24 May 2018
| Alan Burkitt-Gray
Angola Cables enters into a reseller relationship with DE-CIX to offer connectivity and remote peering solutions to its customers, at DE-CIX hubs in North America and Europe.
The DE-CIX reseller programme allows third parties like
Angola Cables to resell peering ports in any area where they
have an infrastructure. Remote peering enables network
expansion by connecting customers to an IX remotely,
eliminating the need for extra infrastructure, dealing with
contractual and legal issues and different technical
"We are proud to become the first Angolan reseller of DE-CIX
premium interconnection services, targeting Africa and South
America," said Antonio Nunes, CEO of Angola Cables.
"The recent implementation of DE-CIX reseller services
highlights our commitment to helping our customers expand into
new markets, lessening the digital divide, and improving the
internet experience for end-users in main markets of Africa and
Angola Cables will connect to the DE-CIX locations in New York,
Frankfurt, Madrid and Marseille, and the agreement with DE-CIX
indicates that the African and South American networks will
have an alternative route between Europe and North
"Ever since 2013, we at DE-CIX have had a very strong and
trustful partnership with Angola Cables. By adding them to our
reseller portfolio, we are taking our cooperation to the next
level," said Ivo Ivanov, CEO of DE-CIX International.