Amazon Web Services Direct Connect enables a direct network connection into Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) within AWS.
In many cases, this can reduce a customer's network costs, increase bandwidth throughput, and provide a more consistent network experience than Internet-based connections.
AARNet provides network connectivity to AWS at:
- Equinix SY3 Data Centre in Sydney
- Global Switch Data Centre in Sydney
There are 2 main ways that AARNet can connect a customer to their AWS Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs):
Take advantage of AARNet’s peering relationship with AWS, by simply establishing an IPSec VPN between your equipment and AWS VPC.
Private Connections to AWS
- AARNet Layer-2 VPNs
- AARNet Layer-3 VPNs
- Direct Ethernet point-to-point transmission (1Gbps or 10Gbps circuits)