Connect to LayerSwitch Internet Exchange in a few simple steps and be part of regional peering service in the Netherlands.
  • 80gbps connected speed
    Gbps of
    Connected capacity
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    Member ASNs
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    Gb/sec of
    Peak traffic

Join LSIX!

Please fill out the form below and our team will send you our technical requirements within 24 hours.

  • No long term contracts
  • Flexible portchanges
  • Free ports until further notice

Where to Connect

  • NIKHEF Sciencepark Amsterdam
  • Equinix Amsterdam South East (AM7)
  • Data Facilities The Hague
  • Bytesnet Rotterdam


In this section, we try to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about our products and services.
If you have questions you would like to ask that are not addressed here, feel free to ask by using the Quick Enquiry form below.

What is LSIX?

LSIX, short for LayerSwitch Internet Exchange, is a regional peering platform based out of The Netherlands.

What is an Internet Exchange?

An Internet Exchange Point (also known as IX or IXP) is a peer to peer platform through which network operators exchange Internet traffic between their networks (autonomous systems).

What is peering?

Peering is the exchange of data between two parties directly attached or on the same LAN rather than via the public Internet.

Who can connect to LSIX?

The LSIX is open to any (international) network operator. Examples of acceptable networks but not limited to are Internet Service Providers (ISPs), Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and Content Delivery Networks (CDNs).

Where can I connect to LSIX?

For an overview of LayerSwitch Internet Exchange Data Centers please check our locations page