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Author Topic: ISP AA gets closer to Google with direct interconnect  (Read 242 times)


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ISP AA gets closer to Google with direct interconnect
« on: March 14, 2020, 04:51:37 AM »

The ISP Andrews & Arnold said on Twitter on Friday:

“We bought up peering sessions with Google over a direct interconnect earlier today - no impact to customers, means we're a little closer to Google now. Thought you may like to know!”

“In practice, just fewer switches between us - before the traffic would have been over LINX and LONAP peering infrastructure - now we have a cable between us.”
« Last Edit: March 14, 2020, 11:27:11 AM by Weaver »


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Re: ISP AA gets closer to Google with direct interconnect
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2020, 11:09:50 AM »

Yep. Customers won't notice any change really but it alleviates some load from the public peering points.

Hopefully they aren't using Firebricks anywhere in the equation  ;)
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