Expand Beyond Your Data Center
Metro Connect offers point-to-point connectivity between facilities within the same metro area, giving you the ability to link multiple deployments and reach additional provider ecosystems outside the walls of your primary data center. You can access all the interconnection available in your metro, not just one data center.
- Digital Realty’s metro networks are deployed with diverse paths for full redundancy and reliability
- A variety of bandwidth offerings ensures flexibility and efficiency
- Connectivity to expanded ecosystems and a full range of service providers
Benefits of Metro Connect
Reach provider ecosystems beyond your primary data center
Scale your data center footprint and establish connectivity between your deployments
Expand your data center option without compromising your cloud and network connectivity needs by choosing facilities connected to premium Internet Gateways
One-stop shop for tiered data center architecture supporting multiple facets of your infrastructure connected together
Metro Connect provides a point-to-point connectivity service between two facilities within the same metro area. The service may be provided by either Layer 1 or Layer 2 technologies. A variety of protection and diversity options are available through our expansive fiber metro networks.
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