Megaport launches services in Europe

Megaport Limited (ASX:MP1) has signed an agreement to acquire Berlin, Germany´s Internet exchange operator PEERING GmbH, which operates under the brand ECIX, the company said.

ECIX provides services to over 180 customers throughout its 30 points of presence within Germany.

Megaport announced the acquisition of OM-NIX, based in Sofia, Bulgaria. OM-NIX is a carrier-grade pan-European network services provider with access to key interconnection facilities throughout Europe. Combined, the acquisitions represent 48 European sites.

Megaport is a provider of elastic interconnection services, using software defined networking to enable customers to connect networks to other services across the Megaport fabric.