Manama Internet Exchange platform records strong growth in Traffic and Data Exchange since its launch

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Adel Al-Daylami - Batelco Chief Global Business Officer Since the inception of Manama-IX (MN-IX) in June 2019, the platform has experience continuously strong growth in traffic and data exchange, supporting its strategic agenda of becoming a leading internet hub for the MENA region. The ongoing growth in traffic volume underscores the efforts of MN-IX to become a leading and highly reputable internet exchange as well as being internationally recognized as a digital gateway from the Middle East to the rest of the world. The vision behind MN-IX is to contribute toward the development of internet services across the region including interconnecting regional Internet Exchanges, Cloud Service Providers, Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) and retaining regional traffic, leading to ultimately enhancing user experience. The platform has succeeded in attracting an elite more...