Peering Service

Traffic to major sites such as Google, YouTube and Facebook accounts for, on average, 60% of an organization's commercial internet use.

Cybera’s peering service offers a direct link to these and other popular sites, improving efficiencies in internet traffic.

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The cost

As of May 1, 2016, the administrative fee for the Peering Service will be based on the number of full-time equivalent (FTE) students or employees of the member organization:

  • Less than 1,000 FTE — $50/month
  • 1,001 – 10,000 FTE — $100/month
  • More than 10,001 FTE — $500/month

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Membership requirements

The Peering Service is only available to educational and not-for-profit organizations in Alberta that are members of Cybera. Find out more about becoming a Cybera member.

What does peering provide?

  • Lowered internet costs for those connected, particularly when combined with the Internet Buying Group.
  • Increased efficiency in Alberta's public and not-for-profit sectors.
  • Unmetered access, with no bandwidth limitations.

Ready to get started? Contact Cybera's membership team