AccurIX is the newest Internet exchange in Ottawa, Canada. The exchange was started as a peering LAN between 4 Accuris Hosting customers but quickly grew in member count.
Anyone can join if they are on-net in the PureColo Datacentre in Ottawa. Colo service, dedicated servers, and hybrid-solutions from Accuris Technologies may also connect. All connections are free of charge but cross-connect fees will not be covered.
By using any of accurix.net's (AccurIX) services, you confirm that you are in agreement and bound by AccurIX's policies.
In order to join AccurIX you must make sure that:
- You have an AS Number registered with the appropriate Regional Internet Registry for your country (i.e. RIPE, ARIN, APNIC, etc.);
- You have all networks announced registered in the RIR database with proper IRR Entries;
- Only run BGP as your routing protocol on the IXP fabric;
- No layer 2 protocols are allowed, except IPv4 (Ethertype
0x0800), IPv6 (Ethertype
0x86DD), and ARP (Ethertype
- Only use one source MAC address on your physical connection to AccurIX;
- Disable proxy-arp and ICMP redirects on the IXP fabric;
- No IPv6 ND-RA;
- Only exchange peering traffic;
- Members with two ports may not backhaul over the IXP fabric, use a VLAN or cross-connect instead;
- Do not point default routes at exchange members; and
- Members must be present in the facility to join and have an active port (no remote peering).
Last updated September 26, 2023.
To join AccurIX, contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or if you are an existing Accuris Hosting customer, simply open a ticket with your request.
Possible port sizes are:
- 100 Mbps;
- 1 Gbps;
- 10 Gbps; and
- 40 Gbps.
Interested prospective members connecting via cross-connect must arrange the cross-connect with the datacentre themselves and supply transceivers compatible with Arista switching equipment.
Port-channels are possible for fiber-based connections depending on details and justification.
The IXP fabric runs on 9000 MTU.
|ASN||Name||IPv6||IPv4||Port speed||Peering policy|
|AS57194||AccurIX Route Servers||2001:504:132::1||18.104.22.168||1 Gbps||mandatory|
|AS57194||AccurIX Route Servers||2001:504:132::2||22.214.171.124||1 Gbps||mandatory|
|AS47326||Advanced Micro Defence Technologies Ltd.||2001:504:132::3||126.96.36.199||10 Gbps||open|
|AS48581||MythicalKitten LLC||2001:504:132::5||188.8.131.52||10 Gbps||open|
|AS48581||MythicalKitten LLC||2001:504:132::6||184.108.40.206||100 Mbps||open|
|AS52025||ParadoxNetworks Limited||2001:504:132::7||220.127.116.11||10 Gbps||open|
|AS200351||Dynamic Quantum Networks||2001:504:132::8||18.104.22.168||10 Gbps||open|
|AS57156||Pluxcon Ltd (AS57156)||2001:504:132::9||22.214.171.124||10 Gbps||open|
|AS34927||FogNet - iFog GmbH||2001:504:132::11||126.96.36.199||10 Gbps||open|
|AS52210||Accuris Technologies||2001:504:132::12||188.8.131.52||40 Gbps||open|
|AS60900||Ssmidge LLC||2001:504:132::13||184.108.40.206||1 Gbps||open|
|AS54681||Aubrey Rose RTT||2001:504:132::15||220.127.116.11||10 Gbps||open|
|AS199518||Gregory Shapiro||2001:504:132::18||18.104.22.168||1 Gbps||open|
|AS57870||Unlimited Is Limited AS57870||2001:504:132::20||22.214.171.124||1 Gbps||open|
|AS26930||Aquatic Tech LLC (EasyVM)||2001:504:132::21||126.96.36.199||10 Gbps||open|
|AS40544||ParadoxNetworks, LLC||2001:504:132::22||188.8.131.52||10 Gbps||open|
|AS205848||Dominik Pohl||2001:504:132::23||184.108.40.206||10 Gbps||open|
|AS207941||Jiten Pathy||2001:504:132::25||220.127.116.11||1 Gbps||open|
|AS212085||Alexander Bruegmann||2001:504:132::26||18.104.22.168||1 Gbps||open|
|AS60301||Cyberri Technologies Inc.||2001:504:132::69||22.214.171.124||40 Gbps||open|
|AS49975||Accuris Technologies LLC||2001:504:132::a||None||100 Mbps||open|
|AS61977||Path Global UK Limited||2001:504:132::b||None||1 Gbps||selective|
|AS216320||Kiriel Slembrouck||2001:504:132::14||None||1 Gbps||open|