technical guide

How to connect to Amazon Web Services via DE-CIX DirectCLOUD

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DE-CIX's Cloud Exchange service DirectCLOUD provides private access to cloud service providers like AWS just via a VLAN. In order to help our customers to get the most out of our services, we assists certified partners, amongst others, with technical guidebooks for the most important clouds.

This guide provides an overview of the benefits of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud and introduces the relevant services that make up the platform. It serves as a quick product guide and informative booklet for directly connecting to AWS via DE-CIX’s DirectCLOUD service, helping you to understand what AWS can offer your business and the technical and commercial integration possible for creating your own product offerings. 

In the guide you will learn about:

  • terminology
  • technical configurations
  • setup for backup and redundancy
  • business model, ordering workflows
  • processes involved with connecting customer to AWS

The guide can also be useful in communicating the setup and benefits of connecting to AWS directly to end-customers who wish to understand more granular details of your own solutions.

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