With our core backbone just upgraded, benefit from our cutting edge infrastructure.
Authorized traffic on the platform
ICMPv6 and ARP traffic are "rate-limited". "unknown-unicast" traffic, which is broadcasted by the platform, is also "rate-limited".
A global filter is denying STP and bridging protocols. Link layer protocols and IPv6 Router Advertisement/Router Solicitation (RA/RS) are also filtered by the platform.
In order to guarantee the security of the exchange point, a set of rules has been defined. France-IX reserves the right to shutdown ports that violate these specifications :
To ensure that these rules are observed:
2 cores located in Paris, TH2 and PAR5
Edge PoPs have doubled connections to cores (FONs)
Doubled interconnection between Paris and Marseille (2 Waves 100G)
FONs : Several FONs suppliers
Waves 100G to interconnect cities
DWDM equipments to manage inter-PoP capacity
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