MBIX in the news!

Leslie Bester News

Martin Cash with the Winnipeg Free Press has published an article about MBIX! Here it is… http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/business/internet-exchange-may-offer-faster-service-for-rural-customers-225307782.html    

MBIX Launch Party!

Leslie Bester News

  We’re having a party at the Kings Head to celebrate the launch of MBIX! http://www.mbix.ca/launch-party-press-release/#more-298

LES.NET provides Transit to MBIX

Leslie Bester News

As a founding member of MBIX, LES.NET has donated a Gigabit of Internet to the Manitoba Internet Exchange http://mbix.ca/ in order to start feeding the Akamai cache and support the CIRA root DNS servers. Akamai is a popular content delivery network used by companies like CBC, TSN and Facebook. With Akamai online at MBIX, customers who use an Internet Service Provider that is a …


Welcome to the world of 10 Gigabit

Leslie Bester News

LES.NET recently committed just under $250,000 to help bring Hurricane Electric to Winnipeg! HE.net is the worlds largest IPv6 Internet Service Provider. We are now interconnected with HE at 10 Gigabits, and can finally turn off our Bell connection. This type of connection and the economics behind it are a total game changer for the landscape of Internet in Winnipeg. Can you say…. fiber optic …

CIRA supports MBIX.

Leslie Bester News

As part of fostering the growth of Internet Exchanges across Canada, CIRA has joined MBIX as a seeding sponsor. CIRA has donated a NEXUS switching platform to act as the core switch for MBIX and has committed to financially supporting MBIX during its initial growth. LES.NET is a founding member of MBIX and currently provides part of the fiber optic …


167 Lombard On-Net

Leslie Bester News

This Grain Exchange is now part of the new LES.NET Fiber Optic Network. This historic building was the hub of commerce for the grain trade over the past century, and will soon be an integral part of the Internet economy in Manitoba.