Palermo

Low latency access to African, Middle Eastern, and Asian markets

Our Internet Exchange in Palermo is situated just 5 - 15ms from North Africa, offering access and the lowest latency path to African, Middle Eastern, and Asian markets via multiple and diverse submarine cable systems. All cable landing stations in Sicily are connected to the DE-CIX Palermo premium enabled site Sicily Hub and 30+ carriers are currently available. In addition, Sicily Hub is served by the TI Sparkle tier 1-grade IP Transit service, Seabone.

Part of the largest neutral interconnection ecosystem in Southern Europe

With access to DE-CIX Palermo, you can not only peer with the connected networks in Palermo. With the GlobePEER Remote service, you can peer remotely with the networks connected at multiple other DE-CIX locations.

Highlights

Serve demand of North African & Middle Eastern gaming sector.

Part of the largest neutral interconnection ecosystem in Southern Europe.

One-stop shop for all your interconnection needs.

New white paper
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New white paper

The Southern European interconnection landscape

Download the white paper to find out how the growing Southern European hubs, including Madrid, and Marseille, are responding to the demand for increasingly localized interconnection infrastructure.

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How to connect to DE-CIX

To benefit from our interconnection services, you first need to have access to our platform. Once you have access, you can order multiple services, overbook access with services, and have multiple ASNs on your access. 

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Guide
Route server guides
Guide

DE-CIX Palermo route server guide

DE-CIX operates so-called route server systems to facilitate the exchange of BGP announcements between peers at DE-CIX. Find out how this works at DE-CIX Palermo.

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Market study
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Market study

Palermo's position in the global telecommunications landscape

In this market study, TeleGeography reviews international capacity to Palermo and other trends that could spur more interconnection to take place in this hub.

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