XO Communications expands access to Amazon cloud solutions

XO Communications (XO) on Monday said it expanded its access to Amazon Web Services’ cloud computing solutions by adding dedicated connections.

New dedicated connections will support more secure network connectivity for enterprises at speeds ranging from 50 to 500 Mbps.

This expansion of the AWS Direct Connect relationship is an enhancement to existing direct connections at speeds of 1 and 10 Gbps.

Nicola Jackson, vice president, product and marketing at XO Communications, said: “Companies are now looking for reliable, more secure access to cloud resources through direct connections to AWS. Toward achieving that for our customers, XO is helping companies maximize their network investments with cost-effective connections to the cloud.”

Enterprises leveraging AWS along with XO Internet Protocol Virtual Private Network (IP-VPN) technology, to accelerate their cloud strategies. Integrating XO IP-VPN service with dedicated connections to AWS can become part of an enterprise’s secure, virtual private network architecture.

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