Further contributing to the quick exchange of data, is the Amsterdam Internet Exchange (AMS-IX). AMS-IX is one of the world’s largest internet exchanges and has made Amsterdam one of the most digitally connected cities in Europe. For more than 25 years, AMS-IX has ensured that internet service providers, telecom companies and cloud providers route their global traffic in an efficient, secure and stable way. Between AMS-IX and NL-IX, ranked 6th in Europe, the Netherlands provides the connectivity that powers everything from global businesses to our everyday lives.
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Where emerging technologies blossom
Looking beyond the needs of today, the Netherlands is home to world-class knowledge institutions that are researching and developing the technology solutions of tomorrow. One example is Delft University of Technology, where researchers are advancing IoT, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence.
For those looking to break the mould in emerging technology fields, the Netherlands is the ideal location. The world’s largest AI research network CLAIRE opened in The Hague in 2019– an investment in research, technology and innovation related to AI. Recent research by research firm Berenschot demonstrates a strong presence of mission-based AI companies in greater Rotterdam – The Hague, offering AI solutions for the leading industries in our region: life sciences and health, horticulture and port & logistics.