RIPE Meeting sponsors receive valuable exposure among the global technical community. Find out more about becoming a part of this highly regarded, professionally organised event and how it can benefit your organisation:
- As a not-for-profit membership organisation, it administers Internet number resources to more than 15,000 members in Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia.
- As an RIR, the RIPE NCC is governed by policies developed by the RIPE community via open, transparent and bottom-up processes.
- As secretariat for the RIPE community, the RIPE NCC provides neutral platforms for community interaction to develop Internet number policies and to share experience and ideas.
And the RIPE NCC maintains several technical elements vital to the Internet infrastructure on behalf of the wider Internet community, including the RIPE Database and K-root, one of 13 root name servers. With the support of thousands of community members around the world, the RIPE NCC is also building RIPE Atlas, the largest Internet measurement network ever made.
Verisign ensures the security, stability and resiliency of key internet infrastructure and services, including the .com and .net top-level domains and two of the internet’s root servers, as well as performs the root zone maintainer function for the core of the internet’s Domain Name System (DNS). Verisign’s Security Services include Distributed Denial of Service Protection and Managed DNS.
The AMS-IX platform provides IP interconnection and peering services of a guaranteed high quality for all types of IP traffic, irrespective of whether this is traditional data, Voice over IP, mobile Internet traffic or video. By means of peering, these networks can provide their end users (both consumers as well as companies) with stable, fast and cost-efficient Internet services. AMS-IX also manages the world’s first mobile peering points – the Global GPRS Roaming Exchange (GRX), the Mobile Data Exchange (MDX) and the IPX interconnection points. Further, AMS-IX also manages three additional Internet Exchanges abroad – AMS-IX Hong Kong, AMS-IX India and AMS-IX Caribbean in Curaçao. AMS-IX’s subsidiary company AMS-IX USA Inc. manages AMS-IX Bay Area and AMS-IX Chicago in the United States of America.
Coffee Break Sponsors
As a trusted partner, Opin Kerfi became a leading IT sales and service partner in the Icelandic market. The company has consistently and successfully provided innovative and efficient services to its clients, focusing on consultation, integration, operations and solutions.
With great partners, Opin Kerfi is building a sustainable, free-cooling, Tier III state-of-the-art data centre at a prime location in Reykjavik City. The data centre will become one of the most technologically advanced data centres in Iceland, covering up to 5,000 square metres when fully developed. The first building stage is scheduled for completion in Autumn 2019. The first major customer will be the IT Service Center for the Icelandic Financial Market (RB), which will make the new facility its primary data centre. RB is owned by Icelandic financial institutions and operates all the key core banking systems and clearing and payments systems in Iceland. The data centre will be designed to fulfil the stringent security and redundancy requirements that come with hosting core banking and clearing systems. The construction of the data centre strengthens Iceland as a location for overseas data centre operations, cross-continental connections and Opin Kerfi as a valued IT partner.