4 August 2020

How to access DE-CIX

Getting connected to DE-CIX is easy and we can get you up and running in a matter of days. However, there are many different ways to connect to DE-CIX, and in case you are unsure how you can get access, we have created a handy visual guide “How to access DE-CIX” to explain all the options.

Connect from over 500 cities worldwide

You can get access to DE-CIX at DE-CIX-enabled sites and DE-CIX access sites in Europe, North America, Asia, and the Middle East. Enabled sites are data centers where we operate our own hardware, while at DE-CIX access sites, we rely on partners to get you connected and transport you to our platform. You can also connect via our resellers or transport partners. Overall, you can connect to DE-CIX from over 500 cities in 80+ countries worldwide.

Try our connection finder to see how you can get connected to DE-CIX from your preferred city and data center.

Connecting via a transport partner to DE-CIX in North America

In North America, you can access the DE-CIX Apollon platform not only via resellers but also via transport partners. In our white paper “Connecting via a transport partner to DE-CIX in North America” you will to learn more about how this works, as well as how you can benefit from connecting via a transport partner to an Internet Exchange. 

  • Download "How to access DE-CIX" guide
  • Download "Connecting via a transport partner to DE-CIX in North America" white paper