About the IXmaps Project

IXmaps is an interactive tool that enables internet users and researchers to study the route(s) that data packets take across the internet, with surveillance and other 'interesting' sites highlighted along the way. It also provides transparency and privacy ratings of Canadian carriers. It has been under development since 2008 with research funding from Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. and the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the funders

IXmaps is affiliated with the New Transparency Project and the Information Policy Research Program at the Faculty of Information, University of Toronto.

Current Project Team
Former Members