Features & Benefits
For companies to stay competitive in an increasingly always-on, digital world, IT departments need cloud networks built for agility and resiliency to be able to deliver value for the business.
With CTA’s Elastic Connection Platform, network teams get the confidence they need from key cloud nodes in the network so application response times stay snappy, bandwidth is being properly utilized and any failures or outages are avoided or quickly repaired.
Cost-effective way to reduce CAPEX without additional hardware investments needed and lower OPEX with SLA-backed reliability and performance, streamlined provisioning & pay-as-you-go monthly billing plans.
Scalability from 2M to 10G on ECP connections as requirements change, and extend VLANs to the cloud as needed to accommodate new sites or application workloads.
Fast delivery from 24 hours to turn up cloud-to-cloud connections (within ECP direct connect network), 3-7 working days for DC-to-cloud (within ECP direct connect network), 20-30 working days for on-prem-to-cloud deployments (if a local loop is required).
Extensive coverage and topology options from P2P, Hub and Spoke, Full mesh (Any-to-Any) with reach across 40 key cloud IPX metros globally, including Equinix Cloud Exchange data centers in 22 metros.
Trusted reliability and protection with end-to-end SLAs available.
Increased visibility with end-to-end real time monitoring as a default service.
Flexibility with either layer 2 and layer 3 connection architecture options to support multi-region, hybrid cloud environments.
Performance benefits from avoiding the public internet in China, and having automated failover on redundant connections as a part of the base service.