the distributed exchange is a multi datacenter & interconnected Internet Exchange Point (IXP) aimed at ISPs and newcomers wanting to exchange traffic between each other.

Joining requirements:
-Have a valid public ASN
-Have up-to-date PeeringDB information (preferably)
-Have up-to-date RIR Whois information
-Only send traffic to destinations advertised by BGP on the Peering LAN
-Does not send any multicast (except ARP/IPv6 ND) packets
-Will not advertise the GlobalIXP addressing space outside of the FogIXP infrastructure.
-Will not abuse the Peering LAN for commercial services.
-Will not tunnel out the peering port or peering lan.

-Until further notice 1GbE ports are free of cost.
-For physical connections, bring your own optic or DAC, GlobalIXP does not cover the cost for the crossconnect.
-GlobalIXP is also avilable on iFog Colocation, Dedicated and VMs.

How to connect? - Open a request at a host providing the peering LAN.