Verizon doubles the size of Secure Cloud Interconnect in Asia-Pacific

Nilesh Pritam
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Verizon Enterprise Solutions is nearly doubling the size of its Secure Cloud Interconnect service footprint in the Asia-Pacific region -- adding six locations and two additional cloud providers (HP and Verizon Cloud). In-region, Verizon now offers connections at 12 locations from five cloud providers. The company previously offered access to Amazon (Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo) and Google (Hong Kong, Singapore) and Microsoft (Hong Kong) at six locations. Clients can seamlessly connect, manage and secure their multi-cloud environments. Verizon’s cloud provider footprint in-region includes the following new locations:

  • HP: Singapore, Sydney, Sydney-Aurora
  • Microsoft® Azure™ ExpressRoute® and Microsoft ExpressRoute for Office 365™: Sydney
  • Verizon Cloud: Hong Kong and Melbourne

E-commerce retailer Giosis -- who markets under the name Qoo10 -- uses Secure Cloud Interconnect to connect to Amazon Web Services (AWS) sites in Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney and Los Angeles to display products on its website. Via Secure Cloud Interconnect, Giosis connects the AWS sites to its headquarters in Seoul for back-end processing such as billing, user authentication and data backup. Secure Cloud Interconnect is built on Verizon’s world-class Private IP network that offers any-to-any connectivity of IP, while providing the security and reliability associated with private wide area networking solutions. Using Verizon’s Private IP wireless access feature, Secure Cloud Interconnect is further extended to U.S. users of its world-class 4G LTE service. Available in more than 170 markets around the globe, Private IP delivers scalability, varying classes of service, expansive reach and exceptional service including stringent service level agreements for latency and packet-loss.

Visit Verizon’s networking products site to learn more about Private IP Secure Cloud Interconnect services. For additional details on the global expansion of the Secure Cloud Interconnect service read: Verizon expands Secure Cloud Interconnect service to Latin America, adds sites in Europe and US.