Arbinet's IP Exchange Selected by DNS Made Easy
Due to Arbinet’s ability to provide enhanced IP performance across multiple networks, DNS Made Easy, a Tiggee LLC company selected Arbinet’s Layer 2 IP Exchange after a trial that proved its capabilities. Arbinet’s IP Exchange Platform is not new to the market. It has provided a solid and reliable foundation for optimized Internet solutions since 2004, when it acquired the asset from Band-X which started the platform in 2000. So that’s 10 years of providing performance enhanced IP transit solutions for a variety of companies including VoIP operators, Regional ISPs, DNS providers (such as DNS Made Easy), hosting providers and more.
Arbinet’s IP Exchange is based on the company’s proprietary platform that offers customers, through one-connection, access to multiple providers simultaneously. There are a number of different service options that customers can choose from, depending on their requirements. One option leverages standard BGP offering IP Transit Multihoming to improve network quality and redundancy. This service provides customers, one connection, direct access to multiple Tier 1 ISPs networks, with no AS hop, customers can choose meshed or separate BGP sessions per seller.
IP Transit multihoming by Arbinet is the service that DNS Made Easy selected to provide its customers with enhanced DNS performance. The company has improved its response look-up time for its service by 22 ms. This is a significant improvement which enhances the end-user’s experience.
In addition to IP Transit multihoming, Arbinet also provides both paid peering and opt in free peering with other buyers via the same connection. Furthermore, Arbinet’s OptimizedIP solutions also significantly improves IP performance when compared to the public Internet. OptimizedIP provides routing intelligence solutions offering customers one connection with the ability to transit multiple ISPs based on the ISPs’ ability to route the data. This is ideal for mission-critical applications such as Voice over IP – which requires the highest IP performance.
Arbinet’s IP Exchange solutions provide many benefits. To read the announcement with DNS Made Easy please scroll down – for more information about Arbinet’s solutions please email [email protected] or visit www.arbinet.com.
DNS Made Easy Selects Arbinet for IP Transit Multi-homing
Subsidiary Firm of Tiggee LLC Opts for Arbinet’s Layer 2 IP Exchange for Flexibility, Reliability, and Single Connection to Multiple ISPs
New York, NY – July 14, 2010– Arbinet Corporation [NASDAQ: ARBX], a leading wholesale voice and data telecommunications service provider, announces today that DNS Made Easy, a subsidiary of Tiggee LLC, an Internet service system provider, has connected to Arbinet’s Layer 2 IP Exchange for its Internet transit multi-homing solution. Arbinet provides DNS Made Easy the ability to easily connect to multiple Tier 1 ISPs in different locations enabling the company to run a more cost-effective and high performance IP ‘any-cast’ network.
Through a single connection to Arbinet’s Layer 2 IP Exchange, DNS Made Easy gains direct access to multiple Tier 1 ISPs without any additional ASN hops and is able to purchase high quality IP Transit at wholesale rates with the flexibility of a short contract term and no minimum commitment. This connection also enables DNS Made Easy to choose meshed or separate BGP sessions per ISP supplier for redundancy and optimal traffic management and to utilize Arbinet’s online portal, which allows it to add or change suppliers within minutes, eliminating traditionally long ISP provisioning cycles. DNS Made Easy’s solutions are currently available in Los Angeles, New York and London, with expansion plans to Hong Kong underway.
“After deploying an evaluation connection with Arbinet, we committed to one contract, one cross-connect to gain access to multiple Tier 1 IP backbone providers,” explains Steven Job, President of Tiggee LLC and DNS Made Easy. “We connected to Arbinet in three locations and plan to expand our connectivity across three continents. By connecting to Arbinet we have decreased our look-up response time by 22ms and our services were up and running in record time and under budget while gaining access to top quality IP backbone providers at highly competitive rates. Today we are serving more than one billion queries a day.”
“DNS Made Easy’s network required multiple connections to providers across a variety of markets,” states Sue Su, Vice President of Data Services at Arbinet. “Our IP Exchange allows DNS Made Easy to start with no bandwidth commitment and saves the cost of connecting to and managing multiple ISP suppliers with a single contract, invoice and network support interface. It offers DNS Made Easy a highly scalable and cost-efficient IP solution to help drive optimal network performance.”
Arbinet is a leading provider of international voice and IP solutions to carriers and service providers globally. With more than 1,100 carriers across the world connected to Arbinet’s network, Arbinet combines global scale with sophisticated platform intelligence, call routing and industry leading credit management and settlement capabilities. Customers and suppliers include many leading fixed line, mobile, wholesale and VoIP carriers as well as calling card, ISPs and content providers around the world who buy and sell voice and IP telecommunications capacity and content. For more information, please visit www.arbinet.com or call +1.917.320.2000 or email [email protected].
About DNS Made Easy
DNS Made Easy is a subsidiary of Tiggee LLC and is a leader in providing global IP anycast enterprise DNS services. DNS Made Easy launched their DNS services and web management portal in 2002 and has grown to manage hundreds of thousands of customer domains receiving more than 875 million queries per day. DNS Made Easy has a proud history of 100% DNS uptime since launching their DNS service.
More information about DNS Made Easy suite of services is available at www.dnsmadeeasy.com
About Tiggee LLC
Tiggee LLC (tiggee.com) is a privately held company, formed in 1999 to provide innovative internet solutions for businesses. “Putting your business on the Internet is our business.” Tiggee LLC’s subsidiaries include DNS Made Easy (IP anycast enterprise managed DNS services – dnsmadeeasy.com), VPSit (enterprise virtualization environments – vpsit.com), Host Made Easy (dedicated server hosting and co-location services – hostmadeeasy.com), Top Level DNS (TLD name services – topleveldns.com), Resolving Name Server (resolvingnameserver.com), and Domains Made Easy (domainsmadeeasy.com).
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