Easy to manage, high bandwidth, private, network connectivity is essential for large enterprises. That’s why today we’re announcing Dedicated Interconnect, a new way to connect to Google Cloud and access the world’s largest cloud network.
Dedicated Interconnect lets you establish a private network connection directly to Google Cloud Platform (GCP) through one of our Dedicated Interconnect locations. Dedicated Interconnect also offers increased throughput and even a potential reduction in network costs.
Companies with data and latency-sensitive services, such as Metamarkets, a real-time analytics firm, benefit from Dedicated Interconnect.
"Accessing GCP with high bandwidth, low latency, and consistent network connectivity is critical for our business objectives. Google's Dedicated Interconnect allows us to successfully achieve higher reliability, higher throughput and lower latency while reducing the total cost of ownership by more than 60%, compared to solutions over the public internet.”
– Nhan Phan, VP of Engineering at Metamarkets
Dedicated Interconnect enables you to extend the corporate datacenter network and RFC 1918 IP space into Google Cloud as part of a hybrid cloud deployment. If you work with large or real-time data sets, Dedicated Interconnect can also help you control how that data is routed.
Dedicated Interconnect featuresWith Dedicated Interconnect you get a direct connection to GCP VPC networks with connectivity to internal IP addresses in RFC 1918 address space. It’s available in 10 gigabits per second (Gb/s) increments, and you can select from 1 to 8 circuits from the Cloud Console.
documentation for details on how to achieve these SLAs.
Dedicated Interconnect is available today in many locations — with more coming soon. This means you can connect to Google’s network from almost anywhere in the world. For a full list of locations, visit the Dedicated Interconnect locations page. Note that many locations offer service from more than one facility.
Is Dedicated Interconnect right for you?
Here’s a simple decision tree that can help you determine whether Dedicated Interconnect is right for your organization