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The Danish Network Operators Group (DKNOG) association was founded in Copenhagen, Denmark in 2009.

The goal of DKNOG is to facilitate the spreading of information among technical staff from network operators located primarily in Denmark and also in its neighboring countries. This is currently achieved by:

  • Organizing a yearly conference that attracts more than 120 network professionals
  • Running the IRC channel #dknog on
  • Running a Facebook page, a Twitter account and a LinkedIn group
  • Organizing informal social events


Platinum Sponsor

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Netnod is a non-profit Internet infrastructure organisation managing Internet exchange points (IXPs) in five cities in Sweden. In addition, Netnod offers DNS anycast & unicast slave services to TLDs and Partners worldwide who would like to resell DNS to their enterprise customers. Netnod is also the proud operator of, one of 13 logical DNS root name servers in the world.


Gold Sponsor

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Hilco Streambank is a leading IPv4 broker in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions. For large or complex IPv4 transactions, our IPv4 team will arrange and negotiate direct transactions between buyers and sellers looking for custom solutions. For parties looking to take advantage of a new simplified process, provides a great way to quickly and efficiently get the resources you need. Check out to view previous sale prices.


Silver Sponsors

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Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 75 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.


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Twitch is the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers. Each month, more than 100 million community members gather to watch and talk about video games with more than 1.7 million broadcasters. Twitch’s live and video on demand platform caters to the entire video game industry, including game developers, publishers, media outlets, events, casual content creators and the entire eSports scene.


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Kentik is a traffic intelligence company that offers the industry’s first purpose-built big data SaaS that turns huge volumes of NetFlow, BGP and other network data into actionable insights. Kentik stores 90 days of instantly accessible, online raw flow records. We also perform ad hoc traffic analysis at scale, detect DDoS, and provide powerful BGP peering analytics visualisations.


Supporting Sponsors

TI Sparkle Logo

Sparkle is a leading global service provider offering full range of IP, Data, Cloud, Data Center, Mobile Data and Voice solutions designed to meet the ever changing needs of Fixed and Mobile Operators, ISPs, OTTs, Media & Content Players, Application Service Providers and Multinational Corporations.

Thanks to a state-of-the-art advanced global backbone of around 570.000 km of fiber and through an extensive worldwide commercial presence distributed over 37 countries, Sparkle ranks #9 globally for voice traffic while #7 worldwide for IP.

Through a rich portfolio of services, a state-of the-art network based on the latest technologies, a globally distributed sales force and advanced customer care capabilities, Sparkle is able to fulfil its mission of providing customers with top performing and tailored solutions worldwide.

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DK Hostmaster Logo

DK Hostmaster is the registry for the .dk ccTLD. There are currently over 1.3 million active domains and thousands of new .dk domain names are registered every year.

DK Hostmaster’s main purpose is to administrate details about name servers, registrants, etc., and to assist registrants in managing their domain.

In addition, DK Hostmaster maintains the DNS infrastructure of the DK zone and takes an active role in promoting the adoption of new technologies like IPv6 and DNSSEC.


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TDC is the leading provider of capacity in the Nordic region. We have an unparalleled infrastructure base with a unique mix of all technologies.

Use TDC for WDM, L2 or L3 as a gateway to or a backbone through the Nordic region.

Our unique one-stop-shop provides you with less administration, less time spent on supplier negotiation and communication, local presence and expertise, your own account team, and one help desk.

We provide 80% demographic coverage of business areas, the best in the Nordic region: 26,400 km of fibre networks in Norway, Sweden and 40,000 km in Denmark.


NLix Logo

With over 500 members connected and peak traffic at 1.5Tbps, NL-ix is the 5th largest Internet exchange in the world. By interconnecting over 90 carrier neutral data centres in 13 European countries with a fully meshed low latency network, we enable our members to peer and exchange Internet traffic with all other connected members anywhere in Europe, whilst decreasing bandwidth costs and improving network performance.



The Internet Society is the trusted independent source for Internet information and thought leadership around the world. It is also the organizational home for the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). With its principled vision, substantial technological foundation and its global presence, the Internet Society promotes open dialogue on Internet policy, technology, and future development among users, companies, governments, and other organizations. Working with its members and Chapters around the world, the Internet Society enables the continued evolution and growth of the Internet for everyone.


Connectivity Sponsor

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GlobalConnect offers a wide range of products and services: Fibre, transmission, internet solutions, data center solutions, voice and cloud solutions. We are Denmark’s leading alternative provider of solutions for efficient and secure data networking, housing, and cloud services. We cover Denmark, Northern Germany and parts of Sweden with more than 13,000 km of high-speed optical fibre and 13,000 m2 data centres. A significant part of all Danish Internet passes through GlobalConnect’s network.