Access AWS Direct Connect at NEXTDC
Fast, private connections
Optimise your hybrid cloud
Establish a dedicated high-speed connection between your network and Amazon Web Services (AWS) using AWS Direct Connect.
Our M1 Melbourne data centre is one of three Direct Connect locations in Australia, and the only one outside of Sydney.
Use Direct Connect to securely connect your infrastructure to any of your AWS cloud services, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, (EC2), Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3), and Amazon DynamoDB.
If you'd like to learn more about your options to access AWS Direct Connect please contact us.
Learn more about our AXON connectivity platform.
What is AWS Direct Connect?
AWS Direct Connect is a network service provided by AWS that delivers a high-speed, reliable alternative to using the public internet to access your AWS cloud services. Read more on the AWS website.
Where is AWS Direct Connect available?
There are three Direct Connect locations in Australia, the newest POP is located at NEXTDC M1, the only POP outside of Sydney.
How do I connect to AWS Direct Connect?
For customers in NEXTDC M1 you simply order a cross connect for direct access to AWS Direct Connect. For all other locations you can connect to your closest AWS Direct Connect POP using our AXONVX connectivity platform.