER (REUNIX)
Saint Denis, Reunion
https://www.renater.fr/reunix?lang=en

GREEN MINI
Kigali, Rwanda (RINEX)
Kigali, Rwanda
http://www.rinex.org.rw/

RED MINI
Freetown, Announced IXP (SLIX)
Freetown, Sierra Leone

GREEN MINI
NAPAfrica L2 IXP Cape Town (IX-Cape Town)
Cape Town, South Africa
http://www.napafrica.net/napafrica-traffic/cape-town-internet-exchange/

GREEN MINI
Cape Town, South Africa (CINX)
Cape Town, South Africa
http://ispa.org.za/inx/cinx-information/

GREEN MINI
Centurion, South Africa (NeutrINX)
Centurion, South Africa
http://www.neutrinx.org.za/

GREEN MINI
NAPAfrica L2 IXP Durban (IX-Durban)
Durban, South Africa
http://www.napafrica.net/napafrica-traffic/durban-internet-exchange/

GREEN MINI
Durban, South Africa (DINX)
Durban, South Africa
http://stats.dinx.net.za/

RED MINI
Grahamstown, South Africa (GINX)
Grahamstown, South Africa
http://ginx.org.za/

GREEN MINI
NAPAfrica L2 IXP Johannesburg (IX-Johannesburg)
Johannesburg, South Africa
http://www.napafrica.net/napafrica-traffic/johannesburg-internet-exchange/

GREEN MINI
Johannesburg, South Afric a (JINX)
Johannesburg, South Africa
http://www.jinx.net.za/

GREEN MINI
Khartoum, Sudan (SIXP)
Khartoum, Sudan
http://sixp.sd/

GREEN MINI

GREEN MINI
Arusha, Tanzania (AIXP)
Arusha, Tanzania
http://www.aixp.or.tz/

GREEN MINI
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (TIX)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
http://www.tix.or.tz/

GREEN MINI
TunIXP part of ATI (TunIXP)
Tunis, Tunisia
http://www.ati.tn/TunIXP/

GREEN MINI
Kampala, Uganda (UIXP)
Kampala, Uganda
http://www.uixp.co.ug/

GREEN MINI
Lusaka, Zambia (ZIXP)
Lusaka, Zambia
http://ispa.org.zm/

GREEN MINI
Harare, Zimbabwe (ZINX)
Harare, Zimbabwe
http://www.zispa.org.zw/zinx.html

 

Legend:     Operational |     Operational, but no stats |     Not operational or no traffic |     Unknown
Name Description Established URL City Country
AIXP Luanda, Angola (Angola AIP) 2006 http://www.angola-ixp.ao/
Luanda Angola
BINX Gaborone, Botswana 2006 http://www.binx.org.bw/
Gaborone Botswana
KINIX Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Sep 2002 http://www.ispa-drc.cd/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=19&Itemid=19
Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo
RDC-IX Announced IXP http://www.ispa-drc.cd/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=7&Itemid=9
Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo
CR-IX Cairo, Egypt Dec 2002 http://www.nsrc.org/db/lookup/operation=lookup-report/ID=1100200161570:488991867/fromPage=EG
Cairo Egypt
CAIX Cairo, Egypt 2004 http://www.caix.net.eg/
Cairo Egypt
MEIX Cairo, Egypt NAP / provider 2007 http://www.gpxglobal.net/
Cairo Egypt
GIXP Accra, Ghana (GIX, AIX) Oct 2005 http://www.gixa.org.gh/
Accra Ghana
CIVIX Abidjan, Cote Ivoire Oct 2013 http://www.civix.ci/
Abidjan Ivory Coast
AMS-IX East Africa AMS-IX East Africa Exchange Point Jun 2014 https://eastafrica.ams-ix.net/technical--4/statistics
Mombassa Kenya
KIXP Nairobi, Kenya Nov 2000 http://www.kixp.or.ke/
Nairobi Kenya
LIXP Maseru, Lesotho Aug 2011 Maseru Lesotho
MIX Blantyre, Malawi Dec 2008 http://www.mispa.org.mw/mix.html
Blantyre Malawi
MIXP Ebene Cybercity, Mauritiu s Jun 2006 http://www.datacentermap.com/ixp/mixp.html
Quatre Bornes Mauritius
Moz-IX Maputo, Mozambique May 2002 http://www.mozix.org.mz/
Maputo Mozambique
WHKIX IXP Namibia Mar 2014 http://www.ixp.org.na/
Windhoek Namibia
IXPN Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria 2011/2012? http://ixp.net.ng/
Abuja Nigeria
Ib-IX Internet Exchange Ibadan Mar 2003 Ibadan Nigeria
IXPN Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria 2006 http://ixp.net.ng/
Lagos Nigeria
IXPN-PH Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria Jul 2012 Port Harcourt Nigeria
REUNIX GIX/IXP managed by GIP RENATER https://www.renater.fr/reunix?lang=en
Saint Denis Reunion
RINEX Kigali, Rwanda Jul 2004 http://www.rinex.org.rw/
Kigali Rwanda
SLIX Freetown, Announced IXP TBD Freetown Sierra Leone
IX-Cape Town NAPAfrica L2 IXP Cape Town 2012 http://www.napafrica.net/napafrica-traffic/cape-town-internet-exchange/
Cape Town South Africa
CINX Cape Town, South Africa 2009? http://ispa.org.za/inx/cinx-information/
Cape Town South Africa
NeutrINX Centurion, South Africa Sep 2011 http://www.neutrinx.org.za/
Centurion South Africa
IX-Durban NAPAfrica L2 IXP Durban 2012 http://www.napafrica.net/napafrica-traffic/durban-internet-exchange/
Durban South Africa
DINX Durban, South Africa Sep 2012 http://stats.dinx.net.za/
Durban South Africa
GINX Grahamstown, South Africa Mar 2005 http://ginx.org.za/
Grahamstown South Africa
IX-Johannesburg NAPAfrica L2 IXP Johannesburg 2012 http://www.napafrica.net/napafrica-traffic/johannesburg-internet-exchange/
Johannesburg South Africa
JINX Johannesburg, South Afric a Dec 1996 http://www.jinx.net.za/
Johannesburg South Africa
SIXP Khartoum, Sudan 2011 http://sixp.sd/
Khartoum Sudan
SZIXP Mbabane, Swaziland Jun 2004 http://www.nsrc.org/db/lookup/operation=lookup-report/ID=1090612703142:488719200/fromPage=SZ
Mbabane Swaziland
AIXP Arusha, Tanzania 2007 http://www.aixp.or.tz/
Arusha Tanzania
TIX Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Jan 2004 http://www.tix.or.tz/
Dar es Salaam Tanzania
TunIXP TunIXP part of ATI 2013 http://www.ati.tn/TunIXP/
Tunis Tunisia
UIXP Kampala, Uganda May 2003 http://www.uixp.co.ug/
Kampala Uganda
ZIXP Lusaka, Zambia Jun 2006 http://ispa.org.zm/
Lusaka Zambia
ZINX Harare, Zimbabwe Jul 2001 http://www.zispa.org.zw/zinx.html
Harare Zimbabwe
Sources:
Thank you to all of the IXP operators in the region and colleagues of the African Network Operators Group (AfNOG) who provided information to produce this map. Please send reports of errata and updates to: nsrc@nsrc.org.

 

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