Entries by Kellie Ireland

20 years of WA-IX

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the WA-IX network. We’ve grown a lot in the last two decades. We’d love to un earth some of the stories from the beginnings of the network and of the Association. Were you around in the beginning? If you have some memories to share please get in touch.

Scam Research Survey Calls

Members of the public have contacted us reporting they have received phone calls claiming to be research surveys conducted by the Internet Association of Australia. The Association is not conducting any phone surveys and is not making direct contact with members of the public. We encourage anyone receiving these calls to hang up and report […]

IX Australia expands SA-IX Peering Points

The Internet Association of Australia Inc (IAA) is pleased to announce the continued growth of the network with new Points of Presence (PoP) launching in South Australia. Two peering points have been lit up on SA-IX in YourDC, Hawthorn and Edinburgh Parks, bringing the network to 31 PoPs nationally. SA-IX is a carrier-neutral peering exchange […]

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We’re looking for a new team member

Could it be you? Or perhaps someone you know? We’re looking for a full time, full-stack developer to to join our team and take the lead on maintaining and developing our member services.They must share our passion for the Internet community and be willing to help us shape the industry. We are looking for someone based in […]

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IX Australia lights up in Colocity

The Internet Association of Australia Inc (IAA) and Colocity are pleased to announce the addition of the Colocity Adelaide DC3 data centre to the South Australian Internet Exchange fabric (SA-IX). SA-IX is a carrier-neutral peering exchange service, part of the highly successful IX Australia network. IX Australia is the only not-for-profit and carrier-neutral Internet Exchange […]

Notice of Special General Meeting

The  consultation period for feedback on the proposed changes to the Association Rules has now closed.  The Executive Committee of the Association have now called for a Special General Meeting to be held.  Special General Meeting Monday 23rd January 2017 5.30pm, for a 6.00pm start Wolf Lane Rear 321 Murray Street Perth The Special General Meeting […]

Proposed Changes to Association Rules

The Internet Association of Australia Inc. (IAA) operates in accordance with the rules of its Constitution that have been in place for a number of years. Those rules address matters such as eligibility for membership, the composition of the Executive Committee, voting at meetings of the IAA and certain other matters concerning the administration of […]

21 Today

Today marks 21 years since the Association began. Beginning in Western Australia the association was instrumental in the growth of the internet in the Perth. In 2012 our services expanded nationally, and 2016 saw the change to our new name, the Internet Association of Australia Inc. and we are now proud to represent members from […]

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ACCC and IAA industry consultation

In August 2016, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) commenced a market study into the communications sector. The Internet Association of Australia has been approached by the ACCC to provide a better understanding of network interconnect topology and the associated market place in Australia. As part of this process we would like to invite our members […]

Join us for networking drinks in July

THE INTERNET ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA TOGETHER WITH IX AUSTRALIA
AND EXTREME NETWORKS INVITE YOU
TO JOIN US FOR A FREE NETWORKING EVENT We are excited to join with our switching partner Extreme Networks to host a series of networking events across the country. This is a great opportunity to meet our members socially, to get to know you all and […]