Cloud Architectures with AWS Direct Connect (ARC304) | AWS re:Invent 2013
Modern IT is embracing hybrid cloud as part of their overall IT strategy. AWS Direct Connect provides a critical tool for ingesting web scale data or leveraging custom appliances and legacy applications. This talk discusses the unique benefits of using Direct Connect to reduce cost, increase bandwidth, and provide a more consistent network experience between on-premises resources and the cloud. It details the components, requirements, and configuration options.