This collection of lead articles shows insights and trends that are shaping the Internet industry.
Why the Internet holds firm: The Internet infrastructure in times of COVID-19
Dr. Christoph Dietzel, Global Head of Products & Research at DE-CIX - June 2020
Remote work, video streaming services, gaming: Thanks to the measures implemented in the wake of the global corona pandemic, we are using far more services for which the Internet is needed. Data traffic grew many times over within a few weeks. But is the Internet even able to cope with this growth? Or will it soon be so busy that we can no longer rely on stable digital networking? Dr. Christoph Dietzel explores this question and provides an insight into current Internet usage.
Unlocking a new digital age
Ivo Ivanov, CEO DE-CIX International - April 2020
Ivo Ivanov considers the impact that Covid-19 has had on the Internet and digitalization and how the transformation of attitudes, processes and systems will continue to echo through the post-Corona era.
The DE-CIX Digital Triangle for Edge Interconnection
Ivo Ivanov, CEO DE-CIX International - November 2019
The Internet is changing – away from a centralized server-client structure and towards a much more densely woven network of access points. The Internet of tomorrow will need a new range of interconnection services. IoT and 5G are the drivers behind this, and Artificial intelligence (AI) will ensure that data streams are managed efficiently. Ivo Ivanov – Chief Operating Officer at the Internet Exchange operator DE-CIX – shows how these factors interact to enable the innovations of tomorrow.