Fremont, California – (The Hosting News) – April 7, 2006 – Internet backbone and colocation provider, Hurricane Electric, has announced peering relationships with over five hundred unique Internet networks around the world.
According to the company, Hurricane
has over 1,200 live BGP peering sessions. Each unique network Hurricane Electric peers with represents direct connectivity between its network, including its customers, and each peers’ network and its customers. Hurricane Electric’s peering relationships help improve the speed and throughput of data between its network and its peers networks in both directions.
Hurricane Electric was named one of the top ten Internet networks in the world by FixedOrbit.com’s Knodes Index, a list of the top ten networks in the world as measured by connectivity to the rest of the Internet. Mike Leber, President of Hurricane Electric commented, ”As a part of our ongoing commitment to improving of our network connectivity, we are actively working on developing even more mutually beneficial peering relationships with different networks around the world.”
Hurricane Electric specializes in colocation, dedicated servers, direct Internet connections, and web hosting, operating its own global network, running multiple OC192s, OC48s, and Gigabit Ethernet.
To learn more about Hurricane Electric, please visit http://www.he.net.