Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute provides high-performance, private connections between your IT environment and Microsoft Azure, a cloud service used by 57% of the Fortune 500. Available through Equinix in locations on five continents, Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute offers greater security than typical cloud connections and enables your company to build hybrid cloud environments with enterprise-grade control and reliability.
Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute provides a private, dedicated, high-throughput network connection between Microsoft Azure data centers and on-premises IT environments. ExpressRoute connections bypass the public Internet and offer more reliability, faster speeds, lower latencies and higher security. ExpressRoute connections that transfer data between on-premises and Azure can also yield significant cost benefits.
Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute is currently available for public preview at Equinix. If you’d like to be considered for this early adopter program, contact your account manager or use the Contact Me button below and an Equinix representative with be in touch.
The Starter Kit for Microsoft Azure provides businesses with high- speed, direct access to Microsoft Azure via Carpathia-managed platforms located in Equinix IBX data centers, for a high performance hybrid cloud solution based on Microsoft’s Cloud OS architecture.
With Equinix Private Access and Azure ExpressRoute, you can treat Azure instances as part of your data center LAN, allowing full integration between cloud services and your internal applications.
Frequently asked questions regarding Equinix and Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute.