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IIX to Sponsor and Present at Inaugural Peer 2.0 Interconnection Conference

Peer 2.0 Foundation Aims to Educate the Next Generation of Network Engineers, Internet Architects and Business Leaders With New Peer 2.0 Conference

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - July 30, 2014) - IIX Inc. (IIX), a leading provider of direct interconnection solutions, announced today that IIX will play a pivotal role at the upcoming Peer 2.0 conference, taking place in Palo Alto on August 4 and 5. Hosted by the Peer 2.0 Foundation, Peer 2.0 is a grassroots Internet engineering industry event, organically developed to bring education to the next generation of network engineers, Internet architects and business leaders. The two-day event will provide insights into the evolution of the role of network engineering, peering coordination and emerging supportive automated systems. IIX Founder and CEO Al Burgio will present on the topic of "Distributed Network Peering and Interconnection" at the conference.

"Peer 2.0 is taking a strong leadership role in helping foster the education of the next generation of network engineers, Internet architects and business leaders about the concepts, benefits and technologies behind direct interconnection," said Al Burgio, Founder and CEO of IIX. "To support the ongoing growth in this industry, it is essential that business leaders play an active role in educating this next generation."

IIX is a Platinum Sponsor of this upcoming Peer 2.0 conference. For more information on the event and to register, visit www.peer2.org.

About IIX
IIX Inc., based in Silicon Valley, California, is a Global Network Peering and Internet Exchange solutions provider. The IIX PeeringCloud™ is a robust solution that enables IIX customers to connect to leading Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) via a single interconnection from anywhere in the world. IIX's solutions allow customers to gain more control, improve security, reduce costs associated with IP transit delivery, optimize network performance and extend reach across the globe. IIX customers include content providers, data center providers, Internet Service Providers (ISPs), carriers and other enterprises globally. To learn more about IIX, visit http://www.iixinc.com.

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