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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 23, 2020)

Trade name BBIX, Inc.
Head office 1-9-1 Higashi Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
TEL +81 (0)3-6889-9257
Representative Keiichi Makizono
Date of Establishment 13 June, 2003
Capital 100 million
Shareholder 100% owned by SoftBank Corp.
President & CEO Keiichi Makizono
Executive Vice President & COO Michikazu Fukuchi
Executive Officer Hidetoshi Ikeda
Kazuhiro Sasaki
Takashi Tsutsui
Yasuhiro Koyabu
Auditing Officer Ken Watanabe


June, 2003 Establishment of BBIX, Inc.
July, 2003 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, 2011 Started IPv6 Roaming Service using IPv6 IPoE Connection
October, 2014 IX Service Started in Hong Kong and Singapore
July, 2016 IX Service Started in Okinawa
August, 2018 IX Service Started in Thailand by a local joint venture company with True IDC
January, 2020 IX Service Started  in the U.S. and Europe


1-9-1 Higashi-shimbashi,
Minato-ku, Tokyo

  • 1 minute walk from Shiodome Station(Yurikamome Line)
  • 3 minutes walk from Shiodome Station(Oedo Line)
  • 13 minutes walk from Shimbashi Station
    (JR Lines, Ginza Line)
  • 10 minutes walk from Shimbashi Station
    (Asakusa Line)