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11.01.2021

The latest issue of the NIX.CZ Newsletter has been published

The new issue of the NIX.CZ newsletter brings information on important personnel changes which occurred in recent months. Worth reading is also the information on the technological upgrade  at NIX.CZ . The newsletter also offers an overview of networks connected to the exchange in 2020 and a report on the re-establishment of the Legal working group.

22.12.2020

All three candidates succeeded in the elections to the Board of Directors of NIX.CZ, Jiří Lešek became the new Vice-Chairman

By electronic voting the members of the NIX.CZ association have re-elected the members of the Board of Directors: Ondřej Filip, Jiří Lešek and Milan Švácha remain in their post after the end of the year.

At yesterday's meeting of the Board of Directors, the Board members decided on the question of leadership of this governing body for the forthcoming period. Ondřej Filip will be the chair,  Jiří Lešek will be his deputy.

04.11.2020

Ondřej Filip from NIX.CZ was elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of EURO-IX

Ondřej Filip, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Czech peering node, NIX.CZ, was re-elected to the management of the European Internet Exchange Association (EURO-IX) last week. Ondřej Filip will not only be a member of the board for the next two years, but he will also participate in the management of this prestigious international organisation as its chairman.
 
"I see the election to the Board of Directors of EURO-IX as an award for my work for the community of European peering nodes. I am glad that the members of EURO-IX perceive my work in the leadership of this organization as beneficial and that I can continue my mission at EURO-IX. My goal will be to continue to support activities that will lead to the development of European peering exchanges and the industry as a whole, "said Ondřej Filip about his re-election to the EURO-IX Board of Directors.

The mission of EURO-IX is to support, develop, strengthen and improve the Internet Exchange Point (IXP) community. This involves the coordination of technical standards, development of common procedures, sharing and publishing of statistics and other useful information.

14.09.2020

Note: System Upgrade

On Wednesday, September 16, due to maintenance of our systems, the nix.cz and nix.sk websites may be out of order between 12 and 1:30 p.m. Peering services will not be affected by this planned upgrade. Thank you for your understanding.

 
04.09.2020

Jaromír Novák strengthens the team of the Czech neutral peering node, NIX.CZ

Jaromír Novák became a partner for regulatory affairs of the Czech neutral interconnection node NIX.CZ. In the association, he will be responsible for monitoring and analyzing changes in legislation that affect members of the NIX.CZ association.

"Jaromír Novák joined the CZ.NIC association in April 2020, and since a number of topics overlap with the activities of NIX.CZ, I am glad that we have agreed on a cooperation in our association as well," said Adam Golecký, Executive Director of the NIX.CZ Association.

 

Jaromír Novák graduated from the Faculty of Law of Masaryk University in Brno and the Faculty of Information Management at the University of Hradec Králové. In the autumn of 2012, he was appointed a member of the Czech Teleccommunication Office (ČTU) by the Government of the Czech Republic, who he was until May of the following year, when he became the Chairman of the ČTU Council. Jaromír Novák resigned from the position of Chairman and Member of the ČTU Council in January 2020.