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Connect, Spread, to the World.

BBIX’s philosophy is to contribute to the development of the Internet by providing an ideal Peering environment for the Internet which consists of interconnections.

Since its establishment in 2003 as a true carrier-free IX provider, BBIX has been chosen to be connected by ISP and content businesses related customers and providing Internet traffic exchange service with the “No Peering, No Internet” motto in mind.

In recent years, BBIX network as an Internet eXchange has grown into a social infrastructure with a wide variety of clientele connections not only from Japan but also from other countries, mainly from Asia.

Looking ahead to the further expansion of the use of computing resources, we will strive to provide greater added value to customers around the world using the latest technology for the coming 5G, IoT and IPv6 era.

Outline (As of June 19, 2024)

Trade name BBIX, Inc.
Head office 1-9-10 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Representative Hideyuki Sasaki
Date of Establishment 13 June, 2003
Capital 100 million
Investment ratio SoftBank Corp. 100%
Director & Chairman Hidetoshi Ikeda
President & CEO Hideyuki Sasaki
Board Director Keiichi Makizono
Takashi Tsutsui
Yasuhiro Koyabu
Auditor Katsuhiko Kimura


June, 2003 Establishment of BBIX, Inc.
July, 2003 Started Internet eXchange(IX) Service
IX Service Started in Tokyo
September, 2003 IX Service Started in Osaka
December, 2009 Selected as IPv6 Internet Access Business Operator
February, 2010 Revealed “IPv6 for Everybody!” Concept
April, 2010 Started IPv6 Internet Service through “6RD” Technology
September, 2010 Started IPv6 Trial “Touch the IPv6” to Provide Internet Service on IPv6 Network
March, 2012 Started IPv6 Roaming Service Using IPv6 IPoE Connection
December, 2013 Establishment of BBIX Hong Kong Pte. Limited
Establishment of BBIX Singapore Pte. Ltd.
October, 2014 IX Service Started in Hong Kong and Singapore
Started Roaming Peering eXchange (RPX)
Started Smart IX Service
July, 2016 IX Service Started in Okinawa
May, 2017 Started Flow Analysis Service
March, 2018 Started Managed Peering Router Service
October, 2018 Establishment of BBIX (Thailand) Company Limited
IX Service Started in Thailand
Establishment of BBIX USA, Inc.
Establishment of BBIX EUROPE B.V.
August, 2019 Establishment of BBSakura Networks, Inc.
September, 2019 Started A2P SMS Service
January, 2020 IX Service Started in the U.S. and Europe
May, 2020 Started BBIX Transit Service
July, 2020 Started BBIX Multi-Cloud Service
October, 2020 BBIX, Inc. Relocated to 1-9-10 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
BBIX, Inc. Acquired BBIX International, Inc.
November, 2020 IX Service Started in Sendai
December, 2020 IX Service Started in Fukuoka
March, 2022 Obtained Information Security Management System(ISO 27001)Certification
May, 2022 Started Open Connectivity eXchange (OCX) Service
July, 2023 Establishment of BBIX Australia Pty Ltd
September, 2023 Establishment of BBIX Philippines Inc.
October, 2023 IX Service Started in the Philippines


1-9-10 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

  • 5 minutes walk from Roppongi-itchome Station(Namboku Line)
  • 8 minutes walk from Kamiyacho Station(Hibiya Line)