The Halifax Internet Exchange is a federally incorporated not-for-profit corporation whose mandate is to provide a meet-me point for multiple Internet networks and Internet service providers. Networks are able to directly connect with one another to exchange local Internet traffic. The Halifax Internet Exchange operates the ethernet switching platform, route reflectors, and other services used to interconnect member networks.

Join us at our location in the Hibernia Networks co-lo facility at 7071 Bayer’s Road, Halifax.

Other Canadian Internet Exchanges

Internet exchanges have been set up in over 600 cities around the world. The number in Canada is growing; these are a few examples: