Australian Telco Amcom will now offer connections to the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect service.
The new service seeks to address the growing demand for cloud computing facilities and hosted business applications for their Australian customers.
According to a company statement, this further enhances Amcom’s data network and cloud capabilities and offers a high performance and cost-effective network solution to AWS Direct Connect via the Amcom AWS Gateway, from anywhere in Australia.
"With the introduction of these fibre optic interconnections, Amcom customers can achieve speeds of up to 10Gbps, reduce network costs, increase throughput, and deliver more consistent network performance," a company statement said.
Amcom chief executive Clive Stein, said the company’s connection with AWS Direct Connect further reinforced Amcom’s strategy to provide our customers with the flexibility to create a solution in the cloud.
AWS Country Manager ANZ, Ed Lenta said Amcom had a strong commitment to delivering innovative cloud solutions in Australia.
“We are excited to see them support their customers’ growth on AWS.”