The Paducah Internet Exchange relies on sponsors and donations to run, the following have donated networking equipment, colocation space, and other resources to the Paducah Internet Exchange:

Platinum Sponsors

Quad State Internet

Quad State Internet has donated switching systems, transit, and is working on securing more Layer 2 access to other service providers in the region.

The Fire Horn, Inc.

The Fire Horn, Inc. has donated colocation space, virtual machine hosting, and IP Address space to Paducah IX.

Instruction, Inc.

Instruction, Inc. has offered access to its Learning and Design Center, and has also pledged significant resources to allow for the allocation of educational and virtual learning resources to the exchange.

Interested in sponsoring the exchange? Contact us at and we’ll share our wish list with you!