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BBIX expands its “BBIX Multi-Cloud” service coverage to Osaka Area starting with Microsoft Azure

June 11, 2021
BBIX, Inc.

BBIX expands its “BBIX Multi-Cloud” service coverage to Osaka Area starting with Microsoft Azure

-Service expansion will enable private connections to major cloud service Microsoft Azure in Osaka area via L2 Internet Exchange-

Tokyo, June, 11th, 2021 – BBIX, Inc. (“BBIX”) a subsidiary of SoftBank Corp. that conducts an Internet Exchange (IX) business, today announced the immediate availability of “BBIX Multi-Cloud” for Microsoft Azure in its Osaka area.

BBIX delivers to its customers the availability to connect with Azure in Osaka, in addition to existing availability across its L2 network fabric in the Tokyo area.

The private reachability via “BBIX Multi-Cloud” will support enterprise customers looking to build a secure, low latency, and scalable interconnections to the public cloud with geo-redundancy architecture between East and West Japan.

Through enhancing service coverage and providing highly secure private connections to cloud infrastructures, BBIX is working to continuously assist customers so they can optimize and ensure consistent business performance.

Overview of “BBIX Multi-Cloud”:

BBIX Multi-Cloud Service is an optional service of IX, which enables direct connectivity with public cloud services over the same IX port the customer peers with other IX customers.
Customers can access private connections with multiple clouds through dedicated VLAN over BBIX’s L2 network.

 Bandwidths   1Gbps, 2Gbps, 5Gbps
 Available Area   BBIX Tokyo area   BBIX Osaka area (Newly Added) 
 Cloud Services   Azure 
 Alibaba Cloud 
 Sakura Cloud 

About BBIX

Company Name: BBIX, Inc.
Headquarters: 1-9-10 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Representative: Keiichi Makizono, President & CEO
Date of establishment: June 13, 2003
Capital: 100 million yen
Ownership: 100% owned by SoftBank Corp.
Business: Telecommunications operator under Japan’s Telecommunications Business Act; leasing, maintenance & management of telecommunications equipment; development, sales, maintenance & management of computer hardware/software

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