Tap into Amazon Web Services Direct Connect with Sohonet

Working in partnership with Amazon, Sohonet has introduced a direct connection to the AWS infrastructure

...including access to S3 storage, EC2 compute and VPC cloud services, further extending the range of services available to the community as an integral part of the Sohonet Value Proposition.

We provide streamlined, secure, high-performance connection to AWS and other major cloud providers through our FastLane service.

The AWS Direct Connect service offers dedicated connectivity at speeds of 50mbit/s up to 10GBit/s providing a flexible and reliable transfer rate to your AWS service, negating the uncertainties of Internet transfer and providing significant savings on data egress charges. Using Sohonet’s expertise in global network connectivity you can connect your remote cloud services to a single site, multiple sites or to multiple AWS services across the globe.

Sohonet’s offering leverages its existing infrastructure to provide a cost-effective solution for all Sohonet clients. Customers can expect a saving in transfer rates of up to 85%, with a flat rate, independent of scale, for all outbound transfers.

AWS services can provide customers with solutions for remote render, transcoding and content delivery with flexible on demand access to remote compute and storage services as and when it is needed.

Currently available in EU, NA West Coast, NA East Coast, and Asia-Pacific.


  • Low Latency
  • Flexibility
  • Cost effective
  • Reliable transfer rates
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Learn more about the AWS Direct Connect program