A dedicated network connection between a company network and CenturyLink Cloud data centers.
Customers who share space with a CenturyLink Cloud co-location partner can establish Ethernet connectivity between our cages and the customer’s infrastructure. Provides a fast, low-latency connection to public cloud services.
Customers with an internal MPLS network mesh that has a supported carrier can easily add a secure connection to one of the CenturyLink Cloud global data centers.
CenturyLink supports fast 1 Gbps or 10 Gbps connections into our cloud platform.
Direct Connect is available in every CenturyLink Cloud data center. Some data centers offer up to 300 distinct carrier options. A full list of carriers is available upon request.
Create a truly private or hybrid cloud experience with CenturyLink by establishing an Ethernet cross-connect or MPLS extension to our cloud platform. Keep your cloud off the public Internet, and avoid the performance penalty, bandwidth limitations and DDoS risks inherent in a public Internet connection.
Leverage a dedicated, private connection for high volume data transfers between sites and avoid slowing down your company’s public Internet connection.
Maintain a hyper low-latency connection for bandwidth-sensitive services running in the CenturyLink Cloud. For example, customers may roll out an enterprise-wide Microsoft Lync deployment on CenturyLink and maintain consistent performance for users on the corporate network.
Redundant, scalable, high speed connectivity bandwidth with "no commit" utility pricing.
Deliver content from a global network of caching servers and improve the user experience of your applications.
Ensure maximum uptime and reliability, the CenturyLink Cloud offers a portfolio of cloud load balancers to meet the unique requirements of your apps.
Create custom DNS zones, provided by industry-leader Dyn, Inc.
Connect networks within a particular data center through the use of configurable firewall policies, and create firewall policies that connect different data centers.
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