Tanzania Internet eXchange

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Tanzania Internet eXchange
Full name Tanzania Internet eXchange
Abbreviation TIX
Founded 2003
Location Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Website Official website

The Tanzania Internet eXchange (TIX) is an Internet exchange point in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It is a project of the Tanzania Internet Service Providers Association.

Established in late 2003, it is housed at Posta Building, Ghana Avenue in Dar es Salaam.

Currently (August 2016) 33Internet service providers are connected and peering with each other. Internet traffic between them (and their customers) is routed through fast and cheap local links and does not need to cross slow and expensive international satellite circuits.

As of August 2016 aggregate traffic was at 2.5Gbit/s.

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