EquinixLogoEquinix, announced on Friday that they are expanding their AWS Direct Connect services to Seattle Data centers, SE2 and SE3.

Equinix customers can now access AWS Direct Connect Services in six locations around the world. AWS Direct Connect lets its customers connect their infrastructure to Amazon Web Services directly. Customers will be able to establish a private network connection which can lower costs, increate throughput and deliver a more consistent network performance compared to what a public internet can.

Equinix customers can also use AWS Direct Conntect to access AWS GovCLoud from all existing AWS Direct Connections in North America.

AWS GovCloud is designed to allow US government agencies and customers to move workloads into the cloud by addressing specific regulatory and compliance requirements.

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