Public Peering

Public Peering is an efficient and cost-effective service designed to reduce IP-transit and network costs by aggregating all kinds of ISPs on a single Layer 2 switching platform. UAE-IX's public peering service will greatly enhance the speed and reliability of your IP products.

Free access to many networks immediately

We provide free value-added services such as the UAE-IX route-server which will get you free access to many networks immediately – without the hassle to negotiate agreements with every potential peering partner. The UAE-IX public peering service is the first choice for wholesale, broadband and content providers seeking a robust selection of Internet networks for connectivity to their customers. The UAE-IX is built on a fully redundant switching platform right in the heart of the Middle East - the UAE. This means you can take advantage of more interconnection choices, realize quicker time to market, access more networks and achieve vast peering and transit opportunities!

Choose between 1, 10, or 100 GE

Our performance is backed by industry-leading SLAs, and our knowledgeable and responsive staff provides unmatched support for your business.

UAE-IX's public peering service is available in a high-class neutral and secure datacenter in the International Media Production Zone in Dubai.  

Customers access the platform via ports ordered at the speed best suited to meet their needs: 1 Gigabit Ethernet (1GE), 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GE), and 100 Gigabit Ethernet (100GE).

If you would like to join, you need to have your own Autonomous System Number (ASN) and your connection has to comply with the UAE-IX technical requirements.