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Netnod - working at core of the Internet

Netnod is a non-profit, neutral and independent Internet infrastructure organisation based in Sweden. With more than 20 years of experience at the core of the Internet, Netnod has the established expertise for providing critical infrastructure support, ranging from DNS services and root server operations to Internet exchange points (IXPs) and activities for the good of the Internet.

Netnod’s IXPs

Netnod operates six IXPs throughout Sweden and Denmark where Internet operators connect and exchange traffic with some of the biggest transit providers in the world. The Netnod IX is the largest in Scandinavia and has the highest traffic per peer in Europe.

DNS Services

Netnod also manages a variety of DNS services providing anycast and unicast slave service to Top Level Domains (TLDs) and select partners. With an anycast network offering an industry-leading server footprint, Netnod is the provider of choice for some of the largest TLDs in the world.  

I-root and working for the good of the Internet

Since 2000, Netnod has operated, one of the 13 DNS root name servers and a critical part of the Internet’s infrastructure. This is one of a range of important activities that Netnod performs for the good of the Internet. These also include operating high-performance Network Time Protocol (NTP) servers to ensure that the Swedish time scale is distributed accurately throughout the country. 

Community involvement

Netnod plays an active role in the global Internet community and has built strong relationships with many internet-related regional and global organisations. We work with a range of industry partners throughout the world to ensure a stable, well-functioning Internet. 

Netnod’s history

More information about Netnod’s 20 year history at the core of the Internet is available here.

Netnod organisation
A dedicated team

About Netnod
Netnod is an active contributor in the Internet community. We see it as part of our mission to work for the "Good of the Internet", and we believe in working together with the Internet community for this purpose.

About Netnod
Netnod is actively involved in the Internet community as part of Netnod’s mission to work for the Good of the Internet. Netnod has built partnerships with many national, regional and international organisations in areas of common interests.
Value adding IX services
Basic facts for peering

20 Dec 2016
RASCOM (AS20764) has joined the Netnod Reach partner program to provide remote peering in Sweden to its many customers from Russia and Eastern Europe. As an official Netnod Reach partner, RASCOM can engage clients at any point of presence on its network and resell peering ports to Sweden’s leading Internet Exchange.

9 Dec 2016
Netnod is looking for a Global Account Manager to continue our growth in IX and DNS. You will work with the whole Netnod service portfolio with the main focus on our DNS services. You will be responsible for our existing TLD customers and partners as well as the responsibility to find new business opportunities with existing and new customers. At Netnod you will be part of a small sales team and collaborate with other parts of the organization.

20 Oct 2016
The Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation in the Swedish Government has asked for comments on the by EU Commission Proposed Directive establishing the European Electronic Communications Code. Netnod has sent in comments (in Swedish).
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