Event Wrap: PCTA IX Summit

By on 5 Dec 2018

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Che-Hoo Cheng presenting on IXP development and the way forward.

APNIC participated at the Philippines Cable Television Association Internet Exchange (PCTA IX) Summit in Manila, Philippines on 29 October 2019.

This was a half-day event for PCTA members to discuss peering and interconnection through the IX to save on costs and get higher performance for their ISP networks.

APNIC activities:

  • Che-Hoo Cheng gave a presentation on the benefits of setting up an IXP, the best practices to consider, case studies of successful IXPs, and what to think about going forward.

  • George Kuo met with members of the PCTA Board to discuss collaboration activities, their business challenges and future plans for providing broadband services in their communities.
  • George also met with prospective APNIC Members, and provided updates on APNIC’s new service initiative and activities.
  • Before the Summit, Jessica Wei, along with APNIC Consultant, Mark Prior, and Community Trainer, Bayani Lara, helped conduct an IXP workshop for 29 participants.
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