Wednesday, February 8, 2012

tw telecom Offers Direct Connect Service for Amazon Web Service

tw telecom, which now has about 15,000 fiber-connected buildings on its network, has begun offering dedicated Ethernet connectivity to Amazon's AWS Cloud platform. tw telecom's Ethernet services enables customer to increase bandwidth throughput, control latency and access much needed visibility into the network that powers their applications. Connectivity is now being offered up to the 10G level directly to AWS.

AWS Direct Connect enables customers to bypass the Internet and establish dedicated connectivity between AWS and their datacenters and offices with a high-speed, secure carrier Ethernet connection that meets their applications' performance requirements.