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BBIX adds “Oracle Cloud Infrastructure” to its “BBIX Multi-Cloud” service lineup

November 7, 2022
BBIX, Inc.

BBIX adds “Oracle Cloud Infrastructure” to its “BBIX Multi-Cloud” service lineup

〜Adding “Oracle Cloud Infrastructure” to enable private connections with Oracle via Layer 2 IX service〜

BBIX, Inc. (“BBIX”), a subsidiary of SoftBank Corp. that operates an Internet Exchange (IX) business, will add “Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (‘OCI’),” provided by Oracle Corporation (“Oracle”), to its “BBIX Multi-Cloud” service on November 7, 2022.

OCl is a next-generation cloud infrastructure platform that provides high performance, availability and security. Highly demanding on-premise “Oracle Database” systems can be moved to the cloud with confidence. By connecting to the OCI on BBIX’s high-quality peering platform, customers will have access to a highly secure, private cloud infrastructure platform.

BBIX will continue to expand its cloud service lineup and service area to provide customers with more optimal and stable business development opportunities.

■Overview of “BBIX Multi-Cloud” service

“BBIX Multi-Cloud” service is a service for customers who have subscribed to BBIX’s IX service to provide a direct connection to cloud service providers on the same port as the peering line. This service enables customers to connect to multiple cloud service providers via VLANs provided by BBIX on BBIX’s Layer 2 network.(Click here for more details)

■Comments on the addition of OCI to “BBIX Multi-Cloud” service lineup

Michikazu Fukuchi, Executive Vice President and COO, BBIX, Inc.

“We are honored to be able to connect to OCI, ‘the de facto standard of databases,’ on BBIX’s IX platform. With more office work being done remotely these days, there is ever-increasing demand to be able to use the familiar ‘Oracle Database’ securely and affordably, in a cloud environment. We are very pleased to partner with Oracle to work together to solve the challenges of the digital shift that businesses and society are facing.”

Morikazu Sano, Managing Executive Officer, General Manager of Alliances, Oracle Corporation Japan

“We welcome the addition of OCI to ‘BBIX Multi-Cloud’ service provided by BBIX. With this service, customers can easily establish an OCI connection and multi-cloud environment with high performance, security, and availability. We are confident that this service will help support the digital revolution for customers working in different workstyles and locations, as it reduces latency and maximizes connectivity performance when connecting to OCI.”

■About BBIX

Company Name: BBIX, Inc.
Headquarters: 1-9-10 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Representative: Hidetoshi Ikeda, 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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