Using AWS Direct Connect, you can establish direct, private network connections between your campus, data centre, or colocation environment and the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud over AARNet. This solution can reduce network costs, move data faster, and provide you with a more consistent network experience than internet-based connections.
As a validated AWS network partner, AARNet provides enhanced interconnect monitoring and is authorised to provision capacities greater than 500 Mbps.
Provides a consistent network experience for accessing the business-critical applications and digital tools your staff, students, faculty and researchers rely on.
Choice of high-performing options for connecting your campus, data centre or colocation environment with AWS. We help you choose the right solution to match your needs.
Leverages existing AARNet infrastructure, which can reduce network costs. Traffic is on-net and unmetered for AARNet customers. (AWS data charges may apply)
As a validated AWS Service Delivery Partner, AARNet offers the full range of connectivity options to AWS at Equinix SY3 and Global Switch SY6 Data Centres in Sydney. Our team of connectivity experts can help you choose the option that's right for you.
For a Private Connection, AARNet does not charge for traffic. (AWS egress charges may apply)
For the IPSec VPN option, traffic is on-net and un-metered for AARNet customers.
AWS is committed to making it easier for researchers to use its services by waiving data egress fees for qualified researchers and academic customers. (Conditions and limits apply to this offer and customers are advised to confirm pricing directly with AWS)