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Frankfurt is Europe's digital capital, and with more than 16 Terabit per second peak traffic, DE-CIX Frankfurt is the world's leading Internet Exchange. Right in the heart of Europe, you can reach more than 1,000 local, regional, and global networks, and get closer to people and businesses.

About 80 percent of the connected networks are available at the DE-CIX route servers. With just one connection, you can peer with hundreds of networks – you don’t have to arrange peering agreements by contacting networks individually saving you a lot of time and money on cross connects. 


Access available in over 30 data centers.

One connection gives you 80 percent of the connected ASNs.

Connect to over 50 cloud service providers at our Cloud Exchange.

World of interconnection services 

Connect in Frankfurt and benefit from a variety of interconnection services beyond peering. With DirectCLOUD you can access top cloud service providers including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud, Microsoft Azure, and Oracle, as well as many specialist providers. The Microsoft Azure Peering Service gives you a direct connection to Microsoft 365 reducing latency and improving end user experience, and with Closed User Groups you can easily and securely exchange data directly with selected partners.