RIPE 84 Sponsors

RIPE Meeting sponsors receive valuable exposure among the global technical community. Find out more about becoming a
part of this highly regarded, professionally organised event and how it can benefit your organisation:


Host & Platinum Sponsor


DE-CIX: We make Interconnection easy. Anywhere.

DE-CIX (German Commercial Internet Exchange) is the world’s leading operator of Internet Exchanges. In total, in its 32 locations in Europe, North America, the Middle East and Asia, DE-CIX interconnects close to 2,500 network operators (carriers), Internet service providers (ISPs), content providers and enterprise networks from more than 100 countries, offering peering, cloud and interconnection services. 

The combined connected customer capacity of all DE-CIX locations worldwide exceeds 90 Terabits, making it the largest neutral interconnection ecosystem in the world. With a data throughput of more than 10 Terabits per second (Tbps) and over 1,000 connected networks, DE-CIX, located in Frankfurt, Germany, is one of the largest Internet Exchanges in the world.

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Gold Sponsors

AVM Logo
AVM is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of products for broadband connections and the digital home. FRITZ! brand products are easy to use for everyone. They enable fast internet access, easy networking, convenient telephony and versatile Smart Home applications. The FRITZ!OS software regularly offers new features and keeps all FRITZ! products up-to-date and secure. Since starting out in Berlin in 1986, AVM has focused on developing innovative products in-house.



BCIX: Traffic meets passion!

BCIX is the leading Internet Exchange Point in Berlin.

We operate a distributed infrastructure across 11 data centres throughout the city of Berlin, providing peering and interconnection services to our partners.

We serve nearly 150 connected networks with a peak bandwidth of 750 Gigabits per second (Gbps). 

As a community, we form a nexus for Berlin’s rapidly growing and highly creative Internet scene, organised in a neutral, not-for-profit association. Our friends and associates from businesses and academic institutions support us in serving the Internet at large. We are pleased to meet each other regularly at our roundtables.

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Coffee Break Sponsors Logo offers network and security services based on its own international backbone (AS5405), with the mission to provide better, sustainable and automated connectivity to the Internet. With 50+ Points of Presences (PoPs) on every continent by the end of 2022, will offer a global footprint and unmatched connectivity for all its customers.If you are looking for easy access, high quality, a 100% uptime guarantee, self-service, white label solutions and end-to-end automation on a global scale, we are here for you! Let’s overcome today’s market challenges together!

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Netnot Logo

Netnod provides critical infrastructure support ranging from interconnection services and Internet Exchanges to time services, DNS services and root server operations. With a worldwide reputation for its services and the expertise of its staff, Netnod ensures a stable and secure Internet for the Nordics and beyond.Established in 1996 as a neutral and independent Internet infrastructure organisation, Netnod is fully owned by the non-profit foundation TU-stiftelsen (Stiftelsen för Telematikens utveckling).

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Silver Sponsor


BENOCS GmbH – a spin-off of Deutsche Telekom – is a small company with big plans to revolutionise the way network traffic is managed. Their intelligent and fully automated solutions fit networks of any size and provide ISPs as well as CDNs with strategic ways of coping with growing network traffic. With BENOCS Analytics, network operators, transit and wholesale carriers, Hosting and CDNs gain end-to-end visibility of their entire traffic flows.Further information at


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IPv4.Global provides a trusted marketplace for buying, selling, and leasing IP blocks. Transactions range from smaller blocks through our online platform to large private exchanges through our brokerage business. We operate across all Regional Internet Registries. IPv4.Global is dedicated to reliable, transparent service and publishes current and historical information for the transactions we serve. We have completed more transfers than anyone else in the world. Our experience gets results.

IPv4.Global is a division of Hilco Streambank.

Connectivity Sponsor

Deutsche Telekom
Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier is the international wholesale division of Deutsche Telekom. We offer a comprehensive portfolio for all the needs of a rapidly transforming telco industry. One that is continually updated to provide fast, innovative solutions for future technologies and challenges. As one of the world’s leading carriers, we are able to satisfy the requirements of Deutsche Telekom Group’s international affiliates and more than 900 external customers worldwide. With more than 25 years of experience in the international wholesale communication market, Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier offers next-generation platforms, extensive networks, a global backbone, 360 degrees of security, tailor-made solutions, worldwide connectivity, and much more.

Diversity Sponsor

German Edge Cloud Logo
As a specialist in innovative edge and cloud solutions, German Edge Cloud (GEC) ensures that data in networked environments is available quickly, easily and securely. With experience in highly regulated environments, GEC integrates and operates hybrid private edge cloud infrastructures from Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) to Platform as a Service (PaaS) and industry-specific applications in the Software as a Service (SaaS) model.