If you use the IXP Manager “Peering Manager” to request peering from Microsoft, this email
will be sent back to info(a)slix.net <mailto:email@example.com>. I’m forwarding it here
so everyone can see their procedure.
Begin forwarded message:
From: Peering-Interconnection <inter-x(a)microsoft.com>
Subject: Automatic reply: [EXTERNAL] [Salt Lake Internet eXchange] Peering Request from
Veracity Networks (ASN29933)
Date: August 2, 2021 at 11:21:56 PM GMT+2
To: Salt Lake Internet eXchange <info(a)slix.net>
To report a live site issue or network outage, please email ioc(a)microsoft.com
<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> or call +1(425) 705-2686 for immediate assistance.
For Exchange Peering requests:
Please review our peering policy at https://www.microsoft.com/peering
and follow the process to request Exchange peering. An Azure account is required with
credit card validation. The credit card validation is only used for our fraud management
system and will not be charged. The Azure resource types used to set up peering are
always-free Azure products, i.e., you are not charged for creating an Azure account or
creating a subscription or accessing the Azure resources PeerAsn and Peering to set up
If this is regarding private peering or any other peering related questions, this email
is monitored during normal business hours and most emails are replied to within 24 hours.
Microsoft encourages companies to build a profile in peeringdb because several of our
internal tools utilize the database for contact and location information. Please keep in
mind that it can take our tool up to 24 hours to see new information in Peeringdb.
Our complete peering details can be viewed at http://as8075.peeringdb.com
Microsoft Interconnection Team.