Epsilon Expands its Partner Ecosystem with On-demand Connectivity to Alibaba Cloud
Epsilon provides its Network and Communication Service Provider partners with on-demand dedicated access to Alibaba Cloud via Express Connect
Singapore, 26 September 2018 – Epsilon, a privately-owned global communications service provider, has joined the Alibaba Cloud Partner Network to deliver on-demand private connectivity to one of the world’s fastest growing Cloud platforms. Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of the Alibaba Group, is connected to the Infiny by Epsilon on-demand connectivity platform across multiple data centre locations in Asia, Europe and North America.
Epsilon’s partners gain a direct link into the world’s largest Cloud ecosystems. With the click-of-a-button, they can directly interconnect with leading service Cloud service providers including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and now Alibaba Cloud.
Leased line connections established via Express Connect allows Epsilon customers to activate high-speed, dedicated connectivity to guarantee the stability and reliability of communications and services activated within the platform. It also offers a strong level of security as all data is transmitted via private infrastructure, with no risk of being exposed to the Internet.
Alibaba Cloud was founded in September 2009 and is now China’s largest public Cloud service provider. Alibaba Cloud was also ranked a top three cloud services provider globally in the newly published market Share Analysis: IaaS and IUS, Worldwide, 2017 report issued by Gartner. Its high performance, elastic Cloud computing platform is supported by an advanced network of 49 availability zones across 18 economic centres globally.
General Manager at Alibaba Cloud EMEA
Infiny is a Software-Defined Networking (SDN) platform that gives users on-demand connectivity across Epsilon’s Global Interconnect Fabric which includes more than 600 Service Providers, Cloud Service Providers and Internet Exchanges (IXs). It offers partners a web portal and API-enabled approach to global connectivity that delivers flexible, scalable and high-performance networking from a single unified platform.